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African American visual arts collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS68
Scope and Content This collection contains various types of visual images, including photographs, lithoghraphs, posters, and prints from periodicals, pertaining to African Americans. Included in the collection are stereotypical racist pictures and postcards; photographs of African Americans working as domestics, agricultural laborers, musicians, streetcar conductors, etc.; portraits of African American women, men, and children; prints depicting significant events, such as the Fort Pillow Massacre and the...
Dates: 1860-1957, undated

Agatha Sheehan photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS359
Scope and Content The collection contains images of former enslaved people and elderly African Americans who lived at the E.R. Carter Home for the Elderly. Named in honor of Reverend Edward Randolph Carter (1856-1944), the pastor spearheaded an extensive housing ministry and directed the construction of a home for the aged, which was operated by Friendship Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. The home was later demolished.
Dates: approximately 1900, undated

Grace Towns Hamilton maps and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS35
Scope and Content The collection contains images of Grace Towns Hamilton, her family, special events, and other public officials. The bulk of the collection features Hamilton posed with public officials including: Governor Jimmy Carter, U.S. Congressman Andrew Young, Georgia Governor George Busbee, Coretta Scott King, Atlanta University President Benjamin E. Mays, and U.S. Congressman Julian Bond. Also included are photographs of Atlanta homes of the 1960s; African-American Navy yard workers (1940s); the...
Dates: 1882-1984, undated

Graham W. Jackson visual arts materials

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS34
Scope and Content This collection contains 1,668 images. The images depict Graham Jackson, his family, and Jackson's performances at various events and locations. Also featured are photographs of Franklin Delano Roosevelt at the Little White House in Warm Springs and theLife magazine photograph by Ed Clark. Other images of politicians include President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Georgia Governor Lester Maddox, and President Jimmy Carter. The majority of the photographs are portraits...
Dates: 1913-1981

Kuhns family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS319
Scope and Content This collection contains images from the Kuhn's Photography Studio, including photographs of both the Kuhns family and clients. Many of the images are identified, however most of the tintypes remain unidentified.
Dates: approximately 1860-1929

Luckie family photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS20
Scope and Content This collection documents four generations of the Luckie family, very early members of Atlanta's free African American community.
Dates: 1860-1940, undated

Utopian Literary Club documents

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1120
Scope and Content This collection consists of historical sketches written about the club, biographies highlighting members, and a proclamation from the Fulton County Board of Commissioners honoring the club. There are also programs for events and special projects, yearbooks documenting past club members, meeting minutes, financial reports, and meeting agendas.
Dates: 1927-2003, undated

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Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Hartsfield, William Berry 2
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 2
Abbey, Jessie Harris 1
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Abbey, Theo 1
Aldridge, Mamie 1
Andrews, Lina 1
Andrews, Lisa 1
Atlanta Urban League 1
Barrett, Lizzie 1
Blackshear of Macon, photography 1
Boatenreiter, Gertrude 1
Bond, Julian 1
Brooks, Carrie 1
Brown, John 1
Busbee, George, 1927-2004 1
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Carter, Edward Randolph 1
Cole, Nat King, 1919-1965 1
Colley, Van Buren 1
Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 1
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Creighton, Maude 1
Cunningham, Nancy, 1820-1910 1
Dobbs, Annie Ruth 1
Draper, Jesse 1
E. R. Carter Home for the Elderly (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ellis, Clyde 1
Emory University 1
Fannie Renfroe 1
First Congregational Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fletcher, Harry 1
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 1
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Friendship Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Garliff, Clara 1
Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 1
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gresham, Martha 1
Gresham, Thomas G. 1
Gross, Dora 1
Hamilton, Grace Towns, 1907-1992 1
Hanye, Eloise 1
Hanye, Margaritte 1
Hanye, May 1
Harrington, Harry 1
Harris, Jessie 1
Harris, Joe Frank 1
Haygood, Martha 1
Henderson, Alma 1
Herndon, Alonzo, 1858- 1
Holderby, Lena 1
Holderby, Mattie 1
Holderby, May 1
Hollingsworth, Charles 1
Hollingsworth, Lon 1
Hughes Spalding Pavilion (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jackson, Gerald Wayne, 1958- 1
Jackson, Graham Washington, 1903-1983 1
Jackson, Graham, Jr., 1954- 1
Jackson, Helen Balton 1
Jackson, James M. 1
Johnson, Lena 1
Jones, Emma 1
Kelly, Andrew T. 1
Kester, Elizabeth Harris 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
Kuhns Photographic Studio (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Kuhns family 1
Kuhns, Charles 1
Kuhns, Dwight 1
Kuhns, Isabella 1
Kuhns, Julia 1
Kuhns, Julius 1
Kuhns, Sophia 1
Kuhns, William A. 1
Kuhns, William Theodore 1
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lillie White 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Little White House (Warm Springs, Ga.) 1
Luckie, Solomon 1
Lupo, Lillian 1
Lydell, Jennie 1
Madison, J.W., Mrs. 1
Mann, John 1
Mann, Tilla 1
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984 1
McDonald, Harry 1
McDonald, Ida 1
McDonald, Josie 1
McKinley, William 1
McMillan, Ramy 1
McPheeters, Anne L. 1
McQueen, Butterfly 1
Menkee's Studio (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Moore, Kate 1
Moreland, Clara 1
Moreland, Gertrude 1
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