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Collection number: ahc.MSS38f
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook created by Girls' High School graduate Celia Bressler. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, her report cards, photographs, graduation programs, greeting cards, and handwritten notes to her from her classmates recounting events from their school days.
Collection number: ahc.MSS286
Scope and Content This collection consists of a single scrapbook that contains newspaper clippings pertaining to events in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1900-1903, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS83f
Scope and Content This collection includes a report card from Smith College, a dance card, a letter addressed to Constance E. Berry at Agnes Scott College, a ticket for the New Orleans Cotton Exchange, and love letters between Constance Berry Currie and her husband, Charles J. Currie.
Dates: 1911-1922, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS1174
Scope and Content The bulk of this collection is Christmas newsletters published by Dante's Down the Hatch. The newsletters detail events that occurred over the previous year with pictures of those events as well as of notable people who visited the restaurant. Also included in the collection are menus and flyers advertising the restaurant.
Dates: 1982-2011, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS189f
Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence, financial records, and invitations documenting the civic and personal life of Dorothy Hodgson Jones. Included are tax receipts, an invitation honoring William Howard Taft at the Capitol City Club, and a contract of sale of a lot and house at 1354 Peachtree Street.
Dates: 1877-1951, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS267
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings pertaining to Atlanta, Georgia and the Civil War. Includes information on Winnie Davis, daughter of Jefferson Davis.
Collection number: ahc.MSS782
Scope and Content These papers consist of Edith Cason's graduation book and diploma.
Collection number: ahc.VIS186
Scope and Content This collection contains images that document the metropolitan Atlanta region and photographs illustrating social events in the city. Bell and Stanton Public Relations used these photographs documenting the Atlanta area as promotional images. Most of the images were taken in the late 1960s and include the Atlanta Civic Center, Atlanta Memorial Arts Center, First Federal Savings and Loan building, Hartford Insurance building, Peachtree Center, and the Trust Company of Georgia. The collection...
Collection number: ahc.MSS1107
Scope and Content Eliza Jones accumulated this collection to document the genealogy of her extended families as well that of her husband, Waldo Jones. Materials include correspondence that documents her daily life and views, financial records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and diaries. The collection also contains papers from her and Waldo Jones's extended family. Families represented include the Woolford, Grant, Slaton, Harris, Fitz-Randolph, Martin, Waldo, Winslow, Felder, and Jackson families.
Dates: 1789-1992, undated; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1970
Collection number: ahc.MSS291
Scope and Content This collection contains a partial scrapbook pertaining to the Latimer family. Included in the scrapbook are photographs, newspaper clippings, invitations, class rosters, and receipts.
Collection number: ahc.MSS269
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of one scrapbook.
Collection number: ahc.MSS796
Scope and Content This collection consists of personal papers of Esther Garrett Wynne, including correspondence with her brother, Franklin Garrett. Other documents are invitations, newspaper clippings, correspondence with others, memorabilia, and garden club yearbooks. There are also eight scrapbooks, which highlight Mrs. Wynne's activities throughout her life, including her first marriage, her time in the Red Cross, travels, and her social activities.
Dates: 1926-1972, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS321f
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook kept by Ethel Taylor Snipes at Girls High School. Included are autographs of those attending the 50th class reunion in 1972. Also included are photos, clippings, programs, an official list of textbooks, Red Cross certificates, and report cards.
Collection number: ahc.MSS201f
Scope and Content This collection contains one bound volume. Inside are two letters to Miss Ruth Blair, the Executive Secretary of the Atlanta Historical Society, dated March 11, 1938 and March 18, 1938, both from Fitzhugh Knox, Sr. Also included is a short manuscript titled “My Reminiscences From 1883”. The first part of the manuscript is a memoir which mentions many prominent citizens, such as Joel Chandler Harris, Carroll Payne, and Henry W. Grady; businesses, like the Merchants Bank of Atlanta, J. Regenstein...
Collection number: ahc.MSS288
Scope and Content This collection contains a single scrapbook that contains newspaper clippings, photographs, invitations, and correspondence.
Dates: 1921-1931, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS153f
Scope and Content This collection contains letters, printed materials, newspaper clippings, booklets, greeting cards, and programs related to the social activities and avocations of Gussie Parkhurst Hill (Mrs. De Los Hill) of Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1868-1952, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS317
Scope and Content This collection contains images of Harriet Elizabeth Brown's family and friends horseback riding, swimming, playing tennis, and shooting rifles. Also included are photographs of a ship voyage to Panama.
Collection number: ahc.MSS287
Scope and Content This collection contains a series of three scrapbooks primarily containing newspaper clippings. Some of the articles include topics such as the Lewis Redwine case, General E. Kirby Smith, Judge Lumpkin, and the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
Dates: 1889-1893, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS904
Scope and Content This collection documents the Haverty family, Haverty's Furniture Company, and associated professional organizations. The papers consist of business correspondence, family letters, financial records, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, speeches, travel journals, and writings. Included in the collection are speeches from Haverty's and American Retail Federation meetings and conventions, as well as first person narratives from Rawson Haverty Sr. highlighting his travels to Europe and family...
Dates: 1810-2007, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS367
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs, negatives, and maps that document the Haverty family, Haverty's Furniture Company, and associated professional organizations. Included in the collection are images of J. J. Haverty, Clarence Haverty, and Rawson Haverty Sr.'s children, as well as the weddings of Clare Haverty to Frank Ridley Jr., Betty Haverty to Alex Smith, and Rawson Haverty to Margaret Munnerlyn. Photographs feature J. J. Haverty's home Villa Clare, along with Clarence and Elizabeth...
- Subject: Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs X
- Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
- Hartsfield, William Berry 3
- Junior League of Atlanta 3
- Adams family 2
- American Red Cross 2
- Arrington, Marvin S. 2
- Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Atlanta Pioneer Women's Society 2
- Blanchard, Mary H. 2
- Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
- Cathedral of Christ the King (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- De Havilland, Olivia 2
- Fuller family 2
- Fuller, William Allen 2
- Gable, Clark, 1901-1960 2
- Grant, Sallie Fannie (Sarah Frances Reid), 1839-1920 2
- Haverty Furniture Companies 2
- Haverty family 2
- Haverty's Furniture Company 2
- Haverty, Clarence (James Clarence) 2
- Haverty, Elizabeth Rawson 2
- Haverty, J. J. (James Joseph) 2
- Haverty, Rawson (James Rawson), 1920-2007 2
- Kurtz, Annie Laurie Fuller, 1884-1946 2
- Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 2
- Leigh, Vivien 2
- Lombard, Carole 2
- Middleton family 2
- Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 2
- Munnerlyn family 2
- National Retail Furniture Association (U.S.) 2
- Rawson family 2
- Rhodes-Haverty Furniture Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Saint Joseph's Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Saint Joseph's Infirmary (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Southline (Newspaper) 2
- Southline Press, Inc. 2
- Tallulah Falls School (Tallulah Falls, Ga.) 2
- 688 Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Aaron, Betty 1
- Ackerman, A. K. 1
- Adams, Charles Clyde, 1900-1959 1
- Adams, Charles Matthew, 1871-1945 1
- Adams, Hugh B., 1865-1916 1
- Adams, Nancy Ann Holt, 1860-1942 1
- Allen, Frederick, 1948- 1
- Amara, Lucine, 1924- 1
- Ambrose, Jim 1
- Apollo Social Club, Inc. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Archambault, Charlie 1
- Arkwright family 1
- Arkwright, Dorothy Colquitt 1
- Arnett, Bill 1
- Arrowood, Bertha Harwood 1
- Art Institute of Atlanta 1
- Askerooth, Almeda Leona 1
- Askew, Jeff D. 1
- Atkinson, W. Y. (William Yates), 1854-1899 1
- Atlanta Art Association 1
- Atlanta Bach Choir 1
- Atlanta Black Crackers (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Chamber Players 1
- Atlanta Chess Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Economic Development Corporation 1
- Atlanta International Raceway (Hampton, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Memorial Arts Center 1
- Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Musical Association (Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Peachtree Chorus 1
- Atlanta Rhythm Section (Musical group) 1
- Atlanta Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Austin, Paul 1
- Banks, Carolyn 1
- Baptist Church of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Ga.) 1
- Barnes, Roy E. (Roy Eugene), 1948- 1
- Barrow, Willie T. (Willie Taplin), 1924-2015 1
- Beautiful Restaurant (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Bell and Stanton Public Relations (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
- Bellman, Russell 1
- Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923 1
- Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Blanchard, Martha Lane Hill 1
- Blanchard, Moses C. 1
- Blanchard, Waid Hill 1
- Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Brame, Charles 1
- Bressler, Celia 1
- Brooks, Tyrone 1
- Brown, Elijah Alexander, Sr. 1
- Brown, Harriet Elizabeth Johnson, 1869-1951 1
- Brown, Sally Eugenia, 1862-1942 1
- CAUTION, Inc. 1
- Calhoun, Emily Bealer 1
- Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Carlisle family 1
- Carlisle, James Cosby 1 ∧ less