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Volume I (1996)

The Legacy of Memorial Park by Marie Hodgson Koenig 

 Gold Star Honor Roll for Athens and Clarke County compiled by Dr. Goodloe Y. Erwin & Mike Chapman

Winston Hodgson Remembered by Dan Magill

Miss Rosa and the Chocolate Creams by Susan Frances Barrow Tate

Mrs. Howell Cobb's Letter to Her Son Lamar Cobb, October 13, 1960 (transcription)

Life at the Lyndon House by Chick Hodgson

The Creation of Clarke County in 1801, An Act to Divide the County of Jackson (transcription)

1801 Deed Creating Watkinsville (transcription)


Volume II (1997)

Samuel Boykin's Reminiscenses of the Original Botanical Garden of the University of Georgia, with amplification by W. Porter Kellam

Lucy Fleming Mangleburg Remembered by Dan Magill

Oconee Hill Cemetery by Charlotte Thomas Marshall


Volume III (1998)

E. Merton Coulter's 100th Anniversary by Horace Montgomery

Dominie House by H. Hubert McAlexander

Jubilee by Michael L. Thurmond

The A. B. Cree Letters, 1865 (transcription)

Lamar Cobb's "Iron Clad" Oath (reproduction of original document)

Weather Watchers for Athens: 1733-1890 by Gayther Plummer


Volume IV (1999)

Bartram's Buffalo Lick by Louis De Vorsey

Black Educators and Their Schools: Quenching the Thirst for Knowledge by Michael L. Thurmond

Historic Chestnut Grove School by Marie Hodgson Koening

Musical Theatre in Athens, Georgia: 1865-1888 by Ethel Tison Chaffin

Society of Yore by Lamar Rutherford Lipscomb

Weather Watchers for Athens: 1890-1996 by Gayther Plummer


Volume V (2000)

The Troup Artillery's "Sallie Craig" by William S. Smedlund

Industry and Discord in Confederate Athens by Michael Gagnon

Student Life at the University of Georgia in the 1840s by Lester Hargrett

The Black Church: Not By Faith Alone by Michael L. Thurmond

Historic Gardens of Athens by John C. Waters

List of Articles for Volumes 1-5 of Athens Historian

Five-Year Cumulative Index to the Athens Historian


Volume VI (2001)

How Athens Came to Be by Mary Bondurant Warren

The Oconee River in Finnegan's Wake by Hugh Kenner

A Garden Journal from 1839 by Mary E. G. Harden (transcription)

Malthus Augustus Ward (1794-1863) by Margaret B. Moore

Augustin Smith Clayton (1783-1839) by Frances Clayton Bryan Brewer

The Charles Dougherty Family: Marriage and Death in 1853 Athens by Charlotte Thomas Marshall

The Judge Hamilton McWhorter House by Gary L. Doster

The Heritage Room of the Athens-Clarke County Library by Laura Carter

The Story of the Walnut Tree by John P. Bondurant II

Issue Index


Volume VII (2002)

The Jewish Community in Athens, Georgia: The First Hundred Years by Steven S. Bush

The Sams Family of Athens by Mike Cheatham

A Passion for Science: Joseph LeConte of Georgia by Lester D. Stephens

The Atlanta Life Insurance Company: A WPA Interview with John H. Roberson by Mrs. Grace McCune, with detail added by Dr. Al Hester

The Ridge Runner: A History of the North-East Georgia Railroadby George M. Kozelnicky

Issue Index


Volume VIII (2003)

Paul Hamilton Hayne and Andrew Agate Lipscomb, Brothers of the Guild by Rayburn S. Moore

Athletics in Athens by Dan Magill

Robert Lee Bloomfield of Athens, 1827-1916 by Olivia B. Carslile

The Black Journalists by Michael L. Thurmond

The Power to Destroy: Taxation as a Cause of the Civil War by Carl Vipperman

Mame by Mary Stark Bowers

Issue Index


Volume IX (2004)

The Fire Companies of Athens by Wendell Faulkner

Athens' First Brilliant Eccentric Professor by William Porter Kellam and Gayther Plummer

James Longstreet by Gooloe Y. Erwin, M.D.

Gospel Pilgrim Cemetery: A Rich Resource in African-American History by Al Hester, Ph.D.

T. R. R. Cobb, Educator and Evangelist, compiled by Henry Ramsey

Issue Index


Volume X (2005)

A Tribute to Goodloe Y. Erwin by Betty Alice Fowler

Stoneman's Raid and the Battle of Barber Creek by Goodloe Y. Erwin

Coach Herman J. Stegeman and His Family by Dan Magill

First Baptist Continues 175 Years of Service by Ernest C. Hynds

The First United Methodist Church of Athens, Georgia by Mary Claire Bondurant Warren

Issue Index


Volume XI (2006)

Revolutionary War Patriot Graves in Clarke and Oconee Countiesby Dana Anderson

The History of Newspapers in Athens by Don Nelson

The Dedication of the Abraham Baldwin Monument at His Connecticut Birth Site by Milton Leathers

Remembering the Southern Mutual Building by Upshaw C. Bentley, Jr.

Issue Index


Volume XII (2007)

T. R. R. Cobb and His Wandering House by Sam Thomas

Athens in 1860 by Marion J. Rice

The Saga of Chalky Level by Eve B. Mayes

A Chalky Level Photogravure (a portrait and photograph collection)

A Family Memoir by Jim White (transcription)

John White's Rules of Life (transcription)

Issue Index


2013 Athens Historian

A Brief History of the Western Circuit by Donald E. Wilkes, Jr.

Greek Revival Suburban Villas in Athens, Georgia by Mark Reinberger, Ph.D.

Architecture Glossary (photo essay)

"A Heap of Persons Calls Me Charles, But I Have the Names Charley and Hicks" by Al Hester, Ph.D.

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