Orig. pub. Syracuse, NY 1890. Reprinted 1966, 1980. 512, 57 + 35 pp., new index, illus. Item #58
This definitive history of Augusta covers the history of the city and the surrounding region from the time of the Indians to the 1880s. The latter chapters are divided topically, considering the history of the community according to the subjects of bench and bar, medicine, newspapers, societies, education, banks and businesses, churches, manufactures, and transportation. A biographical section in Part II sketches the lives of leading citizens. An every-name index was prepared for this reprint edition.