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African American visual arts collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS68
Scope and Content This collection contains various types of visual images, including photographs, lithoghraphs, posters, and prints from periodicals, pertaining to African Americans. Included in the collection are stereotypical racist pictures and postcards; photographs of African Americans working as domestics, agricultural laborers, musicians, streetcar conductors, etc.; portraits of African American women, men, and children; prints depicting significant events, such as the Fort Pillow Massacre and the...
Dates: 1860-1957, undated

Agatha Sheehan photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS359
Scope and Content The collection contains images of former enslaved people and elderly African Americans who lived at the E.R. Carter Home for the Elderly. Named in honor of Reverend Edward Randolph Carter (1856-1944), the pastor spearheaded an extensive housing ministry and directed the construction of a home for the aged, which was operated by Friendship Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. The home was later demolished.
Dates: approximately 1900, undated

Evans family photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS36
Scope and Content The collection of photographs consists of images documenting the life of William R. Evans and Alva C. Evans’ family in Atlanta. The images include portrait photographs of their family and friends; however, most of the images are studio portraits of unidentified people. Twelve photographs include William and Alva Evans at their family home, work, and in studio portraits. Also included is a small scrapbook with unidentified photographs. Most of the images in the scrapbook are of Alva Evans, one...
Dates: approximately 1920-1970, undated

Graham W. Jackson visual arts materials

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS34
Scope and Content This collection contains 1,668 images. The images depict Graham Jackson, his family, and Jackson's performances at various events and locations. Also featured are photographs of Franklin Delano Roosevelt at the Little White House in Warm Springs and theLife magazine photograph by Ed Clark. Other images of politicians include President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Georgia Governor Lester Maddox, and President Jimmy Carter. The majority of the photographs are portraits...
Dates: 1913-1981

Kuhns family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS319
Scope and Content This collection contains images from the Kuhn's Photography Studio, including photographs of both the Kuhns family and clients. Many of the images are identified, however most of the tintypes remain unidentified.
Dates: approximately 1860-1929

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

Luckie family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS20
Scope and Content This collection documents four generations of the Luckie family, very early members of Atlanta's free African American community.
Dates: 1860-1940, undated

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Aiken, Lucy Rucker 1
Aiken, Walter Henry, 1893-1965 1
Aldridge, Mamie 1
Alexander, Wellington, Jr., Rev. 1
Amos, Moses, Dr. 1
Anderson, Ann Rucker 1
Anderson, Charles W., Jr. 1
Andrews, Lina 1
Andrews, Lisa 1
Askew, Thomas E. 1
Barrett, Lizzie 1
Bedou, A. P. 1
Blackshear of Macon, photography 1
Boatenreiter, Gertrude 1
Brooks, Carrie 1
Brown, John 1
Butler Street YMCA (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Butler, Henry Rutherford, Dr. 1
Butler, Selena Sloan 1
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Carter, Edward Randolph 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Cole, Nat King, 1919-1965 1
Colley, Van Buren 1
Columbians (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 1
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Creighton, Maude 1
Crogman, William H., Dr. 1
Cunningham, Nancy, 1820-1910 1
Currier & Ives 1
Davis, Bessie Rucker 1
Davis, Griffith 1
Davis, John Wesley 1
Dixon, Carl 1
Dobbs, Annie Ruth 1
Draper, Jesse 1
E. R. Carter Home for the Elderly (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ellis, Clyde 1
Evans family 1
Evans, Alva C. 1
Evans, William R. 1
Fannie Renfroe 1
Faulkner, William, Rev. 1
First Congregational Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fletcher, Harry 1
Friendship Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gaines, Mary 1
Gaines, Wesley John, Rev. 1
Garliff, Clara 1
Gate City Drug Store (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Green, Reese 1
Gresham, Martha 1
Gresham, Thomas G. 1
Gross, Dora 1
Hampton Institute 1
Hanye, Eloise 1
Hanye, Margaritte 1
Hanye, May 1
Harper, Charles L., Dr. 1
Harper, Katryn 1
Harper, Laurence, Jr. 1
Harper, Laurence, Sr. 1
Harper, Neddie Rucker 1
Harrington, Harry 1
Harris, Jessie 1
Hartsfield, William Berry 1
Hatcher, Thurston 1
Haygood, Martha 1
Henderson, Alma 1
Henderson, Lucius S. 1
Herndon, Alonzo, 1858- 1
Holderby, Lena 1
Holderby, Mattie 1
Holderby, May 1
Hollingsworth, Charles 1
Hollingsworth, Lon 1
Hyman, L. G. 1
Jackson, Gerald Wayne, 1958- 1
Jackson, Graham Washington, 1903-1983 1
Jackson, Graham, Jr., 1954- 1
Jackson, Helen Balton 1
Jackson, James M. 1
Johnson, Lena 1
Joint Civilian Organization Conference (Fort Benning, Ga.) 1
Jones, Emma 1
Kelly, Andrew T. 1
Kuhns family 1
Kuhns, Charles 1
Kuhns, Dwight 1
Kuhns, Isabella 1
Kuhns, Julia 1
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