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Andrew Kohr records of the South Carolina Historic Landscape Initiative

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1071
Scope and Content This collection contains descriptive landscape surveys and accompanying research material such as correspondence, articles, maps, and garden sketches, which document the history and current condition of historic landscapes included in the project. Surveys included in the collection are from records maintained by landscape architect Andrew Kohr and are primarily from Charleston County, South Carolina. Many garden surveys are associated with a significant individual or house and provide social,...

Andrew Sparks Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS156
Scope and Contents of the Records These photographs were taken by Andrew Sparks, and include images of geographic locations in College Park, Georgia and in Southwest Atlanta, Georgia. College Park images include the Atlantic and West Point Railroad Depot, City Auditorium, City Hall, College Park High School, First Baptist Church, First Methodist Church, Georgia Military Academy, Main Street, and the Post Office. Southwest Atlanta images include the Enon Baptist Church in Old Campbell on Stonewall-Tell Road.

Andrew Young candidacy collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS806f
Scope and Content This collection contains documents pertaining to Andrew J. Young's candidacy in the 1972 Georgia Congressional election. These documents include ephemera promoting Young such as mailings, pamphlets, and bumper stickers; materials outlining his political positions; a pamphlet about the general voting process; a biography; a copy of the Andrew Young Campaigner; and a list of voters in favor of and leaning towards Young.

Angus Perkerson papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS699f
Scope and Content These papers consist of awards given to Angus and Medora Field Perkerson for their work in journalism.

Ann C. Jones photograph collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS14
Scope and Content This collection consists of two ambrotype portraits of unidentified males.

Ann E. Lewis Georgia Magazine photograph and postcard collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS230
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs collected by Ann Lewis during her tenure as editor of Georgia Magazine. Photographs include Georgia state parks and monuments, historic sites, the Georgia coast, golf courses, and scenic vistas including the North Georgia mountains, Stone Mountain, and Callaway Gardens.

Anna R. Jordan Papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS128
Scope and Content The collection includes letters addressed to Anna Jordan from family and friends, along with personal items of her family. Included are letters to Anna R. Jordan from Inez James, a teenaged girl in Varnell’s Station, Georgia. Two letters from Ms. James describe how she and her neighbors were under siege from Union soldiers who confiscated food and personal items from their farms. Her letters after the war briefly tell of Union occupation, weddings, and her school work. Correspondence from...

Anne Edwards papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS524
Scope and Content This collection consists of research files created by Anne Edwards while writing her book Road to Tara: the life of Margaret Mitchell. Included are correspondence; copies of newspaper and magazine articles; questionnaires; galley proofs; transcripts and original audiocassette tapes of interviews; and notecards containing information about Margaret Mitchell's life and other subjects pertaining to Edwards' book.

Anne Spence scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS900
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook belonging to Anne Spence during her senior year at Commercial High School in Atlanta, Georgia. Included in the scrapbook are autographs and notes from classmates, a flyer for the graduation dress which was to be purchased at Rich's, graduation cards, various graduation programs of area schools, and photographs of classmates. Also included are a few items related to Technology High School in Atlanta, Georgia and American Junior National Red Cross material.

Annette Burdges papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1157
Scope and Content This collection contains documents that Annette Burdges collected while she worked as secretary for the Atlanta Chapter of NOW. Materials include monthly NOW newsletters, membership and action pamphlets, stickers, and Atlanta Chapter correspondence. There are additional documents from an Equal Opportunity for Employment telecast conference as well as a United States Department of Labor and Women's Bureau conference. This collection also includes reports, articles, and a copy of the ...

Annie B. Slider papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS692f
Scope and Content This collection contains personal papers and memorabilia of the Slider family. The bulk of the collection pertains to activities at the Baptist Tabernacle Church and includes weekly church bulletins, flyers, and church programs. In addition, there are newspaper clippings about members of the Slider family. The collection also contains certificates of appreciation and completion for Annie B. Slider and her daughter, Annie Mae. There is one black and white photograph of Elma Virginia Slider...

Annie Glenn Robinson letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS290f
Scope and Content This collection contains two letters written to Annie Glenn Robertson about her father, John L. Robertson and his military pension from serving in the Confederate Army from Georgia. The letters are from Robert L. Rogers who served with Mr. Robertson, and from A. B. Myack, both of whom offered to assist in helping her with his pension.

Annie Howard Parliamentary Study Club notebooks

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Collection number: ahc.MSS379
Scope and Content This collection contains two notebooks that contain minutes and some financial records pertaining to the club.

Annie M. Wilson scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS331
Scope and Content This collection is comprised on a single scrapbook that contains newspaper clippings and a few handwritten items. The clippings are primarily poetry columns from unidentified newspapers and magazines.

Annie May Wilson Stanley papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS606f
Scope and Content This collection consists of three items pertaining to Annie May Wilson Stanley including her honor roll card from Washington Seminary, an invitation to a Hop in 1884, and a bill of sale for personal property statement from M. N. Edwards to Mrs. Stanley in Sumter County, Georgia.

Ansley Park Garden Club records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1132
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, yearbooks, minutes, and financial reports that provide a social and civic history of the club. Scrapbooks offer details about programs, neighborhood projects, and flower shows. Of special interest are scrapbook images of members' gardens and neighborhood islands.

Antebellum and Civil War Collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS645
Scope and Contents of the Records This is a collection of documents, most of which chronicle the history of the American Civil War, particularly the Atlanta Campaign. In addition, there are several documents which reflect the history of the Antebellum South, including African American slavery. The collection includes letters, diaries, special orders, pardons, requisitions, poems, pamphlets, newspapers, personal narratives, biographies, circulars, broadsides, muster rolls, currency, bibles, research papers, and other private...

Anthony DeVaughn certificate and essay

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Collection number: ahc.MSS403f
Scope and Content This collection contains a certificate of merit from the Atlanta Society of Magicians, presented to Anthony G. DeVaughn, and an essay entitled "A Story of Magic and Magicians in Atlanta," by DeVaughn.

Antoinette Johnson Matthews papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS149
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, typed manuscripts and notes, autograph books, travel diaries, newspaper clippings, and registration forms for students in her Out of Doors School. Correspondence covers topics such as Matthews' retirement party and a reunion for former students of the Out Of Doors School as well as suggestions and orders for Matthews' book, Oakdale Road: Its History and Its People. There are also Christmas newsletters sent by Matthews...

Apollo Social Club, Inc. records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS713f
Scope and Content This collection contains business documents, newsletters, correspondence, travel itineraries, and invitations relating to the Apollo Social Club. Included are the club's by-laws, letters to members, solicitation letters, financial statements, membership applications, canceled checks, and business cards. The collection contains several lists of members considered for board and committee memberships. The collection includes seventeen issues of The Scarlett...

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Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 117
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 114
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 92
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 81
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 78
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 73
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 69
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 69
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 60
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 50
Atlanta (Ga.) 47
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 43
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 43
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 41
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 40
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 40
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 37
Business records -- Georgia -- Atlanta 35
Georgia -- Politics and government 35
World War, 1939-1945 35
Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc. 34
Clothing and dress -- History -- 19th century 32
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 32
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 31
Gardening -- Societies, etc. 30
Women -- Societies and clubs 30
Parks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 29
Georgia -- Genealogy 27
Societies -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Architecture, domestic -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Transportation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 24
Business records -- Georgia 24
Landscape architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta. 24
Portrait photography 24
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 24
Gardens -- Georgia -- Atlanta 23
Finance, Personal -- Georgia 22
Houses -- Georgia -- Atlanta 21
Landscape architecture -- Georgia 21
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns 21
Children -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Lawyers -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Music -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Railroads -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
World War, 1914-1918 20
Account books -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Gardens -- Design 19
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Agriculture -- Georgia 18
Family life -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Gay men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 17
High schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Public schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Daguerreotypes 16
Landscape architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Slavery -- Georgia 16
Urban beautification -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Invitation cards -- Georgia 15
Landscape architecture -- Southern States 15
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Real estate business -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Theaters -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Ambrotypes 14
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Deeds -- Georgia 14
Education -- Georgia 14
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Military uniforms 14
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Civic improvement -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Fires -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Inman Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Railroads -- Georgia 13
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 13
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 13
Advertising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Automobiles -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
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Atlanta Historical Society 30
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 30
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 25
Georgia Institute of Technology 21
Hartsfield, William Berry 21
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Coca-Cola Company 17
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 15
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Emory University 14
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 13
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 13
Rich's (Retail store) 13
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 12
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
University of Georgia 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 11
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 10
Atlanta History Center 10
C.W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Jackson, Maynard 10
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 10
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Atlanta Water Works (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 9
Georgia School of Technology 9
Inman family 9
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United States. Army 9
Young, Andrew 9
Agnes Scott College 8
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 8
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 8
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920 8
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 8
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 8
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 8
Jones family 8
Junior League of Atlanta 8
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Massell, Sam 8
Piedmont Driving Club 8
United Daughters of the Confederacy 8
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 7
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Jones, Bobby 7
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Woodruff, Robert Winship 7
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 6
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 6
Atlanta Public Library 6
Atlanta Public Schools 6
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Boys High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Carnegie Library of Atlanta 6
Connally, Mary Virginia Brown 6
Democratic Party (Ga.) 6
First National Bank of Atlanta 6
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 6
Georgia. General Assembly 6
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 6
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
King, Coretta Scott 6
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 6
Loew's Grand Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
McGill, Ralph 6
Mitchell family 6
Nicholson, Marie S. 6
Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard) 6
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