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Gertrude Asher scrapbook pages

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Identifier: ahc.MSS540f
Scope and Content This collection contains pages from the scrapbook of Gertrude Asher and includes newspaper articles and her thoughts on theatrical events she attended in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1910-1913

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

Graham W. Jackson visual arts materials

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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

Grant Park Woman's Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS958
Scope and Content The Grant Park Woman's Club scrapbooks include nine scrapbooks, documenting the club's activities from 1931 through 1949. The collection lacks scrapbooks for the years 1933 through 1937 and 1945-1946. The scrapbooks, some of which are in poor condition, contain yearbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and printed material. The printed material primarily documents the Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs and the General Federation of Women's Clubs, as well as organizations and...
Dates: 1931-1949

Green Thumb Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS272
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs and slides that provide details of the social and civic activities of the club. Images include flower arrangements and flower show displays, vegetable crops in the Tullie Smith House (later Smith Family Farm) garden, and members at club meetings. Of special interest are images of the courtyard garden at the Haven Home, as well as members helping residents with garden therapy projects.
Dates: approximately 1954-1976

Habersham Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS667
Scope and Content This collection contains materials which detail the social and civic activities of the club and provide details on programs and projects. Included in the collection are clippings, articles, correspondence, and flower show ephemera. Of special interest are scrapbook items concerning member Louise B. Hastings, past president of The Garden Club of Georgia, well known lecturer, author, and wife of Donald M. Hastings, owner of H. G. Hastings Co.
Dates: 1928-2018, undated

Harper family photographs and maps

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Identifier: ahc.VIS366
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs and maps that provide details about the Harper family. Most of the images depict Adelle Harper in her numerous roles as businesswoman and florist, author, genealogist, and mother. Also included are photographs of her husband, John, their children, and other family members at school settings, family gatherings, and in front of their various Atlanta residences. Of special note are images of Adelle and Auverne Harper at a Woman of the Year award reception.
Dates: 1905-1975

Indian Creek Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS668
Scope and Content This collection contains yearbooks, histories, flower show programs, and project reports that document the activities of the club. Scrapbooks provide details of meetings, social events, and numerous civic projects of the club. Of special interest is the club's history of the section of Lenox Road that was known as Indian Creek Acres by the resident members. Also of note is a report for a civic project to save the landmark Buckhead tree on which the original buck's head was hung, and gave the...
Dates: 1939-1984

Iris Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS253
Scope and Content This collection contains photographic prints and negatives that document the social and civic activities of the club. Meetings, floral arrangements, and garden scenes are part of the material. Some of the floral arrangements were from club members' participation in local flower shows. Also included are photographs of the club's landscaping project at the Iris Garden and Woodland Glen in Winn Park, Atlanta. Of special interest are photographs of the club's Orchard Terrace project at the...
Dates: approximately 1930-1963, undated

Ivy Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS396
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs that document the social and civic activities of the club. Photographs include unidentified members attending social and civic events, field trips, and garden tours. Of special interest are images of historic homes and an unidentified cemetery in Georgia.
Dates: 1985-1986, undated

James Edward Jordan photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS44
Scope and Content The collection contains portrait prints all presumably taken by James Edward Jordan. The images include portraits of unidentified children, men, and women, predominently posed in a studio setting with painted decorative backgrounds. Of note is one strip of custom postage stamps of an unidentified man.
Dates: approximately 1947-1970

Jane Swann Travel Diary

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Identifier: ahc.MSS223
Scope and Contents of the Records The travel diary, a bound leather journal engraved “Jennie [sic] Swann, 1901,” documents Jane Swann’s summer travels through parts of the United Kingdom and Europe, June to August, 1901. Swann’s entries describe the various religious and cultural institutions she visited in cities and villages in Amsterdam, Brussels, England, France, and Scotland. Affixed and loose within the diary are commercially produced photographs and other printed material documenting her travels.
Dates: 1901

Jessie Boynton photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS288
Scope and Content This collection contains images of the Fulton County Alms Home for African Americans; Fulton County Alms Haven Home; Boynton's farm house; and a photograph of Jessie Lee Clark.
Dates: 1977

Johnson Estates Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1082
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook which provides details on the civic and social activities of the club. The scrapbook includes photographs, clippings, monthly reports, and correspondence. Of special note are materials regarding the club's civic work at the Highview Nursing Home (later named the Crestview Health and Rehabilitation Center).
Dates: 1966-1967

Joseph F. Buchanan photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS292
Scope and Content This collection contains images of unidentified Atlantans posed in and around their homes.
Dates: approximately 1895

Judith Alexander papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS812
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, gallery invitations, newspaper clippings, magazines, catalogues, and photographs of individual artists and their work, in addition to snapshots of gallery interiors and special events.
Dates: 1959-1989

Kate Helen Suber Thompson scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1145
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook created by Kate Thompson with materials from the Beta Chapter of the Delphian Society in Atlanta and Thompson’s daughter, Katherine. Materials include chapter documents and correspondence, as well as documents and newspaper clippings about Katherine’s education, particularly at Girls High School in Atlanta. In addition, this collection contains newspaper clippings of literary excerpts, news stories, and short pieces on motherhood. Of special note is a...
Dates: 1869-1988, undated

Kuhns family photographs

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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

Ladies Auxiliary of the Atlanta Scottish Association records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS964
Scope and Content Books of minutes and expenditures (1919-1921, 1938-1979) form the bulk of the records. These materials primarily document membership, organizational structure, organizational activities, and finances. Other materials - by-laws, check stubs, correspondence, and a Burns Club newsletter - also document activities of the organization.
Dates: 1915-1979

Lawshe family photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS323
Scope and Content This collection contains portraits of Er Lawshe's wife, children, brother, and daughter-in-law. Of special note is one carte de visite of his jewelry business at 47 Whitehall Street.
Dates: approximately 1850-1904

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Hartsfield, William Berry 4
Atlanta Dogwood Festival 3
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Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 3
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Coca-Cola Company 3
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 3
Peachtree Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Poole, Paul 3
Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta 3
Young, Andrew, 1932- 3
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 2
American Federation of Musicians 2
Ansley Park Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Atlanta History Center 2
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 2
Atlanta Tulip Flower Show Association 2
Atlanta Urban League 2
Bedard, L'Ella Griffith 2
Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Brady, Auverne Harper, 1908-2010 2
Burns, Robert 2
Busbee, George, 1927-2004 2
Cherokee Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Colonial Flower Shop (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Dobbs, Mary Butt Griffith 2
Emory University 2
Flower Arrangers Club of Georgia 2
Fort, Marie Johnson 2
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 2
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Garden Club of Georgia. 2
Gardens for Peace (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Griffith School of Music (Atlanta, Ga) 2
Griffith, Mary Burke 2
Griffith, William Butts 2
Grigsby, Emily Bourne, 1922-2020 2
Hamilton, Grace Towns, 1907-1992 2
Harper family 2
Harper's Flowers (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Harper, Adelle Bartlett, 1885-1974 2
Harris, Joe Frank 2
Hatcher, Thurston 2
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 2
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 2
Kuhns Photographic Studio (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Ladies' Burns Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984 2
McElreath, Walter 2
Nicholson, Marie S. 2
Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 2
Rich's (Retail store) 2
San Francisco Opera 2
Second Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Swan Woods (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 2
Tuskegee Institute 2
Woodberry Hall School for Girls (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Yarn, Jane Hurt, 1924- 2
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Abbey, Theo 1
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Aiken, Lucy Rucker 1
Aiken, Walter Henry, 1893-1965 1
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Aldridge, Mamie 1
Alexander Gallery (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Alexander, Judith, 1931-2004 1
Alexander, Wellington, Jr., Rev. 1
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 1
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Almon, Leroy 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
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Alston, Philip H., Jr., 1911-1988 1
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Anderson, Charles W., Jr. 1
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Asher, Gertrude 1
Askew, Thomas E. 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 1
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