EMMERICH, CHARLES O., 1902-1967.
Charles O. Emmerich scrapbook, 1960-1964

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322



Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8z8h3

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emmerich, Charles O., 1902-1967.
Title: Charles O. Emmerich scrapbook, 1960-1964
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 517
Extent: 1 oversized papers folder (OP)
Abstract:Scrapbook of Charles O. Emmerich, Atlanta politician and civic leader, relating to DeKalb County.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Gift, 1968.


[after identification of item(s)], Charles O. Emmerich scrapbook, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


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Collection Description

Biographical Note

Charles O. Emmerich, politician and civic leader, was born May 7, 1902, in McComb, Pike County, Mississippi, and died June 27, 1967, in Atlanta, Georgia. He originally came to Atlanta with the National Youth Administration (Regional Director 1942-1943); then was with the United States Civil Service (Regional Chief, 1944-1945; Deputy Regional Director, 1946-1948); was the Emory University business manager (1948-1960); chairman of the DeKalb County Commission (1960-1964); and held offices in several county, regional, and national university and governmental associations.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a scrapbook of printed materials concerning DeKalb County (1960-1964) maintained by Charles O. Emmerich. Subjects covered include government, history, zoning, businesses, construction, finances, education, and advertising.

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OP1 - Scrapbook, 1960-1964