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Amos Beckwith certificates

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS514
Scope and Content

This collection contains certificates awarded to Amos Beckwith and a letter sent along with one of the certificates for proof of receipt. Included are Beckwith's 1850 diploma from the United States Military Academy and commissioning certificates awarded as Beckwith moved up in rank. Among the certificates are his promotion to 2nd lieutenant in the 1st Regiment of Artillery in 1851, his promotion to brevet brigadier general in 1866, and his promotion to colonel in 1888.

Dates: 1850-1888

Anderson family photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS42
Scope and Content The Anderson family photographs consist of albumen prints, a cabinet card, photographic postcards, and individual and group portrait prints in studio settings and exterior snapshots around the Atlanta, Georgia area. Most of the images are unidentified men, women, and children. Identified individuals include a cabinet card of Jessie M. Anderson, a postcard image of George Ballard, and portrait prints of Alberta Adams, Alberta Anderson, and Ella Mae Matthews. Of interest is a photograph of a...
Dates: approximately 1920-1945

Andrew Guy documents of Arrow Company

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Collection number: ahc.MSS755f
Scope and Content

This collection primarily contains material related to Andrew Guy's employment at Arrow Company in Atlanta. Items include correspondence, certificates, programs, pamphlets, and the by-laws of the "Twenty Five Year and Retiree Club." Content includes informaton about company operations and history as well as retiree relations.

Dates: 1963-2001, undated

Andrew Kohr records of the South Carolina Historic Landscape Initiative

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1071
Scope and Content This collection contains descriptive landscape surveys and accompanying research material such as correspondence, articles, maps, and garden sketches, which document the history and current condition of historic landscapes included in the project. Surveys included in the collection are from records maintained by landscape architect Andrew Kohr and are primarily from Charleston County, South Carolina. Many garden surveys are associated with a significant individual or house and provide...
Dates: 2014

Andrew Sparks Photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS156
Scope and Contents of the Records

These photographs were taken by Andrew Sparks, and include images of geographic locations in College Park, Georgia and in Southwest Atlanta, Georgia. College Park images include the Atlantic and West Point Railroad Depot, City Auditorium, City Hall, College Park High School, First Baptist Church, First Methodist Church, Georgia Military Academy, Main Street, and the Post Office. Southwest Atlanta images include the Enon Baptist Church in Old Campbell on Stonewall-Tell Road.

Dates: 1949 - 1954

Andrew Young candidacy collection

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Collection number: ahc.MSS806f
Scope and Content

This collection contains documents pertaining to Andrew J. Young's candidacy in the 1972 Georgia Congressional election. These documents include ephemera promoting Young such as mailings, pamphlets, and bumper stickers; materials outlining his political positions; a pamphlet about the general voting process; a biography; a copy of the Andrew Young Campaigner; and a list of voters in favor of and leaning towards Young.

Dates: 1972, undated

Angus Perkerson papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS699f
Scope and Content

These papers consist of awards given to Angus and Medora Field Perkerson for their work in journalism.

Dates: 1940-1951, undated

Ann C. Jones photograph collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS14
Scope and Content

This collection consists of two ambrotype portraits of unidentified males.

Dates: 1860s

Ann E. Lewis Georgia Magazine photograph and postcard collection

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Collection number: ahc.VIS230
Scope and Content

This collection contains photographs collected by Ann Lewis during her tenure as editor of Georgia Magazine. Photographs include Georgia state parks and monuments, historic sites, the Georgia coast, golf courses, and scenic vistas including the North Georgia mountains, Stone Mountain, and Callaway Gardens.

Dates: approximately 1906-1970, undated

Anna R. Jordan Papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS128
Scope and Content The collection includes letters addressed to Anna Jordan from family and friends, along with personal items of her family. Included are letters to Anna R. Jordan from Inez James, a teenaged girl in Varnell’s Station, Georgia. Two letters from Ms. James describe how she and her neighbors were under siege from Union soldiers who confiscated food and personal items from their farms. Her letters after the war briefly tell of Union occupation, weddings, and her school work. Correspondence from...
Dates: 1844-1921, undated

Anne Edwards papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS524
Scope and Content

This collection consists of research files created by Anne Edwards while writing her book Road to Tara: the life of Margaret Mitchell. Included are correspondence; copies of newspaper and magazine articles; questionnaires; galley proofs; transcripts and original audiocassette tapes of interviews; and notecards containing information about Margaret Mitchell's life and other subjects pertaining to Edwards' book.

Dates: 1908-1983

Anne Spence scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS900
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook belonging to Anne Spence during her senior year at Commercial High School in Atlanta, Georgia. Included in the scrapbook are autographs and notes from classmates, a flyer for the graduation dress which was to be purchased at Rich's, graduation cards, various graduation programs of area schools, and photographs of classmates. Also included are a few items related to Technology High School in Atlanta, Georgia and American Junior National Red Cross...
Dates: 1931-1932

Annette Burdges papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS1157
Scope and Content This collection contains documents that Annette Burdges collected while she worked as secretary for the Atlanta Chapter of NOW. Materials include monthly NOW newsletters, membership and action pamphlets, stickers, and Atlanta Chapter correspondence. There are additional documents from an Equal Opportunity for Employment telecast conference as well as a United States Department of Labor and Women's Bureau conference. This collection also includes reports, articles, and a copy of the ...
Dates: 1965-1989, undated

Annie B. Slider papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS692f
Scope and Content This collection contains personal papers and memorabilia of the Slider family. The bulk of the collection pertains to activities at the Baptist Tabernacle Church and includes weekly church bulletins, flyers, and church programs. In addition, there are newspaper clippings about members of the Slider family. The collection also contains certificates of appreciation and completion for Annie B. Slider and her daughter, Annie Mae. There is one black and white photograph of Elma Virginia Slider...
Dates: 1927-2006, undated

Annie Glenn Robinson letters

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Collection number: ahc.MSS290f
Scope and Content

This collection contains two letters written to Annie Glenn Robertson about her father, John L. Robertson and his military pension from serving in the Confederate Army from Georgia. The letters are from Robert L. Rogers who served with Mr. Robertson, and from A. B. Myack, both of whom offered to assist in helping her with his pension.

Dates: 1919

Annie Howard Parliamentary Study Club notebooks

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Collection number: ahc.MSS379
Scope and Content

This collection contains two notebooks that contain minutes and some financial records pertaining to the club.

Dates: 1951-1959, undated

Annie M. Wilson scrapbook

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Collection number: ahc.MSS331
Scope and Content

This collection is comprised on a single scrapbook that contains newspaper clippings and a few handwritten items. The clippings are primarily poetry columns from unidentified newspapers and magazines.

Dates: 1887-1908, undated

Annie May Wilson Stanley papers

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Collection number: ahc.MSS606f
Scope and Content

This collection consists of three items pertaining to Annie May Wilson Stanley including her honor roll card from Washington Seminary, an invitation to a Hop in 1884, and a bill of sale for personal property statement from M. N. Edwards to Mrs. Stanley in Sumter County, Georgia.

Dates: 1883-1916

Ansley Park Garden Club photographs

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Collection number: ahc.VIS402
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs of club members, events, activities, and flower shows. Images include annual Easter egg hunts at McClatchey Park, Ansley Park neighborhood entrances such as The Prado, and houses. Of special interest are photographs of Rhodes Hall in Atlanta, decorated by club members for Christmas.

Dates: 1956-1998

Ansley Park Garden Club records

 Collection
Collection number: ahc.MSS1132
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, yearbooks, minutes, and financial reports that provide a social and civic history of the club. Scrapbooks offer details about programs, neighborhood projects, and flower shows. Of special interest are scrapbook images of members' gardens and neighborhood islands.

Dates: 1953-2015, undated

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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 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
Atlanta (Ga.). Police Department 9
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
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 Pride Committee 7
Atlanta Pride Festival (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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