Georgia History Collections
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Atkinson-Floyd Papers, 1815-1994
Collection — Other Box 1
Content Description The collection contains two typescripts and various documents relating the history of the Atkinson and Floyd families of Camden County and Marietta (Cobb County), Georgia. The first typescript (Notebook #1) is entitled "Atkinson: Being Mostly the Descendents of Burwell Atkinson and Nathan Atkinson Who Settled in Camden County, Georgia in the Late 1790s" and was compiled by Shirley Thomas Joiner. It contains several hundred typed pages of genealogical information, with short biographical...
Dates: 1815-1994; Other: Date acquired: 1995
Blair Family Collection, 1914-1950
The Blair Family Collection consists of scrapbooks, papers, and photographs pertaining mainly to the 1940s, while L.M. (Rip) Blair was mayor of Marietta, Georgia, and the Bell Aircraft Company was transforming the local economy and culture. The collection also includes a number of blueprints for public projects in Marietta and Fair Oaks from 1938 to 1941.
Dates: 1914-1950; Majority of material found within 1940s
Bayard and Mary Cole Papers, 1913-1966
Files are arranged in chronological order, with the exception of a correspondence series of D.C. Cole, filed alphabetically by last name.
Dates: 1913-1966; Majority of material found in 1913-1940
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Cobb County Branch Records, 1947-2021
Content Description The records of the Cobb County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) consist of materials from the office of the President, during the terms of Oscar Freeman (1982-1986), Donnie Perry (1994-1997) and Deane Bonner (1997-present). The bulk of the collection dates from 1983 to 2001, and includes administrative records, certificates, clippings, committee records, conference materials, correspondence, fliers, leaflets, minutes, miscellaneous ephemera,...