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Adolph Rosenberg Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS124
Scope and Contents of the Records A varied collection, these photographs are a mixture of images of rural areas in Fulton County, images relating to Atlanta’s Jewish community, military photographs, and photographs of an elementary class. Most of the images in the collection were taken by Rosenberg, but several were not. The photographs of Fulton County include images of buildings, stores, and farms in Buckhead, Roswell, and Lebanon, Georgia, and several in Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta. Images of Atlanta’s Jewish community...
Dates: 1945-1955, undated

Dale Elliot Roberts Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS118
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.
Dates: 1954

Dodson W. Hancock Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS131
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of cities located south of Atlanta, Georgia in Fulton County. Included are images of College Park, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Palmetto, Red Oak, and Union City. Many of these cities were originally part of Campbell County, a county that went bankrupt during the Great Depression and was then merged with Fulton County. Photographer Hancock follows highways 19 and 29 in a span of one month to reveal the former Campbell County cities in their 1954...
Dates: 1954

Frances Scarratt McDaniel photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS356
Scope and Content This collection contains images of the Scarratt family, including Charles F. Scarratt, Jr., John Balsios Scarratt, and Edith H. Scarratt, along with photographs of their family businesses. Included are images of employees of the Scarratt Garage; men viewing boats at the Scarratt Boat Company; and images of the family's garage truck. Of special note are images of family members in class photographs at Ivy Street School, North Avenue Presbyterian School, and Highland Elementary School in Atlanta.
Dates: approximately 1890-1960, undated

Francis C. Smith Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS141
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of courthouses, churches, post offices, rivers, lakes, schools, industrial areas, farms, and private residences in cities and towns across North Georgia and the Atlanta area. Included are images taken in Alpharetta, Atlanta, Ben Hill, Bolton, Crabapple, Fairburn, Morgan Falls, Newton, Roswell and Warsaw, Georgia. Among the photographs are images of the old Milton County Courthouse of Alpharetta, the Chattahoochee Industrial Park in Atlanta, Mt. Gilead...
Dates: 1948- 1955

General Motors Corporation photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS377
Scope and Content This collection contains promotional photographs of automobiles produced by the General Motors Corporation between 1910 and 1960, including various models of Chevrolets, Oldsmobiles, and Pontiacs. Also featured is a photograph of a Chevrolet assembly plant in Atlanta, Georgia, and employees working on automobile bodies at the Fisher Body Division in Detroit, Michigan.
Dates: approximately 1910-1954, undated

Henry L. Taylor visual arts materials of Atlanta Transit System, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS382
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs and blueprints from the Atlanta Transit System, Inc. (ATS) in Atlanta, Georgia. Included are photographs and schematics of buses, streetcars, and trolleys used by ATS, as well as images of ATS staff. Of special note are photographs of Governor Lester Maddox (1915-2003) with William P. Maynard, president of ATS, signing a sales tax relief bill, which removed sales taxes on passenger fares. Also included is an image of Governor Maddox signing a proclamation...
Dates: 1923-1975, undated

J.J. Allen Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS126
Scope and Contents of the Records Photographer J.J. Allen took these photographs for use in the 1954 Atlanta Historical Society photography contest. The collection is comprised of images of Hapeville and Fairburn, Georgia, municipalities located south of Atlanta. Included are images of churches, schools, businesses, and government facilities such as Bethsadia Baptist Church, Hapeville Methodist Church, North Avenue Public School, the Ford assembly plant, the railroad depot, and city hall in Hapeville. Information regarding each...
Dates: 1954

Kathleen Moon Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS129
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images of schools, churches, farms, homes, public buildings, town squares, railroads, industrial facilities, cemeteries, rivers, stores, parks, community centers, and entertainment venues in Fulton County. The photographs were taken in the cities and towns of Alpharetta, Atlanta, Ben Hill, Cascade Heights, Campbellton, Cedar Grove, College Park, Crabapple, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Hopewell, Newtown, Ocee, Palmetto, Red Oak, Rico, Roswell, Sandtown, Sandy...
Dates: 1951-1954, undated

Photographs of substandard housing

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS284
Scope and Content This collection contains images of substandard housing and living conditions in the southwestern areas of Atlanta, Georgia, including Stewart Avenue (later named Metropolitan Parkway); Battle Hill neighborhood (later named Westview neighborhood); Vine City neighborhood; and Philadelphia Avenue. The slides feature images of residential homes, children playing, and physically deteriorating landscapes heavily populated with trash and other discarded materials.
Dates: approximately 1950-1968, undated

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Alpharetta Baptist Tabernacle (Alpharetta, Ga.) 1
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Aronstam, Louis 1
Atlanta Public Library. Ida Williams Branch 1
Atlanta Safe and Lock Works (Fulton County, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Transit System, Inc. 1
Bailey-Johnson School (Alpharetta, Ga.) 1
Ben Hill First Baptist Church (Ben Hill, Ga.) 1
Ben Hill Recreation Center (Ben Hill, Ga.) 1
Benatar, Victor 1
Bennett, George 1
Bethsadia Baptist Church (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Big Creek Bridge (Fulton County, Ga.) 1
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Cavalier, Sidney 1
Cedar Grove Community House (Cedar Grove, Ga.) 1
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Chapman Drug Store (Hapeville, Ga.) 1
Church Street School (East Point, Ga.) 1
Clark Howell School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
College Street School (Hapeville, Ga.) 1
Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 1
Conley Hills Elementary School (East Point, Ga.) 1
Dick, Jackson P. 1
Duffey's Department Store (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
East Point Depot (East Point, Ga.) 1
Eastern School (Red Oak, Ga.) 1
Elliott's Peachtree Studio (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
English, William 1
Fairburn Banking Company (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Fairburn Colored School (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Fairburn Hardware Company (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Feld, Benjamin 1
First Baptist Church (College Park, Ga.) 1
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Georgia Baptist Children's Home (Roswell, Ga.) 1
Goldstein, Abe 1
Grady Cook Motor Company (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
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Henry Chanin Corporation (East Point, Ga.) 1
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Hopewell School (Hopewell, Ga.) 1
Howell, Clark, 1863-1936 1
International Dairy Queen, Inc. 1
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Jacobs, Hyman 1
Janus, Sidney, Mrs. 1
Jefferson Avenue Baptist Church (East Point, Ga.) 1
Jere A. Wells School (East Point, Ga.) 1
Kate's Cafe (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
L. T. Hansard Market (Hapeville, Ga.) 1
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Latham, G. D. 1
Lebanon Baptist Church (Fulton County, Ga.) 1
Lebanon Baptist Church (Roswell, Ga.) 1
Lee, W. H. 1
London, Max 1
Longino Insurance Agency (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Longino School (College Park, Ga.) 1
M. P. Word School (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 1
Mansell Brothers, Inc. (Roswell, Ga.) 1
Marcus, Harold, Mrs. 1
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