Hugh E. Sheats papers
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Hugh E. Sheats papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Sheats, Hugh E.
Title: Hugh E. Sheats papers
Dates: 1911-1931, undated
Quantity: 0.5 linear ft. (1 document case)
Identification: ahc.MSS910

Biographical/Historical Note

Hugh E. Sheats was a clerk, and later the secretary-treasurer, for J.P. Stevens Engraving Co, which specialized in stationery. He and his wife, Corinne, resided at several addresses in the city of Atlanta, including 162 Hopkins Street in the 1920's, and for most of the rest of their lives, 1246 Gordon Street.

Scope and Content Note

This collection primarily contains many different types of consumer bills and a few booklets and pamphlets.

Index Terms

Bills of sale--Georgia--Atlanta

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hugh E. Sheats papers, MSS 910, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1994

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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




11Donations, Taxes, and Bank Notes, 1912-1931
2Donations, Taxes, and Bank Notes, 1914-1929
3Newspaper Invoices, 1914-1930
4Georgia Power Bills, 1916-1930
5Automotive, Furniture, and Gas Light Bills, 1915-1923
6J.M. High Co. Bills, 1917-1925
7Rich’s Dept. Store Bills, 1925-1930
8Chamberlin Dept. Store and Jewelers Bills, 1912-1927
9Clothing Bills, 1911-1923
10Clothing Bills (Mrs. Corinne Sheats), 1920-1926
11Hardware Stores Bills, 1919-1930
12Laundry Services Bills, 1916-1923
13Flower and Seeds Bills, 1916-1930
14Misc. Consumer Bills, 1918-1927
15Misc. Financial Records, 1914-1930
16Misc. Cards, 1922, 1927, undated
17Booklets and Pamphlets, 1915, 1923, undated
18Weight Control Lessons, 1919