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1900 Study Club records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS406
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of materials created by and about the 1900 Study Club. The bulk of the collection is club minutes and scrapbooks. Also included in the collections are yearbooks, correspondence, and programs.

23rd Alabama Volunteer Infantry list of casualties

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Collection number: ahc.MSS529f
Scope and Content This collection consists of a list of casualties suffered by the 23rd Alabama Volunteer Infantry between May 7, 1864, and September 10, 1864, while engaged in combat at several locations in Georgia including Rocky Face Ridge, Resaca, New Hope Church, Marietta, Kennesaw Mountain, and Jonesboro. The list contains the names of the men who were injured or killed and their rank and company. There is a "remarks" column where the company surgeon, J. M. Hunt, listed the place where the casualty...

29th Regiment Connecticut Volunteer Infantry collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS719f
Scope and Content This collection consists of several records maintained by the quartermaster of the regiment, including a requisition for forage, lists of clothing, camp, and garrison equipment received by officers, and inventory and inspection reports on clothing and equipment that was "worn out in public service" and discarded. The collection contains a published copy of General Orders #4 from Headquarters, United States Colored Troops, that describes the correct way to administer an oath at courts martial. ...

3rd Regiment of Georgia Volunteer Infantry history

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Collection number: ahc.MSS438f
Scope and Content This collection contains a photocopy of a handwritten document "Condensed History of the Campaigns of the 3rd Regiment of Georgia Volunteer Infantry," by Charles H. Andrews.

4th Corps Army of the Cumberland United States Army field dispatch

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Collection number: ahc.MSS661f
Scope and Content Handwritten dispatch from the United States 4th Army Corps to subordinate units giving instructions for handling supply trains as the army prepares to move for the Atlanta Campaign.

5th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteer Infantry muster roll

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Collection number: ahc.MSS670f
Scope and Content Muster roll of a volunteer infantry company, listing names, ranks, etc. or members. Date and place of rendezvous, July 23, 1861, Hartford, Connecticut, but includes entries to the month of September. Approximately 70 names are listed.

5th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers petition

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Collection number: ahc.MSS672f
Scope and Content This collection contains a petition signed by officers of the 5th Regiment to Colonel Warren W. Packer, former commander of the regiment, asking him to come back and resume command as the unit anticipates the extension of their term of service. A telegraphic communication adds four more names to the petition.

A. F. Moreland property deeds and promissory note

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Collection number: ahc.MSS21f
Scope and Content This collection contains a deed to A. F. Moreland from William West; a promissory note of Moreland to R. H. Ward; and a deed to R. H. Ward. All documents pertain to property in the 20th district of Stewart County, Georgia, land lot numbers 86 and the east half of 87.

A. J. McBride collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS220f
Scope and Content This collection includes correspondence, lists, and reminiscences about the Civil War, primarily surrounding the service of Colonel A. J. McBride of the 10th Georgia Regiment. The collection includes an 1864 letter regarding his promotion, and several letters written to him on the subject of war time experiences and post war life. The collection also includes a manuscript by L. L. Cochran of Alabama titled "The Tenth Georgia Regiment at Gettysburg."

A. J. Park receipts and letter

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Collection number: ahc.MSS625f
Scope and Content This collection consists of six receipts from the Western and Atlantic Railroad dated 1847-1849 and one letter from A. J. Park to R. A. Park of Ohio dated July 1864 from Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia.

A. J. Reynolds letter

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Collection number: ahc.MSS581f
Scope and Content This collection contains one letter written by A.J. Reynolds of Atlanta, Georgia, to James F. Hanson, the former guardian of his wife, regarding a settlement of property.

A. W. Owen papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS903f
Scope and Content This collection contains an unpublished autobiography by A. W. Owen and genealogical material on his family. The autobiography focuses on Owen's parentage, childhood, personal life, and teaching career. The genealogical material is a compilation of handwritten research on A. W. Owen, copies of censuses that contain his name, copies of letters he wrote, and excerpts from newspapers and books that mention him.

Abbie M. Brooks diaries and church invitation

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Collection number: ahc.MSS39f
Scope and Content This collection contains two diaries of Abigail M. Brooks, which date from 1865 and 1870 along with typed transcriptions of both. In addition, there is an invitation to attend church which dates from 1858. In the 1865 diary, Brooks describes life in rural Tennessee, near Nashville, where she teaches in a one room school house. Later in the year, Abigail moves to Edgefield, Tennessee, also near Nashville, and starts her own school. She describes life in Edgefield, trials with her students, the...

Abercrombie, Aycock, Hale, and Hawk family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS394f
Scope and Content This collection consists of various legal documents, a letter from "G. L. Hale" to her son, and a petition to re-locate the court in Walton County, Georgia. The legal documents include bills of sale for land, debts, and property deeds for the Abercrombie, Aycock, Hale, and Hawk families.

Abraham Heard legal documents

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Collection number: ahc.MSS147f
Scope and Content This collection contains the last will and testament of Abraham Heard of McMinn County, Tennessee and Ezekiel E. Park, as well as other associated legal papers.

Abreu and Robeson, Inc. records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS763
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence and information documenting the various projects for which Abreu and Robeson, Inc. were responsible.

Adair family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS2f
Scope and Content This collection consists of deeds and title abstracts for a portion of block 16, lot 77 of the 14th district of Fulton County; a deed to a cemetery plot, and a letter to Mrs. George W. Adair from Octavia S. Hammond discussing living conditions in Atlanta in 1865. In the letter, Ms. Hammond encourages Mrs. Adair to return to Atlanta and she lists the names of individuals who have done so after the end of the Civil War. She lists the cost of food items and offers anecdotes about businesses...

Adair Realty Company plat maps

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Collection number: ahcVIS347

Adams-Cates Company Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS144
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains aerial photographs produced to assist Adams-Cates Company in the development of commercial real estate in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Aerial views of the cities of Atlanta, College Park, Decatur, East Point, Forest Park, Gainesville, Hapeville, Lithonia, Marietta, Panthersville, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Stone Mountain, as well as dozens of images of unidentified areas in the metropolitan Atlanta region are contained in the collection. The photographs document the...

Adams family scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS931f
Scope and Content This collection contains a family scrapbook with photocopies of a diary kept by Nancy Ann Holt Adams from 1895-1898 documenting family life, the weather, and the death of her first child. It also includes newspaper articles about the family, certificates, photographs, and genealogical information about the Adams family.

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Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 117
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 114
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 92
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 81
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 78
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 73
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 69
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 69
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 60
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 50
Atlanta (Ga.) 47
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 44
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 43
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 41
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 40
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 40
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 37
World War, 1939-1945 36
Business records -- Georgia -- Atlanta 35
Georgia -- Politics and government 35
Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc. 34
Clothing and dress -- History -- 19th century 32
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 32
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 31
Gardening -- Societies, etc. 30
Parks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 30
Women -- Societies and clubs 30
Georgia -- Genealogy 27
Societies -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Architecture, domestic -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Transportation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 24
Business records -- Georgia 24
Landscape architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta. 24
Portrait photography 24
Gardens -- Georgia -- Atlanta 23
Finance, Personal -- Georgia 22
Landscape architecture -- Georgia 22
Houses -- Georgia -- Atlanta 21
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns 21
Children -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Lawyers -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Music -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Railroads -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
World War, 1914-1918 20
Account books -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Gardens -- Design 19
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Agriculture -- Georgia 18
Architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Family life -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Public schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Gay men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 17
High schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Daguerreotypes 16
Landscape architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Slavery -- Georgia 16
Urban beautification -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Invitation cards -- Georgia 15
Landscape architecture -- Southern States 15
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Real estate business -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Theaters -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Ambrotypes 14
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Deeds -- Georgia 14
Education -- Georgia 14
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Military uniforms 14
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Civic improvement -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Fires -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Inman Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Railroads -- Georgia 13
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 13
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 13
Advertising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Automobiles -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
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Atlanta Historical Society 30
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 30
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 25
Georgia Institute of Technology 21
Hartsfield, William Berry 21
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Coca-Cola Company 18
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 16
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 14
Emory University 14
Rich's (Retail store) 14
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 13
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 13
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
University of Georgia 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 11
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 11
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 11
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Atlanta History Center 10
C.W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 10
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Young, Andrew, 1932- 10
Atlanta Water Works (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 9
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 9
Georgia School of Technology 9
Inman family 9
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United States. Army 9
Agnes Scott College 8
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 8
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 8
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920 8
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 8
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 8
Jones family 8
Junior League of Atlanta 8
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Massell, Sam 8
Piedmont Driving Club 8
United Daughters of the Confederacy 8
Woodruff, Robert Winship 8
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 7
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Jones, Bobby 7
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 7
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 6
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 6
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 6
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 6
Atlanta Public Library 6
Atlanta Public Schools 6
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 6
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Boys High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Carnegie Library of Atlanta 6
Connally, Mary Virginia Brown 6
Democratic Party (Ga.) 6
First National Bank of Atlanta 6
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 6
Georgia. General Assembly 6
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 6
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Jackson, Graham Washington, 1903-1983 6
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 6
Loew's Grand Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
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