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H. I. Kimball House collection

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS293

Scope and Content

This collection primarily contains ground rent receipts as well as some records pertaining to the original Kimball House.

Dates

  • 1884-1959, undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

The first Kimball House was built in 1870 and destroyed by fire in 1883. The hotel was rebuilt and opened in 1885 and razed in 1959 to make way for a parking deck. Additional administrative information about the Kimball House is not available.

Extent

4.02 linear ft. (3 oversize boxes)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1980
Title
Kimball (H.I.) House collection
Author
Melanie Stephan
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305
404-814-4040