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Series I: Board of Tax Assessors, 1938-1989, undated


Scope and Contents

This series contains documents from the Board of Tax Assessors. The bulk of the collection are residential property record cards and real estate tax plat books, which the county used to calculate property taxes. Maps depict property dimensions, tax payments, and owner names. Also in the series is a volume of tax reports, and minutes from regular and special meetings of the Board of Tax Assessors, the Joint Board of City and County Tax Assessors, and the Tax Committee. Minutes document resolutions, residents contesting taxes, special assessments, and committee management. The series also contains tax assessments with property information. There are no indexes for the minutes or assessments.


  • 1938-1989, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


624 linear ft. (110 drawers, 293 volumes, and 91 boxes)




This series is subdivided into five sub-series: Sub-series 1: Residential property record cards; Sub-series 2: Fulton County Board of Assessors real estate plat books; Sub-series 3: Tax reports; Subseries 4: Minutes; and Subseries 5: Assessments.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305