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Wright Bryan World War II papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1911-1990, undated

YMCA of Metro Atlanta records

 Collection
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

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1861-1862

Zadok D. Harrison scrapbook

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

 Collection
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 119
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 74
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 70
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Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 64
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
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Grant Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
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Decatur (Ga.) 13
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Atlanta Historical Society 32
Girls High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 30
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949 25
Hartsfield, William Berry 22
Georgia Institute of Technology 21
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Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Coca-Cola Company 19
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 17
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 16
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 16
Rich's (Retail store) 16
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Emory University 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 15
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
University of Georgia 15
Atlanta History Center 14
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 14
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 13
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 13
United States. Army 13
Young, Andrew, 1932- 13
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 12
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Ga.) 12
C. W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Agnes Scott College 10
Atlanta (Ga.). Fire Department 10
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 10
Atlanta Water Works (Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Georgia School of Technology 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Connally, Joseph E. Brown, 1875-1920 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 9
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 9
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Inman family 9
Piedmont Driving Club 9
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 9
Technological High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
United States. Navy 9
Allen, Ivan, 1877-1968 8
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 8
Atlanta Art Association 8
Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Music Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Atlanta Pride Committee 8
Atlanta Pride Festival (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Biltmore Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
Democratic Party (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
Jones, Bobby 8
Junior League of Atlanta 8
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 8
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 8
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 8
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 8
Massell, Sam 8
United Daughters of the Confederacy 8
Woodruff, Robert Winship 8
Aaron, Hank, 1934- 7
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta Civic Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Condon, Linnie, 1844-1909 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
English-American Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 7
Georgia. General Assembly 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
High Museum of Art 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Olympic Games. (26th : 1996 : Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Southern Christian Leadership Conference 7
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 7
Wren's Nest (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Allen, Louise Richardson, 1917-2008 6
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team) 6
Atlanta Falcons (Football team) 6
Atlanta Journal (Firm) 6
Atlanta Lesbian and Gay History Thing 6
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