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3rd Regiment of Georgia Volunteer Infantry history

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS438f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a photocopy of a handwritten document "Condensed History of the Campaigns of the 3rd Regiment of Georgia Volunteer Infantry," by Charles H. Andrews.

Dates: approximately 1885

4th Corps Army of the Cumberland United States Army field dispatch

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Collection number: ahc.MSS661f
Scope and Content

Handwritten dispatch from the United States 4th Army Corps to subordinate units giving instructions for handling supply trains as the army prepares to move for the Atlanta Campaign.

Dates: 1864

5th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteer Infantry muster roll

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Collection number: ahc.MSS670f
Scope and Content

Muster roll of a volunteer infantry company, listing names, ranks, etc. or members. Date and place of rendezvous, July 23, 1861, Hartford, Connecticut, but includes entries to the month of September. Approximately 70 names are listed.

Dates: 1861

5th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers petition

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Collection number: ahc.MSS672f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a petition signed by officers of the 5th Regiment to Colonel Warren W. Packer, former commander of the regiment, asking him to come back and resume command as the unit anticipates the extension of their term of service. A telegraphic communication adds four more names to the petition.

Dates: undated

23rd Alabama Volunteer Infantry list of casualties

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Collection number: ahc.MSS529f
Scope and Content This collection consists of a list of casualties suffered by the 23rd Alabama Volunteer Infantry between May 7, 1864, and September 10, 1864, while engaged in combat at several locations in Georgia including Rocky Face Ridge, Resaca, New Hope Church, Marietta, Kennesaw Mountain, and Jonesboro. The list contains the names of the men who were injured or killed and their rank and company. There is a "remarks" column where the company surgeon, J. M. Hunt, listed the place where the casualty...
Dates: 1864 May 7-September 10

29th Regiment Connecticut Volunteer Infantry collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS719f
Scope and Content This collection consists of several records maintained by the quartermaster of the regiment, including a requisition for forage, lists of clothing, camp, and garrison equipment received by officers, and inventory and inspection reports on clothing and equipment that was "worn out in public service" and discarded. The collection contains a published copy of General Orders #4 from Headquarters, United States Colored Troops, that describes the correct way to administer an oath at courts...
Dates: 1864-1866

1900 Study Club records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS406
Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of materials created by and about the 1900 Study Club. The bulk of the collection is club minutes and scrapbooks. Also included in the collections are yearbooks, correspondence, and programs.

Dates: 1903-1990

A. F. Moreland property deeds and promissory note

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Collection number: ahc.MSS21f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a deed to A. F. Moreland from William West; a promissory note of Moreland to R. H. Ward; and a deed to R. H. Ward. All documents pertain to property in the 20th district of Stewart County, Georgia, land lot numbers 86 and the east half of 87.

Dates: 1867-1890

A. J. McBride collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS220f
Scope and Content

This collection includes correspondence, lists, and reminiscences about the Civil War, primarily surrounding the service of Colonel A. J. McBride of the 10th Georgia Regiment. The collection includes an 1864 letter regarding his promotion, and several letters written to him on the subject of war time experiences and post war life. The collection also includes a manuscript by L. L. Cochran of Alabama titled "The Tenth Georgia Regiment at Gettysburg."

Dates: 1862-1901

A. J. Park receipts and letter

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Collection number: ahc.MSS625f
Scope and Content

This collection consists of six receipts from the Western and Atlantic Railroad dated 1847-1849 and one letter from A. J. Park to R. A. Park of Ohio dated July 1864 from Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia.

Dates: 1847-1864

A. J. Reynolds letter

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Collection number: ahc.MSS581f
Scope and Content

This collection contains one letter written by A.J. Reynolds of Atlanta, Georgia, to James F. Hanson, the former guardian of his wife, regarding a settlement of property.

Dates: 1867

A. W. Owen papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS903f
Scope and Content

This collection contains an unpublished autobiography by A. W. Owen and genealogical material on his family. The autobiography focuses on Owen's parentage, childhood, personal life, and teaching career. The genealogical material is a compilation of handwritten research on A. W. Owen, copies of censuses that contain his name, copies of letters he wrote, and excerpts from newspapers and books that mention him.

Dates: 1853-1984, undated

Abbie M. Brooks diaries and church invitation

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Collection number: ahc.MSS39f
Scope and Content This collection contains two diaries of Abigail M. Brooks, which date from 1865 and 1870 along with typed transcriptions of both. In addition, there is an invitation to attend church which dates from 1858. In the 1865 diary, Brooks describes life in rural Tennessee, near Nashville, where she teaches in a one room school house. Later in the year, Abigail moves to Edgefield, Tennessee, also near Nashville, and starts her own school. She describes life in Edgefield, trials with her students,...
Dates: 1858-1870

Abercrombie, Aycock, Hale, and Hawk family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS394f
Scope and Content

This collection consists of various legal documents, a letter from "G. L. Hale" to her son, and a petition to re-locate the court in Walton County, Georgia. The legal documents include bills of sale for land, debts, and property deeds for the Abercrombie, Aycock, Hale, and Hawk families.

Dates: 1845-1899, undated

Abraham Heard legal documents

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Collection number: ahc.MSS147f
Scope and Content

This collection contains the last will and testament of Abraham Heard of McMinn County, Tennessee and Ezekiel E. Park, as well as other associated legal papers.

Dates: 1822-1827

Abreu and Robeson, Inc. records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS763
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence and information documenting the various projects for which Abreu and Robeson, Inc. were responsible.

Dates: 1941-1979, undated

Ada May Harling scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS113
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a scrapbook created by Ada May Harling which includes clippings, programs, and postcards. The majority of the scrapbook highlights Harling's garden club activities with the Atkins Park Garden Club, The Garden Club of Georgia, and other Atlanta gardening clubs. The scrapbook also includes clippings about historic Georgia sites and gardens. Of special interest are photographs of the Harling's home at 1128 St. Augustine Place.

Dates: 1922-1946

Adair family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS2f
Scope and Content This collection consists of deeds and title abstracts for a portion of block 16, lot 77 of the 14th district of Fulton County; a deed to a cemetery plot, and a letter to Mrs. George W. Adair from Octavia S. Hammond discussing living conditions in Atlanta in 1865. In the letter, Ms. Hammond encourages Mrs. Adair to return to Atlanta and she lists the names of individuals who have done so after the end of the Civil War. She lists the cost of food items and offers anecdotes about businesses...
Dates: 1847-1906, undated

Adams-Cates Company Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS144
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains aerial photographs produced to assist Adams-Cates Company in the development of commercial real estate in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Aerial views of the cities of Atlanta, College Park, Decatur, East Point, Forest Park, Gainesville, Hapeville, Lithonia, Marietta, Panthersville, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Stone Mountain, as well as dozens of images of unidentified areas in the metropolitan Atlanta region are contained in the collection. The photographs document the...
Dates: 1956-1973

Adams family scrapbook

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS931f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a family scrapbook with photocopies of a diary kept by Nancy Ann Holt Adams from 1895-1898 documenting family life, the weather, and the death of her first child. It also includes newspaper articles about the family, certificates, photographs, and genealogical information about the Adams family.

Dates: 1895-1996, undated

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Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 119
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Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 81
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 79
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 74
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 70
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 69
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 64
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 50
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 47
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 47
Atlanta (Ga.) 46
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 43
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 42
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Georgia -- Politics and government 39
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World War, 1939-1945 36
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Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 33
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 33
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Women -- Societies and clubs 32
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Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 30
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Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
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World War, 1914-1918 20
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African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Family life -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Gay men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
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Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
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Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 17
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Theaters -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Urban beautification -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Daguerreotypes 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Real estate business -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Gay bars -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Invitation cards -- Georgia 15
Landscape architecture -- Southern States 15
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Advertising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Airports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Ambrotypes 14
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Civic improvement -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Deeds -- Georgia 14
Education -- Georgia 14
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Military uniforms 14
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations 13
Chattahoochee River 13
Decatur (Ga.) 13
Fires -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
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Atlanta Historical Society 32
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 30
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 25
Hartsfield, William Berry 22
Georgia Institute of Technology 21
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Coca-Cola Company 19
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 17
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 16
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 16
Rich's (Retail store) 16
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Emory University 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 15
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
University of Georgia 15
Atlanta History Center 14
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 14
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 13
United States. Army 13
Young, Andrew, 1932- 13
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 12
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Ga.) 12
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Agnes Scott College 10
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 10
Atlanta Water Works (Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Georgia School of Technology 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 9
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 9
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 9
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Inman family 9
Piedmont Driving Club 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United States. Navy 9
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 8
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 8
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Democratic Party (Ga.) 8
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 8
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 8
Georgia. Militia 8
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 8
Jones family 8
Jones, Bobby 8
Junior League of Atlanta 8
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 8
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 8
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Massell, Sam 8
United Daughters of the Confederacy 8
Woodruff, Robert Winship 8
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 7
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Atlanta Pride Committee 7
Atlanta Pride Festival (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 7
Georgia. General Assembly 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
High Museum of Art 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Olympic Games. (26th : 1996 : Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Southern Christian Leadership Conference 7
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 7
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 6
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 6
Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 6
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 6
Atlanta Lesbian and Gay History Thing 6
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