Friends of the Library collection
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Friends of the Library collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Atlanta Public Library. Friends.
Title: Friends of the Library collection
Dates: 1975-1983
Quantity: 0.417 linear ft. (one document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS499

Biographical/Historical Note

Friends of the Library is a non-profit volunteer group organized in 1974 to support the Atlanta Public Library System. Additional historical information about the Friends of the Library has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence and some organizational records. The bulk of the materials were gathered by Franklin Garrett and pertain to his involvement in the organization. Other materials include newspaper clippings and newsletters.

Index Terms

Associations, institutions, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta Public Library.
Atlanta Public Library. Friends--Records and correspondence.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Garrett, Franklin M., (Franklin Miller), 1906-

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Friends of the Library collection, MSS 499, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Correspondence, 1975-1983
2Memos - Board of Directors, 1975-1983
3Correspondence and memos - general membership, 1975-1983
4Minutes, 1975-1983
5Newspaper clippings and memos, 1975-1983
6Newsletters - Friends of the Library, Atlanta Public Library, 1975-1983
7Printed materials - brochures, fliers, and invitations, 1975-1983