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About the Digitized Version

About the Web site: The Digital Library of Georgia has digitized the entirety of the Eula M. Ramsey Johnson Memorial Funeral Program Collection from Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System. The African American Funeral Programs from the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System collection is a project of the Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System as part of Georgia HomePLACE. The project is supported with federal LSTA funds administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Georgia Public Library Service, a unit of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

Contributing to the collection: The Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System would appreciate the addition of programs from any geographic location to the print version of the African American Funeral Programs collection. If you would like to donate a program to the print collection, please call the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System at (706) 821-2600 or email Dottie Demarest. Please see the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System for more information.

Subject Headings:

  • Funeral rites and ceremonies--Southern States--20th century
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies--Georgia--20th century
  • Georgia--Social life and customs--20th century
  • Southern States--Social life and customs--20th century
  • African Americans--Funeral customs and rites
  • African Americans--Genealogy

Credits and Acknowledgements:

  • Kristyn Blackburn
  • Andy Carter
  • Dottie Demarest
  • Brittany Emge
  • P. Toby Graham
  • Ed Johnson
  • Felicia Johnson
  • Meagan Logsdon
  • Sheila McAlister
  • Kelly Nielsen
  • Donnie Summerlin
  • Jennifer Wang
  • Mary Willoughby

Publisher: The Digital Library of Georgia, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, GA 30602

Date: 2009

Master image file details: 300 ppi, TIFF 4.0