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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

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 Bickerstaff and Joel Hurt Photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS134
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection contains photographs of banks, businesses, theaters, clubs, hotels, and grocery stores in downtown Atlanta, including two structures, the Atlanta Theater and the Equitable Building that were built by engineer and developer Joel Hurt. The collection also contains photographs of the Candler Building, the Century Building, the Empire Building, the English-American Building, and the Piedmont Hotel. Among the images are photographs taken by Tracy Mathewson, Edwards and Sons, and...
Dates: circa 1893 - 1923

Herbert H. Lee Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS130
Scope and Contents of the Records Included in this collection are slides and photographs of geographic locations, events, and transportation in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. The collection contains images of downtown Atlanta, including aerial views, government buildings, private residences, parks, street scenes, railroads, as well as photographs depicting poverty and sub-standard housing. The photographs of Herbert H. Lee are an excellent resource for those interested in the subject of urban renewal, and the post-World War...
Dates: 1919- 1968, undated

Parker Lowell Photograph Collection

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Identifier: ahc.VIS136
Scope and Contents of the Records Included in this collection are photographs of Atlanta buildings and parks. Images include the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary, Piedmont Park, the Cyclorama building in Grant Park, the Hurt Building and Hurt Park, the Municipal Auditorium, Rich’s Department Store, and The Temple and other scenes on Peachtree Street.
Dates: 1949

Robert D. Klein Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS127
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images of buildings in the commercial district of downtown Atlanta, and in an outlying area which is presently known as Midtown. The collection includes views of the Empire Building on Broad Street (later named Citizens and Southern National Bank Building), the Hurt Building on Hurt Plaza, Rich’s Department Store on Broad Street, the Ruralist Press Building located on Hunter Street, and Peachtree Apartments (later named Hotel Peachtree Manor) located on Peachtree...
Dates: circa 1920 -1925

Robert Rothberg photographs

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Identifier: ahc.VIS374
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs taken by F & L Photo Service and collected by Robert Rothberg of various downtown Atlanta buildings and businesses in the early 1930s. Notable scenes include the Alonzo F. Herndon (1858-1927) Crystal Palace barber shop on Peachtree Street, the Hurt Building, the J. P. Allen & Company department store, Chevrolet Motor Company, Moline Plow Company, King Hardware Company, and the Henry Grady Hotel.
Dates: Approximately 1930-1935

T. Cobb Benning Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS153
Scope and Contents of the Records The images in this collection depict the construction of the English American building (also known as the Flatiron Building) at the intersection of Peachtree Street and Broad Street in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1897- 1898

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

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Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
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Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
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Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Benning, Thomas Cobb 1
Bickerstaff, Charles 1
Candler Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Candler, Asa Griggs, 1851-1929 1
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Carnegie Library of Atlanta 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Century Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Citizens and Southern National Bank 1
Cox College (College Park, Ga.) 1
Crook, Lewis Edmund, Jr. 1
Crystal Palace (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Draughons Business College (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
Empire Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Equitable Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Excelsior Steam Laundry (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
F & L Photo Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Flatiron Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Grady, Henry Woodfin, 1850-1889 1
Grant Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Grant Field (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hamilton Howell House (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hentz, Hal, 1883-1972 1
Highland Avenue Showgrounds (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hosch and Sons Grocers (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Hurt, Joel 1
J. P. Allen & Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
James Pharmacy (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jones, Edward Vason 1
King Hardware Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Klaus and Cherry Meat Market (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Klein, Robert D. 1
L and R Drug Co. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Lee, Herbert H. 1
Lowell, Parker 1
Martin, Van Jones 1
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Mitchell, William R. , Jr. 1
Moline Plow Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Morgan, Dillon & Lewis (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Prudential Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Reid, J. Neel (Joseph Neel), 1885-1926 1
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