• Heritage Unit News September 2019

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 9/19/2019)
      Greenblatt Library: The IMB 1620 was the first electronic computer used by the Augusta University Health Sciences Campus in 1962. Reese Library: A portrait by photographer Lewis Hanes of a group of young workers at Enterprise Mill in Augusta, Georgia.
    • Heritage Unit News September 2018

      Renee Sharrock; Kara Flynn; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 9/18/2018)
      Greenblatt Library: Medicos was the name of the MCG's football team in the early 20th century. Reese Library: 19 and 20 century photographs of the Augusta area.
    • Heritage Unit News August 2019

      Miranda Christy; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; university Libraries (Augusta University, 8/15/2019)
      Reese Library's Special Collections MSS 025 (Cumming family correspondence) contains letters written by Thomas Cumming that date as far back as 1794. Greenblatt Library: Curtis G. Hames, Sr., M.D. was a native and life-long resident of Claxton, Georgia. He graduated from the Medical College of Georgia in 1944.
    • Heritage Unit News August 2018

      Kare Flynn; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; university Libraries (Augusta University, 8/15/2018)
      Reese Library: William Fleming Papers. Greenblatt Library: Joseph Eve Allen Papers.
    • Heritage Unit News July 2020

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; university Libraries (Augusta University, 7/9/2020)
      Greenblatt Library: A Manual: Obstetrics by A.F.A. King, MD, published in 1889. The book belonged to Robert L. Miller, MD, who graduated from MCG in 1891. Reese Library: Rare copies of classic works of poetry and prose, such as John Milton's Paradise Lost.
    • 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.
    • Heritage Unit News April 2019

      Kare Flynn; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; University Libraries (Augusta University, 4/18/2019)
      Reese Library: General Library includes the collection IA.15.01.02.005, Reese Library photograph albums, 1976-2006 Greenblatt Library: RG13 Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library.
    • Heritage Unit News April 2018

      Kare Flynn; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; university Libraries (Augusta University, 4/17/2018)
      At both Reese Library's Special Collections and Institutional Archives and at and Greenblatt Library's Historical Collections and Archives, the records of the University are arranged by "record groups." This allows us to group similar records together, and to highlight sub groups within our larger record groups. Each record group is assigned a prefix, and a set of numbers.
    • Heritage Unit News April 2020

      Miranda Christy; Renee Sharrock; Special Collections; Historical Collections & Archives; University Libraries (Augusta University, 4/14/2020)
      Reese Library: Our institutional archives at Reese Library hold records related to the Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Within that collection (IA.01.001.002) are papers written for the classes of prolific historian Dr. Edward J. Cashin. Greenblatt Library: The record group RG04.02: Commencements consists of commencement programs and invitations for the legacy institution of the Health Sciences Campus. The earliest printed program in this collection is from 1845.
    • Heritage Unit News March 2018

      Renee Sharrock; Kara Flynn; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 3/15/2018)
      Reese Library: Ethel Turner Seago Welles photographs, dating to the 1890s-1920s, which features a number of portrait photographs and family photographs from local Augusta families. Greenblatt Library:Newton Building and the Old University Hospital.
    • Heritage Unit News March 2019

      Renee Sharrock; Kara Flynn; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 3/14/2019)
      Greenblatt Library: Photographs and RG18.02 Slides include images of current buildings and former campus buildings that are no longer standing. Reese Library: MSS 411, the Fred Parker Farrar glass plate negatives
    • Heritage Unit News March 2020

      Renee Sharrock; Miranda Christy; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections; University Libraries (Augusta University, 3/13/2020)
      Greenblatt Library: Photograph of the former Faculty Pavilion that once stood where today's Critical Care Center stands as part of the Augusta University Medical Center. Reese Library: Part of the J. Louis Sayre personal papers (ARCHS 128), a collection dedicated to an Augusta musician and music teacher, is the photograph of the Augusta Community Orchestra, 1919, Directed by J. Louis Sayre.
    • Heritage Unit News October 2020

      Sharrock, Renee; Christy, Maranda; Augusta University Libraries; University Libraries; Historical Collections & Archives; Special Collections (Augusta University, 2020-10-15)
      Greenblatt Library: The university record group RG07 - Medical College of Georgia. Reese Library: The ephemera record group of miscellaneous records.