Auburn Avenue Research Library
Shorter, Henry F.
|Title: ||Dr. Henry F. Shorter papers|
0.5 linear ft.
|Abstract:||The collection spans 1886 to 1994 and consists of photographs depicting Shorter family members and friends dating from 1907 to 1920, legal and financial documents including deeds, titles, and Henry F. Shorter, Sr.'s will, correspondence, minutes of the New Hope Missionary Baptist Sunday School convention in 1904, and a set of picture postcards of Muscle Shoals and Florence, Alabama.|
Dr. Henry F. Shorter, Atlanta native, attended Summerhill School as a child.
Scope and Content Note
The Dr. Henry F. Shorter Papers are stored in one box, and are placed in folders #001-027. Include in the collection are numerous Deeds; Real Estate documents; Titles; correspondence; and minutes from various counties, in the State of Georgia.
Included also are sepia-tone photographs. The photographs are so named because of their brownish looking color and/or rotten appearance to them.
Arranged by type.
Dr. Henry F. Shorter papers. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.
Restrictions of Access
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection.
Restrictions on Use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
|1||1||Abstract of title: To property of the Atlanta Real Estate Co, 1800s.|
|2||Title Policy : Atlanta Title & Trust Company, No. 88523|
|3||Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation: No. 741-285|
|4||Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation: No. Z-651-728|
|5||Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation: No. AG 75553|
|6||Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation: No. AG 18701|
|7||Certificate of Title : Property of: Mrs. P. A. Kellett Made For: Henry F. Shorter|
|8||Certificate of Paid-up Stock: Atlanta Mutual Building Loan and Savings Association, awarded to Henry F. Shorter, 08/07/39|
|9||Loan Deed: No. 511419; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|10||Loan Deed: No. 439891; State of New York, County of New York|
|11||Quit-Claim Deed: No. 886642; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|12||Warranty Deed: No. 75207; The Atlanta Real Estate Co., Georgia, Fulton County|
|13||Warranty Deed: No. 943691; Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation, State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|14||Warranty Deed: No. 777494; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|15||Warranty Deed: No. 1251182; Atlanta Title Company|
|16||Warranty Deed: No. 775508; State of Georgia, Cobb County|
|17||Warranty Deed: No. 874822; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|18||Warranty Deed: No. 236105; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|19||Executor's Deed: No. 1660754; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|20||Executor's Deed: No. 1660755; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|21||Executor's Deed: No. 1660756; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|22||Executor's Deed: No. 1660757; State of Georgia, Fulton County|
|23||Purchase Money Security Deed-Power of Sale: No. 20; (No. 813927)|
|24||" Last Will and Testament" of Henry F. Shorter, Sr|
|25||Qualification Blank: (form) document of Atlanta Public School, 11/23/33|
|26||Notarized "Mayoral "Resolution" - No. 776299, Nov. 27, 1936|
|27||W. P. N. Club Calendar, 1956-1957|
|28||Two guest lists, July 27, 1938|
|29||Court Order - Wattan P. Harris - Sgt. vs. Freeman Shorter, State of Georgia, Feb. 27, 1886|
Who's Who? In Metropolitan Atlanta Medicine, 1993-'94|
|The Directory of the Medical Association of Metropolitan Atlanta.|
Minutes of the Twenty-first Annual Session, of the New Hope Missionary Baptist Sunday School Convention, 1904|
|Post card folder|
|Souvenir of folder of Muscle Shoals Florence, ALA. A string of nine post cards|
|1||32||Driveway on top of Wilson Dam|
|32||Wast view of Wilson Dam, Muscle Shoals|
|32||Tennessee River Bridge|
|32||Girls' dormitory, State Teachers College|
|32||Court House and Confederate Monument|
|32||Florence Medical and Surgical Clinic|
|32||Florence Golf and Country Club|
|32||Administration Building, State Teachers College|
|32||Wilson Dam, from South Bank|
|33||Coupon Note ($10,000.00), from Henry F. Shorter to Mrs. Charlotte L. Shorter, May 12, 1938|
|33||Voucher Register, February 1926|
|34||Letter to Mr. Henry F. Shorter from J. P. Ellington, Sr., with Road map to J. P. Ellington & Company, March 29, 1966|
|35||Two 5"X8": Summerhill school, 1920|
|Henry F. Shorter, Jr. (3rd from left in first row); (4th from right in second row - wife of Q. P. Tones?).|
|36||One cardboard mounted photograph|
|Alice (Cordelia) Mead Holiday - 2nd row from bottom, 1st from right. (sister - Cordelia Mead Hill). Grandmother - founder of Allen Temple Church.|
|37||One cardboard mounted photograph. Ballard Normal Macon, Ga. 1907;|
|Charlotte Marion Lewis Shorter; Dr. Smith Lewis (left second row).|
|Two 8"X10" Photographs|
|1||38||Summerhill School, c. 1909|
|Henry F. Shorter, Sr. - 2nd from left, top row|
|38||Miss Bessie Maddox|
|Teacher - organist for Friendship Baptist Church. Also taught Duke Pearson.|