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Woman's Relief Corps of the Grand Army of the Republic records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS956
Scope and Content These records consist of minutes and membership lists, 1912-1917, some correspondence and financial records, history of the organization, and ephemera, 1912-1945.
Dates: 1912-1945, undated

Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS485
Scope and Content This collection contains the administrative and financial records of the organization. The administrative records include committee materials, correspondence, minutes for different committees, and publicity materials. There is also a series of scrapbooks compiled by the organization. The scrapbooks document various activities the organization supported or in which they participated.
Dates: 1940-1978

Women's Chamber of Commerce records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS938
Scope and Content The records of the Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta have been divided into two series; series have been designated for Women's Chamber of Commerce and the Atlanta Dogwood Festival. The first series includes the charter, by-laws, and policies and procedures of the Women's Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta, as well as correspondence, newsletters, meeting literature, news clippings, photographs, and financial data. The records of the Atlanta Dogwood Festival include correspondence, programs,...
Dates: 1952-1989

World War II memorabilia

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS598f
Scope and Content This collection consist of seven patriotic envelopes and two editions of Guinea Gold, Australian Edition dating May 16, 1945 and August 10, 1945. The two papers were newspapers for soldiers in camp. Six of the seven envelopes were mailed to Edward V. Sachtleben of Newark, New Jersey.
Dates: 1943-1945

WRFG records of the Living Atlanta oral history project

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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

Wright Bryan World War II papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS914f
Scope and Content This collection contains documents pertaining to Bryan's reporting on the Allied invasion of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. Materials include correspondence concerning his placements in the European theater of World War II, as well as newspaper clippings from the day of the invasion. Also included are personal documents such as an address book and notes. Of particular note is Bryan's contract with the United States Army, which authorized him to become a war correspondent.
Dates: 1943-1945, undated

W.T. Downing, Architect documents

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Collection number: ahc.MSS889f
Scope and Content This collection contains documents pertaining to the cost of construction for a house designed by W. T. Downing for J. F. Beck located at 531 North Boulevard in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia. Also included in the collection are the taxes paid on the house through 1902, when the house was sold.
Dates: 1893-1902

YMCA of Metro Atlanta photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS266
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs from Metro Atlanta YMCAs including portraits of members; a 1913 time capsule containing photos of a groundbreaking ceremony; photos from the Andrew and Walter Young YMCA in Southwest Atlanta; the creation of YMCA facilities; and YMCA camps and recreational activities such as youth basketball, soccer, and swimming. Also included are photographs of the exhibition at a YMCA in Georgia of the former USSR and the 1984 Olympic Torch Relay supported by the YMCA of...
Dates: 1911-1990, undated

YMCA of Metro Atlanta records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1108
Scope and Content These records of the YMCA of Metro Atlanta, its Board of Trustees, and the Butler Street YMCA contain reports, newsletters, fliers, articles, announcements, and publications. The topics included are fundraising, marketing, media coverage, new buildings, programs, goals, and progress. Some administrative and financial records are included, but these records largely consists of material created for the public. YMCA time capsules from 1886 and 1913 were opened in 1959 and the contents preserved...
Dates: 1875-2001, undated

Yolande Copley Gwin visual arts materials

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Collection number: ahc.VIS392
Scope and Contents This collection contains illustrations submitted to the society column that Yolande Copley Gwin edited at the Atlanta Journal. Editorial cartoonists featured in the collection include Clifford "Baldy" Baldowski (1917-1999), Lou "Eric" Erickson (1913-1990), Howard Paris (1919-2004), and others. Also included are photographs of Gwin with unidentified individuals, possibly Atlanta Journal or Atlanta...
Dates: approximately 1960-1975, undated

Young Matrons Circle for Tallulah Falls School records

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Collection number: ahc.MSS437
Scope and Content These papers consist of minutes and scrapbooks. One scrapbook details the movie premier of I'd climb the Highest Mountain that the group sponsored.
Dates: 1929-1974, undated

Your Turn to Act For Freedom Civil Rights Leaflet

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS678f
Scope and Contents of the Records This collection consists of a leaflet, dated 3 December, 1960, obtained by William Stanford Sr., which was distributed for this civil rights march by students attending college at schools within the Atlanta University Center system.
Dates: 3 December, 1960

Zachariah A. Rice correspondence and military commission

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS604
Scope and Content This collection contains 63 letters and Zachariah A. Rice’s military commission to the rank of Major. The letters were written mostly from Zachariah to his wife living in Atlanta, Georgia; however some of her replies are included. Rice primarily wrote from Camp Marion in Virginia, but other locations include Richmond and Petersburg, Virginia and Camp Randolph, North Carolina. He describes the life of an officer in the Confederate army, including living conditions and duties. He warns his wife...
Dates: 1861-1862

Zadok D. Harrison scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS283
Scope and Content This collection consists of a single scrapbook that includes newspaper clippings and photographs pertaining to the Harrison family and Atlanta events.
Dates: 1878-1930, undated

Zenobia Tye Liles family photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS263
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs from the extended Cooper family, Hinton family, Liles family, McKinney family, and Tye family of Atlanta, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Texas, and Missouri. Included are photographs from milestones such as graduations, weddings, and reunions, as well as baby pictures and school photos.
Dates: 1865-1992, undated

Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity Atlanta Alumnae Association scrapbooks

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Collection number: ahc.MSS817
Scope and Content This collection consists of scrapbooks which contain newspaper clippings, pamphlets, letters, invitations, and photographs of the members of the Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity Atlanta Alumnae Association.
Dates: 1941-1993

Zoe Bleckley papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS19
Scope and Content The collection contains a scrapbook, correspondence, and other documents belonging to Atlanta resident Zoe Bleckley. Correspondence includes love letters, telegrams, and other family letters. Personal documents include a program from the Gainesville, Georgia Chatauqua Association, and a souvenir program for an event sponsored by the Seaboard Air Line featuring a grand military, fireman's, and bicycle parade.
Dates: 1893-1899

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Atlanta (Ga.) -- History 117
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 114
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 92
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 81
Flower shows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 78
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 73
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 69
Scrapbooks -- Georgia 69
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 61
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 50
Atlanta (Ga.) 47
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 45
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 44
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 41
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 41
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 40
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 37
World War, 1939-1945 36
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Clothing and dress -- History -- 19th century 32
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 32
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 31
Women -- Societies and clubs 31
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World War, 1914-1918 20
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Gardens -- Design 19
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Agriculture -- Georgia 18
Architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Baseball -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Family life -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
Public schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Civil rights -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Gay men -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 17
High schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Slavery -- Georgia 17
Daguerreotypes 16
Landscape architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Urban beautification -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Invitation cards -- Georgia 15
Landscape architecture -- Southern States 15
Photography -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Real estate business -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
Theaters -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Atlanta 15
African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Ambrotypes 14
Ansley Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
City planning -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Deeds -- Georgia 14
Education -- Georgia 14
Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 14
Military uniforms 14
Buildings -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Churches -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Civic improvement -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Fires -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Five Points (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Inman Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Legal instruments -- Georgia 13
Railroads -- Georgia 13
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 13
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 13
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Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
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Atlanta Historical Society 30
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 30
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 25
Georgia Institute of Technology 21
Hartsfield, William Berry 21
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Coca-Cola Company 18
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 16
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 14
Emory University 14
Rich's (Retail store) 14
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 13
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 13
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
University of Georgia 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 11
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 11
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 11
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Atlanta History Center 10
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Young, Andrew, 1932- 10
Atlanta Water Works (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 9
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 9
Georgia School of Technology 9
Inman family 9
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United States. Army 9
Agnes Scott College 8
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 8
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 8
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920 8
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 8
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 8
Georgia. Militia 8
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 8
Jones family 8
Junior League of Atlanta 8
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Massell, Sam 8
Piedmont Driving Club 8
United Daughters of the Confederacy 8
Woodruff, Robert Winship 8
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 7
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Jones, Bobby 7
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 7
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 6
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 6
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 6
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 6
Atlanta Public Library 6
Atlanta Public Schools 6
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 6
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Boys High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Carnegie Library of Atlanta 6
Connally, Mary Virginia Brown 6
DuBose, Beverly M., 1918-1986 6
First National Bank of Atlanta 6
Georgia. General Assembly 6
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 6
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Jackson, Graham Washington, 1903-1983 6
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