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Adair Realty Company (Atlanta, Ga.)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Avondale Estates narrative history

Collection number: ahc.MSS649f
Scope and Content

Longtime Avondale Estates resident Dorothy Partridge wrote this narrative history of her community for a class at Georgia State University in 1992. Partridge drew heavily from contemporary newspaper articles and advertising brochures for the community of Ingleside, later Avondale Estates. The author’s compilation of survey and reminiscences of Avondale Estates residents are also included.

Dates: 1992

Map collection

Collection number: ahc.VIS290
Scope and Content

This collection includes city maps of Atlanta and its suburbs, as well as plat maps drawn to facilitate the purchase of new homes in neighborhoods and subdivisions in Fulton, DeKalb and Cobb counties. The maps illustrate the physical growth of the city of Atlanta and the creation of neighborhoods in and around the city in the latter half of the 19th century through the late 20th century.

Dates: 1853-1991, undated

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Acquisition of property -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
African Americans -- Segregation 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Maps 1
Avondale Estates (Ga.) 1
Cadastral maps 1