The mission of Historic Augusta, Inc. is to preserve historically or architecturally significant sites in Augusta and Richmond County, Georgia.
News and Events
Historic Augusta’s Heritage Party
March 12, 2015, 6:30-8:30 pm
The Heritage Party, which honors Historic Augusta’s principal supporters, will be held this year at the lovely home of Lynda and Tommy Blanchard at 2926 Lake Forest Drive on Thursday, March 12 from 6:30-8:30 pm. We invite you to become a member or to upgrade your membership in Historic Augusta to the donor level ($350) in order to be included in this event. Please visit our Become a Member page to join or upgrade your membership. If you have any questions, please call Historic Augusta at 706-724-0436.
Our latest Endangered Properties List for 2015 was revealed November 18, 2014. Here is the latest newsletter with all the properties mentioned at the press conference and status updates from prior years.
Goodale House News Click here for an update as of August 19, 2014
Perkins-Cullum House Address: 510 Greene Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: This large residential home was built circa 1901 by Henry C. Perkins, who was president of Perkins Manufacturing Company and Augusta Sash and Door. Mr. Perkins was … Read more
Woolworth Department Store Address: 802 Broad Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: The Woolworth Building located at the corner of Broad and Seventh Streets was built in 1939 and was one of America’s best known retailers. Three storefronts … Read more
Properties for Sale
$59,000 This Queen Anne home was built in the 1890s by Patrick H. Rice, a leading citizen and Catholic layman who served on many committees for the betterment of the Augusta community. This is a fine example of this architectural … Read more
Constructed in 1933 by Scroggs and Ewing, this Art Moderne style building was named in honor of John Sheldon Davidson, who is considered the father of public education in Richmond County. The building has been vacant since 1997 when it … Read more