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Atlanta Baseball Corporation documents

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1067
Scope and Content

Collection materials consist of business and legal records, including a 1933 lease, a 1947 certificate of residence change, meeting minutes, financial statements, correspondence, and memos.

Dates: 1932-1951

Gay Bolling Shepperson papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS522
Scope and Content

This collection consists of personal and business correspondence; copies and original newspaper and magazine clippings; house blueprints; and a World War II dated events map.

Dates: 1883-1945, undated; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1945

Haverty family papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS904
Scope and Content This collection documents the Haverty family, Haverty's Furniture Company, and associated professional organizations. The papers consist of business correspondence, family letters, financial records, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, speeches, travel journals, and writings. Included in the collection are speeches from Haverty's and American Retail Federation meetings and conventions, as well as first person narratives from Rawson Haverty Sr. highlighting his travels to Europe and family...
Dates: 1810-2007, undated

Joseph Victor Llorens papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS72
Scope and Content

This collection includes daily cost and progress reports created during the construction of the diorama of the Cyclorama and other pertinent documents.

Dates: 1928-1984, undated

Nettie Sergeant Rice letters

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS286f
Scope and Content

This collection includes photo copies of eight letters from Mrs. Nettie S. Rice to Miss Mattie Slaton of Atlanta, Georgia about personal matters, her reminiscences of Girls' High School during her tenure, the Atlanta Public School System and its problems during the Great Depression, and the Cotton States and International Exposition.

Dates: 1928-1940

Service Group scrapbook

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS826
Scope and Content

This collection consists of a scrapbook which contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, notices, etc. related to the activities of the Service Group.

Dates: 1932-1938

Thomas Eugene Avery papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS811f
Scope and Content This collection contains an unpublished autobiography about Avery's grade school years in Atlanta Public Schools during the Great Depression. The text is arranged as a collection of short stories. Avery wrote about studying in segregated school, church, and everyday life in the 1930s. The collection also includes two newspaper articles; one of them outlines Avery's academic successes, and in the other Avery describes his confusion and discomfort leading up to a metastatic prostate cancer...
Dates: 1944, 1996, undated

WRFG records of the Living Atlanta oral history project

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS637
Scope and Content The bulk of this collection consists of tape recorded interviews of Atlantans used to create fifty programs titledLiving Atlanta: Atlanta Life from World War I through World War II, and the programs themselves, which aired on WRFG Radio in Atlanta, Georgia. The programs were composed of excerpts from the interviews connected by music and explanatory narration. During the course of the project, hundreds of Atlantans were interviewed, resulting in approximately...
Dates: 1977-1980, undated

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Cathedral of Christ the King (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Coca-Cola Company 1
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Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 1
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Haverty, Clarence (James Clarence) 1
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Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 1
Jones, Bobby 1
Key, James Lee 1
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 1
Llorens, Joseph Victor 1
Mann, Earl (Earl Otis ) 1
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 1
Middleton family 1
Munnerlyn family 1
National Retail Furniture Association (U.S.) 1
Phagan, Mary, -1913 1
Rawson family 1
Rhodes, A. G. (Amos Giles) 1
Rhodes-Haverty Furniture Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Rice, Nettie Sergeant 1
Saint Joseph's Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Saint Joseph's Infirmary (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Service Group (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Smith, Gladys Mae, 1901-1974 1
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
United States. Federal Civil Works Administration 1
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WRFG (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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