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Atlanta Transit Authority collection

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS356
Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of business records pertaining to the Atlanta Transit Authority and subsidiary transportation companies. Included in the collection is correspondence and legal records pertaining to the daily operations of the company as well as copies of testimony from court cases involving the Atlanta Transit Authority. The bulk of the collection is a group of appraisal ledgers based on 1968 valuations of company property and equipment.

Dates: 1910-1950

Charlotte and Alvin Ferst, Jr. papers

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1038
Scope and Content This collection contains reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, and memoranda from organizations in which either Alvin or Charlotte Ferst were active during their professional and civic careers. Among these organizations are the High Museum of Art, the Museum Trustees Association, Rich's Department Store, Central Atlanta Progress, TransFact Inc., the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, and the United Way. The collection also contains personal correspondence from Charlotte and Alvin Ferst,...
Dates: 1954-2009, undated

City of Atlanta Records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.CityofAtlanta
Scope and Content This collection consists of administrative records from the City of Atlanta, which have been divided into sixteen series. Records include materials pertaining to select mayors of Atlanta and correspondence and memos from the Executive Office. The collection also includes City Council and Board of Alderman legislation, minutes, and proceedings. Records also include material regarding transportation, public safety, finance, planning and community development, courts, public works, and maps....
Dates: 1848-2009, undated

Duane L. Cronk Photographs

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS117
Scope and Contents of the Records

This collection contains images of the construction of Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail stations, including the Five Points Station, Civic Center Station, North Avenue Station, Garnett Station, the North Line, South Line and East Line. Also included are photographs taken on the opening day for the Avondale, Decatur, Omni, Fare Gates rail stations, and the West Line.

Dates: 1978-1980, undated

Henry L. Taylor visual arts materials of Atlanta Transit System, Inc.

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS382
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs and blueprints from the Atlanta Transit System, Inc. (ATS) in Atlanta, Georgia. Included are photographs and schematics of buses, streetcars, and trolleys used by ATS, as well as images of ATS staff. Of special note are photographs of Governor Lester Maddox (1915-2003) with William P. Maynard, president of ATS, signing a sales tax relief bill, which removed sales taxes on passenger fares. Also included is an image of Governor Maddox signing a proclamation...
Dates: 1923-1975, undated

Kirkwood Neighbors Organization records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1037
Scope and Content This collection consists of executive committee records, including bylaws and articles of incorporation, regarding the incorporation of the Kirkwood Neighbors Organization (KNO); executive committee correspondence on neighborhood concerns, such as zoning, public safety, transportation issues, and education; KNO meeting agendas and minutes; subcommittee activities and special projects, such as streetscape improvements for Kirkwood commercial district, oral history projects, green space...
Dates: 1993-2009, undated

Martin Stupich Photographs

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS115
Scope and Contents of the Records The photographs in this collection were created during two survey grants sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The images in the first grant documented the development of Atlanta’s rapid transit system (MARTA) from 1977- 1978, and photographs from the second grant (1979-1981) illustrate Atlanta’s role as a center of transportation. The photographs from the first NEA project depict downtown Atlanta prior to the construction of MARTA, employees involved in the creation of...
Dates: 1955 – 1981, bulk 1977-1981

Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1077
Scope and Content This collection contains business documents generated and collected by the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. The bulk of the material is meeting minutes created by the Chamber and its various councils. There are also publications of the Chamber, administrative and institutional records, and various documents describing the establishment of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), airports in Atlanta, and the Atlanta Region Metropolitan Planning Commission. Material...
Dates: 1883-2012, undated

Sam Massell photographs

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.VIS322
Scope and Content This collection documents the public life of former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell. The majority of the images in the collection depict his time as mayor; others document his career as a realtor and member of the City of Atlanta Board of Aldermen. The images also document Massell's ceremonial duties as mayor, including presiding over groundbreakings; presenting keys to the city to special visitors; and ceremonies involving MARTA and Delta Airlines. The collection features images of Massell...
Dates: 1954-1991, undated; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1974

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Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport 3
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Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 2
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Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 2
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Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Georgia Institute of Technology 2
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hartsfield, William Berry 2
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 2
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 2
Massell, Sam 2
Model Cities Program (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 1
Alliance Theater (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Board of Education 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Board of Health 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Bureau of Buildings 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Bureau of Planning 1
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 1
Atlanta (Ga.). City Executive Committee 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Department of Parks and Recreation 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs 1
Atlanta (Ga.). Traffic Engineering Department 1
Atlanta Art Association 1
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 1
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Community Relations Commission 1
Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau 1
Atlanta Economic Development Corporation 1
Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 1
Atlanta Housing Authority 1
Atlanta National Bank Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Regional Commission 1
Atlanta Transit Authority 1
Atlanta Urban Design Commission (Ga.) 1
Atlanta Water Works (Ga.) 1
Bailey's Supreme Coffee Warehouse (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Baptist Tabernacle Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Carty, Rico 1
Citizens Advisory Committee for Urban Renewal (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Collier, Charles A. 1
Community Planning Council, Inc. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cronk, Duane L. 1
Day, Norma 1
DeKalb County Courthouse (Decatur, Ga.) 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
Dick, Jackson P., 1918-1977 1
Ferst, Alvin M., Jr., 1922-2009 1
Ferst, Charlotte, 1924-2003 1
First Methodist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Forward Atlanta Commission 1
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Franklin, Shirley, 1945- 1
Fulton County (Ga.). Board of Commissioners 1
Fulton County (Ga.). Department of Health 1
Georgia Legislative Action Committee 1
Georgia Power Company 1
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Georgia World Congress Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Georgia. Community Employment Service 1
Georgia. Department of Transportation 1
Georgia. General Assembly 1
Glenn, John T. 1
Haverty, Rawson (James Rawson), 1920-2007 1
Hemphill, William A. 1
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Inman Park Restoration, Inc. (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jenkins, Herbert Turner 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
King, Porter 1
Kirkwood Neighbors Organization (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Knights of Columbus 1
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Maynard, W. P. (William P.), 1920-1997 1
Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 1
Mitchell Motors (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Moses, Ann 1
Muskie, Edmund S. 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National League of Cities 1
Paschal, Eliza 1
Peachtree Plaza (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Plaza Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Peachtree Summit (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity 1
Resurgens Atlanta 1
Smith, Alexander W., 1923-2008 1
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 1
Stupich, Martin 1
Sweat, Dan E. 1
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