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Addie Steinheimer collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS465

Scope and Content

This collection contains a scrapbook compiled by Addie Steinheimer. Included in the scrapbook are newspaper clippings regarding David Mayer, David Steinheimer, and the Atlanta Jewish Community. It also contains newspaper articles on the history of Atlanta. There is also a 1939 Commercial High School yearbook and an obituary for Addie.


  • 1890-1962


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

Addie Steinheimer (1872-1957) was born to David Steinheimer and Isabel Mayer Steinheimer. Her maternal grandfather, David Mayer, was one of the organizers of the Atlanta Public School System. Addie taught commercial subjects and was head of the stenographic department at Commercial High School for several years. Additional biographical information about Addie Steinheimer has not been determined.


1 linear ft. (one oversize box)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1980
Addie Steinheimer collection
Melanie Stephan
August 2012
Language of description
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

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305