Augusta Historical Museum
The Augusta Historical Museum features exhibits related to local history, including the 1868 Chester N. James Log Cabin, and an exhibit devoted to local newspaper woman Bert Shore. The cabin, which is located next to the museum and, notably, is on its original spot, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Augusta Historical Museum in Historic Downtown Augusta, Kansas offers rotating exhibits covering time eras from the pre-1800s throughout the 1950s. The museum is owned and operated by the Augusta Historical Society.
Backstory and Context
"Our Society." Augusta Historical Society. Accessed March 23, 2014. http://www.augustahistoricalsociety.com/our_society.
Photo of C.N. James Cabin: Art Davis, via Wikimedia Commons. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Register_of_Historic_Places_listings_in_Butler_County,_Kansas...