Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3

George Slappey World Organization of the Teaching Profession scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS870f
Scope and Content The collection contains a scrapbook created by George H. Slappey. The scrapbook primarily includes articles he wrote for the Atlanta Constitution about the 1950 World Organization of the Teaching Profession conference. The scrapbook also contains articles from other newspapers which covered the conference as well as a detailed itinerary and news from the other international chapters of the organization.
Dates: 1950 July, undated

Jennie Meta Barker research papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS53
Scope and Content These papers consist primarily of newspaper clippings collected by Jennie Meta Barker about Atlanta and it's history. Most clippings relate broadly to Atlanta, but particular subjects include history, the arts, politics and government, business and organizations, notable Atlantans, and Georgia geography. In addition to clippings, there are also reports, pamphlets, publications, and correspondence relating to these topics. The collection also contains notes and chapters that Barker wrote for...
Dates: approximately 1820-1967, undated; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1967

John Holiman Lowe papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS866
Scope and Content This collection contains a school book belonging to John Holiman Lowe. The book consists of numeration tables, information regarding pounds, shillings, pence, farthings, and measurements. The book served as an instructional item as well as a workbook. All the pages are handwritten, and it contains drawings at the beginning of each section. The book is handmade of burlap, lined with a newspaper dated 1811. Where the newspaper was printed is unknown.
Dates: 1811, undated