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Allen family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1014
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, awards and ceremony programs, and scrapbooks collected by the Allen family. The bulk of the collection pertains to Ivan Allen, Sr. and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s business, civic, and political affairs. Ivan Allen, Sr.'s state senate campaign and election, and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s mayoral campaign and election, and both father and son's work with various charities and civic minded associations are included. Of note are the numerous scrapbooks...
Dates: 1899-2004, undated

Atlanta History Center postcard collection

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Identifier: ahc.VIS93
Scope and Contents This collection contains postcards that depict scenes in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. Most of the images are of man-made structures in Atlanta including Agnes Scott College, Atlanta Municipal Airport (now Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport), Biltmore Hotel, Booker T. Washington High School, Bulloch Hall, Candler Building, Capitol City Club, City Hall, Clark College (now Clark Atlanta University), Atlanta Cyclorama at Grant Park, English-American (Flatiron) Building, Fort McPherson,...
Dates: 1899-1990, undated

Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS107
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images taken by Delta Airlines corporate photographers and utilized for promotional purposes by the company. The photographs are of geographic locations in the metropolitan Atlanta region, but most of the images are of downtown Atlanta. Included are aerial views and cityscapes of downtown Atlanta, street scenes, parks, churches, shopping districts, private residences, hotels, colleges and universities, and Atlanta landmarks. Buildings include the Atlanta City...
Dates: 1953-1972

General John B. Gordon photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS318
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of the interior and exterior of General John B. Gordon's residence, Sutherland, in the Kirkwood neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia, taken by commercial photographer Fred L. Howe (1857-1903) in approximately 1895. Also included are several photos of his funeral procession on Washington Street in Atlanta as his body was carried into the Georgia State Capitol building to lay in state.
Dates: approximately 1895-1904

Harriette Speer Parker photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS353
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of scenes in Atlanta, Georgia, taken by Harriette Speer Parker and her father, Eustace Asbury Speer. Of special note are photographs of the Great Fire of Atlanta in 1917, the Festival of Old Atlanta in the late 1960s, and negatives of aerial photographs of downtown Atlanta. The photographs taken by Eustace Asbury Speer include images of the State Revenue Department personnel in 1927, Piedmont Park, and the Atlanta skyline. Also featured are family...
Dates: 1917-1970, undated

Manning, Selvage, and Lee Forward Atlanta Campaign Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS113
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection of public relations photographs contains images of the city of Atlanta that were created for the Forward Atlanta campaign in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and were meant to showcase the city. Some images were probably taken in support of other public relations activities of Bell and Stanton, but are not identified as such. Included are aerial views of downtown Atlanta, Midtown, and the Peachtree Center area, which highlight the city’s skyline and infrastructure. Other...
Dates: circa 1960-1970

Martin Stupich Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS115
Scope and Contents of the Records The photographs in this collection were created during two survey grants sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The images in the first grant documented the development of Atlanta’s rapid transit system (MARTA) from 1977- 1978, and photographs from the second grant (1979-1981) illustrate Atlanta’s role as a center of transportation. The photographs from the first NEA project depict downtown Atlanta prior to the construction of MARTA, employees involved in the creation of MARTA,...
Dates: 1955 – 1981, bulk 1977-1981

Susie Flynn Hughs photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS306
Scope and Content This collection contains images of buildings constructed for the Cotton States International Exposition in Piedmont Park approximately 10 years after the fair. Other images include photographs of downtown Atlanta and two family members.
Dates: approximately 1905

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Delta Air Lines 2
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Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hyatt Regency Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Aldredge, Jim 1
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Beaumont, 1951-2014 1
Allen, Inman (Hugh Inman) 1
Allen, Irene Beaumont, 1890-1972 1
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American Motor Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Atlanta National Bank Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bailey's Supreme Coffee Warehouse (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Bel-Air Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Boy Scouts of America . National Council 1
Brown, Charlie, 1902-1995 1
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Candler, Asa Griggs, 1851-1929 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Colony Square (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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DeKalb County Courthouse (Decatur, Ga.) 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Fielder and Allen (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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First National Bank of Atlanta 1
Flynn, Lillie A. 1
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Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Georgia. Department of Revenue 1
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Gordon, John Brown 1
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Howe, Fred L. 1
Hughs, Lucile Smith 1
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International Association of Rotary Clubs 1
Ivan Allen-Marshall Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
Lenox Square (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 1
Marist College (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 1
Morningside Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
National Stationery and Office Equipment Association (U.S.) 1
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Rivers, Eurith Dickinson, 1895-1967 1
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Terminal Station (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Underground Atlanta, Inc. 1
Wayne, John 1
Western Union Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Young, Andrew, 1932- 1
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