Judy Body papers
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Judy Body papers

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: Body, Judy
Title: Judy Body papers
Dates: 1890-1985, undated
Quantity: 2.5 linear ft. (1 document case; 2 oversize boxes)
Identification: ahc.MSS902

Biographical/Historical Note

Judy Body was the daughter of Harriet Fuller of Atlanta, Georgia. Fuller was a fan of various arts, including stage performances.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains material collected by Harriet Fuller and her daughter, Judy Body. Items include sheet music relating to opera, waltzes, and sonatas. Also, newspaper and magazine reviews of operas and performing arts as well as pictures and portraits of opera and theatrical performers from the late 1800s to the 1930s. Two scrapbooks containing poems, postcards and newspaper clippings are also included. Several items relating to Atlanta are included, e.g., a newspaper from Girls High School (1934) and play bills from Atlanta theaters.


Index Terms

Fuller, Harriet
Music title pages
Music--Georgia--Atlanta
Performing arts--Georgia--Atlanta
Scrapbooks--Georgia--Atlanta

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Judy Body papers, MSS 902, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1995.

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

The 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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

Fldr

11Musical composition book, approximately 1900
 
2Eddie Cantor picture book, 1933
 
3Sheet music: Zephyrs from Melodyland, approximately 1900
 
4Atlanta Constitution article regarding fifty year reunion of Girls High School class of 1935, 1985
 
5Girls High School newspaper, 1934
 
6Atlanta Journal magazine article and sheet music, 1943
 
7Various sheet music, approximately 1900
 
8Playbill from Lyric Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia, approximately 1900
 
9Partial catalog with pictures and paintings of women, approximately 1900
 
10Program from the Court Theater, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1902
 
11Handwritten perscription for depilatories, undated
 
12Portraits of Royalty and other prominent people, approximately 1900
 
13Actors and scenes from Shakespeare plays, approximately 1900
 
14Group scenes from stage plays, approximately 1900
 
15Photos of Royal palaces, approximately 1900
 
16Clippings of the George Gould family, approximately 1900
 
17Newspaper reviews of plays and operas, approximately 1900
 
18Photos of Otis Skinner and wife, (actor and actress), approximately 1900
 
19Handwritten letter, McKinley's Prayer, undated
 
20Color portraits of actresses, approximately 1900
 
21Newspaper clipping: King Edward's descent from William the Conqueror, 1902
 
22Shorthand of mathematics in practial business, undated
 
23Newspaper clipping: obituary for L.B. Folsom, 1912
 
24Progressive series of piano lessons, 1921
 
25Grand Ole Opry Souvenir Album, 1944
 
26Various newspaper clippings, undated
 
Various magazine clippings, undated
 
28Photos and portraits of actors (male), approximately 1900
 
29Photos and portraits of actresses, approximately 1900
 

Box

Fldr

MSS OS 1.2831Sheet music for piano: Opera, waltz, and sonatas, undated
 
2Sheet music for piano: Opera, waltz, and sonatas, undated
 
3Sheet music for piano: Opera, waltz, and sonatas, undated
 
1Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, postcards, pems, and stories, approximately 1900
 
2Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, postcards, pems, and stories, approximately 1900
 

Box

Fldr

MSS OS 1.2841Sheet music for individual songs, movies, and plays, After 1900
 
2Music magazines, 1923-1924
 
3Atlanta Journal and Constitution clippings and magazines, undated
 
4Copy of the Illustrated London News, 1960
 
5Sheet music for Opera, waltz, and sonatas, undated
 
6Sheet music for Opera, waltz, and sonatas, undated