Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta collection
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Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta 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
Creator: Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. Women’s Division.
Title: Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta collection
Dates: 1940-1978
Quantity: 26.94 linear ft. (twenty-five document cases, four record center boxes, and nine oversize boxes)
Identification: ahc.MSS485

Biographical/Historical Note

The Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta began in 1922 as the Women's Division of the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. in 1973, the present organization was chartered as an independent self-sustaining organization. Additional historical information about the Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the administrative and financial records of the organization. The administrative records include committee materials, correspondence, minutes for different committees, and publicity materials. There is also a series of scrapbooks compiled by the organization. The scrapbooks document various activities the organization supported or in which they participated.


Index Terms

Art festivals
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Scrapbooks--Georgia
Women--Employment--Georgia--Atlanta
Women--Societies and clubs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta collection, MSS 485, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1982


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

 

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Fldr

11Collection inventory (scrapbooks are identified separately by location), 1940-1978 View online.
 

Box

MSS OS box 1.81Scrapbook, 1968, 1973
 

Box

MSS OS box 1.82Scrapbook, 1962-1963
 

Box

MSS OS box 2.81Scrapbook, undated
 

Box

MSS OS box 2.82Scrapbook, 1969-1970
 

Box

MSS OS box 2.83Scrapbook, 1964, 1971
 

Box

MSS OS box 2.86Scrapbook, 1971
 

Box

MSS OS box 3.320Scrapbook, 1972
 

Box

MSS OS box 4.137Scrapbook, 1950
 

Box

MSS OS box 4.138Scrapbook, 1966