Heritage Room News
COGS Holiday Party & Business Meeting
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Multipurpose Room A
Members of the Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society are celebrating the holiday season together; they are also having an end-of-year business meeting. This short meeting will include the installation of the new slate of officers.
COGS members are invited to bring their favorite holiday snack to share with all who attend. Anyone interested in genealogy is welcome to attend this December gathering.
This event is co-sponsored by the Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society and the Athens-Clarke County Library.
Heritage Room Digitization Intern Sarah Gehlhausen ponders love, relationships and newspapers in her new post, Reality (Re)Checked: Thoughts on the 2003 Flagpole Advice Column.
Sarah spends her time working on the digital microfilm scanner, capturing images of the Flagpole Magazine for inclusion the Digital Library of Georgia's online, full-text searchable newspaper archives for Athens. She also contributes images and metadata for our high school yearbook collection on the Internet Archive.
Sarah is a senior at UGA pursuing her B.S. in History and Social Studies Education, with emphasis on the American South, the Middle East and 20th Century Social History.