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Atkins Park Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS259
Scope and Content This collection contains images of homes built in the early 20th century in the Atkins Park neighborhood, Atlanta, Georgia. A variety of architectural styles are represented including Georgian Revival, American Craftsman, and English Tudor. The photographs also provide details of landscape styles as well as popular shrubs and ornamental plants used in front yard gardens. Of special note are two images of the neighborhood stone entrance gateways.
Dates: 1988

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

Cherokee Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS650
Scope and Content This collection contains minutes, newsletters, yearbooks, histories, and president's notebooks that document the civic and social history of the club. President's notebooks include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, reports, financial records, and membership information. Also a part of the collection are scrapbooks which illustrate the club's many projects including two scrapbooks devoted to the "Christmas Trees Around the World" project and a scrapbook devoted to the restoration project of...
Dates: 1928-2019, undated

Francis C. Smith Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS141
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of courthouses, churches, post offices, rivers, lakes, schools, industrial areas, farms, and private residences in cities and towns across North Georgia and the Atlanta area. Included are images taken in Alpharetta, Atlanta, Ben Hill, Bolton, Crabapple, Fairburn, Morgan Falls, Newton, Roswell and Warsaw, Georgia. Among the photographs are images of the old Milton County Courthouse of Alpharetta, the Chattahoochee Industrial Park in Atlanta, Mt. Gilead...
Dates: 1948- 1955

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

Irene Woodruff documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS384f
Scope and Content This collection contains a series of newspaper clippings, a letter to Irene Woodruff with a history of the Samuel Bowen Wight House located in the West End, and a copy of The Wesleyan Alumnae (Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia).
Dates: 1900-1975

Kenneth H. Thomas, Jr. photographs of Midtown Historic District

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Identifier: ahc.VIS265
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of images of the historic Midtown area in Atlanta, Georgia. The photographs were taken for draft nomination on the National Register of Historic Places for Midtown. Included are photos of churches, Henry Grady High School, stores and businesses, street scapes, apartments, and homes in the Midtown area. Types of homes photographed vary among bungalows, duplexes, row houses, carriage houses, alley dwellings, and cottages. Of special interest are photographs of the...
Dates: 1997

Leila Ross Wilburn visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS72
Scope and Contents This collection documents the prolific work of one of Atlanta’s pioneer women architects and businesswomen. It is comprised primarily of architectural plans, photographs, negatives, and slides of private residences, multi-family homes, and apartment buildings Wilburn designed during her career. Her portfolio of architectural plans in Series I includes designs of homes in Atlanta and its surrounding suburbs; in several cities and towns in Georgia, including Forsyth, McDonough, and Thomaston;...
Dates: 1920-1979

Peachtree-Cherokee Trust records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS54
Scope and Content This collection contains materials regarding the creation and management of the Peachtree-Cherokee Trust, the publication and promotion of Architecture of Neel Reid in Georgia by James H. Grady, and documents detailing the life and work of Reid. Papers include legal documents, correspondence, book reviews and publicity, financial records, research notes, articles, and clippings.
Dates: 1963-1975, undated

Peter J. Rosendorf photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS334
Scope and Content This collection contains images taken within Piedmont Park, and photographs displaying statues and architecture around Atlanta.
Dates: 1969-1970

Philip T. Shutze papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS498
Scope and Content This collection documents Philip T. Shutze's work in architecture and design. The personal papers consist of topical subject files; correspondence regarding jobs and antiques; financial documents; and certificates and diplomas. The design sources include architectural periodicals; architectural fixtures catalogs; and magazine clippings. Additionally, there are job files from the architectural firm, office indices and lists, and correspondence, newspaper clippings, and brochures related to...
Dates: 1889-1983, undated

Philip T. Shutze visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS351
Scope and Content This collection contains architectural drawings, sketches, artwork, and photos of Shutze's professional work, his travels, his personal life, and his antiques. The architectural drawings are from the firms of Norrman, Hentz & Reid; Hentz & Reid; Hentz, Reid & Adler; Hentz, Adler & Shutze; and Shutze & Armistead, as well as drawings representing historic buildings designed by other architects and firms. Among his most well known buildings are Swan House owned by Edward and...
Dates: 1820-1993, undated

Phillip “P.” Thornton Marye visual arts material

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Identifier: ahc.VIS349
Scope and Content This collection contains images and architectural designs of Marye as well as the firms Marye, Alger, and Alger, and Marye, Alger, and Vinour. Included are photographs of the Fox Theatre, the Southern Bell Telephone Building, Terminal Station, and public, commercial, and residential buildings in Atlanta and other cities. Also included are photographs of the interior of the buildings. The architectural drawings consist of Marye's plans for St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Of special note are 1970...
Dates: 1905-1970, undated

Rosalie Howell photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS335
Scope and Content This collection contains images of the residence of Judge Clark Howell (Rosalie Howell's grandfather) and the Howell family. Also included are photographs of the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation and the Evan Park Howell School in Atlanta, Georgia. Of special note are images of the graveside and floral designs from Clark Howell's funeral at Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta.
Dates: approximately 1868-1954

Southeastern Elevator Company documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS779f
Scope and Content This collection contains invoices and inter-office documents recording the company's work with installing elevators in Atlanta homes.
Dates: 1945-1946

Virginia Twinam Smith slides

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Identifier: ahc.VIS397
Scope and Contents This collection contains slides of a wide variety of identified plants including herbs, flowering annuals and perennials, native shrubs, vegetables, vines, and trees of the Southeastern States. Also a part of the collection are photographs of public gardens, such as the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Callaway Gardens, Chattahoochee Nature Center, and the gardens of the Tullie Smith House at the Atlanta History Center. Other images in the Smith collection depict downtown Atlanta, skylines, churches,...
Dates: 1978-2003

William R. Mitchell Jr. photograph collection

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Identifier: ahc.VIS222
Scope and Content This collection consists of photographs documented and collected by William R. Mitchell, Jr that appeared in his books, lectures, and architectural studies. The photographs were taken in various Georgia cities including Atlanta, Savannah, Thomasville, Roswell, and Albany. The images are of residential homes and apartments, furnished interiors, historic buildings, parks, streetscapes, churches, and Edward Vason Jones's 19th Century America exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Dates: 1889-1986, undated

William T. Baker architectural drawings

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Identifier: ahc.VIS363
Scope and Content This collection contains architectural drawings from residential designer William T. Baker. Items within the collection feature designs for residential properties; architectural details; artist renderings; marketing schematics; and model home plans. Projects are predominantly within Atlanta and its surrounding areas, a small number in Nashville, Tennessee; Florence and Greenville, South Carolina; Highlands, North Carolina, and the United States Virgin Islands. Within the collection are...
Dates: 1986-2004, undated

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Atlanta Historical Society 5
Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 4
Hentz, Hal, 1883-1972 3
Adler, Rudolph Satorius 2
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Cherokee Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Hentz, Reid, and Adler (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Howell, Clark, 1863-1936 2
Norrman, Gottfried Leonard, -1909 2
Roswell Presbyterian Church 2
Shutze and Armistead (Atlanta, Ga.). 2
Shutze, Philip Trammell 2
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Thornton House (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Alger, Barrett 1
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 1
Atkins Park Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Baker, William T., 1956- 1
Birmingham Terminal Station (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Blair, Ruth, 1889- 1
Campbell County Courthouse (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
Campbellton Methodist Church (Campbellton, Ga.) 1
Candler, Asa Griggs, 1851-1929 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749 1
Cherokee Garden Library (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Collier, George Washington 1
Cox College (College Park, Ga.) 1
Crestwood High School 1
Crook, Lewis Edmund, Jr. 1
Dekalb Federal Bank 1
Downing, W. T. (Walter Thomas) 1
Elam, Merrill 1
Emory University 1
Episcopal Church of the Incarnation (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Erwin, Annie 1
Erwin, Robert 1
Evan P. Howell School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Foreman, Effie Park Howell 1
Foreman, Langdon 1
Foreman, Robert L. 1
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fratelli Alinari 1
Garden Club of America 1
Georgia Institute of Technology 1
Georgia School of Technology 1
Georgia. Department of Natural Resources (1972-) 1
Gordon, John Brown 1
Grady, Henry Woodfin, 1850-1889 1
Grady, James H. 1
Henry Grady High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Howe, Fred L. 1
Howell family 1
Howell, Adelaide 1
Howell, Albert 1
Howell, Clark, 1894-1966 1
Howell, Evan P. (Evan Park) 1
Howell, Evan Park 1
Howell, Faye Sheffield 1
Howell, Frances Richardson 1
Howell, Hugh Richardson 1
Howell, Julia Adelaide Erwin 1
Howell, Julian 1
Howell, Margaret C. 1
Howell, Nyda Williams 1
Howell, Rosalie 1
Howell, Susie Barrett 1
Howell, William Barrett 1
Jones, Edward Vason 1
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 1
Latham, G. D. 1
Lebanon Baptist Church (Roswell, Ga.) 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School 1
Martin, Van Jones 1
Marye, P. Thornton (Philip Thornton) 1
McGill, Ralph 1
Means, James 1
Menaboni, Athos, 1895-1990 1
Milton County Courthouse (Alpharetta, Ga.) 1
Mimosa Hall (Roswell, Ga.) 1
Mitchell, William R. , Jr. 1
Moore, Thomas 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Norrman, Hentz, and Reid (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Owl Rock Methodist Church (Campbellton, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree-Cherokee Trust (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Pratt, Nathanial 1
Redwine, Frank 1
Rich's (Retail store) 1
Richardson, Hugh Inman, 1900-1994 1
Rosendorf, Peter J. 1
Scott, Winfield 1
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