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Nov 17

Courthouse Cupola Project- Send your photos!

Posted on November 17, 2020 at 12:00 PM by Jamesan Gramme

Have you seen the courthouse recently??
It's incredible to see the cupola project in progress. ?? Talk about a moment in history.
Anyone else want to add their photos? Drop them below or email to
*By submitting, you agree to allow the Thomaston-Upson Archives to add your photos to our holdings. Donor retains copyright unless otherwise indicated*

Nov 13

Historical Photographs of Thomaston

Posted on November 13, 2020 at 4:50 PM by Jamesan Gramme

With over 800 images, our Historical Photographs of Thomaston Collection is sure to have something of interest for everyone.
Topics cover schools, sports, civic groups/figures, buildings, and much more. Come visit us anytime! M-F, 9AM-5PM
*The two photos below are of Crest School (ca. 1921) and the Crest Ball Team (ca. late 1930's)* Crest Ball Team - late 1930s Crest School - ca 1921
Oct 30

Silvertown- A Community

Posted on October 30, 2020 at 8:45 AM by Jamesan Gramme

Silvertown A Community Video

Excellent video produced on Silvertown!
Music by:
Images courtesy of:
Thomaston-Upson Archives
Owens Library, College of Environment Design, University of Georgia
City of Thomaston, GA
Library of Congress
Georgia Archives
Debbie S Royal, Silvertown Resident, Facebook page
WLA Studio
Sponsors of the Silvertown Historic District: A Community include:
Thomaston Upson Landmark Legacy
Upson Historical Society
Silvertown Historic Preservation Project
Silvertown West Village Association
Production by:
Chris Jackson and Dale Jaeger, WLA Studio, Athens, GA