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Turner Associates, 1974-2013, undated, bulk: 1990-2005

Identifier: Series 2

Scope and contents

This series contains materials related to Oscar Harris’ time as owner of and architect at Turner Associates Architects and Planners in Atlanta, GA. It consists of business files, such as correspondence, planners/appointment books, project manager’s meetings information, forms, and other materials. The series also contains financial records and records from Harris’ other company, OLH International. It includes marketing materials related to anniversaries, such as the 25th, Valentine’s promotional materials, such as tiles/coasters and mailing lists. The series consists of journals/workbooks that Harris kept on his work and activities at Turner Associates. They include notes and sketches for projects. The largest portion of the series is made up of materials and items related to Turner Associates’ projects. They include proposals, contracts, and information on projects. Significant projects in the collection include the Olympics, the Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, and the Atlanta’s Sam Nunn Federal Center. Formats of the series include correspondence, memos, reports, notes, financial records, and artifacts.


  • 1974-2013, undated
  • Majority of material found within 1990-2005

Access restrictions

Materials in this series, such as blueprints, have been restricted due to the nature of the information in the materials and cannot be accessed. The series also contains fragile materials that cannot be accessed at this time.


From the Collection: 60.5 Linear feet (73 manuscript boxes, 3 record storage boxes, 12 pamphlet boxes, 34 oversize boxes)

Language of Materials



This series is divided into six sub-series: 1. Business Files; 2. Financial Records; 3. Marketing; 4. OLH International; 5. Projects; and 6. Journals. Each is arranged either alphabetically or chronologically depending on the sub-series.


Repository Details

Part of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc. Repository

111 James P. Brawley Drive, SW
Atlanta 30314 USA
404-978-2109 (Fax)