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Charlie Brown papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS881
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence to Charles "Charlie" Manley Brown, bills, receipts, campaign materials, scrapbooks, estate records of Richard N. Fickett, newspaper clippings, and materials regarding Brown's book, Charlie Brown Remembers Atlanta: Memoirs of a Public Man.
Dates: 1903-1984, undated

Cochran and Love family photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS17
Scope and Content This collection documents members of the Cochran and Love families of Atlanta and Cobb County, Georgia. Portraits by three Atlanta photographers, William E. Lenney; Moses M. and William H. Gardner; and Edwards & Son (Jay D. Edwards and William M. Edwards) are included. Of particular interest is a carte-de-visite of United States Senator Alexander Stephens Clay (1853-1910). Clay was a tutor for the Love children and lived with the family for a year in Austell, Georgia.
Dates: 1861-1910, undated

E. Earl Patton, Jr. papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS804
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings from political activities from 1965 to 1981, political memorabilia, and family information.
Dates: 1960-1981, undated

Edmund W. Hughes photographs

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Identifier: 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...
Dates: 1958-1968

Governor John M. Slaton letters

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Identifier: ahc.MSS746f
Scope and Content This collection contains letters, some original and some copies, written by Governor John M. Slaton. Most of the correspondence concerns the Leo Frank court case, Slaton's commutation of Frank's death sentence, and his subsequent failure to be reelected. There is also one letter written by Lucille Selig Frank, the wife of Leo Frank, to Slaton.
Dates: 1902-1930, 1976

Grace Towns Hamilton maps and photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS35
Scope and Content The collection contains images of Grace Towns Hamilton, her family, special events, and other public officials. The bulk of the collection features Hamilton posed with public officials including: Governor Jimmy Carter, U.S. Congressman Andrew Young, Georgia Governor George Busbee, Coretta Scott King, Atlanta University President Benjamin E. Mays, and U.S. Congressman Julian Bond. Also included are photographs of Atlanta homes of the 1960s; African-American Navy yard workers (1940s); the...
Dates: 1882-1984, undated

Harvey Johnson scrapbooks

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Identifier: 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

Long, Rucker, and Aiken family photographs and lithographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS32
Scope and Content The collection documents the political, civic, educational, professional, family, and social life of members of the Long, Rucker, and Aiken families from 1859 through the 1970s. The images document three generations of the Long, Rucker, and Aiken families and visually chronicles their rise from slavery to social and political influence. It also provides visual documentation of African American life from Reconstruction to the late 20th century.
Dates: 1859-1979, undated

Lucinda Bunnen photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS395
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs taken for Movers and Shakers in Georgia by Lucinda Bunnen and Frankie Coxe. The collection includes images of notable political, business, cultural, and arts figures between 1976-1978 in Georgia. Also included are photographs of events such as Jimmy Carter's presidential election, a Decatur Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) planning meeting, the Ramblin' Raft Race on the Chattahoochee River, an Atlanta Symphony...
Dates: approximately 1976-1978

Marion Johnson photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS33
Scope and Content This collection documents the Atlanta urban environment, particularly during the 1950s and 1960s, through cityscapes, aerial views and scenes of individual buildings as the city underwent a period of building and growth. The arrival of the city's first professional sports team, the Atlanta Braves, is documented. Also included in the collection are scenes pertaining to Southern politics including local, state and presidential races. A wide variety of Georgia agriculture and industry is...
Dates: 1938-1975

Sam Massell photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS322
Scope and Content This collection documents the public life of former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell. The majority of the images in the collection depict his time as mayor; others document his career as a realtor and member of the City of Atlanta Board of Aldermen. The images also document Massell's ceremonial duties as mayor, including presiding over groundbreakings; presenting keys to the city to special visitors; and ceremonies involving MARTA and Delta Airlines. The collection features images of Massell hosting...
Dates: 1954-1991, undated; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1974

Suzanne Anderson photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS405
Scope and Contents This collection contains images Suzanne Anderson took of Atlanta and metro Atlanta areas, prominent figures, and sporting events. Suzanne Anderson submitted most of the photos to Atlanta Magazine. The bulk of the images depict a two-year project in which Anderson photographed Atlanta Police Department crime scenes, patrol work, funerals, and outreach events. The collection also features photographs of major Atlanta and national figures, including Ralph David Abernathy,...
Dates: 1970-1999, undated

WRFG records of the Living Atlanta oral history project

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Identifier: ahc.MSS637
Scope and Content The bulk of this collection consists of tape recorded interviews of Atlantans used to create fifty programs titledLiving Atlanta: Atlanta Life from World War I through World War II, and the programs themselves, which aired on WRFG Radio in Atlanta, Georgia. The programs were composed of excerpts from the interviews connected by music and explanatory narration. During the course of the project, hundreds of Atlantans were interviewed, resulting in approximately...
Dates: 1977-1980, undated

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Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 4
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 4
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 4
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 3
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Busbee, George, 1927-2004 3
Hamilton, Grace Towns, 1907-1992 3
Hartsfield, William Berry 3
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 3
Young, Andrew, 1932- 3
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 2
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 2
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 2
Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 2
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 2
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 2
Georgia Institute of Technology 2
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 2
Jackson, Graham Washington, 1903-1983 2
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 2
Lance, Bert, 1931-2013 2
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984 2
Peachtree Road Race (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Trust Company of Georgia 2
Veterans Administration Hospital (Decatur, Ga.) 2
Agnes Scott College 1
Aiken family 1
Aiken, Lucy Rucker 1
Aiken, Walter Henry, 1893-1965 1
Alexander, Wellington, Jr., Rev. 1
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 1
Alliance Theater (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Alston, Philip H., Jr., 1911-1988 1
Amara, Lucine, 1924- 1
Amos, Moses, Dr. 1
Anderson, Ann Rucker 1
Anderson, Charles W., Jr. 1
Arnall, Ellis Gibbs, 1907-1992 1
Arnett, Bill 1
Askew, Thomas E. 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Board of Aldermen 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 1
Atlanta Black Crackers (Baseball team) 1
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau 1
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 1
Atlanta International Raceway (Hampton, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Memorial Arts Center 1
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 1
Atlanta Urban League 1
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Austin, Paul 1
Baptist Tabernacle Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bedou, A. P. 1
Beene, Geoffrey 1
Bell and Stanton Public Relations (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Bell, Griffin B., 1918-2009 1
Bond, Julian 1
Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bourne, Geoffrey H. (Geoffrey Howard), 1909-1988 1
Brown, Charlie, 1902-1995 1
Bryant, James C. 1
Bunnen, Lucinda 1
Butler Street YMCA (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Butler, Henry Rutherford, Dr. 1
Butler, Selena Sloan 1
Callaway Gardens (Pine Mountain, Ga.) 1
Callaway, Virginia Hand 1
Carmichael, James Vinson, 1910-1972 1
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Carter, Rosalynn 1
Chambers, Anne Cox, 1919- 1
Clay, Alexander Stephens 1
Coca-Cola Company 1
Cochran family 1
Cochran, Elias A. 1
Cochran, Elizabeth Patton Love 1
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Currier & Ives 1
Davis, Bessie Rucker 1
Davis, Griffith 1
Davis, John Wesley 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
East Lake Golf Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Emory University 1
Faulkner, William, Rev. 1
Fickett, Richard Nathaniel 1
Fickett-Brown Manufacturing Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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