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Atlanta Urban Design Commission Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS383
Scope and Content This collection contains images of buildings and districts evaluated or nominated by the Urban Design Commission to receive Historic status. Notable sites include Atlanta City Hall, Carnegie Library, Citizens & Southern National Bank, the English-American Building, the Hurt Building, Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth home, Morris Brown College, Rockefeller Hall at Spelman College, Sacred Heart Church, and Underground Atlanta. Additional photographs include views of buildings along Alabama,...
Dates: 1973-1976

Charles Longstreet Weltner films

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Identifier: ahc.VIS360
Scope and Content This collection documents the political life of Charles Longstreet Weltner and the built landscape of Atlanta, Georgia, in the 1950s and 1960s. Film footage highlights a variety of Weltner's campaign activities including him walking on the sidewalk through a blighted Atlanta neighborhood; Weltner looking over the city of Atlanta from the top of the Merchandise Mart; and scenes most likely used for campaign ads. Included are street scenes of downtown Atlanta, with views of public and private...
Dates: approximately 1958-1966, undated

Harriette Speer Parker photographs

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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

J. M. Alexander & Company documents

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1175
Scope and Content This collection contains business documents from the J. M. Alexander & Company hardware store. Materials include structural agreements; purchases made by Julia Touro Alexander; and client orders. Also included in the collection is correspondence from Frank Reagan, the company's treasurer, and company receipts. There is also a ledger of tenants recorded by R. B. Mitchell from the early 1890s. The relation of this document to the J. M. Alexander & Company has not been established.
Dates: 1891-1933, undated

Kuhns family photographs

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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

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

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

Sam Massell photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS322
Scope and Content This collection documents the public life of former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell. The majority of the images in the collection depict his time as mayor; others document his career as a realtor and member of the City of Atlanta Board of Aldermen. The images also document Massell's ceremonial duties as mayor, including presiding over groundbreakings; presenting keys to the city to special visitors; and ceremonies involving MARTA and Delta Airlines. The collection features images of Massell hosting...
Dates: 1954-1991, undated; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1974

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Adler, Rudolph Satorius 2
American Institute of Architects 2
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Atlanta Historical Society 2
Democratic Party (Ga.) 2
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Emory University 2
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Georgia Institute of Technology 2
Hentz and Reid (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hentz, Adler, and Shutze (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hentz, Hal, 1883-1972 2
Hentz, Reid, and Adler (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 2
Shutze and Armistead (Atlanta, Ga.). 2
Shutze, Philip Trammell 2
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 1
Abbey, Jessie Harris 1
Abbey, Lucile 1
Abbey, Theo 1
Aldridge, Mamie 1
Alexander, Julius M. (Julius Mortimer), 1844- 1
Alger, Barrett 1
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 1
Alliance Theater (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Andrews, Lina 1
Andrews, Lisa 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Board of Aldermen 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 1
Atlanta Art Association 1
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 1
Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau 1
Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum. 1
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Urban Design Commission (Ga.) 1
Baptist Tabernacle Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Barrett, Lizzie 1
Birmingham Terminal Station (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Boatenreiter, Gertrude 1
Brooks, Carrie 1
Carnegie Library of Atlanta 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Catesby, Mark, 1683-1749 1
Citizens and Southern National Bank 1
Creighton, Maude 1
Crestwood High School 1
Dekalb Federal Bank 1
Delta Air Lines 1
Dobbs, Annie Ruth 1
Elam, Merrill 1
Ellis, Clyde 1
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Fannie Renfroe 1
Fletcher, Harry 1
Fratelli Alinari 1
Garliff, Clara 1
Georgia Power Company 1
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Georgia. Department of Revenue 1
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gresham, Martha 1
Gresham, Thomas G. 1
Gross, Dora 1
Hamilton Howell House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hanye, Eloise 1
Hanye, Margaritte 1
Hanye, May 1
Harrington, Harry 1
Harris, Jessie 1
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport 1
Haygood, Martha 1
Henderson, Alma 1
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Holderby, Lena 1
Holderby, Mattie 1
Holderby, May 1
Hollingsworth, Charles 1
Hollingsworth, Lon 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Inman Park Restoration, Inc. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
J. M. Alexander & Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 1
Johnson, Lena 1
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore) 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
Knights of Columbus 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
Lillie White 1
Lupo, Lillian 1
Lydell, Jennie 1
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