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Charles Bickerstaff and Joel Hurt Photographs

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Collection number: 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

Herbert H. Lee Photographs

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Collection number: 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...
Dates: 1919- 1968, undated

Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce visual arts materials

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Collection number: ahc.VIS167
Scope and Contents This collection consists of images of geographic locations in the Metropolitan Atlanta region, and several events, most probably used in promotional material published by the Chamber. The majority of the photographs are aerial views of the city, as well as Atlanta landmarks, and commercial and government buildings. The identity of the photographers who produced the images has not been determined. This collection also contains four films produced by the Chamber. They depict Atlanta's first...
Dates: 1922-1993, undated

Parker Lowell Photograph Collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS136
Scope and Contents of the Records

Included in this collection are photographs of Atlanta buildings and parks. Images include the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary, Piedmont Park, the Cyclorama building in Grant Park, the Hurt Building and Hurt Park, the Municipal Auditorium, Rich’s Department Store, and The Temple and other scenes on Peachtree Street.

Dates: 1949

Postcard collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS93
Scope and Contents This collection contains postcards that depict scenes in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. Most of the images are of man-made structures in Atlanta including Agnes Scott College, Atlanta Municipal Airport (now Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport), Biltmore Hotel, Booker T. Washington High School, Bulloch Hall, Candler Building, Capitol City Club, City Hall, Clark College (now Clark Atlanta University), Atlanta Cyclorama at Grant Park, English-American (Flatiron) Building, Fort...
Dates: 1899-1990, undated

Robert D. Klein Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS127
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images of buildings in the commercial district of downtown Atlanta, and in an outlying area which is presently known as Midtown. The collection includes views of the Empire Building on Broad Street (later named Citizens and Southern National Bank Building), the Hurt Building on Hurt Plaza, Rich’s Department Store on Broad Street, the Ruralist Press Building located on Hunter Street, and Peachtree Apartments (later named Hotel Peachtree Manor) located on...
Dates: circa 1920 -1925

Robert Rothberg photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS374
Scope and Content

This collection contains photographs taken by F & L Photo Service and collected by Robert Rothberg of various downtown Atlanta buildings and businesses in the early 1930s. Notable scenes include the Alonzo F. Herndon (1858-1927) Crystal Palace barber shop on Peachtree Street, the Hurt Building, the J. P. Allen & Company department store, Chevrolet Motor Company, Moline Plow Company, King Hardware Company, and the Henry Grady Hotel.

Dates: Approximately 1930-1935

T. Cobb Benning Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS153
Scope and Contents of the Records

The images in this collection depict the construction of the English American building (also known as the Flatiron Building) at the intersection of Peachtree Street and Broad Street in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

Dates: 1897- 1898

William R. Mitchell Jr. photograph collection

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS222
Scope and Content

This collection consists of photographs documented and collected by William R. Mitchell, Jr that appeared in his books, lectures, and architectural studies. The photographs were taken in various Georgia cities including Atlanta, Savannah, Thomasville, Roswell, and Albany. The images are of residential homes and apartments, furnished interiors, historic buildings, parks, streetscapes, churches, and Edward Vason Jones's 19th Century America exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Dates: 1889-1986, undated

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Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
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Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Ga.) 2
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Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 2
Peachtree Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Temple (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 1
Agnes Scott College 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Bureau of Planning 1
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 1
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Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Coca-Cola Bottling Company 1
Atlanta Constitution Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Atlanta Motor Speedway (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Aurora Community Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Benning, Thomas Cobb 1
Bickerstaff, Charles 1
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Candler, Asa Griggs, 1851-1929 1
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Caroline F. Harper Elementary School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Carver Community Homes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Century Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Citizens Advisory Committee for Urban Renewal (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Clark College 1
Coca-Cola Company 1
Colony Square (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Delta Air Lines 1
Draughons Business College (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
E. Rivers School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
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Hentz, Hal, 1883-1972 1
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Highland Avenue Showgrounds (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Hurt, Joel 1
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J. Regenstein Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Lee, Herbert H. 1
Lenox Square (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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