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Kathleen Moon Photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS129

Scope and Contents of the Records

This collection is comprised of images of schools, churches, farms, homes, public buildings, town squares, railroads, industrial facilities, cemeteries, rivers, stores, parks, community centers, and entertainment venues in Fulton County. The photographs were taken in the cities and towns of Alpharetta, Atlanta, Ben Hill, Cascade Heights, Campbellton, Cedar Grove, College Park, Crabapple, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Hopewell, Newtown, Ocee, Palmetto, Red Oak, Rico, Roswell, Sandtown, Sandy Springs, Tell, Union City and Warsaw. Many of the photographs were entered into various Atlanta Historical Society photo contests from 1950 to 1954. The reverse side of the images includes information such as the time of day taken, the camera used, the lens opening, size and speed. Additional information regarding the history and changes to some of the buildings were provided by the photographer and are found on the reverse of the photographs.


  • 1951-1954, undated


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright law.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

No biographical information is available for Kathleen Moon.


124 photographic print(s)



Arrangement of the Papers

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to community name.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Kathleen Moon.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2006.

Kathleen Moon Photographs, 1951-1954, undatedahc.VIS 129
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