Scrapbooks -- Georgia -- Atlanta
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content This collection consists of 43 scrapbooks which contain newspaper clippings, photographs, magazine articles, letters, and notes written by Robb. Material covers banking and business; genealogy and the Robb family; movies, theatre, and the circus; politics; World War II, celebrities; Robb’s homes in Eldora and Atlanta; and autograph collecting. Robb collected material between 1920 and 1943, but items themselves date to as early as 1863.
Dates: 1920-1943, undated
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook kept by Ethel Taylor Snipes at Girls High School. Included are autographs of those attending the 50th class reunion in 1972. Also included are photos, clippings, programs, an official list of textbooks, Red Cross certificates, and report cards.
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, speeches and articles, student records, professional papers, and scrapbooks related to Eugene Mitchell.
Scope and Content This collection consists of a single scrapbook created by donor when she was a student at Girls' High School in 1922.
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook of information on the Carnegie Library in Atlanta, Ga.
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook documenting the year Frances Connally Spalding spent as a debutante in the Atlanta Debutante Club. Included in the scrapbook is newspaper clippings, correspondence, and memorabilia.
Scope and Content This collection contains scrapbooks from Julius Hayden and Evelyn Whitner, Julius' granddaughter. Julius' scrapbook contains newspaper clippings from the presidential election of 1860 as well as the first year of the American Civil War. Evelyn's scrapbook contains image clippings mostly of women, children, and animals. Also included in the collection are newspaper clippings from the 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: 1861-1946, undated
Scope and Content This collection consists of organizational documents, programs, newspaper clippings, and membership information. There are also copies of reports presentated by Miss Tommie Dora Barker to members during club meetings.
Dates: 1884-1974, undated
Scope and Content This collection is a scrapbook that contains materials pertaining to the Hopkins family. Included in the scrapbook are photographs, newspaper clippings, invitations, and genealogy materials.
Dates: 1899-1962, undated
Scope and Content This collection contains a single scrapbook documenting the seventy-fifth birthday of Hughes Spalding. The scrapbook includes photographs, a menu, guest list, and biography.
Scope and Content This collection consists of a single scrapbook that contains newspaper and program clippings pertaining to theatrical events.
Dates: 1909-1970, undated
Scope and Content This scrapbook contains newspaper clippings and programs of the Atlanta Philharmonic Society and some musical events in Atlanta.
Scope and Content This collection contains material collected by Harriet Fuller and her daughter, Judy Body. Items include sheet music relating to opera, waltzes, and sonatas. Also, newspaper and magazine reviews of operas and performing arts as well as pictures and portraits of opera and theatrical performers from the late 1800s to the 1930s. Two scrapbooks containing poems, postcards and newspaper clippings are also included. Several items relating to Atlanta are included, e.g., a newspaper from Girls High...
Dates: 1890-1985, undated
Scope and Content This collection consists of six scrapbooks and one autograph book. The six scrapbooks were assembled by Kathryne Gilbert. Five of the scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings regarding Atlanta weddings and handwritten copies of the invitations. The earliest scrapbook consists of a daily account of the actions of unidentified people and what they were wearing. The autograph book belonged to Kate Johnson and was a Christmas gift from her brother, Willie G. Johnson, in 1887.
Dates: 1887, 1911-1917; Majority of material found within 1911 - 1917
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, land deeds, legal documents, military documents, programs, invitations, and scrapbooks pertaining to the Kontz family. Of particular interest is an 1859 slave receipt as well as Christian Kontz' 1848 formal statement of intent to become a citizen of the United States and his 1866 certificate of citizenship. Also of interest is correspondence between Kontz and the War Department regarding the use of the Kontz residence as headquarters of the Third...
Dates: 1847-1940, undated
Scope and Content This collection consists of one scrapbook kept by Louise Locklin during 1945-1946. The scrapbook contains souvenir programs, clippings, and other related materials regarding musical performances in Atlanta, Georgia. Many of the items in the scrapbook appear to have been related to or presented through the sponsorship of the Atlanta Music Club.
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook of paper dolls with fabric clothing, showcasing fashion designs from 1926 and 1927.
Scope and Content This collection consists of one scrapbook kept by Mary E. Budden as a young woman in Atlanta. The scrapbook mainly contains newspaper clippings from Atlanta, Georgia, area newspapers regarding the Atlanta Crackers baseball team.
Scope and Content This collection contains a scrapbook filled with clippings regarding Rhodes Haverty, plays, poems, and editorials. Also included are other miscellaneous family records.
Dates: 1903-1919, undated
Scope and Content This collection contains one scrapbook of newspaper clippings kept by Mrs. Witherspoon Dodge of Atlanta, Georgia. All the clippings relate to various opera performances and symphony concerts held in Atlanta or to opera and musical stars, such as Lawrence Tibbett and Kirsten Flagstad. A few of the clippings are from New York newspapers, but the majority appear to be from Atlanta papers.