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Collection — Box: 1-5
Scope and Contents This small collection of the papers of Frankie Victoria Adams dates from 1931 to 1979 and provides a glimpse of her work and achievements. There are copies of some of her professional and personal writings, bits of information about some of the organizations she was affiliated with, and a few letters and photographs. Of interest are her writings related to group work and community organization. Also, there is the scrapbook Adams kept of the early years of the Atlanta School of Social Work. The...
Collection — Box: 1-4, OS 1
Scope and contents The collection consists of the personal papers of Dr. Pearlie Craft Dove from 1958-2002. The collection includes photographs, certificates and awards, her vita, some of Dove's writings, an oral history interview, a small amount of memorabilia, materials related to the Teacher Education programs at Clark College, and committee documents from the consolidation of Clark Atlanta University.The materials related to the Clark Atlanta University consolidation (1988-1990) include committee...
Collection — Box: 1-7
Scope and contents This small collection dates from 1900 to 1973 with the bulk of the materials spanning the period 1953-1971. The collection includes correspondence, programs, photographs, news articles, and publications. Most of the materials within the collection pertain to Harvey as commissioner of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. These files contain correspondence from coaches requesting information about players and rules, and discussing conflicts with the Conference. Also included in the...
Dates: 1900-1973; Majority of material found within 1953-1971
Scope and contents This collection documents the life and work of Edward A. Jones, a college professor, author, editor and world traveler. The Edward A. Jones papers span the years between 1917 and 1983, and documents his fifty years of service as a professor of languages at Morehouse College. While the bulk of the collection dates from 1963 to 1979, these papers include materials documenting his work in the Modern Foreign Languages Department, which consist of exams, course outlines, course schedules, class...
Dates: 1917-1983; Majority of material found within 1963-1979
Collection — Box: 1-69
Scope and contents The Benjamin E. Mays papers include files from his work at the Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education. There are also materials related to his presidency at Morehouse, writings by Mays and others, organizational records and financial materials. There are a few photographs, including several of Dr. Mays with former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalyn Carter.Of note in the collection are newsclippings and files related to desegregation. These files include...
Collection — Box: 1-10
Scope and contents This collection consists of the papers of George Alexander Towns from 1851 to 1963. It includes correspondence, literary works, diaries, photographs, and publications. The bulk of the materials pertain to Towns' association with Atlanta University (AU) both as a student and faculty member. The earliest materials concern Lucy Elizabeth (Merriam) Case, a favorite teacher of Towns at AU, and include her biography which tells of the beginning of the school and a few of its students. ...
- Subject: African American college teachers -- Georgia X
- Atlanta University 2
- Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Adams, Frankie V., 1902-1979 1
- Adams, Myron W. (Myron Winslow), 1860-1939 1
- Atlanta University Center (Ga.) 1
- Atlanta University. School of Social Work. 1
- Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919 1
- Case, Lucy Elizabeth 1
- Clark Atlanta University 1
- Clark College 1
- Clement, Rufus E. 1
- Crogman, W.H. (William Henry) 1
- Dove, Pearlie Craft 1
- DuBois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt), a. 1
- Fort Valley State College (Ga.) 1
- Harvard University 1
- Harvey, Burwell Towns 1
- Johnson, James Weldon 1
- Jones, Edward Allen 1
- Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) 1
- Seaver, William N. 1
- Southern Intercollegiate Conference 1
- Towns, George A. (George Alexander) 1
- Towns, Nellie McNair 1 ∧ less