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1 Title:   Hughes Spalding family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Spalding family  
  Dates:   1870-1969  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of papers of Hughes Spalding and the Spalding family of Atlanta, Georgia from 1870-1969. The personal series contains materials relating to Hughes Spalding and the Spalding family; while the business series contains information on the legal practices of the Spalding family and other business interests. The Catholic Church series contains materials detailing Spalding's activities with the church and allied organizations. The Financial Records series simply contain cancelled checks from 1928 to 1938. The Jack J. Spalding (Spalding's father) series includes correspondence (1933-1938), canceled checks, legal documents, and business papers (1870-1938) pertaining to Jack J. Spalding's legal career and the law firm of King and Spalding in Atlanta, Georgia. The Jack J. Spalding, Jr. (Spalding's brother) series includes correspondence (1943-1951) from Jack Jr. to Hughes Spalding, first from New York City, then Greenville, South Carolina, and typed carbon copies of Hughes' response. The letters primarily discuss family matters and personal interests. The series also contains financial materials and legal documents pertaining to the estate of Jack Jr.
 
  Identifier:   ms1413  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Atlanta restaurant and market photographs  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1949  
  Contents:  
The collection consists of twenty-two 8" x 10" black and white photographs of restaurants and grocery stores, including McMichael's Market, Peachtree Pantries, and Poinsetta Fine Foods, in the Atlanta area. Most are interior views and many of them show customers or employees. Three photographers' stamps appear: Apostolu and Kile, Carl Dixon, and Associated Photographers.
 
  Identifier:   ms3132  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Georgia Weather Bureau climatological records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United States. Weather Bureau. Georgia  
  Dates:   1870-1995  
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This collection includes original data accumulated by weather bureau offices in both Atlanta's city (1878-1954) and airport (1931-1970) offices, Augusta (1870-1936), and Columbus (1946-1995). Included are handwritten hourly, daily, and monthly meteorological and climatological data sheets, reports, and observations. The Columbus records also include station log books (1942-1995) regarding equipment and expenses and several photographs of the office (1946, 1948). The general series has two volumes that relate to weather across the state, "Damaging weather in Georgia" and "Temperature average data sheets."
 
  Identifier:   ms3804  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Washington Park Historic District archive  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   The Conservancy at Historic Washington Park  
  Dates:   1992-2021  
  Contents:  
This collection documents the history of the Washington Park neighborhood and the efforts of the Conservancy at Historic Washington Park and other civic and community organizations to celebrate, preserve, and develop the area. Included are photographs, research, event flyers, bylaws, agendas, minutes, plans, newspaper clippings and maps that document the history and development of the neighborhood and the Conservancy.
 
  Identifier:   ms4400  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Richard Yarbrough papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Yarbrough, Richard  
  Dates:   1991-1997  
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Collection includes transcriptions of tapes recorded by Richard Yarbrough each day on his drive home from work which date from July 1993 to September 1996, as well as binders for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games and the International Olympic Committee containing meeting minutes, press operations, fact sheets, staff manuals and briefings, news advisories, press releases, venues, contact lists, agreements and policies, federal government projects, and facilities and services. Tapes discusses everyday life, organizational and PR challenges, workplace friction and relevant press coverage. Also included are preliminary mock-ups of the Atlanta Olympics mascot Izzy, an Izzy plush, an archery pictogram tile, and a Centennial Olympic Games silver medal. Silver medals were given to high ranking officials who aided in organizing the Olympic games.
 
  Identifier:   ms4439  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Black Lives Matter collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, David Yoakley  
  Dates:   June 2020  
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This collection contains artifacts from Black Lives Matter protests in the Fairlie-Poplar district of Downtown Atlanta and the Wendy's restaurant at 125 University Avenue in South Atlanta during June 2020.
 
  Identifier:   ms4375  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   David Wilson Meadow family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Tifton, Albert, -1957  
  Dates:   1891-1970  
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The collection consists of papers of the David Meadows family of Clarke and Madison Counties, Georgia from 1891-1970. Includes correspondence, legal documents, financial records, and photographs. The bulk of the materials pertain to William King Meadow's legal activities with the firms Shackleford and Meadow (Athens, Ga.), Shackleford and Shackleford (Athens, Ga.) and King and Spalding (Atlanta, Ga.) and correspondence pertaining to Meadow's involvement with the American Legion and the organization of units in Georgia. The collection also contains correspondence from William King Meadow during his World War I service in France, correspondence from Berry T. Moseley of Danielsville (Ga.) mainly to Meadow regarding legal activities; materials relating to Albert Tifton's activities as an agent with the Internal Revenue Service; and cash books, receipts, and check stubs for the firm of Shackleford and Meadow. Other correspondents include Howell Cobb, Hilda Meadow Tifton, and Susie Meadow.
 
  Identifier:   ms1558  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Marel Brown papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Marel, 1899-  
  Dates:   1919-1991  
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The collection consists of papers of Marel Brown from 1919-1991. Includes correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts of stories, clippings, yearbooks, printed material, biographical information, awards and certificates, and photographs. Materials pertain to Brown's literary works and her involvement with the Atlanta Writer's Club, Georgia Writer's Association, Pen Women, Poetry Society of Georgia, and other organizations. Notable correspondents of Brown include Agnes Cochran Bramblett, Minnie Hite Moody, Margaret Mitchell Marsh, Archibald McLeish, Catherine Marshall, Dorothy Parker, Katherine H. Strong, Byron Herbert Reece, and Celestine Sibley. The collection also contains material relating to Brown's husband Alex Booth Brown and works by other authors.
 
  Identifier:   ms272  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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9 Title:   Michael Ehrmann Georgia postcard collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ehrmann, Michael  
  Dates:   circa 1995-2010  
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This collection contains postcards from cities, counties, islands, and other landmarks in Georgia. Most of the collection features views of Atlanta and Savannah, but it also contains postcards from 65 Georgia counties.
 
  Identifier:   ms4328  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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