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. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
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
Fires--Georgia--Atlanta
Scrapbooks--Georgia
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


Restrictions

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

 

Box

MSS OS box 324Scrapbook, 1946
 

Box

Fldr

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