Augusta Chronicle Bicentennial Edition

Augusta Chronicle Bicentennial Edition

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Augusta Chronicle Bicentennial Edition
Dates: 1985 May 12
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (1 oversized box)
Coll. Number: ms2569

Biographical/Historical Note

"The Augusta Chronicle celebrates its 220th birthday Aug. 30, 2005, an age that allows it to call itself "The South's Oldest Newspaper." The Chronicle began as the weekly Augusta Gazette in 1785" -- "Augusta Chronicle." Morris Publishing Group.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the Augusta Chronicle Bicentennial Edition. It is contained in plastic and is the entire newspaper for May 12, 1985.


Index Terms

Augusta chronicle (Augusta, Ga. : 1885)--History.
Correspondence.
Newspapers--Georgia--Augusta.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Augusta Chronicle, bicentennial edition, 1985 May 12. MS 2569. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS Box
1Newspaper