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Seeking education for liberation
Long before emancipation, black Americans recognized the paramount role that education would play in ameliorating their subjugation. From the beginning of U.S. history, black communities including the city of Athens, ...
Assessing the feasibility of using Arnocroft as an historic house museum
Arnocroft, located at 925 Milledge Avenue in Athens, Georgia, was constructed in 1903 as a wooden frame house, and remodeled in 1933 to reflect the Colonial Revival influence popular in architectural trends of the day. It ...
Albert D. Sams and the Church-Waddel-Brumby House
For several decades before his death in 1986, Albert Dobbs Sams was dedicated to thepreservation of Athens, GeorgiaÕs historic properties. A driving force behind several housemuseum restorations, Albert Sams was integral ...