When the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture opened in the fall of 2016, it contained among its trove of displayed artifacts an object called Ashley’s Sack (on loan from the Middleton Place Foundation of Charleston).
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 8:13am
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 8:11am
History fans! The history department is starting a community listserv for those interested in being notified of our upcoming events that we open to the Athens community.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 12:00pm
Press Release: Pritzker Military Museum & Library Announces 2019 Literature Award Recipient
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 3:38pm
The History Department is pleased to welcome the eight summer History Fellows chosen to participate in an intensive, month-long institute July 5 - 28.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 11:06am
UGA's Public History Summer Internship Program in Washington, D.C., is currently underway. Check out this summer's interns and find out what they are up to on our Public History Facebook page @UGAPublicHistory.