Andrew Sparks Photographs
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Andrew Sparks Photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Sparks, Andrew Horace, 1919-1989
Title: Andrew Sparks Photographs
Dates: 1949 - 1954
Quantity: 10.0 Image(s)
Quantity: 10 black and white photographic prints
Identification: ahc.VIS156

Biographical/Historical Note

Andrew Sparks was a journalist and editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. In 1956 he married fellow journalist Olive Ann Burns (1924- 1990) and the couple had a daughter in 1957 and a son in 1960. Additional biographical information about Andrew Sparks has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

These photographs were taken by Andrew Sparks, and include images of geographic locations in College Park, Georgia and in Southwest Atlanta, Georgia. College Park images include the Atlantic and West Point Railroad Depot, City Auditorium, City Hall, College Park High School, First Baptist Church, First Methodist Church, Georgia Military Academy, Main Street, and the Post Office. Southwest Atlanta images include the Enon Baptist Church in Old Campbell on Stonewall-Tell Road.


This collection is alphabetical according to titles supplied by staff.

Index Terms

Atlanta and West Point Rail Road Company.
Churches--Georgia--College Park
City Auditorium (College Park, Ga.).
College Park (Ga.)
College Park City Hall (College Park, Ga.).
Cox College (College Park, Ga.)
Enon Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.).
First Baptist Church (College Park, Ga.).
First Methodist Church (College Park, Ga.).
Main Street (College Park, Ga.)
Railroad stations--Georgia--College Park
Railroads--Georgia--College Park
Schools--Georgia--College Park

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[VIS 156], Andrew Sparks Photographs,VIS 156, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Andrew Sparks.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2007.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law.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



VIS 156VIS 156.01 College Park, Georgia, 1951 ( 9.0 photographic prints )


VIS 156VIS 156.02 Enon Baptist Church, SW Atlanta, 1949 ( 1.0 photographic print )