Druid Hills Elementary Photograph Collection
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Druid Hills Elementary Photograph 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: Druid Hills Elementary.
Title: Druid Hills Elementary Photograph Collection
Dates: 1935–1936
Quantity: 8.0 Image(s)
Quantity: 8 black and white prints (1 oversized box)
Identification: ahc.VIS133

Biographical/Historical Note

The Druid Hills School opened in 1919 through Emory University as a school for faculty children, grades kindergarten to eleventh. In 1928, the school was moved to 1798 Hayward Drive, in Atlanta, and in 1959, this location began to house only grades eight through twelve, as the elementary grades were moved to Fernbank Elementary.


Scope and Content Note

The photographs in this collection depict activities in Druid Hills Elementary School. The young children from Miss Comfort’s class at Druid Hills Elementary are shown learning in the classroom and outdoors, eating lunch in the cafeteria, and taking naps on the classroom floor. The photographs were taken by a photographer from Reeves Studios in Atlanta, Georgia.


Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.


Index Terms

Druid Hills School (Atlanta, Ga.)
Education--Georgia--Atlanta
Elementary school facilities--Georgia-- Atlanta
Elementary school teachers--Georgia--Atlanta
Flags--United States
Heating--Equipment and supplies
School children--Georgia--Atlanta
Toys--1930-1940

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[VIS 133], Druid Hills Elementary Photograph Collection , VIS 133, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2006.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.


Container List

 

Location

VIS OS BOX 4VIS 133,01 Classroom Learning, undated ( 3.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS OS BOX 4VIS 133.02 Girl with Dog, undated ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS OS BOX 4VIS 133.03 Lunch Period, undated ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS OS BOX 4VIS 133.04 Naptime, circa 1935 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS OS BOX 4VIS 133.05 Outside Activities, undated ( 2.0 Image(s) )