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Atlanta Public Library documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS641f
Scope and Content The Atlanta Public Library records include correspondence and newsclippings documenting the construction of the original library and the commissioning of a marble bust of Andrew Carnegie by sculptor Gaetano Trentanove. The records also include newsclippings regarding the controversy over the decision to demolish the original library building.
Dates: 1895-1970

Atlanta Urban Design Commission Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS383
Scope and Content This collection contains images of buildings and districts evaluated or nominated by the Urban Design Commission to receive Historic status. Notable sites include Atlanta City Hall, Carnegie Library, Citizens & Southern National Bank, the English-American Building, the Hurt Building, Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth home, Morris Brown College, Rockefeller Hall at Spelman College, Sacred Heart Church, and Underground Atlanta. Additional photographs include views of buildings along Alabama,...
Dates: 1973-1976

Carrie Dyer Reading Club record books

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Identifier: ahc.MSS891f
Scope and Content This collection contains three books used to record the check-outs and dues of the library operated by the Carrie Dyer Reading Club. Each book is organized alphabetically by the name of the borrower, with a half or full page dedicated to each borrower. Under each individual's name there is a list of check-out and due dates, in addition to any applicable late fees.
Dates: 1886-1897, undated

Cherokee Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS650
Scope and Content This collection contains minutes, newsletters, yearbooks, histories, and president's notebooks that document the civic and social history of the club. President's notebooks include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, reports, financial records, and membership information. Also a part of the collection are scrapbooks which illustrate the club's many projects including two scrapbooks devoted to the "Christmas Trees Around the World" project and a scrapbook devoted to the restoration project of...
Dates: 1928-2019, undated

Cherokee Garden Club visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS370
Scope and Content The collection contains images that detail the civic and social history of the Cherokee Garden Club. Included in the collection are photographs of the club's civic projects, flower show arrangements, and needlework. Also a part of the collection are images of club members attending the Garden Club of America Zone VIII meetings and working at fundraising events such as Potlatch and Gardener's Delight. A video and photographs of the Cherokee Garden Library document the early years of the...
Dates: approximately 1935-2014

De Renne-Callaway book ephemera

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1127
Scope and Content This collection contains documents found in books from the De Renne and Callaway collections of the Cherokee Garden Library. Materials include clippings, correspondence, handwritten notes, articles, offprints, and invoices. Clippings and articles cover a wide range of topics including vegetable growing, botany, history, poetry, and William Shakespeare. In 1970, Callaway Gardens purchased a collection of De Renne books. Correspondence from these books was largely part of Augusta De Renne's...
Dates: 1891-1966, undated

Friends of the Library collection

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Identifier: ahc.MSS499
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence and some organizational records. The bulk of the materials were gathered by Franklin Garrett and pertain to his involvement in the organization. Other materials include newspaper clippings and newsletters.
Dates: 1975-1983

James Larwood collection

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Identifier: ahc.MSS84
Scope and Content This collection contains the first twelve of a series of booklets published by the Atlanta Public Library for their exhibition of selections from Mr. Larwood’s library of Georgiana. Also included are two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings concerning the collection which is now housed at Oglethorpe University.
Dates: 1954-1957, undated

Thurston Hatcher Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS135
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of buildings and natural scenery in Atlanta and throughout the state of Georgia. Photographs of Atlanta include images of City Hall, Municipal Airport, Atlantic Steel Company, Cyclorama Building, Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill, Municipal Auditorium, North Fulton Golf Course, and the Capitol Building. Photographs taken throughout the state of Georgia include images of Midway Congregational Church, Fort Pulaski, Brasstown Bald, the Okefenokee Swamp, Tallulah...
Dates: circa 1916, 1948-1952, undated

Wallace family papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS690
Scope and Content This collection primarily contains materials pertaining to Alexander McGhee Wallace’s involvement in the Civil War and Anne Wallace Howland’s contributions to the Carnegie Library of Atlanta. The materials include correspondence, datebooks, diaries, genealogical records, periodicals, programs, and newspaper clippings. This collection also contains a scrapbook assembled in memory of Alexander McGhee Wallace, a scrapbook pertaining to Anne Wallace Howland, several certificates and diplomas...
Dates: 1836-1987, undated

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Confederate States of America. Army 1
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De Renne, Augusta Gallie Floyd 1
Drexel Institute of Art, Science, and Industry 1
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Emory University. Crawford W. Long Memorial Hospital 1
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 1
Georgia Library Club 1
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Gordon, John Brown 1
Hamilton Howell House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908 1
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Howland, Anne Wallace 1
Howland, Max Franklyn 1
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Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Larwood, James 1
Lookout Mountain Inn (Lookout Mountain, Tenn.) 1
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Odd Fellows Building and Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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