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Ansley Park Garden Club records

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1953-2015, undated

Antebellum and Civil War Collection

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1832-1935, undated

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.

Dates: 1940, 1949

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...
Dates: 1880-1974, undated

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...
Dates: 1972-1978, undated

APPLE Corps, Inc. records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1252
Scope and Contents This collection serves as an example of a grassroots neighborhood organization which was formed to improve the quality of public schools. The collection contains records that document the founding, history, and activities of APPLE Corps, Inc. Included in the collection are administrative files, annual reports, Board of Directors meeting minutes, financial records, presentations, and workshop materials. Publications of APPLE Corps represented in the collection include its newsletter,...
Dates: 1974-2003, undated

Appler family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS950
Scope and Content

The David William Appler papers are composed mainly of the bills and receipts of David William Appler. There are also bills and receipts of Mrs. Ida Appler Vreeland, a daughter of Mr. Appler's. Finally, there are newspaper clippings, advertisements, two checkbooks, handwritten notes, and a minimal amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1912-1952, undated

Arch S. Martin papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS758f
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, publications, and other papers of Arch S. Martin. The bulk consists of Martin’s correspondence from his time at Columbia University. There is also correspondence between Martin and the Atlanta Athletic Club from the 1980s and 1990s; a Certificate of Golf Prowess from the Atlanta Athletic Club; an April, 1991, issue of the Club Times by the Atlanta Athletic Club; and a May, 1974, issue of ...
Dates: 1900-1991, undated

Ardath Burks letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS46f
Scope and Content

This collection contains two letters sent by Ardath Burks to "My Georgia Folks". In one of the letters, two words on the second page were eliminated by military censors.

Dates: 1944-1945

Arnall T. Connell papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1046
Scope and Content This collection consists of papers related to Arnall T. Connell's tenure as a professor in the College of Architecture at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) in Atlanta, Georgia. Student papers written by Connell's graduate students form the largest portion of the collection. The papers cover a large array of Atlanta-related subjects, including neighborhoods and their histories, historic preservation of buildings and homes, renovation and repurposing ideas for historic...
Dates: 1894-1994, undated

Art Papers records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS942
Scope and Content The Art Papers records summarize the activities of this Atlanta-based art-related news periodical. The conception of the paper is included with the organizational information. Minutes from various board meetings date from the late 1970s. Original formation papers illuminate how the paper came to be and other materials chronicle the evolution of the paper up to the early 1990s. Although only one (microfiche) copy of Art...
Dates: 1980-1992

Arthur and Lafayette Montgomery papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS164
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, financial records, annual reports, trade publications, scrapbooks, programs and invitations, relating to the Coca-Cola Company and the Atlanta Coca Cola Bottling Company.

Dates: 1909-1979, undated

Arthur Brickman history notes

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Collection number: ahc.MSS487f
Scope and Content

This collection contains notes about American history, particularly of the Middle Atlantic and Southern states, and in most cases are cited with reference to a text book.

Dates: 1909

Arthur C. Ford papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS112f
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, business papers, and military papers associated with Atlanta dentist Arthur C. Ford. Included are letters to Charles W. Ford from London, letters from Arthur C. Ford resigning his commission as Lieutenant in the Confederate Army, his dental license, an 1862 report declaring him unfit for military service, and various business papers. Also included is a photocopy of a letter from Inez James to Anna Jordon telling of a raid by Union forces in her family...
Dates: 1862-1976, undated

Arthur C. Inman Papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS281
Scope and Content The Arthur C. Inman Papers consist exclusively of biographical research regarding Samuel M. Inman. Arthur Inman set out to write the biography of his Grandfather, Atlanta banker and cotton broker, Samuel Inman. The research notes consist of newspaper clippings, transcriptions of newspaper reports, transcriptions of interviews, and letters. Because Arthur Inman generally refused to leave his Boston apartment, the interviews were, most often, conducted by his wife, Evelyn. However, there are...
Dates: 1895-1927

Arthur L. Harris, Jr. papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS143f
Scope and Content This collection contains 2 folders with several papers of Arthur L. Harris Jr. and his wife, Carol. The first folder of the collection contains documents of Carol Harris and includes; two Christmas cards, a lyric sheet for “camp Song” by George R. Green, a 1938-1939 Association for Youth Aliyah London calendar, two photos of a Peachtree Garden Club parade float, three photos of a floral contest, seven miscellaneous and unlabeled photos of people and landscapes, four blank postcards from the...
Dates: 1927-1949

Arthur Montgomery photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS87
Scope and Contents These photographs depict the facilities, employees, and marketing efforts of the Atlanta Coca Cola Bottling Company during the first half of the Twentieth Century. Also included are personal photographs of the Montgomery family. The collection is an excellent source for those interested in the operations of the soft drink company during this time period. Included are exterior and interior photographs of bottling plants in Atlanta, delivery trucks, vending machines, and billboards, signs,...
Dates: 1850 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1913 - 1955

Artimesia W. Tucker testimony

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Collection number: ahc.MSS653f
Scope and Content This collection contains an Ante bellum document requesting Clifford Anderson and Elcania W. Tucker to transcribe and notarize the testimony of Artimesia W. Tucker in the legal case of Green J. Blake against the Southern Mutual Insurance Company. The collection also contains the handwritten transcription of her testimony dated June 5, 1855. The case was scheduled to appear before Judge James Jackson of the Superior Court of Clarke County, Georgia in June of 1855. Due to demonstrated...
Dates: 1855

Asa Hartz poem

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Collection number: ahc.MSS495f
Scope and Content This bound volume, a copy of A new treatise on the use of globes, by Thomas Keith, 1832, bears a holographic copy of a satirical poem on the subject of prisoner-of-war exchanges during the Civil War. It is written in the form of a letter to Asa Hartz (pen name of Major George McKnight (1833-1869)), who was held at Johnson's Island, a prison for Confederate officers in Ohio. The author's identity is uncertain, but someone named Philip Stinchcomb wrote his name and the date 1856 on the fly...
Dates: approximately 1864

Atanta Law School records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS833
Scope and Content

This collection contains commencement exercise programs, annual announcement, bulletins, and annual catalogs of the Atlanta Law School.

Dates: 1887-1994, undated

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Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 120
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 117
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 91
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 82
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 79
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 74
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 71
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 68
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 66
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 64
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 52
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 49
Atlanta (Ga.) 47
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 47
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 47
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 46
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 44
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 43
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Georgia -- Politics and government 41
World War, 1939-1945 39
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 37
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 37
Business records -- Georgia -- Atlanta 35
Clothing and dress -- History -- 19th century 35
Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc. 35
Parks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 35
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 34
Architecture, Domestic -- Georgia -- Atlanta 33
Transportation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 32
Women -- Societies and clubs 32
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Georgia -- Genealogy 29
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 28
Portrait photography 27
Societies -- Georgia -- Atlanta 27
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 26
Gardens -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Music -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Public schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
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Gay community -- Georgia -- Atlanta 24
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Gardens -- Design 21
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Architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Gay men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Slavery -- Georgia 20
World War, 1914-1918 20
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Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 18
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 18
Landscape architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Banks and Banking -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Real estate business -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Theaters -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Urban beautification -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Advertising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations 16
Civic improvement -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Daguerreotypes 16
Gay activists 16
Gay bars -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 16
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Architecture, Domestic -- Georgia 15
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Druid Hills (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Invitation cards -- Georgia 15
Landscape architecture -- Southern States 15
Military uniforms 15
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Airports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Ambrotypes 14
Civil rights movements -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century 14
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Atlanta Historical Society 32
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 31
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 26
Georgia Institute of Technology 23
Hartsfield, William Berry 23
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 20
Coca-Cola Company 19
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 19
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 18
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
Emory University 18
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 18
Rich's (Retail store) 18
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 16
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 16
University of Georgia 16
Atlanta History Center 15
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 15
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
United States. Army 15
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 14
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Young, Andrew, 1932- 13
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 12
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Ga.) 12
Georgia Power Company 12
Georgia School of Technology 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Piedmont Driving Club 12
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Agnes Scott College 11
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 11
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 11
Atlanta Public Schools 11
First National Bank of Atlanta 11
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald, 1881-1965 11
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 11
United States. Navy. 11
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 10
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Atlanta Water Works (Ga.) 10
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Inman family 10
Junior League of Atlanta 10
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 10
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 9
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Atlanta Pride Committee 9
Atlanta Pride Festival 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
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 9
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Massell, Sam 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United Daughters of the Confederacy 9
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Democratic Party (Ga.) 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
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Woodruff, Robert Winship 8
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 7
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 7
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 7
Atlanta Lesbian and Gay History Thing (Ga.) 7
Atlanta Public Library 7
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 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 State University 7
Georgia. General Assembly 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
High Museum of Art 7
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 7
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