Archive for the ‘Digital Library of Georgia’ Category

“Integrated in All Respects”

Thursday, May 17th, 2007 - Richard B. Russell Library

Ed Friend's Highlander Folk School Films The Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies and the Digital Library of Georgia are pleased to announce that Ed Friend's historic Highlander film is now accessible online via the Digital Library of Georgia. "Integrated in All Respects" consists of Ed ...

UGA Centennial Alumni Catalog (1901) now online

Wednesday, January 24th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

The Digital Library of Georgia and the Hargrett Rare Books & Manuscripts Library are pleased to announce the availability of a new online resource: University of Georgia Centennial Alumni Catalog, 1901. In 1901, to celebrate 100 years of classes at the Athens campus, the University of Georgia assembled the Centennial ...

Athens Woman’s Club historical documents online

Friday, November 17th, 2006 - UGA Libraries

For Our Mutual Benefit: The Athens Woman's Club and Social Reform, 1912-1920. http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/athenswomansclub/ For Our Mutual Benefit consists of a minute book, covering the years 1912-1920, from the Athens Woman's Club collection housed in the Heritage Room of the Athens-Clarke County Library that documents the social, philanthropic and reform activities of the ...

Online exhibit: Beauty in Stone

Thursday, November 9th, 2006 - UGA Libraries

The Digital Library of Georgia, the Pickens County Library of the Sequoyah Regional Library System, the Marble Valley Historical Society, the Georgia Archives, and the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection are pleased to announce the availability of a new online resource: Beauty in Stone: The Industrial ...

Round-up of recent additions to GALILEO

Tuesday, November 8th, 2005 - Amy Watts

These resources have been added to GALILEO recently: Sanborn® Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922 Sanborn® Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922 consists of fire insurance maps created by the Sanborn Map Company that depict the commercial, industrial, and residential areas of ...

Georgia Sanborn® Maps Online

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005 - Digital Library of Georgia

The Digital Library of Georgia is pleased to announce the availability of a new online resource: Sanborn® Fire Insurance Maps for Georgia Towns and Cities, 1884-1922. See: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/sanborn The digital collection consists of 4,445 maps by the Sanborn Map Company depicting commercial, industrial, and residential areas for 133 municipalities. Originally designed for ...

Feature article about the Digital Library of Georgia

Friday, October 21st, 2005 - Amy Watts

The Digital Library of Georgia was featured recently on the UGA home page. Read the accompanying article.

Historical news footage to be foundation of Civil Rights Digital Archives

Monday, October 17th, 2005 - Digital Library of Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. – Creation of a comprehensive digital library on the Civil Rights Movement is the goal of a new cooperative initiative, which will receive support from a federal grant awarded to the University of Georgia. “The struggle for racial equality in the 1950s and 1960s is among ...

History of Macon’s Douglass Theatre online

Thursday, October 13th, 2005 - Digital Library of Georgia

Douglass Theatre history goes online at the Digital Library of Georgia In the Roaring Twenties, legendary blues singers Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Ida Cox performed live at Macon’s Douglass Theatre, as did the famous vaudeville comedy team Butterbeans and Susie. Silent movies by pioneering film maker Oscar Micheaux played ...

Picturing Augusta: Historic Postcards Online

Monday, September 26th, 2005 - Digital Library of Georgia

The Digital Library of Georgia and the East Central Georgia Regional Library System are pleased to announce the availability of a new online resource: Picturing Augusta: Historic Postcards from the Collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library at http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/picturingaugusta. The web site features forty turn-of-the-twentieth century Augusta-related picture postcards ...