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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.
Collection number: ahc.MSS1028
Scope and Content The papers consist of articles, advertisements, books, datebooks, legal documents, professional records, and personal correspondence of the Avary and Stephens families. There are articles from the Atlanta Journal Constitution and various magazines throughout the 1920's covering topics such as movie costumes, filet crochet, floor plans, and women's sports. Advertisements include a circular for Thomas Edison's phonograph acquired from the 1904 Louisiana Purchase...
Collection number: ahc.MSS60
Scope and Content These papers consist of correspondence between various members of the Benning family, personal documents, genealogy of the Benning family, and business papers from Hong Kong, New York and Atlanta.
Collection number: ahc.MSS1024
Scope and Content This collection contains articles, certificates, correspondence, deeds, a ledger, military records, and school assignments. The majority of the records consist of deeds dated 1832-1887 of properties purchased by John Marshall Berry in Rome, Georgia. Included are deeds for one half of a commercial lot bought by Charles H. Smith, former mayor of Rome, Georgia, and one for 22 Bull Street in Savannah, Georgia. There is a merchant ledger dated 1864-1869 perhaps belonging to John Marshall Berry...
Collection number: ahc.MSS594f
Scope and Content This collection contains information about Land Lot 113, 17th District when it was purchased by Bonneau Ansley and Mrs. Florence Bryan Ansley in 1938. Included are an Abstract of Title, a Security Deed, and a Survey of Property.
Collection number: ahc.MSS851f
Scope and Content This collection contains deeds conveying ownership of Bulloch Hall in Roswell, Georgia. Documents start with its transfer from the Bulloch family to the Howell family in 1850 and end with the Wing family's ownership in 1932.
Collection number: ahc.MSS56
Scope and Content These papers document the ownership history of several tracts of land in District 14 of Atlanta, Georgia, between 1822 and 1925. Including land lots are 119, 197, 198, 231, and 232. The collection consists of land grants, deeds, and papers primarily of the Childress and Bryant families. There are also papers regarding the land transactions of the White, Thomas, Mangum, Mitchell, Wooten, Thrasher, Guyton, Willis, and Suttles families. The land stayed within the Childress and Bryant families...
Collection number: ahc.MSS831f
Scope and Content This collection contains legal documents, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera pertaining to members of the Connally family and the First Methodist Church. Content includes land deeds signed by A.A. Sells, cemetery plot contracts belonging to Charles Price Connally, Sr., and a book of poetry. Of particular note is a history of the First Methodist Church. Also included is a program for the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Civil Court of Fulton County, which mentions Luther Z. Rosser,...
Collection number: ahc.MSS88f
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains original land indentures between residents of Greene County, Georgia from 1818-1919. The majority of the indentures consist of property being conveyed to Charles Alfred Davis from other Greene County residents. Some residents from whom Davis purchased land include; Adam T. Scott, William A. Florence, Albert Merritt, T. N Poullain, Joseph P. Walker, and Andrew Mason. In addition to these, there are also seven indentures that predate Charles Alfred Davis. The people...
Collection number: ahc.MSS1180
Scope and Content This collection contains research materials from the Early Edgewood-Candler Park BiRacial History Project. Materials document the history of African American residents in the Edgewood-Candler Park area, such as deeds, city directories, neighborhood histories, and maps. Of particular note are theses written by Georgia State University students and papers about the neighborhood written by the project's founder, Amy Meyer Burns, about the neighborhood.
Collection number: ahc.MSS128f
Scope and Content This collection includes property deeds, abstracts of title, warranty deeds, loan deeds, bonds, resident petitions, claims court cases, wills, and insurance documents presented in the courts of Fulton, Gwinnett, and Walton counties in Georgia.
Collection number: ahc.MSS686f
Scope and Content This collection contains three land grants for land lots 230, 231, and 244, adjoining properties in the 17th District in Henry County, Georgia (later Fulton County, Georgia). Lot 231 was registered by Alston H. Greene of DeKalb County, Georgia in 1833 and had an irregular lottery size of 183 acres. Lot 230 was registered by John Hopkins of Emmanual County, Georgia in 1823, and lot 244 was registered by Barnett R. Wadkins of Franklin County, Georgia in 1823.
Collection number: ahc.MSS263f
Scope and Content This collection includes real estate documents including abstracts of title, warranty deeds, and tax receipts on Atlanta property owned by numerous individuals. Property owners and buyers include Lula Robert, Samuel Rambo, William Herndon, Elizabeth Hunt, Patrick Calhoun, Livinia Winter, and J. F. Leary.
Collection number: ahc.MSS894f
Scope and Content The collection contains a letter from the Smathers and Morgan law office to the Home Mission Board discussing the purchase of a school in Clyde, North Carolina, on the "Robinson Property." It also contains the deed of the new property as well as the deed of another property, which the letter states is not properly probated.
Collection number: ahc.MSS880f
Scope and Content This collection contains a recipe book, newspaper clippings, assorted deeds, an invitation, a photo, and a copy of Mamie Lowe Hubbard's driver's license.
Collection number: ahc.MSS871
Scope and Content This collection consist of items related to J. Henry Porter, particularly his real estate holdings on Fairlie Street concerning the AMCO Investment Company. Included is a scrapbook of various articles and his "letters to the editor" of the local Atlanta newspapers.
Collection number: ahc.MSS65
Scope and Contents of the Collection The majority of the Joel Hurt Papers consist of documents pertaining to the East Atlanta Land Company and financial transactions effected by Joel Hurt. Documents found within the collection include deeds, abstracts of title, personal and professional correspondence, financial documents related to various business interests, and an East Atlanta Land Company account book. The bulk of the deeds pertain to land transactions within Fulton County, 14th land district, land lots 51, 52, 77, and 78.
Collection number: ahc.MSS98
Scope and Content This collection contains personal and professional correspondence as well as legal documents belonging to John Marion Graham, an attorney who practiced in Georgia. Among the legal documents are indentures, briefs, wills, leases, property deeds, and insurance papers. The collection also includes financial records, copies of speeches given by Graham, and a copy of the charter of the Marietta Golf Club.
Collection number: ahc.MSS770f
Scope and Content This collection consists of land and loan deeds, legal documents, and newspaper clippings. The deeds pertain to a parcel of land along East Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia.
Collection number: ahc.MSS866f
Scope and Content This collection includes three legal documents pertaining to Laurel Mills Manufacturing Company: a memorandum of levels and measurements of water at Laurel Mills dam, and two indentures granting land in Roswell, Georgia, to the company from Eugene H. Wood and Isaac M. Roberts.
- Subject: Deeds -- Georgia X
- AMCO Investment Company 1
- Abercrombie family 1
- Alexander, J. Y. 1
- Allen family 1
- American Radio Relay League 1
- Ansley, Bonneau 1
- Antioch East Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Herald Newspaper Company 1
- Atlanta National Bank Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta and Lowry National Bank (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Avary family 1
- Avary, Janie Stephens, 1868-1937 1
- Avary, Mary Pierce, 1912-2004 1
- Avary, Robert Lee, 1863-1939 1
- Avary, Robert Lee, 1903-1989 1
- Avary, Stephens Archer 1
- Aycock family 1
- Aycock, George W., Sr., 1846-1916 1
- Battey family 1
- Battey, Robert, 1828-1895 1
- Beall, Reuben 1
- Benning Coal Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Benning family 1
- Benning, A. H. (Augustus Harrison) 1
- Benning, Broughton Walton, 1897-1964 1
- Benning, Ella Van Nuise, 1856-1896 1
- Benning, Gertrude 1
- Benning, Henry, 1845-1898 1
- Benning, Kathleen Petty 1
- Benning, Margaret Rowena Russell 1
- Benning, Thomas Cobb 1
- Berry College 1
- Berry family 1
- Berry, Henry R. 1
- Berry, John Marshall, 1835-1883 1
- Berry, John Marshall, 1872-1956 1
- Berry, Mary McChesney 1
- Berry, Varina 1
- Blake, Joseph 1
- Bryan, William Jennings 1
- Bryant Family 1
- Bulloch Hall (Roswell, Ga.) 1
- Bulloch family 1
- Burns, Amy Meyer 1
- Candler Park Civic Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Carroll, John 1
- Chatahoochee River National Recreation Area (Ga.) 1
- Childress Family 1
- Cochran, Elisha 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Cobb's Legion 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 22nd. Company K 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 4th 1
- Connally family 1
- Connally, Thomas Whipple, 1809-1884 1
- Davis, Charles Alfred 1
- Davison, Margaret 1
- Dortch, Mattie 1
- Early Edgewood-Candler Park BiRacial History Project (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- East Atlanta Land Company 1
- Evalt, Mary 1
- First Existentialist Church of Atlanta (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- First United Methodist Church (East Point, Ga.) 1
- Fontaine family 1
- Freeman, George C. 1
- Gantt, William N. 1
- Georgia State University 1
- Graham, John Marion, 1859-1935 1
- Green, Dottie Allen 1
- Greene, Alston H. 1
- Grizzard, Claude 1
- Hale family 1
- Harrison, W. A. 1
- Hawk family 1
- Head, M. C. 1
- Hemphill family 1
- Hemphill, Minnie (Minnie Crow) 1
- Hemphill, Robert A. 1
- Holleman, J. T. 1
- Hopkins, John 1
- Horton, Robert P. 1
- Hubbard family 1
- Hubbard, Mamie Lowe 1
- Hurt, Joel 1
- Irwin, M. D. 1
- Key family 1
- Laurel Mills Manufacturing Company (Roswell, Ga.) 1
- Lawrence, Rowena Benning 1
- Lee family 1
- Lee, Julian Drewry 1
- Lewis, Henry 1
- Louise, Elizabeth 1
- Loveless, F. M. 1
- Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.) 1
- Manry family 1
- Manry, James 1
- Marietta Golf Club (Marietta, Ga.) 1
- Marshall, Charles M. 1
- Mary Baldwin College 1
- Menefee family 1
- Menefee, George 1 ∧ less