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Alex P. Gaines photograph collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS18
Scope and Content This collection consists or unidentified subjects. Some sitters appear in more than one image, but there is no known family history associated with the collection.

Alex W. Smith, Jr. papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS966
Scope and Content Correspondence, military service documents, and United States Army manuals form the bulk of this collection. The correspondence documents the service of an officer in the U.S. Army in the United States and France during World War I. The collection also contains copies of Army issued newspapers, The Stars and Stripes, The Hour Glass of the Seventh Division, and The Pontanezen Duckboard. Also...

Alexander Campbell King collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS311
Scope and Content This collection is comprised of a guest book used in the King family's home for parties, correspondence, and a speech.

Alexander family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS5f
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence of Daniel and Lee Alexander to public officials on the nomination of Judge G. Harrold Carswell to the United States Supreme Court and the desegregation of public schools. Also included are programs of the Northwest Unitarian Church, Atlanta Memorial Arts Center, and the Atlanta Ballet. Also included is a flyer advertising a rally against the Vietnam War, and a coloring book of Atlana scenes.

Alexander H. Stephens letter to Emma Denzler

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Collection number: ahc.MSS248f
Scope and Content This collection contains a hand-written letter by former Vice President of the Confederate States of America, Alexander H. Stephens to Emma Danzler on August 9, 1877.

Alexander Hamilton Stephens letter to James M. Calhoun

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Collection number: ahc.MSS580f
Scope and Content This collection contains a letter written by Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens to James M. Calhoun, mayor of Atlanta, Georgia. The letter discusses Calhoun's recent appointment to civil governor of Atlanta by General Braxton Bragg. Stephens writes that the prohibition of the sale of alcohol to soldiers is unconstitutional according to the Confederate Constitution and the Rules and Articles of the Confederacy. He also states that Calhoun’s new position as civil governor of Atlanta is...

Alexander Pope land grant

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Collection number: ahc.MSS710f
Scope and Content This collection consists of a land grant awarded to Alexander Pope of Cahaba, Dallas County, Alabama, for 160 acres. The document is signed by U. S. President John Quincy Adams.

Alexander-Rhyne documents

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Collection number: ahc.MSS511f
Scope and Content This collection contains World War II scrapbooks, clippings, three items of correspondence, report cards, and certificates. A large portion of the material, including a "baby book" pertains to Albert H. Rhyne, Jr.

Alexander Stephens Clay correspondence

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Collection number: ahc.MSS61f
Scope and Content This collection contains copies of correspondence written to United States Senator from Georgia Alexander Clay Stephens from constituents and associates. Most of the letters are requesting favors for military or political appointments.

Alexander Weldon Mitchell memorandum book

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Collection number: ahc.MSS239f
Scope and Content The memorandum book of Alexander Weldon Mitchell contains entries on goods bought; diary entries; and other unidentified notations.

Alfred Austell letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS472f
Scope and Content This collection consists of three letters written by Alfred Austell to his sister. Austell writes about sending a check in the mail; travel plans; the decrease in property values; how family members are doing; and responds to his sister's letters.

Alfred Austell papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS29
Scope and Content These papers consist of various business and legal documents related to Alfred Austell's numerous business ventures. Included are land deeds, bookkeeping notes, checks, property insurance policies, bills, receipts, and photocopies of pages from Austell's letter book dealing with banking business, sale of cotton, and property acquisition and payment of personal notes. This collection also contains two pocket files, which are listed by month. The contents of these files have been left in the...

Alfred Neff letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS831
Scope and Content These files contain many of the letters E.W.S. Neff wrote his son, Alfred. These letters provide insight into life in the 1800's as well as amusing stories about Mr. Neff's adventures "on the job."

Alfred Rolf letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS684f
Scope and Content The collection contains twenty-three letters written by Corporal Alfred Rolf to his parents and brother in Quebec. Between June and September 1864, Rolf traveled through northwestern Georgia, writing from Lost Mountain, Marietta and at a location described as “Chavotia River.” He wrote that he was wounded during fighting on July 28, 1864, was captured and escaped. In April 1865, he wrote from Raleigh, North Carolina and mentioned the surrender of General Robert E. Lee to General Ulysses S....

Alfred S. Jenkins grocery store documents

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Collection number: ahc.MSS742f
Scope and Content This collection contains receipts, business licenses, and contracts from Alfred S. Jenkins' grocery and butcher store. Also included are a druggists' certificate and a letter of appreciation from the Fulton County Medical Board for his son, Matthew K. Jenkins, a doctor and pharmacist.

All Saints Episcopal building specifications

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Collection number: ahc.MSS868f
Scope and Content This collection contains a contract between the All Saints Episcopal Church and Morgan & Dillon for the construction of a Sunday school building. The contract includes specifications for the brick work, electric work, iron and brass work, steam heating, as well as painting of the building. Also included is a letter that adds information originally omitted from the plumbing specifications.

Allan Ripans papers

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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.

Allen C. Smith papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS333
Scope and Content This collection contains the manuscript and research for Allen C. Smith's thesis, The Republican Party in Georgia, 1867-1871. It was completed as part of his master's degree from Duke University in 1936. Also included are essays by Smith entitled The Union League in Georgia, The Secession Fight in Georgia, and Aggressive Slavocracy in Georgia, as well as...

Allen D. Albert photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS75
Scope and Content The Allen D. Albert photograph collection includes images of Dr. Albert, his wife, and extended family dating back several generations. The collection is also useful for the number of images that document wartime activities at the premiere Infantry School, Fort Benning, in Columbus, GA. The remaining photographs consist of images of Dr. Albert at events sponsored by various organizations to which he belonged.

Allen family papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1014
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, awards and ceremony programs, and scrapbooks collected by the Allen family. The bulk of the collection pertains to Ivan Allen, Sr. and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s business, civic, and political affairs. Ivan Allen, Sr.'s state senate campaign and election, and Ivan Allen, Jr.'s mayoral campaign and election, and both father and son's work with various charities and civic minded associations are included. Of note are the numerous scrapbooks...

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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 60
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies and clubs 57
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta 53
Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 50
Atlanta (Ga.) 47
Gardening -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Societies, etc. 43
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 43
Women -- Georgia -- Societies and clubs 43
Business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 41
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government 40
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 40
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 37
Business records -- Georgia -- Atlanta 35
Georgia -- Politics and government 35
World War, 1939-1945 35
Gardening -- Georgia -- Societies, etc. 34
Clothing and dress -- History -- 19th century 32
Peachtree Street (Atlanta, Ga.) 32
Neighborhoods -- Georgia -- Atlanta 31
Gardening -- Societies, etc. 30
Women -- Societies and clubs 30
Parks -- Georgia -- Atlanta 29
Georgia -- Genealogy 27
Societies -- Georgia -- Atlanta 26
Architecture, domestic -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Transportation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 25
Buckhead (Atlanta, Ga.) 24
Business records -- Georgia 24
Landscape architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta. 24
Portrait photography 24
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 24
Gardens -- Georgia -- Atlanta 23
Finance, Personal -- Georgia 22
Houses -- Georgia -- Atlanta 21
Landscape architecture -- Georgia 21
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns 21
Children -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Lawyers -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Music -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) 20
Railroads -- Georgia -- Atlanta 20
World War, 1914-1918 20
Account books -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Gardens -- Design 19
Sports -- Georgia -- Atlanta 19
Agriculture -- Georgia 18
Family life -- Georgia -- Atlanta 18
African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Architects -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Baseball -- 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
Public schools -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Segregation -- Georgia -- Atlanta 17
Daguerreotypes 16
Landscape architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Plants, Ornamental -- Georgia 16
Portraits, American -- Georgia -- Atlanta 16
Slavery -- Georgia 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
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
Military uniforms 14
African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
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
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta 13
Railroads -- Georgia 13
Stone Mountain (Ga.) 13
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 13
Advertising -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Architecture -- Georgia -- Atlanta 12
Automobiles -- 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 17
Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) 17
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 16
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce 15
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 15
Garden Club of Georgia. 15
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 15
Emory University 14
Swan House (Atlanta, Ga.) 14
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 13
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 13
Rich's (Retail store) 13
Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 12
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 12
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 12
University of Georgia 12
Western and Atlantic Railroad Company 12
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) 11
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 11
Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) 10
Atlanta History Center 10
C.W. Motes (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Georgia Power Company 10
Inman, Emily Caroline MacDougald 10
Jackson, Maynard 10
Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 10
Tullie Smith House (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Washington Seminary (Atlanta, Ga.) 10
Atlanta Water Works (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Capital City Club (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Commercial High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 9
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 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
Young, Andrew 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
Fowler, Wyche, 1940- 8
Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs 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
American Red Cross 7
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 7
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 7
Daughters of the American Revolution 7
Frank, Leo, 1884-1915 7
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Jones, Bobby 7
Lane Brothers Photo News Service (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
Mitchell, Eugene Muse 7
Woodruff, Robert Winship 7
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-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
Democratic Party (Ga.) 6
First National Bank of Atlanta 6
Fox Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Garrett, Franklin M. (Franklin Miller), 1906-2000 6
Georgia. General Assembly 6
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 6
Hurt Building (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
King, Coretta Scott 6
Ku Klux Klan, 1915- 6
Loew's Grand Theatre (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
McGill, Ralph 6
Mitchell family 6
Nicholson, Marie S. 6
Reeves Studios (Atlanta, Ga.) 6
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard) 6
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