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Adolph Rosenberg Photographs, 1945-1955, undated Adolph Rosenberg Photographs, 1945-1955, undated
Black-and-white photographs from 1945 to 1955 of the Atlanta-area Jewish community, Fulton County rural areas, and military scenes. | More about this collection »

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African American Funeral Programs from the East Central Georgia Regional Library System African American Funeral Programs from the East Central Georgia Regional Library System
Over 1000 funeral programs of African Americans dating from 1933 to 2008 (with the bulk of the collection beginning in the 1960s), the majority of which are from services held in the Augusta, Georgia area | More about this collection »

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Agnes Scott College, McCain Library in the Internet Archive Agnes Scott College, McCain Library in the Internet Archive
Yearbooks, alumni magazines, and course catalogs for Agnes Scott College. | More about this collection »

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Albany State University yearbook collection Albany State University yearbook collection
This collection contains Albany State College yearbooks, ranging from 1949-1967. | More about this collection »

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America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia
Civil war manuscripts from the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, and the Hargrett Library (UGA). | More about this collection »

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Anne Fannie Gorham Diary Collection Anne Fannie Gorham Diary Collection
Diary of a Hamilton, Georgia woman chronicling the first years of the Civil War | More about this collection »

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Archives for Research on Women and Gender Archives for Research on Women and Gender
Documents the experiences of women and men participating in women-centered and LGBTQ activist and advocacy activities in Georgia and the Southeast throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. | More about this collection »

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Artwork of Savannah Artwork of Savannah
89 photographs and plates of Savannah, Georgia | More about this collection »

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Athens Historic Newspapers Archive : Georgia Historic Newspapers Athens Historic Newspapers Archive : Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of Athens, Georgia newspapers from 1827 to 1922. | More about this collection »

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Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of Atlanta newspapers from 1857 to 1922. | More about this collection »

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Atlanta History Photograph Collection Atlanta History Photograph Collection
This diverse collection features images of Ante-bellum Atlanta and scenes from the aftermath of the Civil War; street scenes and photographs of neighborhoods; images of Atlanta landmarks in downtown Atlanta and surrounding counties; and notable events such as the premiere of the movie Gone With the Wind, and a dinner honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. after he received the Nobel Peace Prize. | More about this collection »

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Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, 1940-1942 Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, 1940-1942
Black-and-white photographs of substandard housing areas that were to be cleared for the Capitol, Hope, Grady and Herndon Housing Projects between 1940 and 1942. | More about this collection »

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Atlanta in the Civil Rights Movement Atlanta in the Civil Rights Movement
Information about Atlanta's role in the Civil Rights movement | More about this collection »

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographs Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographs
Over 4000 images dating from the 1950s to the 1980s from the photography staff of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. | More about this collection »

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Auburn Avenue Research Library Historic African American Education Collections Auburn Avenue Research Library Historic African American Education Collections
Late nineteenth and mid-twentieth century manuscript collections that document the historical development of education for African Americans, primarily in the South. | More about this collection »

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Baldy Editorial Cartoons, 1946-1982, 1997 : Clifford H. Baldowski Editorial Cartoons at the Richard B. Russell Library Baldy Editorial Cartoons, 1946-1982, 1997 : Clifford H. Baldowski Editorial Cartoons at the Richard B. Russell Library
Editorial cartoons by Clifford H. Baldowski, cartoonist for the Augusta Chronicle and Atlanta Constitution, that depict local, national, and international news from 1946 to 1982 from the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies | More about this collection »

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Bedford Pine Neighborhood Photograph Collection, 1970-1971 Bedford Pine Neighborhood Photograph Collection, 1970-1971
Photographs the Atlanta's predominantly African American neighborhood, Bedford Pine from 1971 to 1972. | More about this collection »

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Bill Wilson Photographs, 1938-1979, undated Bill Wilson Photographs, 1938-1979, undated
Black-and-white photographs of Atlanta from 1938 to 1979. | More about this collection »

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Black History Society Photograph Collection Black History Society Photograph Collection
Photographs, the bulk of which are from the 1940s and 1950s, of the African American community in Hall County from the Hall County Regional Library and the Hall County Black History Society. | More about this collection »

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The Blues, Black Vaudeville, and the Silver Screen, 1912-1930s: Selections from the Records of Macon's Douglass Theatre The Blues, Black Vaudeville, and the Silver Screen, 1912-1930s: Selections from the Records of Macon's Douglass Theatre
Records of Macon's African American theater, the Douglass Theatre, from 1912 to the 1930s from the Middle Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Boyd Lewis Photographs Boyd Lewis Photographs
Boyd Henry Lewis, Jr. is a photographer, teacher, and former journalist who worked with black-owned newspapers in Atlanta. This collection consists of images taken by Lewis while working at the Atlanta Voice and the Atlanta Inquirer depicting the rise of the African American political class, journalists, social activists, clergy, students, and Atlanta neighborhoods. | More about this collection »

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Broadcasting Collections Broadcasting Collections
Photographs from WSB dating from 1922 to 1971. | More about this collection »

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Carlisle Family Photographs, circa 1870-1960 Carlisle Family Photographs, circa 1870-1960
Photographs taken between 1870 and 1960 of four generations of the Carlisle family of Atlanta, Georgia and images depicting sporting events, summer camps, and a military parade. | More about this collection »

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Carnegie Family Collection Carnegie Family Collection
Scrapbooks of the Carnegie family from 1888 to 1919, some of which document their life on Cumberland Island | More about this collection »

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Chatham County Deed Books, 1785-1806 Chatham County Deed Books, 1785-1806
Deeds for Chatham County from March 1785 to July 1806 from the collections of the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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The Church in the Southern Black Community The Church in the Southern Black Community
Traces how Southern African Americans experienced and transformed Protestant Christianity into the central institution of community life, beginning with white churches' conversion efforts, especially in the post-Revolutionary period, and depicts the tensions and contraditions between the egalitarian potential of evangelical Christiantiy and the realities of slavery. | More about this collection »

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Civil Unrest in Camilla, Georgia, 1868 : Reconstruction, Republicanism, and Race Civil Unrest in Camilla, Georgia, 1868 : Reconstruction, Republicanism, and Race
Documents on a violent episode in the history of Georgia race relations during Reconstruction from the Records of the Freedman's Bureau found at the National Archives and Records Administration and at the DeSoto Trail Regional Library | More about this collection »

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Columbus Enquirer: Georgia Historic Newspapers Columbus Enquirer: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of the Columbus Enquirer from 1828 to 1890. | More about this collection »

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Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library
Fifty-five documentary photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center (1975-1989), an Atlanta-based, African American-centered cultural and community organization from the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History | More about this collection »

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Dawson County Library Tax Records Dawson County Library Tax Records
Property tax records for residents of Dawson County, Georgia covering the years 1945-1948, 1956, 1960, and 1964-1971. | More about this collection »

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Digital Collection of Robert W. Woodruff Library (AUC) Digital Collection of Robert W. Woodruff Library (AUC)
Printed materials documenting the early history of Atlanta University Center (AUC) institutions. | More about this collection »

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Donna Novak Coles Georgia Women's Movement Archives Donna Novak Coles Georgia Women's Movement Archives
Photographs and manuscripts documenting the second wave of the women's movement in Georgia, and in particular, efforts in the state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. | More about this collection »

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Early Walker County Papers Early Walker County Papers
Deeds for land in Cherokee County from 1833 to 1843 | More about this collection »

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Earnest Photographs Earnest Photographs
Early 20th-century photographs taken by Athens professor, David Earnest. | More about this collection »

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Eighteenth-Century Educational Exhibit Eighteenth-Century Educational Exhibit
Selected documents from the Georgia Historical Society describing eighteenth-century life in Savannah and in the state | More about this collection »

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Enumeration and Enrollment Censuses, compiled 1893-1913 Enumeration and Enrollment Censuses, compiled 1893-1913
Census books enumerating Cherokee Indians residing in communities and counties within the Cherokee Indian Reservation from 1893 to 1913 | More about this collection »

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Ernest G. Welch Photographs Ernest G. Welch Photographs
Photographs of Atlanta photographer Ernest Welch. | More about this collection »

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First-person Narratives of the American South First-person Narratives of the American South
Documents the American South from the viewpoint of Southerners. Focuses on the diaries, autobiographies, memoirs, travel accounts, and ex-slave narratives of relatively inaccessible populations: women, African Americans, enlisted men, laborers, and Native Americans. | More about this collection »

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For Our Mutual Benefit : The Athens Woman's Club and Social Reform, 1899-1920 For Our Mutual Benefit : The Athens Woman's Club and Social Reform, 1899-1920
Minutes from a Progressive-Era women's club in Athens, Georgia, 1912-1920 | More about this collection »

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Founder's Day Programs Founder's Day Programs
This collection contains Founder's Day programs from Albany State College and Albany State University dating from 1955 to 2001. | More about this collection »

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Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895 Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895
Black-and-white photographs of the 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition taken by Atlanta photographer Fred L. Howe . | More about this collection »

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Gay Bolling Shepperson Photograph Collection, 1933-1945 (bulk 1935-1937) Gay Bolling Shepperson Photograph Collection, 1933-1945 (bulk 1935-1937)
Black-and-white photographs of WPA projects throughout Georgia. | More about this collection »

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General Oral History Collection General Oral History Collection
Oral histories about the history of Columbus, Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Death Certificates, 1919-1927 Georgia Death Certificates, 1919-1927
Georgia death certificates from 1919 through 1927 from the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historic Books Georgia Historic Books
Significant 19th and early 20th century books on the culture, history, biography, and literature of Georgia from the collections of the University of Georgia Libraries, Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University, Georgia State University Library, Documenting the American South, and Valdosta State University Library | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historic Newspapers Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of three important historic Georgia newspapers, the Cherokee Phoenix, the Dublin Post, and the Colored Tribune from the microfilm holdings of the Georgia Newspaper Project | More about this collection »

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Southern Israelite: Georgia Historic Newspapers Southern Israelite: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of the Southern Israelite from 1929 to 1958 and from 1984 to 1986. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog Georgia Historical Society Image Catalog
Select digitized images of photographs, prints, artifacts, portraits, and manuscripts from the collections of the Georgia Historical Society. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Historical Society in the Internet Archive Georgia Historical Society in the Internet Archive
Publications of the Georgia Historical Society. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930 Georgia Non-Indexed Death Certificates, 1928-1930
Death certificates from 1928 to 1930. | More about this collection »

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Georgia State University Archives Georgia State University Archives
Photographs and publications of Georgia State University. | More about this collection »

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Georgia Tech: Telling It Like It Was Georgia Tech: Telling It Like It Was
Videotaped recollections from as early as 1915 concerning Georgia Tech, its campus, and Atlanta town life from the Georgia Tech Archives | More about this collection »

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Georgia Town Films Georgia Town Films
Films shot showing the businesses and people of a town | More about this collection »

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Georgia-related Publications from the Hathi Trust Digital Library Georgia-related Publications from the Hathi Trust Digital Library
Public domain books from leading U.S. research libraries about Georgia from the HathiTrust. | More about this collection »

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Georgia-related Publications from the Internet Archive Georgia-related Publications from the Internet Archive
Public domain materials about Georgia from the Internet Archive. | More about this collection »

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georgia.gov georgia.gov
Official site of Georgia state government | More about this collection »

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GeorgiaInfo GeorgiaInfo
Information about political life and governance in Georgia | More about this collection »

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Gordon County, GA Obituaries Gordon County, GA Obituaries
Newspaper clippings of obituaries and other articles about Gordon County residents from 1800 to 2007 | More about this collection »

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Great Speckled Bird Great Speckled Bird
Issues of the Atlanta-based underground newspaper, The Great Speckled Bird, from 1968 to 1976. | More about this collection »

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Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection
Photographs of Hall County residents, buildings, and events from the late nineteenth century to the present from the collections of the Hall County Library System | More about this collection »

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Harvey Dan Abrams Photographs of Medora Field Perkerson, 1924-1961 Harvey Dan Abrams Photographs of Medora Field Perkerson, 1924-1961
Black-and-white photographs of Georgia author Medora Field Perkerson from 1924 to 1961. | More about this collection »

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Herbert H. Lee Photographs, 1919-1968, undated Herbert H. Lee Photographs, 1919-1968, undated
Photographs from 1919 to 1968 to 1952 of geographic locations, events, and transportation in Atlanta and the state of Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Historic Documents of Georgia Historic Documents of Georgia
Significant state documents from Georgia's history dating from 1732 to 1983 from the collections of the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Historic Postcard Collection Historic Postcard Collection
Postcards depicting historic buildings and landmarks throughout Georgia from the collections of the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Historical Broadsides Historical Broadsides
Over 2,100 broadsides from the 1740s through the 1980s from the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library | More about this collection »

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Historical Images of the Medical College of Georgia Historical Images of the Medical College of Georgia
Images documenting people, places, and activities at the Medical College of Georgia from 1828 to about the 1990s from its Historical Collections and Archives | More about this collection »

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Historical Sketches of the Greater Atlanta Young Women's Christian Association Historical Sketches of the Greater Atlanta Young Women's Christian Association
Historical sketches, essays, and photographs relating to the Greater Atlanta YWCA, 1902-1975 from the Special Collections Department at Emory University. | More about this collection »

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Honors Day Programs Honors Day Programs
This collection contains Honors Day programs from Albany State University dating from 2009 to 2013. | More about this collection »

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Inside ASU Inside ASU
This collection contains newsletters from Albany State University dating from 2009 to 2011. | More about this collection »

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"Integrated in All Respects": Ed Friend's Highlander Folk School Films and the Politics of Segregation "Integrated in All Respects": Ed Friend's Highlander Folk School Films and the Politics of Segregation
Footage of the Highlander Folks School anniversary celebration in 1957 and the subsequent broadside produced by the Georgia Commission on Education from the collections of the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. | More about this collection »

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Jo Beth Garrard Photograph Collection, 1915-1976 Jo Beth Garrard Photograph Collection, 1915-1976
Photographs dated from 1915 to 1976 of Jo Beth Apperson, Atlanta Symphony harpist, as a child, at recitals, and in promotional portraits. | More about this collection »

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Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated
Photographs of Joe McTyre and other Atlanta photojournalists covering prominent individuals in government, business, entertainment, and sports and events in Atlanta from 1889 to 1985 | More about this collection »

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John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings
Oral histories and music from the Georgia Folklore Collection. | More about this collection »

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Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers Joseph Henry Lumpkin Family Papers
Antebellum letters to Callie Lumpkin King, wife of Alabama lawyer and plantation owner Porter King and daughter of Joseph Henry Lumpkin that touch on family life, local and national politics, marriage, and the social life in Athens, Georgia and are from the collections of the Alexander Campbell King Law Library held at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library | More about this collection »

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Joseph Rucker and Clarinda Pendleton Lamar Papers Joseph Rucker and Clarinda Pendleton Lamar Papers
Correspondence of Georgia and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Joseph Rucker Lamar and his wife, Georgia writer and clubwoman Clarinda Pendleton Lamar. | More about this collection »

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The Joyce Joyce Collection The Joyce Joyce Collection
Newspaper clippings, photographs, and book covers from the collections of the Archives at Valdosta State University that relate to the career of Joyce Ann Joyce, African American professor and writer, and her time as a student at Valdosta State College. | More about this collection »

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Kenneth Rogers Photograph Collection Kenneth Rogers Photograph Collection
Black-and-white photographs of Atlanta, Georgia taken and collected by photojournalist Kenneth Rogers. | More about this collection »

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Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976 Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976
A collection from the Georgia State University Library's Special Collections department of over 9,825 photographs taken by the Lane Brothers Commercial Photogrphers that depict life in Atlanta from the 1920s to 1957 | More about this collection »

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Legends of the Dead-Ball Era, 1909-1913 Legends of the Dead-Ball Era, 1909-1913
Childhood baseball card collection of Richard B. Russell, Jr. | More about this collection »

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Leo Frank Clemency File Leo Frank Clemency File
Application for Executive Clemency and supporting documentation filed by Leo Frank from the collections of the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Leo M. Frank v. C. Wheeler Mangum, Sheriff of Fulton County, Georgia Leo M. Frank v. C. Wheeler Mangum, Sheriff of Fulton County, Georgia
Writ of habeas corpus filed by Leo Frank, 1915. | More about this collection »

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The Leona Hudson Collection The Leona Hudson Collection
This collection contains letters and photographs from the time period 1884-2008, collected by Valdosta, Georgia native Leona Hudson and her mother Rosa Strickland, with materials that span at least four generations of their family. Topics include South Georgia history, Valdosta social life, devotional literature, mission work in China, World War II, the Korean War, and world travel. | More about this collection »

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Lester Maddox Photographs, 1934-2000, undated Lester Maddox Photographs, 1934-2000, undated
Black-and-white and color photographs from 1934 to 2000 of the Pickrick restaurant, Lester Maddox's political campaigns for governor, and his inauguration. | More about this collection »

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LGBTQ Collection LGBTQ Collection
Materials documenting the Georgia LGBTQ community. | More about this collection »

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Library of Southern Literature Library of Southern Literature
A wide range of literary works of the American South published before 1924 | More about this collection »

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Living Atlanta oral history collection Living Atlanta oral history collection
Oral history interviews of Atlantans discussing race relations, social life, customs, economic conditions, politics, and government during the twentieth century. | More about this collection »

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Living in Savannah, Volume 1 Living in Savannah, Volume 1
Using photographs, the Living in Savannah scrapbook volume I documents urban poverty and housing conditions in Savannah during 1940 and is from the collections of Armstrong Atlantic University's Lane Library. | More about this collection »

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Living in Savannah, Volume 2 Living in Savannah, Volume 2
The Living in Savannah scrapbook project was designed to increase awareness of the urban poverty in Savannah during 1940 and 1941. Scrapbook volume two contains 130 photographs which focus on economic and living conditions of the people in Savannah, particularly on those of the lower class. | More about this collection »

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Benjamin M. Long Collection Benjamin M. Long Collection
Historic photographs of Carrollton, Georgia, and Mexico City, Mexico from 1907 to the 1970s, from the Special Collections of the University of West Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Louise Jones DuBose Papers Louise Jones DuBose Papers
A history of women in Columbus, Ga. and Civil War era letters | More about this collection »

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Macon Telegraph: Georgia Historic Newspapers Macon Telegraph: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of Macon Telegraph from 1826 to 1908. | More about this collection »

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Manuscripts and Printed Material Manuscripts and Printed Material
Printed materials and manuscripts focusing on Georgia and the South. | More about this collection »

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Marion Johnson Photograph Collection Marion Johnson Photograph Collection
Photographs (primarily black-and-white) taken by Atlanta photojournalist Marion Johnson between 1932 and 1976 that cover politics, the city of Atlanta, sports, and Georgia cities and scenes. | More about this collection »

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Marriage Records from Microfilm Marriage Records from Microfilm
The collection contains marriage records dated from 1806 to 1920 from the following counties: Burke, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Franklin, Glynn, Greene, Hancock, Jackson, Jefferson, Montgomery, Oglethorpe, Richmond, Warren, and Wilkes. | More about this collection »

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Martha Berry Digital Archive Martha Berry Digital Archive
The Martha Berry Digital Archive (MBDA) Project has digitized and made available for public and scholarly use the complete set of documents housed within the Martha Berry Collection at the Berry College Archives. | More about this collection »

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Mercer Cluster: Georgia Historic Newspapers Mercer Cluster: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of the Mercer Cluster from 1920 to 1970. | More about this collection »

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Mill Workers Oral Histories Mill Workers Oral Histories
Oral histories of mill workers from Muscogee County covering the period from the 1930s to 1988 | More about this collection »

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Milledgeville Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers Milledgeville Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of Milledgeville newspapers from 1808 to 1920. | More about this collection »

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Minor Studio Photograph Collection Minor Studio Photograph Collection
Black-and-white photographs of East Point, Georgia taken between 1947 and 1954. | More about this collection »

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Morgan County Marriage Records Morgan County Marriage Records
Searchable database of Morgan County, Georgia marriage records dating from the early 19th to the late 20th century; the database is searchable by the groom's name, bride's name, year, or exact date of marriage. | More about this collection »

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New Georgia Encyclopedia New Georgia Encyclopedia
The New Georgia Encyclopedia provides an authoritative source of information about people, places, events, institutions, and many other topics relating to the state | More about this collection »

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Nineteenth-Century Educational Exhibit Nineteenth-Century Educational Exhibit
Selected documents from the Georgia Historical Society describing nineteenth-century life in the state | More about this collection »

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North American Slave Narratives North American Slave Narratives
Documents the individual and collective story of the African American struggle for freedom and human rights in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. | More about this collection »

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North Georgia College & State University. Library Technology Center in the Internet Archive North Georgia College & State University. Library Technology Center in the Internet Archive
Historic photographs of Dahlonega photograph Lon Bruce and North Georgia College & State University publications. | More about this collection »

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Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections) Oral histories of the American South (Georgia selections)
Georgia-related oral histories from the Southern Oral History Program. | More about this collection »

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Oral History: Veterans History Project Oral History: Veterans History Project
Oral histories of American war veterans who served in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War, the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts, and civilians who served in their support. | More about this collection »

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Papers of Justice Tom C. Clark: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Cases of the U.S. Supreme Court Papers of Justice Tom C. Clark: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Cases of the U.S. Supreme Court
Dockets, drafts of opinions, notes, and conference memorandums for the U.S. Supreme Court desegregation case Heart of Atlanta v. Georgia, and Katzenbach v. McClung. | More about this collection »

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Parade of Progress of Colored Atlanta Film Parade of Progress of Colored Atlanta Film
Film clips from Parade of Progress of Colored Atlanta film. | More about this collection »

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The Patricia Sutherland Georgia State Womans College Scrapbook Collection The Patricia Sutherland Georgia State Womans College Scrapbook Collection
This collection includes the freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior year scrapbooks of Patricia Sutherland, a student at Georgia State Womans College from 1947 to 1950. | More about this collection »

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Pebble Hill Plantation Film Collection Pebble Hill Plantation Film Collection
Home movies dating from 1917 to 1976 documenting life at the Pebble Hill Plantation near Thomasville, Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Planning Atlanta - A New City in the Making, 1930s-1990s Photographs Planning Atlanta - A New City in the Making, 1930s-1990s Photographs
Images depicting city planning efforts in Atlanta during the 20th century./ | More about this collection »

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Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: City Planning Maps Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: City Planning Maps
City planning maps from the City of Atlanta and the Atlanta Regional Commission from the 1930s to the 1990s. | More about this collection »

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Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: Population-Housing Data Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: Population-Housing Data
Forty-nine Population and Housing publications and datasets from the Atlanta Regional Commission | More about this collection »

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Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: Publications Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s: Publications
City planning publications from the Atlanta Regional Commission | More about this collection »

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Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1949 Aerial Mosaic and Photographs Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1949 Aerial Mosaic and Photographs
124 individual aerial photographs of Atlanta in 1949 and a unified mosaic composite of each aerial. | More about this collection »

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Rare Books Online Rare Books Online
Scanned books from the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library covering Georgia history, literature, education, figures, and Native American and African American life in the state | More about this collection »

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Research Atlanta, Inc. Reports Research Atlanta, Inc. Reports
Reports on Atlanta-area public policy from the 1970s to the 2000s. | More about this collection »

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Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898 Robert E. Williams Photographic Collection: African-Americans in the Augusta, Ga. Vicinity (Richmond Co.), circa 1872-1898
Late-nineteenth-century photographs of Augusta-area African American people, places, agriculture, family life, and more from the collections of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library | More about this collection »

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Ross Ingram Photographs, circa 1885-1969, undated, bulk 1964-1969 Ross Ingram Photographs, circa 1885-1969, undated, bulk 1964-1969
Black-and-white photographs taken between 1885 and 1969 of various neighborhoods in Atlanta, Georgia as well as portraits of members of the Weaver and Drake families and some of their extended families. | More about this collection »

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Sally A. Parker Photographs, 1948-1949 Sally A. Parker Photographs, 1948-1949
Black-and-white photographs of geographic locations and people in Atlanta and Decatur, Georgia in 1948 and 1949. | More about this collection »

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Savannah Historic Newspapers Archive Savannah Historic Newspapers Archive
Searchable issues of Savannah newspapers from 1809 to 1880 | More about this collection »

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Savannah Images Project Savannah Images Project
Savannah Images Project consists of a number of data bases, created by teachers and students in history courses, emphasizing the history and cultural background of Savannah and coastal Georgia through images, essays, and other contextual materials. | More about this collection »

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Screven County Genealogy Search Engine Screven County Genealogy Search Engine
Database providing genealogical information about people who resided in or were in some way related to the Screven County, Georgia area; the database is searchable by first and last name. | More about this collection »

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Selections from the Collections of the Tubman African American Museum, 1800-2012 Selections from the Collections of the Tubman African American Museum, 1800-2012
Featured pieces from Macon's Tubman Museum. | More about this collection »

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Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974 Selections from the Records of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, 1924-1974
Black-and-white photographs, annual reports, newsletters, and motion pictures depicting the function of the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation as a health resort and its role in polio treatment research and rehabilitation for the disabled from 1924 to 1974, from the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation. | More about this collection »

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Social Change Collection Social Change Collection
The Social Change Collections documents select social movements, primarily in Georgia. | More about this collection »

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South Georgia Folklife Collection South Georgia Folklife Collection
The South Georgia Folklife Collection includes both published and unpublished materials reflecting ten years of field documentation and public programs from 1996-2006 which document traditional culture drawn primarily from the southern third of Georgia. | More about this collection »

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South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive: Georgia Historic Newspapers
Searchable issues of South Georgia newspapers from 1845 to 1922. | More about this collection »

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Southeastern Native American Documents, 1730-1842 Southeastern Native American Documents, 1730-1842
Over 2,000 documents and images on the history of Native Americans in the Southeastern U.S., letters, legal proceedings, military orders, and more from the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the Museum of the Cherokee, Tennessee State Library & Archives, the Tennessee State Museum, Hoskins Special Collections Library, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and the Frank H. McClung Museum, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville | More about this collection »

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Southern Changes Online: Past Issues of the Southern Regional Council's Journal, Southern Changes Southern Changes Online: Past Issues of the Southern Regional Council's Journal, Southern Changes
Full-text searchable issues of the Southern Regional Council's journal, Southern Spaces from 1982 to 1992 | More about this collection »

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The Southern Homefront, 1861-1865 The Southern Homefront, 1861-1865
Documents Southern life during the Civil War, especially the unsuccessful attempt to create a viable nation state as evidenced in both private and public life. | More about this collection »

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Southline Press, Inc. Photographs Southline Press, Inc. Photographs
Southline Press, Inc. was an Atlanta weekly published from 1985-1988. The collection includes images of political and civic leaders, entertainers, businesses, Atlanta landmarks, and demonstrations related to civil rights and abortion rights. | More about this collection »

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Testimony from Hosea Williams, John Lewis, and Amelia Boynton et al. v. Honorable George C. Wallace, Governor of Alabama et al. Testimony from Hosea Williams, John Lewis, and Amelia Boynton et al. v. Honorable George C. Wallace, Governor of Alabama et al.
Excerpts from the testimony in the 1965 civil rights trial, Williams v. Wallace | More about this collection »

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Thomas Bethune/Thomas Wiggins/Blind Tom Collection Thomas Bethune/Thomas Wiggins/Blind Tom Collection
Sheet music and newspaper articles on Columbus, Georgia's blind, African American pianist and composer, Blind Tom | More about this collection »

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Tina Beatrice Maxey Photograph Collection Tina Beatrice Maxey Photograph Collection
Black-and-white photographs dated from 1910 to 1945 of African American educational institutions in Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Tom Coffin Photographs Tom Coffin Photographs
Photographs of the Georgia counterculture during the 1960s and 1970s. | More about this collection »

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Tracy O'Neal Photographic Collection, 1923-1975 Tracy O'Neal Photographic Collection, 1923-1975
Over 1000 photographs documenting the history and social life of Atlanta, Georgia from 1923 to 1964, including weddings, sports events, portraits, local buildings, companies, the Atlanta labor community, and the Shriners Yaarab Temple, from the collections of Georgia State University's Special Collections | More about this collection »

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Twentieth-Century Educational Exhibit Twentieth-Century Educational Exhibit
Selected documents from the Georgia Historical Society describing twentieth-century life in the state | More about this collection »

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University of Georgia Press Georgia History Ebook Project University of Georgia Press Georgia History Ebook Project
Selected monographs from the University of Georgia Press on the history and culture of Georgia. | More about this collection »

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University of West Georgia Collections in the Internet Archive University of West Georgia Collections in the Internet Archive
Yearbooks, alumni magazines, and course catalogs for the University of West Georgia. | More about this collection »

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Valdosta State College Integration Valdosta State College Integration
This online exhibit summarizes the history of integration at Valdosta State College, and the challenges met by African Americans to integrate Georgia educational institutions. Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, documents, and links to related resources. | More about this collection »

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Valdosta State University Archives Images Valdosta State University Archives Images
Images from the archives of Valdosta State University | More about this collection »

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Van Buren Colley photographs, 1873-1970, undated, (bulk 1953-1970) Van Buren Colley photographs, 1873-1970, undated, (bulk 1953-1970)
Black-and-white photographs from 1873 to 1970 of Fulton County (including Atlanta and more rural areas such as Alpharetta and Adamsville) that feature Catholic life in Atlanta and street scenes. | More about this collection »

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Vanishing Georgia Vanishing Georgia
Historically significant photographs of people, places, and structures from Georgia's past from the Vanishing Georgia Collection at the Georgia Archives | More about this collection »

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Vincent A. Irick Photographs Vincent A. Irick Photographs
Black-and-white photographs and cyanotypes of African Americans in Faceville, Georgia at the turn of the 20th century. | More about this collection »

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Virginia Mary Harrison Virginia Mary Harrison
Images of Georgia State College for Women alumna Mary Virginia Harrison Russell while a student at Georgia State College for Women in the 1940s. | More about this collection »

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Virtual Georgia Virtual Georgia
The Virtual Georgia collection is intended to document the lives of Georgians from all walks of life: their religious and social celebrations, homes, art, architecture, dress, and customs. As the collection grows it will encompass a broader and richer documentation of Georgia life, particularly in the early part of the 21st century. | More about this collection »

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Voices Across the Color Line Oral History Collection, 2005-2006 Voices Across the Color Line Oral History Collection, 2005-2006
Oral histories documenting the Civil Rights movement in Atlanta, Georgia and Saint Augustine, Florida. | More about this collection »

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WALB Newsfilm Collection WALB Newsfilm Collection
Selected raw footage from Albany, Georgia's NBC affiliate, WALB during the Albany Movement, 1961. | More about this collection »

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William Fulmer Hull Photographs William Fulmer Hull Photographs
Photographs of Atlanta taken by Atlanta History Center staff member Bill Hull during the 1990s | More about this collection »

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William Stanford, Sr. Photographs, 1960 William Stanford, Sr. Photographs, 1960
Black-and-white photographs from 1960 of African American college students protesting discriminatory practices at Rich's department store. | More about this collection »

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Women's Events Women's Events
Photographs of Georgia State University's Georgia Women's Movement Project Spring Event. | More about this collection »

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WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection
Newsfilm from WSB-TV, Atlanta, Georgia | More about this collection »

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