J.E. Mellett Jr. photographs
Collection number: ahcVIS369
Scope and Content
This collection contains black and white photographs of construction scenes in downtown Atlanta by J.E. "Ned" Mellett Jr. They were submitted to the 1949 Atlanta Historical Society Historical Photographic Exhibition in partnership with the Dixie Camera Club under the category "construction." Additional photographs include scenes of Atlanta Zoo and activities such as tennis, baseball, and swimming in Piedmont Park, Grant Park, and Lakewood Park.
- Mellett, J. E., Jr. (Person)
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
This material is 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.
J.E. "Ned" Mellett Jr. (1919-2008?) was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Lutie Mellett (1900-1985) and J.E. Mellett Sr. (1889-1968), president of electrical contracting firm J.M. Clayton Company. Mellett Jr. was a corporal and aerial photographer in the United States Army during World War II. Additional biographical information about J.E. Mellet Jr. has not been determined.
32 image(s) (32 black and white photographic prints)
System of Arrangement
This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was previously catalogued as MEL.
This collection was reprocessed in 2019.
- Atlanta Historical Society
- Atlanta Zoo
- Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Construction -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Dixie Camera Club (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Georgia Power Company
- Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Iron and steel workers -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Lakes -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Lakewood Park (Atlanta, Ga.)
- MacDougald Construction Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
- North Avenue (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Outdoor recreation -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Parks -- Georgia -- Atlanta
- Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.)
- Kate Daly
- December 2019
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- Finding aid is written in English.