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Building -- Georgia -- Atlanta

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: to be used in construction related collections; Buildings is for discussions of already existing buildings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

David Messer photograph collection

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS237
Scope and Content The images in this collection consist of photographs of the construction of the Atlanta Civic Center taken by David James Messer, Sr. Photographs include black and white interior and exterior images of the auditorium of the convention center and the exhibit building for the City of Atlanta. Messer produced monthly images to document the stages of the Atlanta Civic Center's development. The collection depicts views of the initial groundbreaking in 1965 to the completion of the convention center...
Dates: 1965-1968

Harry James Carr Houston Mill documents

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS937f
Scope and Content This collection contains notes and correspondence from Harry James Carr's daughter, Frances Anette Carr Kirby, brochures about the Houston Mill House, and deeds and insurance documents from Harry James Carr's Houston Mill property.
Dates: 1915-1988

H.E. Shindelbower papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS835f
Scope and Content This collection mostly contains periodicals and booklets from the early 1940s. Materials include several editions of Georgia Power's Kilowatt News, Southern Bell's guide to telephone etiquette, and the WSB War Review of 1942. This collection also contains a catalogue from the Home Builders Plan Service and building specification forms for a home at 3181 Sewell Rd SW, later renamed Benjamin Mays Drive, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1942-1951, undated

J. P. Allen & Company construction documents

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS818f
Scope and Content The collection contains the proposal and construction specifications for the J. P. Allen & Company store building located at 215 Peachtree Street NE in Atlanta, Georgia. The index documents the general conditions, heating, plumbing, and electrical work of the building, as well as other aspects in the construction process. Two addenda provide a list of changes and omissions to the original plans.
Dates: 1926-1927

Morton Brailsford Paine photographs

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS341
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of scenes in Atlanta, Georgia, as well as Augusta, Georgia. Included are photographs of the American Bank Building; Piedmont Hotel; and the English-American Building (known as the Flatiron Building) in Atlanta. Other images include photographs of automobiles, bicycles, architecture, hotels, and bridges.
Dates: 1902-1915, undated

O'Neill-Dunham, Inc. records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS61
Scope and Content This collection consists of business records including employment documents and accounting records. Also included are job specifications for four construction projects.
Dates: 1955-1966, undated

Percy H. Perkins documents relating to Fire Station No. 25

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1194
Scope and Content This collection contains documents detailing Percy H. Perkins' architectural involvement in the construction of Fulton County Fire Station No. 25. Materials include letters between Perkins and the Fulton County road service, results of concrete tests, and receipts.
Dates: 1947-1950, undated

William B. Miles account book

 File
Collection number: ahc.MSS236f
Scope and Content This collection contains an account book containing construction figures and material descriptions of buildings in Atlanta and elsewhere, including the Georgia State Capitol Building; Inman Building; Austell Building; Fulton County Court House Annex; and the police station and stables.
Dates: 1885-1889