Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3

J. Richardson Jones film Film

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS179
Scope and Contents of the Records The collection, in its original format, contains a series of sixty-five reels of primarily silent black and white nitrate film commissioned by Eugene M. White to promote the prosperous African-American communities in Atlanta during the 1930s. The footage documents a variety of activities including sporting events, homecoming, golf, motorcycle racing, occupational activities, and baseball. Included in the footage is the Atlanta Black Crackers baseball team playing a game at Ponce De Leon Park in...
Dates: circa 1938

Marion Johnson photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS33
Scope and Content This collection documents the Atlanta urban environment, particularly during the 1950s and 1960s, through cityscapes, aerial views and scenes of individual buildings as the city underwent a period of building and growth. The arrival of the city's first professional sports team, the Atlanta Braves, is documented. Also included in the collection are scenes pertaining to Southern politics including local, state and presidential races. A wide variety of Georgia agriculture and industry is...
Dates: 1938-1975

Stephan Prothero sports publications collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS888
Scope and Content This collection consists of sports programs (baseball, football, and basketball), media guides and newspapers, predominantly from the University of Georgia and Georgia Institute of Technology, but also including, among others, Louisiana State University, Georgia Southern University, the University of Tennessee, the Atlanta Falcons, and the Atlanta Braves.
Dates: 1926-1993

Filtered By

  • Subject: Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta X
  • Subject: Football X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Basketball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Football -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
Aerial photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
∨ more  
Names
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 2
Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 2
Georgia Institute of Technology 2
University of Georgia 2
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 1