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Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.)


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS112
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised primarily of photographs of geographic locations in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. They were obtained by Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company through the course of business and were probably used to promote their services as a printing company. The photographs were taken by commercial photographers and photojournalists such as Edgar Orr (active 1922-1964), Kenneth Rogers (Head of the Constitutions Photography department, and later the head of the Atlanta...
Dates: 1961-1962, undated

Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia

Collection number: ahc.VIS107
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images taken by Delta Airlines corporate photographers and utilized for promotional purposes by the company. The photographs are of geographic locations in the metropolitan Atlanta region, but most of the images are of downtown Atlanta. Included are aerial views and cityscapes of downtown Atlanta, street scenes, parks, churches, shopping districts, private residences, hotels, colleges and universities, and Atlanta landmarks. Buildings include the Atlanta City...
Dates: 1953-1972

Ivy Garden Club photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS396
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs that document the social and civic activities of the club. Photographs include unidentified members attending social and civic events, field trips, and garden tours. Of special interest are images of historic homes and an unidentified cemetery in Georgia.

Dates: 1985-1986, undated

Ivy Garden Club records

Collection number: ahc.MSS670
Scope and Content

This collection includes scrapbooks that illustrate the history and, social and civic activities of the club. Community projects, flower shows, and club meetings are detailed in the scrapbooks. Several scrapbooks highlight the club's support of the Wren's Nest and the gardens at Tullie Smith Farm at the Atlanta History Center.

Dates: 1948-2017

Myrta Lockett Avary papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS20
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, memorabilia, news clippings, poetry, and writings of author Myrta Avary Lockett.

Dates: 1857-1946, undated

Myrta Lockett Avary photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS279
Scope and Content The collection contains images collected by Avary, including images of Joel Chandler Harris, Uncle Remus Memorial Association members, and portraits of Myrta Avary. Also included are exterior views of Bulloch Hall and Barrington Hall in Roswell, Georgia, and the Wren's Nest in Atlanta, Georgia. Of note are images of a ceremony transferring possession of the Wren's Nest from Mrs. Joel Chandler Harris to the Uncle Remus Memorial Association. Other photographs include Joel Chandler Harris...
Dates: 1870-1917, undated

Thurston Hatcher Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS135
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of buildings and natural scenery in Atlanta and throughout the state of Georgia. Photographs of Atlanta include images of City Hall, Municipal Airport, Atlantic Steel Company, Cyclorama Building, Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill, Municipal Auditorium, North Fulton Golf Course, and the Capitol Building. Photographs taken throughout the state of Georgia include images of Midway Congregational Church, Fort Pulaski, Brasstown Bald, the Okefenokee Swamp, Tallulah...
Dates: circa 1916, 1948-1952, undated

Additional filters:

Aerial views -- 1960-1970 2
Cityscapes -- 1960-1970 2
Farm life -- Georgia 2
Golf -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Historic buildings -- Georgia 2
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 2
Aerial views -- 1950-1960 1
African Americans -- Georgia 1
Amicalola Falls (Ga.) 1
Architecture, Domestic -- Georgia 1
Authors, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cemeteries -- Georgia 1
Children -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Dogwoods 1
Express highways -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Farming -- Georgia 1
Farms -- Georgia 1
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Flowers 1
Forsyth Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gainesville (Ga.) 1
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 1
Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc. 1
Gardens -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Greek revival (Architecture) -- Georgia 1
Harris Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
High schools -- Georgia 1
Historic gardens -- Georgia 1
Historic sites -- Georgia 1
Houses -- Georgia -- College Park 1
Housing -- Georgia 1
Hurt Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lake Burton (Ga.) 1
Landscape architecture -- Georgia 1
Libraries -- Georgia 1
Men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Midway (Ga.) 1
Mountains -- Georgia 1
Okefenokee Swamp (Ga. and Fla.) 1
Peach -- Harvesting -- Georgia 1
Peachtree Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Plantation life -- Georgia. 1
Plaza Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Protestant church buildings -- Georgia 1
Public schools -- Georgia 1
Song of the South (Motion picture) 1
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 1
Stone Mountain Memorial State Park (Ga.) 1
Toccoa Falls (Ga.) 1
Trucks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Wolf Fork Valley (Ga.) 1
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women gardeners -- Georgia 1
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