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Dale Elliot Roberts Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS118

Scope and Contents of the Records

This collection contains images of churches, schools, and businesses in towns near Atlanta, Georgia, including Alpharetta, Ben Hill, and Sandy Springs. Included are photographs of the business district in Alpharetta, the Baptist Tabernacle, and Milton High School. Images in Ben Hill include the business district, the First Baptist Church, and the Ben Hill Recreation Center. A photograph of the Hammond School in Sandy Springs is also included.


  • 1954


Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.

Administrative/Biographical History

The photographs in this collection were taken by Dale Elliott Roberts, the proprietor of Elliott’s’ Peachtree Studio from approximately 1954-1975. He entered these images in a photograph contest sponsored by the Atlanta Historical Society in 1954. The former proprietor of Elliott’s Peachtree Studio was Chester Elliott who started the company in 1928. Additional biographical information about Dale Elliot Roberts has not been determined.


13 image(s)



Arrangement of the Papers

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

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dale Elliott Roberts

General Physical Description note

13 black and white prints

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2006. .

Dale Elliot Roberts Photographs, 1954 ahc.VIS 118
Inventory prepared by Paul Crater
July 2009
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Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305