Dale Elliot Roberts Photographs
Scope and Contents of the Records
This collection contains images of churches, schools, and businesses in towns near Atlanta, Georgia, including Alpharetta, Ben Hill, and Sandy Springs. Included are photographs of the business district in Alpharetta, the Baptist Tabernacle, and Milton High School. Images in Ben Hill include the business district, the First Baptist Church, and the Ben Hill Recreation Center. A photograph of the Hammond School in Sandy Springs is also included.
- Roberts, Dale Elliot (Person)
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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law.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.
The photographs in this collection were taken by Dale Elliott Roberts, the proprietor of Elliott’s’ Peachtree Studio from approximately 1954-1975. He entered these images in a photograph contest sponsored by the Atlanta Historical Society in 1954. The former proprietor of Elliott’s Peachtree Studio was Chester Elliott who started the company in 1928. Additional biographical information about Dale Elliot Roberts has not been determined.
Arrangement of the Papers
This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.
Gift of Dale Elliott Roberts
General Physical Description note
13 black and white prints
Collection processed in 2006. .
- Alpharetta (Ga.)
- Alpharetta Baptist Tabernacle (Alpharetta, Ga.)
- Alpharetta Methodist Church (Alpharetta, Ga.)
- Automobiles -- 1950-1960
- Ben Hill (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Ben Hill First Baptist Church (Ben Hill, Ga.)
- Ben Hill Recreation Center (Ben Hill, Ga.)
- Buses -- 1950-1960
- Churches -- Georgia -- Alpharetta -- 1950-1960
- Churches -- Georgia -- Ben Hill -- 1950-1960
- Drugstores -- Georgia -- Ben Hill -- 1950-1960
- Elliott's Peachtree Studio (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Grocery stores -- Georgia -- Ben Hill -- 1950-1960
- Hammond School (Sandy Springs, Ga.)
- International Dairy Queen, Inc.
- Milton County Courthouse (Alpharetta, Ga.)
- Milton High School (Alpharetta, Ga.)
- Sandy Springs (Ga.)
- Schools -- Georgia -- Alpharetta -- 1950-1960
- Schools -- Georgia -- Ben Hill -- 1950-1960
- Service stations -- Georgia -- Alpharetta -- 1950-1960
- Trucks -- 1950-1960
- Water towers -- 1950-1960
- Dale Elliot Roberts Photographs, 1954 ahc.VIS 118
- Inventory prepared by Paul Crater
- July 2009
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