• Heritage Unit News July 2019

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 7/18/2019)
      Greenblatt Library: The book, Interesting Chemical Exercises in Qualitative Analysis for Ordinary Schools is by George W. Rains and published in 1880. Reese Library: An etiquette book entitled The Operative's Friend, and Defense: or Hints to Young Ladies, who are Dependent on Their Own Exertions by Rev. James Porter.
    • Heritage Unit News July 2018

      Renee Sharrock; Kara Flynn; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; university Libraries (Augusta University, 7/17/2018)
      Greenblatt Library: Four sets of multi-volume stereoscopic anatomy books: Simpson, G., Burnet, D., & Stanton A. Friedberg, M.D. (1900). The Edinburgh stereoscopic atlas of obstetrics. New York: Imperial Pub., 373 Fourth Ave, The Edinburgh stereoscopic atlas of anatomy. (1906). Edinburgh: T.C. & E.C. Jack, Kelly, H. (1908). Stereo-clinic. Troy, N.Y.: Southworth, and Oatman, E. (1926). Diagnostics of the fundus oculi. Troy, N.Y.: Southworth. Reese Library: The laws of etiquette: or, Short rules and reflections for conduct in society, and is authored by "a gentleman."
    • Heritage Unit News June 2020

      Miranda Christy; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; University Libraries (Augusta University, 6/17/2020)
      Reese Library: One such object is a small bell which was given as a gift to attendees of the inauguration of Augusta University President Brooks A. Keel in April 2016. Greenblatt Library: A collection of pacemakers, implantable defibrillators (ICD), and patient transmitters in 1997.
    • Heritage Unit News June 2018

      Kare Flynn; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; University Libraries (Augusta University, 6/15/2018)
      Reese Library: A seemingly plain wooden box that came to Reese Library as part of the Dillard and Vawter family papers. Greenblatt Library: The Sanborn Company's Twin Viso Recorder.
    • Heritage Unit News June 2019

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 6/13/2019)
      Reese Library: a World War I Troop K military patch, which is a part of the Bailie family collections (MSS 001). Greenblatt Library: The Hamilton Manometer enabled Dr. Hamilton, Dr. Harry T. Harper, Jr., and Dr. Robert A. Woodbury to produce the first print recording ever made of blood pressure pulses in a human on January 30, 1935.
    • Heritage Unit News May 2019

      Kare Flynn; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; University Libraries (Augusta University, 5/16/2019)
      Greenblatt Library: The Proceedings began in January 1951 and published quarterly by the MCG faculty. Reese Library: "A Guidebook to Augusta for the Handicapped." Published in 1967 by the Junior League of Augusta, this guidebook provides people with disabilities living in the Augusta area with information and instructions on how to access various public spaces, including: banks, cultural facilities, educational institutions, hotels, office buildings, religious institutions, and various public services.
    • Heritage Unit News May 2020

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 5/15/2020)
      Greenblatt Library: One of the smallest publication collections housed in the Historical Collections and Archives is The Medical Collegian. Reese Library: "Building Augusta and the central Savannah River area," one of several books published by the Augusta Chamber of Commerce available in Special Collections & Institutional Archives at Reese Library.
    • Heritage Unit News May 2018

      Renee Sharrock; Kara Flynn; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 5/15/2018)
      Greenblatt Library: The Cadaver, a student-produced newspaper, was published in May of 1946. Reese Library: The Augusta Symphony Orchestra season programs, which date back to 1961.