Historic Site in Journalism

Historic Site in Journalism (HM6IB)

Location: Augusta, GA 30901 Richmond County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 28.501', W 81° 57.847'

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The Augusta Chronicle is the South'soldest surviving newspaper, incontinuous publication. TheChronicle was founded on September30, 1786. It dates its origins backto August 30, 1785 and the foundingof The Augusta Gazette which laterbecame part of the Chronicle.

Marked this 30th day of August, 1973
Professional Journalism Society
HM NumberHM6IB
Year Placed1973
Placed BySigma Delta Chi Professional Journalism Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 1:23pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 410420 N 3704365
Decimal Degrees33.47501667, -81.96411667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 28.501', W 81° 57.847'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 28' 30.06" N, 81° 57' 50.82" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701-733 US-25 BUS, Augusta GA 30901, US
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