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Atlanta Housing Authority photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS96
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains images of substandard housing areas to be cleared for the Capitol, Hope, Grady and Herndon Housing Projects. It also contains images of the Aux Coal Storage Bins and a civil defense unit based at Techwood Homes. The images in this collection were created to document living conditions in these areas prior to their demolition. A key to the photographs’ geographical locations is also stored with this collection. The key includes the project names, their geographical...
Dates: circa 1940

Bomar-Killian family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS287
Scope and Content This collection contains images of members of the Bomar and Killian family and their close friends. It also contains images of Atlanta street scenes from the early 19th and mid 20th centuries.
Dates: 1846-1921, undated

Charles Bickerstaff and Joel Hurt Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS134
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of banks, businesses, theaters, clubs, hotels, and grocery stores in downtown Atlanta, including two structures, the Atlanta Theater and the Equitable Building that were built by engineer and developer Joel Hurt. The collection also contains photographs of the Candler Building, the Century Building, the Empire Building, the English-American Building, and the Piedmont Hotel. Among the images are photographs taken by Tracy Mathewson, Edwards and Sons, and...
Dates: circa 1893 - 1923

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

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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

Herbert H. Lee Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS130
Scope and Contents of the Records Included in this collection are slides and photographs of geographic locations, events, and transportation in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. The collection contains images of downtown Atlanta, including aerial views, government buildings, private residences, parks, street scenes, railroads, as well as photographs depicting poverty and sub-standard housing. The photographs of Herbert H. Lee are an excellent resource for those interested in the subject of urban renewal, and the post-World War...
Dates: 1919- 1968, undated

Paul Talbott Lakewood Speedway and Gone With the Wind Premiere Film

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Identifier: ahc.VIS191
Scope and Content The collection, in its original format, is a single reel of 8mm black and white acetate film. The film captures three separate events in the Atlanta area: Lucky Teter performing automobile stunts at Lakewood Speedway; landings and takeoffs at Candler Field; and a portion of the Gone With the Wind premiere celebrations. The first four and a half minutes of the film documents a portion of the Lucky Teter performance at Lakewood Speedway. This segment captures...
Dates: 1930s

W. Millege White's photographs of Southern Bell Telephone Company

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Identifier: ahc.VIS345
Scope and Content This collection contains White's photographs of the construction of the Southern Bell Telephone Company building, also known as the Ivy-Walnut Exchange building. Photographs include interior and exterior images documenting the stages of development of the second portion of the building at 27 Auburn Avenue. The building was designed by noted Atlanta architect P. Thornton Marye.
Dates: 1920 June 15 - 1921 January 15

William S. Irvine photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS321
Scope and Content This collection contains images of buildings, streets, and monuments in Atlanta, Georgia. Included are photographs of service stations, high schools, churches, residences, and Confederate monuments in addition to automobiles, street views, bomb proof sites, children, and family members of William S. Irvine.
Dates: 1919-1948, undated

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Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bearcat Obie's Cafe (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bickerstaff, Charles 1
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Bomar, Benjamin F. 1
Bomar, Thomas 1
Candler Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Century Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Compton, Martha Lumpkin 1
Craven Alley (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Dick, Jackson P. 1
Draughons Business College (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Equitable Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Excelsior Steam Laundry (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fourth National Bank Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Georgia Power Company 1
Grant Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hartsfield, William Berry 1
Haverty, Rawson (James Rawson), 1920-2007 1
Highland Avenue Showgrounds (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hosch and Sons Grocers (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hurt, Joel 1
Irvine, William S. 1
J. K. Orr Shoe Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
John R. Hope Homes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Junior League of Atlanta 1
Killian family 1
Kingsley Alley (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Kingstone Alley (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Klaus and Cherry Meat Market (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
L and R Drug Co. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lakewood Fairgrounds (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lakewood Speedway (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lee, Herbert H. 1
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 1
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McPherson, James Birdseye 1
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 1
Mitchell, Isaac Green 1
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Prudential Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Saint Luke's Church (Atlanta, Ga. : Episcopal) 1
Smith, Alexander W., 1923-2008 1
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
Talbott, Paul 1
Taylor, Henry L. 1
Teter, Lucky (Earl) 1
Trust Company of Georgia 1
Walker, William Henry Talbot 1
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