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Real Estate Business in Atlanta records

Identifier: ahc.MSS751

Scope and Content

This collection includes correspondence to Robert W. Barnwell, two bound books containing lists of properties for sale, numerous brochures of properties for sale by the Massell Realty Company, printed materials, and a broadside.


  • 1915-1950

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

A collection of residential and business real estate sales in Atlanta from mid 1900s to the early 1930s with the majority of information from the Massell Realty Company addressed to Robert A. Barnwell.


3.26 linear ft. (2 document cases, 1 oversize box)



System of Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1989

Separated Materials

This collection contained fifteen plat maps which have been separated from this collection and were added to the Plat Map Collection according to the neighborhood they represent.
Real Estate Business in Atlanta records
Laura Starratt
Description rules
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305