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Peyton Austin Allen papers

 Collection
Identifier: aarl94-006
Overview The collection consists of a photograph of Atlanta-based, African American educator Peyton Austin Allen as a principal with students in 1887, a poster of Negro Day at the Georgia State Fair, October 16, 1899, and newspaper clippings related to Allen's death in 1936.

Phoenix Arts and Theatre Company records

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Identifier: aarl98-002
Overview Records of the Phoenix Arts and Theatre Company, Inc. This collection contains correspondence, exhibition brochures and catalogs, invitations, interviews, photographs, newspaper clippings, magazines, features, biographical data, newsletters, photographs and posters documenting art related events, programs, awards, covering various events and programs locally and nationally. Additional materials include: Literary productions (reproductions) minutes, fliers, financial records and reports. The...

Pitts Family papers

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Identifier: aarl98-011
Overview The Pitts Family Papers contains letters, photographs, and a family history written in April 2000. The one (1) box collection that contains information from 1938 to 2000.

Playbills Collection

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Identifier: EPPB-115
Scope and Contents The Playbills collection consists of programs from stage plays performed at local theatres in metro Atlanta. These plays were written by African American writers, many of which are notable plays such as Fences by August Wilson, Bubbling Brown Sugar by Loften Mitchell, and Soul Possessed by Debbie Allen.

Portia Allen Hunt family papers

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Identifier: aarl95-021
Overview The Portia Allen Hunt family papers includes obituaries, photographs, newspaper clippings, certificates, and correspondence from the period of 1959 to 1992 and documents the Hunt family's life in Atlanta with an emphasis on Portia Allen Hunt.

Poster Collection

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Identifier: POF-01
Scope and Contents The Auburn Avenue Research Library Poster Collection includes posters and historical reproductions which chronicle many events in African American History. The posters were produced primarily through offset and photomechanical printing methods with some hand done items. Some of the subjects covered are political campaigns, educational items, special events, lectures and plays and theatrical productions. Some feature original artwork or are autographed by prominent African Americans. The poster...

Prentice Herman Polk photograph collection

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Identifier: aarl96-014
Overview The Prentice Herman Polk photograph collection consists of 70 photographs taken mostly in the 1930s and 1940s and a videotape of a television program about Polk and includes photographs taken by Polk of an exhibit of his photographs, images of George Washington Carver, pictures of famous individuals who visited Tuskegee, and examples of his photographs of students, faculty, and events at Tuskegee Institute. Individuals featured in the collection include Franklin D. Roosevelt, Mr. and Mrs....

President Barack H. Obama, Jr. Presidential Election and Inauguration Collection

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Identifier: aarl016-005
Scope and Contents note The collection contains memorabilia from the election. The items included are newspapers, articles, magazines, and various other items like china plate, Christmas ornament, action Figure Doll, coins and bumper sticker.

Product Labels and Advertisements

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Identifier: EPPL-122
Scope and Contents The Product Labels and Advertisements collection is a small grouping of marketing materials of products either made for African Americans or products using black caricatures for advertisements.

This collections does include a few larger ads located in the oversized poster drawers.

Rare Periodicals and Newspaper Collection

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Identifier: aarl089-010
Scope and Contents The collection consists of approximately 500 original issues of historical newspapers and magazines, with a focus on African American history. The periodicals include publications of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, sororites, fraternities and professional organizations. All newspapers are bound and are not complete runs.

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Correspondence 24
Clippings (information artifacts) 22
Atlanta (Ga.) 18
Minutes (administrative records) 13
Scrapbooks 12
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Books 9
Ephemera (general object genre) 9
Programs (documents) 9
Atlanta (Ga.)--Race relations. 7
Administrative records 6
African American women--Georgia--Societies and clubs. 6
Audiocassettes 6
Financial records 6
Newsletters 6
Posters 6
African American businesspeople -- Georgia -- Atlanta 5
African American churches -- Georgia 5
African American churches -- Southern States 5
Awards 5
Community arts projects--Georgia--Atlanta. 5
Pamphlets 5
Sound recordings 5
African American art -- 20th century 4
African American civic leaders -- Georgia -- Atlanta 4
African American educators--Georgia--Atlanta. 4
African American lesbians 4
African American lesbians--Georgia--Atlanta--Social life and customs--20th century 4
African American lesbians--Social life and customs--20th century 4
African American universities and colleges--Georgia. 4
African American women--Societies and clubs. 4
African Americans--Education--Georgia--Atlanta. 4
African Americans--Education. 4
African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta. 4
African Americans--Political activity--Georgia. 4
African Americans--Politics and government--20th century. 4
Brochures 4
Business records 4
Certificates 4
Oral histories (literary works) 4
Plaques (flat objects) 4
Receipts (financial records) 4
Rhythm and blues music. 4
Sheet music 4
United States -- Race relations 4
African American artists -- 20th century 3
African American artists -- Georgia -- Atlanta 3
African American businesspeople -- Georgia 3
African American journalists--Georgia. 3
African American librarians--Georgia. 3
African American men--Georgia--Societies and clubs. 3
African American photographers--United States. 3
African American politicians--Georgia. 3
African American schools--Georgia--Atlanta. 3
African American teachers--Georgia. 3
African American teachers--Southern States. 3
African American universities and colleges--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century. 3
African American women--Georgia--Atlanta--Societies and clubs. 3
African American women--Georgia--Atlanta. 3
African American women--Georgia--Fulton County--Social life and customs. 3
African American women--Georgia. 3
African Americans--Civil rights. 3
African Americans--Education (Higher)--Georgia--Atlanta. 3
African Americans--Georgia. 3
African Americans--History. 3
African Americans--Music. 3
Articles 3
Arts--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century. 3
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century. 3
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs. 3
Baptists--Clergy--Georgia 3
Black---Arts---Culture 3
Blues (Music) 3
Buttons (information artifacts) 3
Civil rights movements--Georgia--Atlanta. 3
Civil rights movements--Southern States. 3
Civil rights movements--United States. 3
Education--Georgia 3
Funk (Music) 3
Gospel music. 3
High school athletes--Georgia. 3
Lectures 3
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) 3
Literature--Societies, etc. 3
Magazines (periodicals) 3
Newspapers 3
Public schools--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century. 3
School yearbooks 3
Segregation in education--Georgia--Atlanta. 3
Social service -- Awards -- Georgia -- Atlanta 3
Social service -- Georgia -- Atlanta 3
Soul music 3
Voter registration -- Georgia 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans 3
Affidavits 2
African American Lesbian Social Organization 2
African American air pilots 2
African American artists -- Exhibitions 2
African American artists -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century 2
African American arts 2
African American arts -- Georgia -- Atlanta 2
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Young, Andrew, 1932- 5
Atlanta University 4
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 4
Atlanta-Fulton Public Library 3
Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 3
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First Congregational Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Friendship Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Spelman College 3
WERD (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 2
Archer, Jessie Thelma Beasley, 1903-1999 2
Atlanta Life Insurance Company 2
Atlanta Public Library. Auburn Branch 2
Atlanta Public Library. West Hunter Branch 2
Atlanta Public Schools 2
Big Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Blackburn, Ruby Parks, 1901-1982 2
Blayton, Jesse B., Sr., 1897-1977 2
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Cooksey, Eugene V. 2
Georgia State University 2
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Hartsfield, William Berry 2
Hill, Jesse, 1927- 2
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 2
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 2
Lee, Sanford Henry, 1878-1958 2
McPheeters, Annie L. 2
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 2
National Black Arts Festival, Inc. 2
Neighborhood Arts Center (Atlanta, Ga.). 2
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Southern Christian Leadership Conference 2
Utopian Literary Club (Atlanta, Ga.). 2
Williams, Hosea, 1926-2000 2
100% Wrong Club (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
27 Club (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990 1
Adams, Donald, of Ann Arbor, Mich. 1
African Diaspora Studies Institute (2nd : 1981 : Nairobi, Kenya) 1
Afro-American Life Insurance Company 1
Akola Girls' English School (Berar, India). 1
Alexander and Co. (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Alexander, Sarah 1
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin) 1
Allen family 1
Allen, Peyton Austin, 1867-1963 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. South Atlantic region 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Tau Epsilon Omega Chapter (East Point and College Park, Ga.) 1
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 1
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation 1
American Business Women's Association. Tara Chapter 1
American Personnel and Guidance Association 1
Amos Drug Store (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Amos, India D., 1908-1979 1
Amos, Miles G., 1898-1995 1
Amos, Moses, 1866-1928 1
Andrews, Benny, 1930-2006 1
Andrews, Ludie, 1875-1969 1
Apex Museum 1
Archer, Nelson T. 1
Archer, Samuel Howard 1
Archer, Samuel Howard, 1870-1941 1
Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (U.S.) 1
Atlanta Civic Ballet 1
Atlanta Community Relations Commission 1
Atlanta Council on Human Relations. 1
Atlanta Cultural League (Ga.). 1
Atlanta Exposition. (1899) 1
Atlanta Housing Authority 1
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters (Ga.). 1
Atlanta Junior College 1
Atlanta Negro Voters League 1
Atlanta Public Library 1
Atlanta Public Library. Central Branch. Special Collections 1
Atlanta Southside Community Health Center. 1
Atwater, Horace T., 1930-2000 1
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History 1
Bacote, Clarence A., 1906-1981 1
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 1
Beamon, Benjamin Burdell 1
Bennette, Fred C., 1928-1994 1
Bentley, Charles Edwin, 1859-1929 1
Bethune-Cookman College (Daytona Beach, Fla.) 1
Black Emergency Cultural Coalition 1
Black History at Noon Oral History Series (Atlanta, Ga.). 1
Blayton family 1
Bolden, Dorothy, 1923- 1
Bondurant family 1
Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Boone, Joseph E., 1922-2006 1
Borders, William Holmes, 1905-1993 1
Bowden, Edgar 1
Bowden, Lizzie 1
Bowen, Margaret Davis, -1976 1
Boy Scouts of America. 1
Boyd, William M. (William Madison) 1
Brayboy, Ella Mae, 1919- 1
Brevard, Lisa Pertillar 1
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