Winecoff Hotel collection
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Winecoff Hotel collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Title: Winecoff Hotel collection
Dates: 1946
Quantity: 1.67 linear ft. (1 document case and 1 oversize box)
Identification: ahc.MSS324

Biographical/Historical Note

Administrative information about the Winecoff Hotel has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of materials pertaining to the Winecoff Hotel fire of 1946 that killed 119 individuals. The scrapbook contains newspaper accounts of the fire and aftermath. The remainder of the material is transcripts of testimony given during courts cases involving victims of the fire.

Index Terms

Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Court records--Georgia--Fulton County
Winecoff Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Winecoff Hotel collection, MSS 324, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1980


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



MSS OS box 3.79Scrapbook, 1946



11Transcript of testimony, volume 1, 1948
2Transcript of testimony, volume 2, 1948
3Transcript of testimony, volume 3, 1948
4Deposition of Asa H. Nuckolls, 1948