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Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968



  • Existence: 1877 - 1968

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Allen family papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS1014
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, awards and ceremony programs, and scrapbooks collected by the Allen family. The bulk of the collection pertains to Ivan Allen, Sr. and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s business, civic, and political affairs. Ivan Allen, Sr.'s state senate campaign and election, and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s mayoral campaign and election, and both father and son's work with various charities and civic minded associations are included. Of note are the numerous...
Dates: 1899-2004, undated

Allen Family Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS104
Scope and Contents of the Records The collection consists of images of family members and friends of the Allen, Inman, Richardson, and Grant families of Atlanta, Georgia. Most of the photographs of family members consist of images of Ivan Allen, Sr. and Ivan Allen, Jr. Included are photographs of Ivan Allen, Sr. at business meetings, civic and social events, and with friends and family. Photographs of Ivan Allen, Jr. include those from his childhood throughout his career as a businessman and mayor of Atlanta. Also included...
Dates: 1840-1990, undated

Atlanta's Woman of the Year photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS455
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of Atlanta's Woman of the Year awardees, sponsors, and committee chairs for each year. Of particular note is a photograph of Atlanta's Woman of the Year founder, Charles H. Jagels, in 1943, as well as photographs of Mayors William B. Hartsfield (1890-1971) and Ivan Allen Jr. (1911-2003) with Woman of the Year awardees. Among the hundreds of women selected for Woman of the Year, notable awardees include Leila Denmark (1898-2012) in 1953, Ruth Blair...
Dates: 1943-1972

Ivan Allen, Sr. papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS25
Scope and Content

These papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets and guide books, books, reports pertaining to the Atlanta historical Society, and documents relating to the civil projects of Ivan Allen, Sr.

Dates: 1854-1969, undated

Joseph C. Fisch Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS172
Scope and Contents of the Records The collection contains photographs of Atlanta, Georgia, including federal and state buildings, retail stores and businesses, streets, expressways, churches, hospitals, colleges and residences. Included are photographs of the Georgia State Capitol, Atlanta City Hall, Federal Penitentiary, Atlanta Naval Air Station, Carnegie Library, Atlanta Municipal Auditorium, The Journal Building, Terminal and Union Stations, Cathedral of St. Philip, Christ the King Cathedral, Glenn Memorial Church, Emory...
Dates: 1954, 1963

Marie Dodd Ivan Allen family collection

Collection number: ahc.MSS1161
Scope and Content This collection contains documents from Marie Dodd’s personal life as well as from her time working at the Ivan Allen Company. Business material includes a Fielder and Allen Co. catalogue, an Ivan Allen-Marshall Co. catalogue, the “Road to 100,000” incentive packet, company font and logo templates, and pricing manuals. There are also documents about Ivan Allen Jr., his accomplishments, and awards he received during his years as mayor of Atlanta and afterward. This collection also contains a...
Dates: 1900-1993, undated

Rosalie Howell photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS335
Scope and Content

This collection contains images of the residence of Judge Clark Howell (Rosalie Howell's grandfather) and the Howell family. Also included are photographs of the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation and the Evan Park Howell School in Atlanta, Georgia. Of special note are images of the graveside and floral designs from Clark Howell's funeral at Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta.

Dates: approximately 1868-1954

Southeastern Fair Association photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS358
Scope and Content

The collection contains images of individuals associated with the 1915 Southeastern Fair. Include are photographs of Ivan E. Allen Sr., who served as vice president; Brooks Morgan, the executive councilman; and Mayor James G. Woodward, who served as executive councilman.

Dates: approximately 1915, undated

Southeastern Fair Association records

Collection number: ahc.MSS1159
Scope and Content This collection contains material that documents the creation, activities, and dissolution of the Southeastern Fair Association, later called the Atlanta Fair and Exposition Center, Inc. Records include bylaws, charter contracts, lease agreements with the City of Atlanta, meeting minutes, accounts, and other administrative documents that illustrate the structure, function, and operations of the organization. The collection also contains correspondence between various members of the board of...
Dates: 1915-1978, undated

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Agriculture -- Georgia 2
Agriculture -- Societies, etc. 2
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 2
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
Chastain Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Civic leaders -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
4-H Clubs -- Georgia 1
Aerial photographs 1
Aerial views -- 1950-1960 1
Agricultural exhibitions -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Almshouses -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Architecture, Domestic -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Economic conditions 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Pictorial works 1
Automobiles -- 1910-1920 1
Birthday parties -- 1950-1960 1
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Businesspeople -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cattle -- Showing -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Children -- 1880-1890 1
Children -- 1900-1910 1
Children -- 1910-1920 1
Children -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cityscapes -- 1950-1960 1
Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Civil rights movements -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century 1
Collier Hill Battlefield Park (Atlanta, GA.) 1
Community development -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Construction -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Dalton (Ga.) 1
Economic development -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Elections -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Express highways -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- 1950-1960 1
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fort Mountain State Park 1
Fort Peachtree (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fraternities & sororities -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- 1930-1940 1
Fund raising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Georgia 1
Horseback riding -- 1940-1950 1
Houses -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Howell Mill Road (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hurt Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lakewood Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Livestock exhibitions -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography 1
Military uniforms -- History -- 19th century 1
Montego Bay (Jamaica) 1
North Druid Hills Road (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
North Fulton Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Office buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Peachtree Creek (Ga.) 1
Peachtree Industrial Boulevard (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Plaza Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Political campaigns -- Georgia 1
Political campaigns -- Georgia -- 1960-1970 1
Political posters -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- 1960-1970 1
Politics, Practical -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Portrait photography 1
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Stewart Avenue (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 1
Warm Springs (Ga.) 1
Weddings -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- 1890-1900 1
Women -- Awards -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 1
Women artists -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women civic leaders -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women educators -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women in community organization -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Periodicals 1
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