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Collection number: ahc.MSS465
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook compiled by Addie Steinheimer. Included in the scrapbook are newspaper clippings regarding David Mayer, David Steinheimer, and the Atlanta Jewish Community. It also contains newspaper articles on the history of Atlanta. There is also a 1939 Commercial High School yearbook and an obituary for Addie.
Collection number: ahc.MSS294f
Scope and Content This collection contains the personal papers of Adolph Rosenberg, a reporter for the Atlanta Journal Constitution. Included are receipts, press cards, and membership cards of Zionist Organization of America, Y.M.C.A., Georgia Motor Club, Ballyhoo, and Atlanta Zionist District. Also included are play programs for events at the Penthouse, and Chastain Memorial Park. The collection includes documents of the Atlanta Jewish Community Council, and World War II ration books.
Collection number: ahc.MSS870
Scope and Content This collection contains material regarding Crossroads restaurant and Allan and Gail Ripans. Included are newspaper and magazine reviews, articles, recipes, and other memorabilia including coasters, menus, and cocktail napkins.
Dates: 1948-1988, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS1167
Scope and Content This collection contains documents pertaining to the 1913 murder of Mary Phagan and the murder trial of Leo Frank. Newspaper articles and a dissertation describe the details of the trial and Frank's lynching as well as new witness for the case and the push for a pardon for Frank in the 1980s. Also included are genealogy papers on the Phagan family.
Collection number: ahc.MSS28f
Scope and Content Included in this collection is a certificate of naturalization for Augustus Berman and a reissued marriage license for Augustus and Gertrude Berman. Also included is a letter of acknowledgement to Gertrude Berman from Mrs. Abe Fitterman, President of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, for the donation of a sewing machine, and a Georgia medical license issued to Louis C. Rouglin.
Collection number: ahc.MSS382
Scope and Content This collection contains organization minutes, correspondence, and ephemeral materials.
Collection number: ahc.MSS934f
Scope and Content This collection contains handwritten copies of poems Eve F. Silver wrote about her experience as a Holocaust survivor. Also included are photocopies of the poems printed in the Atlanta Jewish Times and photocopies of Eve F. Silver's false identification documents from her time as a member of the Polish resistance movement.
Dates: approximately 1940, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS440
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, pamphlets, meeting minutes, calendar of events, and some correspondence.
Dates: 1895-1987, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS91
Scope and Content This collection primarily consists of correspondence. There are letters of sympathy and support sent to Leo Frank and Lucille Selig Frank throughout his incarceration and after his death. Letters to the Franks are often written by many of the same people and share similar content. Also included is correspondence from members of the Frank and Selig families, from Frank's attorneys, from newspaper publishers and reporters, and to Governor Slaton on behalf of Leo Frank. In addition, the...
Dates: 1912-1916, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS121f
Scope and Content This collection contains a typewritten copy of a speech by Rabbi M. David Geffen entitled "Three Score and Ten" in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Congregation Shearith Israel; a pamphlet titled "Memory in Script--Eulogy on the Noble Personage Mr. Harold Hirsch'; a biography of Rabbi Geffen, and a contract between Rabbi J. M. Levin and the Congregation Ahavath Achim.
Dates: 1940, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS1110
Scope and Content This collection contains material collected by and about Tom Watson Brown. There are reviews and critiques of the television documentary The Murder of Mary Phagan that aired on NBC in 1988; speeches given by Brown at the Confederate Memorial Day service in Stone Mountain, Georgia in 1978, and about the Leo Frank trial, given in 1982; and an assortment of tickets from sporting and entertainment events primarily from the Atlanta area.
Dates: 1933-2002, undated; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1996
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
- Subject: Jews -- Georgia -- Atlanta X
- Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 4
- Phagan, Mary, -1913 2
- Alexander, Henry A. (Henry Aaron), 1874-1967 1
- Atlanta Black Crackers (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 1
- Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 1
- Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Opera 1
- Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 1
- Benton Family 1
- Berman Family 1
- Berman, Augustus 1
- Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Brown, Tom Watson, 1933-2007 1
- Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Congregation Shearith Israel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Connolly, C. P. (Christopher Powell) 1
- Crossroads Restaurant (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Don't Worry Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Forward Atlanta Commission 1
- Frank, Lucille Selig, 1888-1957 1
- Geffen, Tobias, 1870-1970 1
- Georgia Institute of Technology. Bobby Dodd Stadium 1
- Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America. Atlanta Chapter 1
- Hartsfield, William Berry 1
- Hebrew Benevolent Congregation (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Key, James Lee 1
- Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 1
- Loew's Grand Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Phagan family 1
- Ripans, Allan 1
- Rosenberg, Adolph 1
- Silver, Eve Finklestein 1
- Slaton, John M. 1
- Steinheimer, Addie 1
- Steinheimer, David 1
- Steinheimer, Isabel Mayer 1
- University of Georgia 1
- WRFG (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 1 ∧ less