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Peachtree Creek Garden Club scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS676
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks that provide details on the civic and social activities of the club. The scrapbooks contain clippings, correspondence, photographs, and flower show programs. Of special interest are club histories that describe the Peachtree Creek neighborhood in the early years of development.
Dates: 1946-1973

Peachtree Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS681
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains minutes, committee reports, financial statements, membership information, and correspondence that documents the civic and social activities of the club. Materials from Presidents Brenda Dreyer and Dean Smith comprise a substantial section of the collection from the years 1999 to 2003. Also in the collection are scrapbooks as well as GCA manuals and meeting programs from the GCA Annual and Zone Meetings beginning with 1932. A large amount of material details the GCA Zone...
Dates: 1923-2019, undated

Peachtree Garden Club visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS289
Scope and Content This collection contains images of club members participating in civic and social activities. Photographs of club projects such as the Atlanta History Center Swan Woods work days and decorating the Shepherd Center are included. Also a part of the collection are images of club meetings, luncheons, and garden and home tours. A large number of photographs document the restoration of the Swan Woods and its designation as the first Garden for Peace, an international network of gardens that ease...
Dates: 1955-2017

Peachtree Hills Garden Club scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS682
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook that describes the social and civic activities of the club. Material includes photographs, membership rosters, clippings, and meeting announcements. The club's interest in flower arranging is highlighted in workshop photographs.
Dates: 1959-1960

Peachtree Park Garden Club scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS723
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks that detail the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes photographs, yearbooks, correspondence, and clippings that illustrate the club's interests and projects. Of special note is a report of the club's civic work with teenage girls from the Oak Hill Homes.
Dates: 1939-1966

Peony Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1084
Scope and Content This collection contains documents which describe the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes financial budgets, photographs, yearbooks, clippings, and flower show awards. One scrapbook provides details on the club's early programs, projects, flower shows, and interests. Of special note are scrapbook clippings of the first Atlanta Dogwood Festival in 1936.
Dates: 1929-1983, undated

Perennial Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1080
Scope and Content This collection contains materials that provide a history of the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes meeting announcements, yearbooks, clippings, and GCG convention booklets. Scrapbooks are largely devoted to the study of horticulture, conservation, and related gardening interests, including several papers written by members. A club history details its policies on the restriction of civic work and on fundraising.
Dates: 1942-1970, undated

Reviewers Study Club documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS616f
Scope and Content This collection consist of the minutes of the Reviewers 1934-1935, a program from 1961-1962, and a printed history of the club which list the members of 1955-1956.
Dates: 1934-1962

Riverside West Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS715
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook describing the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes photographs, correspondence, a yearbook, and clippings. Of special interest are documents describing the club's work to restore the grounds of the Crossroads Atlanta Primitive Baptist Church on Mount Vernon Highway and Powers Ferry Road in Sandy Springs.
Dates: 1974-1975

Sally Parris scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS303
Scope and Content This collection consists of a single scrapbook containing newspaper clippings. The majority of the articles pertain to agriculture, politics, and personalities.
Dates: 1893-1903

Sharondale Garden Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS716
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks that document the civic and social activities of the club. Scrapbooks include photographs, yearbooks, programs, and newsletters that provide details on the club's interests and projects. Of special note is a scrapbook devoted to the club's long term project of maintaining a greenspace triangle in the Garden Hills neighborhood.
Dates: 1958-1987

Sheffield family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS306f
Scope and Content This collection contains speeches, a scrapbook, invitations, ribbons, and other ephemera related to Elizabeth Spalding Sheffield and her family. Of special interest is a diploma issued to her by the Winchester Junior Rifle Corps, designating her as "Marksman".
Dates: 1863-1970

Strickland Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS58

The DeKalb County Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1192
Scope and Content This collection contains books of evidence, minutes, yearbooks, and scrapbooks that document the social and civic history of the federation. Included in the collection are flower show programs, correspondence, clippings, and histories that provide details about the federation's activities, events, interests, and members. Scrapbooks highlight community projects, gardening education, and flower shows at Stone Mountain Park as well as other locations. Several of the scrapbooks document the...
Dates: 1948-2019, undated

Tucker Family Bills and Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS205
Scope and Content The majority of this collection includes monthly invoices, bills and other financial transactions initiated by Sarah Tucker after the death of her husband, Henry Holcombe Tucker. Almost all of the transactions involved businesses in downtown Atlanta. The collection provides insight into the lifestyle and monthly financial responsibilities of a wealthy widow in Atlanta during the 1890s. Included among Ms. Tucker’s purchases are groceries, dry goods, building supplies, labor, utility bills,...
Dates: 1877-1899, undated

United Church Women of Atlanta scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS388
Scope and Content This collection contains ten scrapbooks created by members of the United Church Women of Atlanta organization. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, pictures, programs, reports, correspondence, and organizational records. The correspondence includes letters from Charles L. Weltner, James A. Mackay, Richard B. Russell, Herman E. Talmadge, Robert G. Stephens, Mayor Ivan Allen, and Sargent Shriver.
Dates: 1946-1976

Utopian Literary Club documents

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1120
Scope and Content This collection consists of historical sketches written about the club, biographies highlighting members, and a proclamation from the Fulton County Board of Commissioners honoring the club. There are also programs for events and special projects, yearbooks documenting past club members, meeting minutes, financial reports, and meeting agendas.
Dates: 1927-2003, undated

Virginia Avenue Garden Club scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1079
Scope and Content This collection contains two scrapbooks that detail the social and civic activities of the club. Material includes clippings, correspondence, photographs, and garden club programs. Of special interest are photographs of the Carnegie Branch Library at the Samuel M. Inman School (now Inman Middle School) in Virginia Highland.
Dates: 1934-1951

William McElreath Branham photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS291
Scope and Content This collection contains images of Branham family members, including: Walter McElreath at age 40; J.N. McEachern and his wife; and Emmett and May McElreath, law partner and brother of Walter McElreath. Of special note is a profile image of Robert E. Lee, believed to be signed by him.
Dates: approximately 1935, undated

Woman's Auxiliary of the Scottish Rite Hospital documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS643f
Scope and Content The Woman's Auxiliary records include the constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, reports, and newsclippings.
Dates: 1923-1930

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Atlanta Dogwood Festival 3
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Coca-Cola Company 3
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 3
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Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta 3
Young, Andrew, 1932- 3
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 2
American Federation of Musicians 2
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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
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Fort, Marie Johnson 2
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 2
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Grigsby, Emily Bourne, 1922-2020 2
Hamilton, Grace Towns, 1907-1992 2
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Harper's Flowers (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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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
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Aldridge, Mamie 1
Alexander Gallery (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Alexander, Wellington, Jr., Rev. 1
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 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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Aronstam, Louis 1
Asher, Gertrude 1
Askew, Thomas E. 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 1
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Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 1
Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games 1
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