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Samuel P. Lindley photographs

Collection number: ahc.VIS311

Scope and Content

This collection contains images of Camp Wheeler, a United States Army camp in Macon, Georgia, and there are also images of Marietta National Military Cemetery, officers in military uniforms, army trucks and tents, and photographs of a group of soldiers that were taken mostly during WWI. Also included are photographs of downtown Atlanta, Union Station, Tuxedo Tobacco Company, Henry Grady Monument on Marietta Street, Boy's High School, and Keely's Department Store.


  • approximately 1910-1945, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

This material is 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

Samuel P. Lindley (1895-1967) was born in Cobb County, Georgia. He married Mary Hudson on July 15, 1918, and they had three children: Mary Lawis Lindley (1920-?); Samuel P. Lindley, Jr. (1921-1977); and D. Ruth Lindley (1926-?). Lindley served as private first class in the United States Army in World War I. After the war, he was stationed at Camp Alfred Vail in New Jersey. Additional biographical information about Samuel P. Lindley has not been determined.


41 image(s) (41 black and white photographic prints)



System of Arrangement

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1970


VIS 311 was previously cataloged as LIN.

Description Control

This collection was reprocessed in 2018.

Samuel P. Lindley photographs
In Process
Felicia D. Render
July 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305