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Collection number: ahc.VIS356
Scope and Content This collection contains images of the Scarratt family, including Charles F. Scarratt, Jr., John Balsios Scarratt, and Edith H. Scarratt, along with photographs of their family businesses. Included are images of employees of the Scarratt Garage; men viewing boats at the Scarratt Boat Company; and images of the family's garage truck. Of special note are images of family members in class photographs at Ivy Street School, North Avenue Presbyterian School, and Highland Elementary School in Atlanta.
Dates: approximately 1890-1960, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS774f
Scope and Content This collection contains Georgia Mae Johnson's 1939 high school graduation scrapbook. The book contains invitations, report cards, and pictures chronicling her senior year. There is also a list of the courses that were offered at Commercial High School during her time there.
Collection number: ahc.MSS365
Scope and Content This collection is primarily comprised of materials pertaining to Girls' High School student activities, commencements, and reunions. There is also a series of scrapbooks and issues of the school newspaper, "Girls' High Times."
Dates: 1873-1947, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS326
Scope and Content This collection contains various photographs of class photos, faculty photos, and physical education classes, Christmas decorations and alumni of Girls High School. There is also a photo of the Board of Education committee of the Atlanta City Council.
Dates: 1875-1943, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS429
Scope and Content This collection consists of papers documenting the business administration of Grady Memorial Hospital, including early minute books from the hospital board of trustees, minute books of staff meetings, and correspondence from the medical staff. The collection also holds material from the School of Nursing and School of Practical Nursing, including bulletins, newsletters, alumni information, and lecture notes. As nursing education becomes more specialized, separate school specialties maintain...
Dates: 1894-2014, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS3
Scope and Content This collection contains photos of commercial buildings, including hotels, office buildings, parking garages, a theatre, manufacturing buildings, a YMCA, educational facilities and railroad facilities. The architects involved on these construction projects include G. Lloyd Preacher, Ivey & Crook, and Neel Reid. Photographers include Edgar Orr, Rogers & Farmer, Fishbaugh & Lee, Francis E. Price, and Reeves Studio.
Dates: 1909-1932, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS121
Scope and Content This collection contains family histories, scrapbooks, clippings, and correspondence about the Hughs family. Of particular note are three manuscripts; Lucile Smith Hughs' “My Pot Pourri of Ninety Years" about the West End area of Atlanta; Albert S. Mead's “Five Hundred Miles A-Foot” chronicling his trip through the North Georgia mountains; and Mother Mary Monica's “Some Family Memories” about Antebellum Atlanta.
Dates: 1858-1974, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS860f
Scope and Content This collection contains a copy of The Girl Graduate: Her Own Book in which McDonald recorded her fourth year at Girls High School. The book has sections with class photographs, class officers, class prophecies, graduation invitations, graduation programs, jokes and frolics, gown photos, and press notices. McDonald used the book as a scrapbook, adding newspaper clippings, notes from friends, event programs, drawings, and photographs of her and her classmates to...
Collection number: ahc.MSS414f
Scope and Content This collection contains loose pages of a roll book from the eighth grade class of H. Smilie and Katie B. Massey of the Ivy Street School in Atlanta, Georgia.
Collection number: 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
Collection number: ahc.MSS491f
Scope and Content This collection contains a volume titled "My Commencement: Memoirs & Records of School Life." Miss Henley entered information about her school experiences and collected autograph messages from classmates and friends. It also includes a brief history of the school.
Collection number: ahc.MSS1145
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook created by Kate Thompson with materials from the Beta Chapter of the Delphian Society in Atlanta and Thompson’s daughter, Katherine. Materials include chapter documents and correspondence, as well as documents and newspaper clippings about Katherine’s education, particularly at Girls High School in Atlanta. In addition, this collection contains newspaper clippings of literary excerpts, news stories, and short pieces on motherhood. Of special note is a...
Dates: 1869-1988, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS129
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection is comprised of images of schools, churches, farms, homes, public buildings, town squares, railroads, industrial facilities, cemeteries, rivers, stores, parks, community centers, and entertainment venues in Fulton County. The photographs were taken in the cities and towns of Alpharetta, Atlanta, Ben Hill, Cascade Heights, Campbellton, Cedar Grove, College Park, Crabapple, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Hopewell, Newtown, Ocee, Palmetto, Red Oak, Rico, Roswell, Sandtown, Sandy...
Dates: 1951-1954, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS794
Scope and Content The Kingsbery family papers have been arranged by family member, then further categorized by type of document, e.g., personal correspondence, business correspondence, etc. Sanford Kingsbery's personal correspondence, work and sales receipts, business records, and a license issued by the Internal Revenue Service, authorizing his occupation as a miller, are included. This collection also contains the business and personal correspondence of Edwin Kingsbery. Joseph Kingsbery's personal...
Dates: 1835-1967, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS394
Scope and Contents of the Records Through correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings, publications and printed material, the collection documents the activities the League of Women Voters of Atlanta-Fulton County and its relationships to national and state leagues, from 1917-1982. Subject files, the bulk of the collection, document the efforts of the group to promote political participation among the citizens of Atlanta and covers topics ranging from segregation to juvenile delinquency, as well as various city ordinances....
Dates: 1917 – 1982
Collection number: ahc.VIS378
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs of Lethea Turman Lochridge's friends and family, including her father, S.B. Turman. Of special note are photographs from the 1911 Southern International Poultry Show in Athens, Georgia, where Lethea and her siblings won an award, as well as a photograph of her Girls High School graduating class. This collection also includes a photograph taken by Edwin Lochridge Sr. of Charles and Mary Tway's residence on 212 15th Street, which neighbored the Lochridge home.
Dates: Approximately 1868-1917, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS841f
Scope and Content This collection contains documents from Lynwood Jester's personal and professional life. Included is an invitation to join the United Daughters of the Confederacy, programs from her children's junior high graduations, and a pamphlet from the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association. There are also programs from Lynwood Jester School of Art recitals (typically held at the Georgia Masonic Temple), her pupils' performance events, a promotional brochure explaining her course offerings, and a letter of...
Collection number: ahc.MSS872
Scope and Content This collection contains material concerning Henry Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia, as well as commencements, camp programs, newspaper clippings, financial records, and personal letters regarding the Atlanta, Georgia branch of the Camp Fire Girls from 1947-1985.
Dates: 1947-1986, undated
Collection number: ahc.MSS111
Scope and Content This collection contains materials related to the Griffith family, Mary Griffith Dobbs, and the Griffith School of Music in Atlanta. Items includes articles, a scrapbook, music periodicals and booklets, and ephemera from the Griffith School of Music.
Dates: 1913-1957, undated
Collection number: ahc.VIS299
Scope and Content This collection contains images of Dobbs' family members, including Mary B. Griffith Dobbs and John H. Dobbs, as well as photographs of Griffith School of Music. Other photographs include images of the Place de la Concorde in Paris, France.
Dates: 1912-1927, undated
- Subject: Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta X
- Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
- Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 5
- Ivy Street School (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
- American Federation of Musicians 2
- Atlanta Arts Alliance 2
- Atlanta Historical Society 2
- Atlanta Public Schools 2
- Bass High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Bedard, L'Ella Griffith 2
- Boys High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Calhoun Street School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Dobbs, Mary Butt Griffith 2
- English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.). School of Nursing 2
- Griffith School of Music (Atlanta, Ga) 2
- Griffith, Mary Burke 2
- Griffith, William Butts 2
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 2
- Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center 2
- William A. Bass Junior High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Adair, George Washington, 1823- 1
- Adair, Jack, 1913-1974 1
- Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 1
- Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 1
- Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 1
- Alliance Theater (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- American Society of Landscape Architects. Georgia Chapter 1
- Amy L. Dodd School (Ocee, Ga.) 1
- Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America. Yaarab Temple (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Ansley Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Art Association 1
- Atlanta Ballet 1
- Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Dental College 1
- Atlanta Home Insurance Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Law School 1
- Atlanta League of Women Voters 1
- Atlanta Memorial Arts Center 1
- Atlanta Normal Training School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Atlanta School of Art 1
- Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 1
- Atlanta University 1
- Bailey-Johnson School (Alpharetta, Ga.) 1
- Barker, Jennie Meta, 1883-1978 1
- Bickerstaff, Charles 1
- Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Bird, Charles 1
- Blair, Ruth, 1889- 1
- Bradley, Horace 1
- Briarcliff Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Brown, Charlesey Whitehead, 1926- 1
- Camp Fire Girls 1
- Campaign for Responsible Parenthood in Atlanta Schools (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Campbell County Courthouse (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
- Campbell High School (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
- Campbellton Baptist Church (Campbellton, Ga.) 1
- Candler Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Carnegie Library of Atlanta 1
- Carr, Harry James, 1878-1958 1
- Cedar Grove Community House (Cedar Grove, Ga.) 1
- Cedar Grove School (Cedar Grove, Ga.) 1
- Central Park School (East Point, Ga.) 1
- Century Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Chappell, Amey, Dr. 1
- Church Street School (East Point, Ga.) 1
- Coalition for Responsible Parenthood (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Coca-Cola Company 1
- Cockrell, Ethel 1
- Cockrell, Ruth 1
- Cole, Emma Lou 1
- College Street School (Hapeville, Ga.) 1
- Collier, George Washington 1
- Compton, Martha Lumpkin 1
- Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 1
- Conley Hills Elementary School (East Point, Ga.) 1
- Connally, Mary Virginia Brown 1
- Cook, Earl Pope, 1919- 1
- Cook, Edith Harber, 1918- 1
- Crenshaw, William, Dr. 1
- Crew Street School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Crim, Alonzo A., 1928-2000 1
- Crum & Forster Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Currier & Ives 1
- Daniel C. O'Keefe Junior High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Daughtry-Denmark, Leila, 1898-2012 1
- Davis, Mary Virginia Bryan 1
- Davison Paxon Stokes Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- DeKalb Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Delphian Society. Beta Chapter (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Dickinson, Werner 1
- Dodson, Julia 1
- Dorsey, Laura Whitner 1
- Dougherty, Daniel O. 1
- Draughons Business College (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Druid Hills Civic Association (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Druid Hills High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Duffey's Department Store (Fairburn, Ga.) 1
- E. Rivers School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1 ∧ less