The mission of Historic Augusta, Inc. is to preserve historically or architecturally significant sites in Augusta and Richmond County, Georgia.
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This Place Matters: Preserving Augusta’s African-American Communities
June 20-21, 2014
Please join Historic Augusta, Inc. along with the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History for a collaborative effort in promoting the preservation of our African-American communities. This year, the focus of the program will be the Turpin HIll neighborhood and Shiloh Comprehensive Community Center. For more information follow this link or call Historic Augusta at 706-724-0436 or the Lucy Craft Laney Museum at 706-724-3576.
Old First Baptist Church Address: 802 Greene Street Owner: Privately Owned History and Significance: Built in 1902 by William F. Denny, this building is a fine example of the Beaux-Arts style and features many characteristics indicative of the style including … Read more
SAVED!! Historic Augusta is pleased that the revised site plan for the new IT building will no longer include the total demolition of the Antebellum Courthouse Annex building. Only the northern additions will be removed, leaving the main building intact. … 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