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Agnes Scott College


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Albertype Company Atlanta souvenir album

Collection number: ahc.VIS213
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photogravures of locations in and around Atlanta during the early 20th century, including the Georgia State Capitol; Piedmont Hotel; Ansley Hotel; Winecoff Hotel; Second Baptist Church of Atlanta; Carnegie Library; First Baptist Church; and the First United Methodist Church.

Dates: approximately 1915

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

Bill Wilson photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS99
Scope and Contents of the Records

This collection is comprised of original negatives, copy prints, and copy negatives created by Bill Wilson and other artists and photographers, whose works were collected by Wilson. The collection offers important documentation on a wide variety of personalities, events, and geographic locations both in Atlanta and throughout Georgia. Most of the material is captured on acetate film and color transparencies.

Dates: 1938-1984, undated

Cotten Alston photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS247
Scope and Content This collection contains aerial and street views of the Buckhead, downtown, and Midtown areas of Atlanta, Georgia. Included are images of Buckhead restaurants such as OK Cafe and Buckhead Diner. Also featured are the Atlanta History Center's Swan House, Lenox Square Mall, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, Underground Atlanta, the Georgia Dome, The Fox Theatre, High Museum of Art, The Varsity, Piedmont Park, and Clark College (later named Clark Atlanta University). Other images include...
Dates: 1972-1998, undated

Herman L. Turner papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS1226
Scope and Contents

This collection contains mostly correspondence and press clippings from Reverend Turner's latter years in ministry, with a focus on the 1957 "Ministers' Manifesto" and similar materials connected to the second statement issued the following year. Additional material includes speeches, publications and other writings from Turner's earlier professional and social affiliations.

Dates: 1934-1966, undated

James M. Wright Papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS211
Scope and Content The bulk of the James M. Wright papers, circa 1964, consists of handwritten research on note cards, handwritten manuscripts, typescripts, and galleys of his book, The License System of the City of Atlanta (1964). Box 4 contains subject files containing articles, pamphlets, reports, surveys, and other printed material related to public utilities, taxation, religion, slavery, and transportation. Information about Wright’s background in education and employment is contained in the folder...
Dates: 1896-1964

Kathleen A. Clayton Papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS220
Scope and Content The Kathleen A. Clayton papers, bulk 1930-1935, consist of school newspapers and albums of assembled invitations, newspapers clippings, postcards, programs, and ticket stubs primarily related to Joseph E. Brown Junior High School and Girls High School in Atlanta. Performances and events at Agnes Scott College and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church also are documented from the same time period. Other materials in the collection include a 1953 broadside, “The Lord’s Prayer,” and a souvenir card...
Dates: 1893-1935

Louise Bansley scrapbook

Collection number: ahc.MSS548f
Scope and Content

This collection contains a scrapbook relating to Bansley's last year at Girls High School, Atlanta, Ga.; together with items pertaining to her years at Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga.

Dates: 1922-1928

Marion Johnson photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS33
Scope and Content This collection documents the Atlanta urban environment, particularly during the 1950s and 1960s, through cityscapes, aerial views and scenes of individual buildings as the city underwent a period of building and growth. The arrival of the city's first professional sports team, the Atlanta Braves, is documented. Also included in the collection are scenes pertaining to Southern politics including local, state and presidential races. A wide variety of Georgia agriculture and industry is...
Dates: 1938-1975

Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce visual arts materials

Collection number: ahc.VIS167
Scope and Contents This collection consists of images of geographic locations in the Metropolitan Atlanta region, and several events, most probably used in promotional material published by the Chamber. The majority of the photographs are aerial views of the city, as well as Atlanta landmarks, and commercial and government buildings. The identity of the photographers who produced the images has not been determined. This collection also contains four films produced by the Chamber. They depict Atlanta's first...
Dates: 1922-1993, undated

Samuel M. Inman scrapbook

Collection number: ahc.MSS282
Scope and Content

This collection consists of a single scrapbook that includes newspaper clippings, correspondence, telegrams, and invitations all pertaining to Samuel M. Inman.

Dates: 1843-1915

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Decatur (Ga.) 4
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 4
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Aerial photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Apartments -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
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Atlanta (Ga.) -- Aerial views 2
Cemeteries -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Chattahoochee River 2
Cityscapes -- 1960-1970 2
Druid Hills (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Express highways -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Football teams -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Fort McPherson (Ga.) 2
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hospitals -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Marietta Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Midtown (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Mountains -- Georgia 2
Okefenokee Swamp (Ga. and Fla.) 2
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Presbyterian Church -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Public housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Railroads -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
School integration -- Georgia 2
Sidney Lanier, Lake (Ga.) 2
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 2
Universities and colleges -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Aerial photographs 1
Aerial photographs -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- 1940-1950 1
Aerial views -- 1940-1950 1
Aerial views -- 1960-1970 1
African American musicians -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
African Americans -- Housing -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Airports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Amicalola Falls (Ga.) 1
Andersonville National Historic Site (Ga.) 1
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Art museums -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Arts -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Economic conditions 1
Banks and Banking -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Baptist churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Baseball teams -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Bolton Road (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) -- Aerial views 1
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cattle -- Showing -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Central business districts -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Chamblee (Ga.) 1
Church buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cities and towns -- Georgia 1
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cityscapes -- 1950-1960 1
Cityscapes -- 1970-1980 1
Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Clergy -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Clothing and dress -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Concerts -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Construction -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Counterculture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cumberland Island (Ga) 1
DeKalb County (Ga.) 1
Demonstrations -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Department stores -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Dogwoods 1
Doraville (Ga.) 1
Earth Day 1
East Lake (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Economic development -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Education -- Religious aspects -- Georgia 1
Ellis Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Entertainers -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Entertainment events -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Etowah Indian Mound State Historic Site (Ga.) 1
Farm life -- Georgia 1
Farming -- Georgia 1
Festivals -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Fires -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Football -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Forsyth Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fort Gordon (Ga.) 1
Gainesville (Ga.) 1
Gold mines and mining -- Georgia -- Dahlonega 1
Golf -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Government facilities -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Governors -- Georgia 1
Hapeville (Ga.) 1
High schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Hippies -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Historic buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- Georgia 1
Hotels -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Houston Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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