Patricia Kennedy Photographs
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Patricia Kennedy Photographs

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: Kennedy, Patricia
Title: Patricia Kennedy Photographs
Dates: circa 1940
Quantity: 60.0 Image(s)
Quantity: 30 acetate and glass plate negatives and 30 copy prints
Identification: ahc.VIS160

Biographical/Historical Note

Biographical information regarding Patricia Kennedy has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection of photographs contains seemingly random images of the American South during the 1940s. Some of the photographs show scenes in Atlanta, Georgia, however the locale of many of the images has not been determined. Images of Atlanta include a Civil War monument in Piedmont Park, the Fox Theatre on Peachtree Street, and Union Station and the Federal Reserve Bank downtown. Also included is a photograph of the Confederate Memorial carving on Stone Mountain. Some of the unidentified photographs depict rural areas and include images of farm equipment, waterfalls, and a Sinclair service station with a display that pays tribute to President Franklin Roosevelt. Other rural images include a roadside barbecue restaurant with a bi-plane on its roof, and a parade featuring an unidentified dignitary in a stretch limousine. The rest of the collection contains images of unidentified urban areas and include numbered trolley cars, telephone poles, a storefront, a bus station, a mule-driven buggy in an unidentified residential area, and a motorcade with soldiers posing for a picture.


Arrangement

This collection is Arranged according to titles supplied by staff.


Index Terms

Agriculture--Georgia
Farming--Georgia
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.)
Parades & processions--1940-1950
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.)
Street railroads--1940-1950
Union Station (Atlanta, Ga.)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Some of the images in this collection are located in cold storage (cs) as indicated in the descriptive inventory. Patrons must allow 24 hours after retrieval of cold storage item(s) before viewing material. As a preservation measure, researchers must view the print reproductions of acetate and glass plate negatives rather than the originals.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[VIS 160], Patricia Kennedy Photographs, VIS 160, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Ms. Patricia Kennedy, 1975 (1975.105) .

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2007.


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 160.01VIS 160.01 Farming Equipment, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.02VIS 160.02 Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, CS Box 1, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.03, CS Box 1VIS 160.03 Fox Theater, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.04, CS Box 1VIS 160.04 Mule drawn Buggy, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.05, CS Box 1 VIS 160.05 Parade (rural), circa 1940 ( 3.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.06, CS Box 1VIS 160.06 Parade (urban area), circa 1940 ( 2.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.07, CS Box 1VIS 160.07 Piedmont Park, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.08, CS Box 1VIS 160.08 Revolutionary War Monument, Midway Congressional Church Cemetery, Midway, Georgia, circa 1940 ( 2.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.09, CS Box 1VIS 160.09 Sinclair Station, circa 1940 ( 2.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.10,CS Box 1 VIS 160.10 Stone House, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.11, CS Box 1VIS 160.11 Stone Mountain, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.12, CS Box 1VIS 160.12 Storefront, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.13VIS 160.13 Trolley Cars, #153, #327, #369, #410, circa 1940 ( 4.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.14, CS Box 1VIS 160.14 Telephone Poles, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.15, CS Box 1 VIS 160.15 Union Station, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.16, CS Box 1VIS 160.16 Union Bus Terminal, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.17, CS Box 1VIS 160.17 Water Fall, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )
 

Location

VIS 160.18, CS Box 1VIS 160.18 Water fall, possibly Tallulah, circa 1940 ( 4.0 Image(s) )
 

Location

VIS 160.19, CS Box 1 VIS 160.19 WWI Biplane, circa 1940 ( 1.0 image )