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Ansley Park Garden Club photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS402
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of club members, events, activities, and flower shows. Images include annual Easter egg hunts at McClatchey Park, Ansley Park neighborhood entrances such as The Prado, and houses. Of special interest are photographs of Rhodes Hall in Atlanta, decorated by club members for Christmas.
Dates: 1956-1998

Ansley Park Garden Club records

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1132
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, yearbooks, minutes, and financial reports that provide a social and civic history of the club. Scrapbooks offer details about programs, neighborhood projects, and flower shows. Of special interest are scrapbook images of members' gardens and neighborhood islands.
Dates: 1953-2015, undated

Atlanta Dogwood Festival records of the Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta

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Identifier: ahc.MSS718
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, clippings, financial records, and programs that provide a history of the festival. Additional material provides details of events, performances, and pageant contests. Of special interest is a scrapbook providing images of parade floats and participants.
Dates: 1936-1988

Brookwood Hills Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS276
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of the park in Brookwood Hills including the playground, picnic and pool areas during restoration work by the club. Images show playground structures, picnic tables, planters, stone steps, as well as trees, shrubs, and other plants. Also a part of the collection are photographs of the club's Christmas decorations inside Rhodes Memorial Hall, Atlanta, Georgia. Of particular interest are club members and children shown during park workdays and events.
Dates: 1974-1982, undated

Cascade Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1087
Scope and Content This collection contains documents that provide a history of the social and civic activities of the club. Materials include clippings, correspondence, histories, minutes, and yearbooks. Scrapbooks offer more details on programs, projects, and club interests on a wide variety of gardening topics. Of special interest are scrapbook images of Cascade Road from approximately 1939.
Dates: 1933-2001, undated

Cherokee Garden Club visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS370
Scope and Content The collection contains images that detail the civic and social history of the Cherokee Garden Club. Included in the collection are photographs of the club's civic projects, flower show arrangements, and needlework. Also a part of the collection are images of club members attending the Garden Club of America Zone VIII meetings and working at fundraising events such as Potlatch and Gardener's Delight. A video and photographs of the Cherokee Garden Library document the early years of the...
Dates: approximately 1935-2014

Deep Dene Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1189
Scope and Content This collection contains one bound scrapbook created by the Deep Dene Garden Club that details the civic and social activities of the club. Material includes poems, yearbooks, correspondence, clippings, drawings, and photographs that illustrate the club's garden interests and projects. The scrapbook clippings focus on flower arrangment and home decor.
Dates: 1940-1990; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1949

East Lake Garden Club historical summary

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Identifier: ahc.MSS763f
Scope and Content This collection contains a history of the club written by Pauline C. Franklin, club historian. The history provides details of the club's civic and social activities for the first 25 years of its existence. Highlighted in the summary are the club's projects and neighborhood beautification work. Of special interest is the description of the club's involvement with Atlanta's flower and tulip shows.
Dates: 1959

Emily Bourne Grigsby papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1201
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents from Emily Bourne Grigsby's career as an opera singer and model, as well as her time as president of the Atlanta Music Club and her association with the Atlanta Opera Arts Association. Included are opera show programs from her performances with the San Francisco Opera chorus, the Atlanta Pops Orchestra, and Moonlight Opera Company in Atlanta, Georgia. There are also newspaper clippings of Grigsby's modeling career and her involvement in the 1954 "Feast of...
Dates: 1943-2004, undated

Emily Bourne Grigsby visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS391
Scope and Contents This collection contains images of Emily Bourne Grigsby's career as an opera singer and model, as well as her time as president of the Atlanta Music Club. Included are production stills from The Tales of Hoffman and Rigoletto with the San Francisco Opera, and images from the Moonlight Opera Company in Atlanta, Georgia. There are also photographs of Grigsby modeling at The Cloister at Sea Island, Georgia; on top of Stone Mountain; for an...
Dates: 1940-2004, undated

Forsythia Garden Club scrapbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1139
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook that provides details of the social and civic activities of the club. The scrapbook includes clippings, photographs, program information, and one yearbook. Entries and awards from flower shows are also detailed. Of special interest are sketches of a garden beautification project and signpost along Peachtree Battle Avenue between Woodward Way and Dellwood Drive in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta.
Dates: 1949-1950

Garden Hills Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1101
Scope and Content This collection contains materials that document the civic and social activities of the club. Included in the collection are directories that list members, committees, and calendars of activities. Additionally, a scrapbook provides details of the first two years of the club's neighborhood Ice Cream Socials and traffic island improvements.
Dates: 1972-2014

Grant Park Woman's Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS958
Scope and Content The Grant Park Woman's Club scrapbooks include nine scrapbooks, documenting the club's activities from 1931 through 1949. The collection lacks scrapbooks for the years 1933 through 1937 and 1945-1946. The scrapbooks, some of which are in poor condition, contain yearbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and printed material. The printed material primarily documents the Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs and the General Federation of Women's Clubs, as well as organizations and...
Dates: 1931-1949

Habersham Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS667
Scope and Content This collection contains materials which detail the social and civic activities of the club and provide details on programs and projects. Included in the collection are clippings, articles, correspondence, and flower show ephemera. Of special interest are scrapbook items concerning member Louise B. Hastings, past president of The Garden Club of Georgia, well known lecturer, author, and wife of Donald M. Hastings, owner of H. G. Hastings Co.
Dates: 1932-1957, undated

Indian Creek Garden Club records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS668
Scope and Content This collection contains yearbooks, histories, flower show programs, and project reports that document the activities of the club. Scrapbooks provide details of meetings, social events, and numerous civic projects of the club. Of special interest is the club's history of the section of Lenox Road that was known as Indian Creek Acres by the resident members. Also of note is a report for a civic project to save the landmark Buckhead tree on which the original buck's head was hung, and gave the...
Dates: 1939-1984

Iris Garden Club photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS253
Scope and Content This collection contains photographic prints and negatives that document the social and civic activities of the club. Meetings, floral arrangements, and garden scenes are part of the material. Some of the floral arrangements were from club members' participation in local flower shows. Also included are photographs of the club's landscaping project at the Iris Garden and Woodland Glen in Winn Park, Atlanta. Of special interest are photographs of the club's Orchard Terrace project at the...
Dates: approximately 1930-1963, 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

Lullwater Garden Club yearbook

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Identifier: ahc.MSS732f
Scope and Content This collection contains one yearbook describing the civic and social activities of the club. Included in the yearbook are monthly program details, civic projects, committee assignments, and a membership roster. Also a part of the yearbook are flower show announcements and gardening advice.
Dates: 1956-1957

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

Peachtree Creek Garden Club scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS676
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks that provide details on the civic and social activities of the club. The scrapbooks contain clippings, correspondence, photographs, and flower show programs. Of special interest are club histories that describe the Peachtree Creek neighborhood in the early years of development.
Dates: 1946-1973

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Ansley Park Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Grigsby, Emily Bourne, 1922-2020 2
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Abbey, Theo 1
Aldridge, Mamie 1
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 1
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Andrews, Lina 1
Andrews, Lisa 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 1
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 1
Atlanta Flower Show Association 1
Atlanta History Center 1
Atlanta Tulip Flower Show Association 1
Atlanta Woman's Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Barrett, Lizzie 1
Boatenreiter, Gertrude 1
Brooks, Carrie 1
Brookwood Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cascade Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cerebral Palsy Center of Atlanta, Inc. 1
Cherokee Garden Library (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Creighton, Maude 1
Deep Dene Garden Club (Atlanta Ga.) 1
Delta Air Lines 1
Dobbs, Annie Ruth 1
East Lake Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ellis, Clyde 1
Fannie Renfroe 1
Fletcher, Harry 1
Forsythia Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Franklin, Pauline C. 1
Garden Club of Georgia. 1
Garden Hills Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Garden Hills Woman's Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gardens for Peace (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Garliff, Clara 1
General Federation of Women's Clubs 1
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 1
Grady Homes (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Grady, James H. 1
Grant Park Woman's Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gresham, Martha 1
Gresham, Thomas G. 1
Grigsby, Paul, 1911-2006 1
Gross, Dora 1
Habersham Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hanye, Eloise 1
Hanye, Margaritte 1
Hanye, May 1
Harrington, Harry 1
Harris, Jessie 1
Hartsfield, William Berry 1
Hastings, Louise Brown 1
Havalanta Games (1950 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Haygood, Martha 1
Heery, C. W., Mrs. 1
Henderson, Alma 1
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Holderby, Lena 1
Holderby, Mattie 1
Holderby, May 1
Hollingsworth, Charles 1
Hollingsworth, Lon 1
Indian Creek Garden Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 1
Jillson, Floyd, 1926-2011 1
Johnson, Lena 1
Junior Flower Show Association (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Kuhns, Charles 1
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Mann, Tilla 1
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