Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 9 of 9

Annie L. McPheeters papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl90-005
Overview The collection consists of the papers of Annie L. McPheeters from 1945-1990. Includes correspondence, reports, notes, photographs, and a variety of printed materials which are largely clippings, brochures, pamphlets, journals, and books. Much of the collection relates to McPheeters' personal involvement with the Auburn and the West Hunter Branches of the Atlanta Public Library, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, the Warren Memorial United Methodist Church, and the Utopian Literary Club. Other...
Dates: 1945-1990

Ella Mae Wade Brayboy papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl94-012
Overview The collection consists of papers of Ella Mae Brayboy from 1935-1994 (bulk 1970-1991). The papers include correspondence, photographs, clippings, plaques, certificates, and printed material. The materials document Brayboy's activities with the Community Council of Atlanta (1973-1976), the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (1975-1989), the United Methodist Church, the use of the Atlanta Public Library for voter registration, and the Council on Battered Women (Atlanta,...
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1970-1991; Bulk, 1970-1991 1935-1994 1970-1991

Evelyn J. Frazier papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl001-008
Overview The Evelyn J. Frazier Papers, 1939-2005, document Frazier's business, civic, educational, and political activities through artifacts, correspondence, certificates, diplomas, licenses, ephemera, news clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and various printed materials. In addition to owning and operating Frazier's Cafe Society, Frazier was involved locally and nationally with numerous institutions and organizations, including the Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Morris...
Dates: 1939-2005

Geneva Haugabrooks papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl95-015
Overview The papers comprise plaques of awards and honors received by Haugabrooks from 1965 to 1972, papers, correspondence, telegrams of congratulations, one framed letter of congratulations from former Georgia Governor Joe Frank Harris, and an enlarged poster-sized photograph of Mrs. Haugabrooks and former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young. The collection is rich for research on Atlanta's African American life, in particular its business and civic leaders, churches, organizations, and female entrepreneurs.
Dates: 1965-1976

Henry J. and Florine D. Furlow papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl89-006
Overview The collection consists of papers of Henry J. and Florine Dyer Furlow from 1938-1986. The papers include correspondence, photographs, printed material, scrapbooks, ephemera, and sheet music documenting the Furlows' activities as music leaders at Big Bethel A.M.E. Church (Atlanta, Ga.) and their involvement in educational and civic organizations in Georgia. Of particular interest are the programs, scripts, costumes, and publicity materials pertaining to the pageant "Heaven Bound." The collection...
Dates: 1938-1986

Links, Inc., Atlanta Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: aarl95-002
Overview The collection consists of the records of the Atlanta Chapter of The Links, Inc., from 1953-1991. Series 1 contains materials relating to the National Association and includes charters, organizational manuals, programs, conference proceedings, newsletters and journals, membership directories, photographs, and invitations. Series 2 contains material pertaining to the Southern Area organization. Series 3 contains documents relating to the Atlanta Chapter and includes correspondence, minutes and...
Dates: 1953-1991

Miles G. and Moses Amos papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl088-001
Overview The collection consists of the papers of Moses Amos and his nephew Miles Green Amos from 1880-1972. Includes Miles G. Amos' school papers from Wilberforce University, personal and professional correspondence, financial records, printed material, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The materials document the Amos' careers as pioneer African-American pharmacists in Georgia, the Amos drugstore, and Miles G. Amos' activities in Atlanta's civic and political affairs. The collection also includes...
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1935-1970; Bulk, 1935-1970 1880-1972 1935-1970

Oral history interview with Annie L. McPheeters

 Collection
Identifier: aarlOHC92-001
Overview The collection consists of the transcript of an oral history interview with Annie L. McPheeters on June 8, 1992 conducted by Kathy Nasstrom, of the Georgia Government Documentation Project at Georgia State University. During the interview, McPheeters discusses why she became a librarian; library's 1930 adult education program; John Wesley Dobbs; black libraries provide information for political, civic and voters leagues; Dr. Clarence A. Bacote; Reverend William Holmes Borders; Warren Cochran of...
Dates: 1992

Ruby Parks Blackburn papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl89-001
Overview The collection consists of papers of Ruby Parks Blackburn from 1933-1982. The papers include correspondence, financial records, minutes, scrapbooks, photographs, ledgers, ephemera, and political broadsides. The materials document Blackburn's involvement with the T.I.C. (To Improve Conditions) Club, the Atlanta Cultural League, and Ruby's Beauty Shop. Of particular interest are minutes (1954-1956, 1971-1976) and voter lists (1965-1975) of the Georgia League of Negro Women Voters and minutes...
Dates: 1933-1982

Filtered By

  • Subject: African American women--Georgia. X
  • Subject: Atlanta (Ga.) X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
African American women--Georgia--Societies and clubs. 5
Atlanta (Ga.) 5
Minutes (administrative records) 4
Voter registration -- Georgia 3
African American businesspeople -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
∨ more
African American librarians--Georgia. 2
African American women--Georgia. 2
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century. 2
Community development--Georgia. 2
Greek letter societies--Georgia. 2
Women librarians -- Georgia 2
African American beauty operators -- Georgia 1
African American business enterprises -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
African American churches -- Georgia 1
African American librarians--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century. 1
African American pharmacists--Georgia. 1
African American universities and colleges--Georgia--Atlanta 1
African American women--Georgia--Atlanta--Political activity 1
African American women--Georgia--Atlanta. 1
African Americans--Georgia--Political activity. 1
African Americans--Georgia--Religion. 1
African Americans--Georgia--Social conditions. 1
African Americans--Political activity--Georgia. 1
African Americans--Religious life--Georgia--Atlanta. 1
Atlanta (Ga.)--Politics and government--20th century. 1
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs. 1
Awards 1
Beauty shops--Georgia. 1
Business records 1
Businesswomen--Georgia--Atlanta 1
Civic leaders--Georgia--Atlanta. 1
Correspondence 1
Drugstores--Georgia. 1
Funeral homes--Georgia--Atlanta. 1
Georgia--Politics and government--1951- 1
Libraries and community--Georgia. 1
Libraries and minorities--Georgia. 1
Libraries--Georgia. 1
Library science--Georgia--Atlanta. 1
Literature--Societies, etc. 1
Men--Georgia--Societies and clubs. 1
Music--Georgia--Religious aspects. 1
Pageants--Georgia. 1
Religious drama--Georgia. 1
Restaurants--Georgia--Atlanta 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sheet music 1
Social integration -- Georgia 1
Social service -- Awards -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Telegrams 1
Women in the Methodist Church -- Georgia 1
Women-owned business enterprises 1
∧ less
 
Names
Big Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Blackburn, Ruby Parks, 1901-1982 2
Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 2
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 2
McPheeters, Annie L. 2
∨ more
Young, Andrew, 1932- 2
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
Amos Drug Store (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Amos, India D., 1908-1979 1
Amos, Miles G., 1898-1995 1
Amos, Moses, 1866-1928 1
Atlanta Council on Human Relations. 1
Atlanta Cultural League (Ga.). 1
Atlanta Housing Authority 1
Atlanta Life Insurance Company 1
Atlanta Negro Voters League 1
Atlanta Public Library 1
Atlanta Public Library. Auburn Branch 1
Atlanta Public Library. West Hunter Branch 1
Atlanta-Fulton Public Library 1
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History 1
Bacote, Clarence A., 1906-1981 1
Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Borders, William Holmes, 1905-1993 1
Bowen, Margaret Davis, -1976 1
Brayboy, Ella Mae, 1919- 1
Brooks, Hallie Beachem 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Cochran, Warren 1
Community Council of Atlanta (Ga.). 1
Council on Battered Women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
Dobbs, John Wesley, 1931- 1
Evelyn Jones Cafe (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Frazier's Cafe Society (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Frazier, Evelyn J., 1912-2007 1
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Furlow, Florine D., 1903-1987 1
Furlow, Henry J., 1902-1986 1
Georgia Government Documentation Project. 1
Georgia State University 1
Georgia. General Assembly. Committee on Schools 1
Harris, Joe Frank 1
Hartsfield, William Berry 1
Haugabrooks, Geneva, 1890-1977 1
Iota Phi Lambda Sorority. Delta Chapter. 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
King, Nina 1
League of Negro Women Voters of Georgia. 1
Lewis, John, 1940 February 21- 1
Links, Inc.. Atlanta Chapter 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change 1
Metropolitan Atlanta Association for the Blind. 1
Metropolitan Atlanta Republican Women's Club. 1
Morris Brown College 1
Morris Brown College National Alumni Association. 1
Nasstrom, Kathryn L. 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
Order of the Eastern Star. Ruth Chapter (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ruby's Beauty Shop (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Settelmayer, John C. (John Carl), 1910- 1
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority 1
Southwest Fulton Republican Women's Club. 1
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 1
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.). 1
Utopian Literary Club (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
W.G.M. Club (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Warren Memorial United Methodist Church (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Wilberforce University 1
Young, Whitney M. 1
∧ less