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Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association records

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS375
Scope and Content This collection contains organizational records and histories of the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association. Also included are historical items collected by members as well as newspaper clippings, programs, and membership information. There are files pertaining to member genealogy and biographies of Confederate soldiers.
Dates: 1866-1977

Berry family papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1024
Scope and Content This collection contains articles, certificates, correspondence, deeds, a ledger, military records, and school assignments. The majority of the records consist of deeds dated 1832-1887 of properties purchased by John Marshall Berry in Rome, Georgia. Included are deeds for one half of a commercial lot bought by Charles H. Smith, former mayor of Rome, Georgia, and one for 22 Bull Street in Savannah, Georgia. There is a merchant ledger dated 1864-1869 perhaps belonging to John Marshall Berry...
Dates: 1832-1965, undated

Edwards family collection

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Identifier: ahc.MSS345
Scope and Content This collection is primarily comprised of genealogy and family records pertaining to the Edwards family. Included in the collection are family histories, biographical sketches, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1714-1975, undated

Eliza and Waldo Jones family and genealogical papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS1107
Scope and Content Eliza Jones accumulated this collection to document the genealogy of her extended families as well that of her husband, Waldo Jones. Materials include correspondence that documents her daily life and views, financial records, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and diaries. The collection also contains papers from her and Waldo Jones's extended family. Families represented include the Woolford, Grant, Slaton, Harris, Fitz-Randolph, Martin, Waldo, Winslow, Felder, and Jackson families.
Dates: 1789-1992, undated; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1970

James L. Bell papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS848f
Scope and Content This collection documents the life of James L. Bell and Bell family genealogy. Included are letters to Bell from William J. Hilburn, a fellow soldier; Captain Charles K. Maddox, under whom both Bell and Hilburn served during their military service; Walter A. Wiley; and A. T. Spalding, a pastor at Second Baptist Church in Atlanta. There is also research on the Bell family, gathered by James L. Bell’s great-granddaughter Edith H. Cook, that traces the family back to the 18th century. Cook also...
Dates: 1876-1983, undated

Julia Willet and Foreacre Family Papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS89
Scope and Contents of the Records The collection is primarily genealogical documents and materials pertaining to the civic activities of Julia Willet. The Foreacre family papers include service orders for William Foreacre from the Civil War, newspaper clippings, and family histories. The scrapbook, presented to Delia Foreacre at Christmas 1962, includes newspapers clippings relating to family members and a few pieces of correspondence. The majority of the materials pertaining to Julia Willet are newspaper clippings and...
Dates: 1828-1982

Kimble family papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS785f
Scope and Content This collection contains a history of the Butler Van Guards, a Confederate infantry unit, and Kimble family genealogy.
Dates: undated

Oakland Cemetery records

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Identifier: ahc.MSS618
Scope and Content This collection contains burial permits, interment book records, removal lists, and "record of lot owners" books which provide details of persons buried and lot ownership at Oakland Cemetery. Also a part of the collection are sexton and superintendent records of payroll, expense ledgers, annual reports, and correspondence which document the day to day operations of the cemetery. Of special interest are WPA project records that reflect a consolidation of early cemetery records as well as the...
Dates: 1848-2018, undated

Sarah Martha Cobb Whitner scrapbooks

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Identifier: ahc.MSS326
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of two scrapbooks that contain newspaper clippings pertaining to Cobb and Whitner families as well as Atlanta events.
Dates: 1857-1900, undated

Thompson and Glover Families Papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS204
Scope and Content This collection documents the activities of various members of the Thompson and Glover families who lived in Madison, Monticello, and Atlanta, Ga., primarily Catherine Thompson, Will Glover Thompson, Emily Fish Glover, Sallie [Sarah] Glover, and Eli Glover. Materials include correspondence of Sallie Glover with friends and family regarding school, sicknesses, clothes, and family visits. A few letters reference the commotion and disturbance of the Civil War. Correspondence of Catherine Thompson...
Dates: 1839-1961

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Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Aircraft Warning Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Department of Parks and Recreation 1
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Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association 1
Atlanta and West Point Rail Road Company 1
Bell family 1
Bell, James L. 1
Berry College 1
Berry family 1
Berry, Henry R. 1
Berry, John Marshall, 1835-1883 1
Berry, John Marshall, 1872-1956 1
Berry, Mary McChesney 1
Berry, Varina 1
Blow family 1
Braswell family 1
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 1
Cobb family 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 6th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 7th 1
Cook, Edith Harber, 1918- 1
Crawford, George Washington 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
Dortch, Mattie 1
Edwards family 1
First Methodist Church (Americus, Ga.) 1
Fitz-Randolph family 1
Foreacre family 1
Foreacre, Greenberry Jones 1
Glover family 1
Glover, Eli Seymour 1
Glover, Sarah Broddus 1
Grant family 1
Grant, John T. 1
Grant, Sallie Fannie (Sarah Frances Reid), 1839-1920 1
Grant, William Daniel, 1837-1901 1
Griffin Female College (Griffin, Ga.) 1
Harris family 1
Jones family 1
Jones, A. Waldo (Albigence Waldo), 1912-1983 1
Jones, Eliza Woolford, 1916-1992 1
Kimble family 1
Kling family 1
Ladies' Memorial Association 1
Louise, Elizabeth 1
Lovett School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Marsh, John R. (John Robert) 1
Martin family 1
Mary Baldwin College 1
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 1
Mitchell, Stephens 1
Nunez family 1
Pruden, Charles Scranton 1
Rawlins, Mary Margaret 1
Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928 1
Slaton family 1
Slaton, John M. 1
Slaton, Martha Lee 1
Slaton, Sarah Frances Grant 1
Slaton, William Franklin 1
Smith, Charles H. 1
St. Paul's Methodist Episcopal Church, South (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Thompson family 1
Thompson, Catherine Rebecca 1
Thompson, Will Glover 1
United Daughters of the Confederacy 1
United States. Works Progress Administration 1
Waldo family 1
Washington Insurance Company (Madison, Ga.) 1
Wesleyan College (Macon, Ga.). Library 1
Whitner family 1
Whitner, Sarah Martha Cobb 1
Willet family 1
Willet, Julia Brantley 1
Winslow family 1
Woolford family 1
Woolford, Eliza, 1891-1983 1
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