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Adams, Oscar W.

Oscar W. Adams papers, 1910-1978

4.5 linear ft. (9 boxes), 1 bound volume (BV), and 2 oversized papers (OP)

Papers of Oscar W. Adams, African American journalist, newspaper publisher, and a national fraternal leader for the Knights of Pythias including correspondence, financial records, printed material, organizational records, subject files, writings and ephemera.

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

Atlanta Daily World, Inc.

Atlanta Daily World records, 1931-1996

34 linear ft. (34 boxes) and 151 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Records of Atlanta Daily World, Inc., an Atlanta African American newspaper company, including financial records, correspondence, and printed material.

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

Bricktop, 1894-1984.

Bricktop (Ada Beatrice Smith) papers, 1894-1984

2.25 linear ft. (5 boxes)

Papers of international African American cabaret performer and nightclub owner Ada Beatrice "Bricktop" Smith.

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

Bricktop, 1894-1984.

Letters to Jodi Desmond, 1958-1972

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Letters from International caberet performer and nightclub owner Bricktop to Jodi Desmond, written while both were living in Rome, Italy.

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

Brown, Paul E. X., 1910-2007.

Paul E.X. Brown papers, 1946-1986

109.5 linear ft. (112 boxes), 10 oversized papers (OP), and 6 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Papers of Paul E.X. Brown, an African American radio broadcaster and businessman, including subject files, financial records, printed material, photographs and audiovisual material.

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

Devore-Mitchell, Ophelia, 1922-

Ophelia Devore-Mitchell papers

109 linear ft. (109 boxes), 4 oversized papers (OP), 1 extra-oversized paper, and 11 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Papers of Ophelia Devore-Mitchell, an African American model and businesswoman including correspondence, professional papers, publicity materials, printed material, photographs, and audiovisual material.

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

Hanley's Bell Street Funeral Home (Atlanta, Ga.)

Hanley's Bell Street Funeral Home (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1907-1997

61.5 linear ft. (125 boxes), 1 oversized papers box (OP), 12 bound volumes (BV), and 2 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Records of Hanley's Bell Street Funeral Home, an African-American owned Atlanta, Georgia, business, including correspondence, financial records, records relating to funerals, Hanley family papers, printed material, photographs, and objects/memorabilia.

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

Henderson, Freddye Scarborough, 1917-2007.

Freddye Scarborough Henderson papers, circa 1940-1992

2 linear feet (2 boxes), 1 oversized papers box (OP), and 1 oversized bound volume (OBV)

Papers of Freddye Scarborough Henderson, African American travel agent and businesswoman, including correspondence, photographs, printed material, and sound recordings.

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

Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.

Billie Holiday collection, 1953-1981

1 linear feet (2 boxes), 2 oversized papers boxes(OP)

Collection of materials relating to the personal life and career of African American blues singer Billie Holiday, her husband Louis McKay, and her estate.

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

Jones, Paul R. (Paul Raymond), 1928-2010.

Paul R. Jones papers

85 linear ft. (85 boxes) and 5 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Personal papers of Paul R. Jones, including printed material, correspondence, photographs, subject files, and audiovisual material.

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

Lomax, Michael.

Michael Lomax papers, 1772-2010 [bulk 1965-2010]

54.75 linear feet (56 boxes), 5 oversized papers boxes and 5 oversized papers folders (OP), 1 extra-oversized paper (XOP), 3 bound volumes (BV), 2 oversized bound volumes (OBV), AV Masters: 2.5 linear feet (3 boxes), and .25 linear feet born digital material (1 box and 2.1 gigabytes of data)

Papers of African American businessman, educator, and politician Michael Lomax including personal and professional papers, printed material, photographs, audiovisual material, and born digital material.

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

Mouton, W. Otis, 1922-1992.

W. Otis and Felma Mouton papers, circa 1950-1992

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Papers of African American Baptists, W. Otis Mouton and his wife, Felma Mouton, including collected printed material, organizational records, and photographs.

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

Spivey, Victoria.

Victoria Spivey papers, circa 1960-1976

8.75 linear ft. (17 boxes), 4 oversized papers (OP) and 1 bound volume (BV)

Papers of Victoria Spivey, African American blues artist, motion picture actress, and owner of Spivey Records.

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

Sullivan, Leon Howard, 1922-

Leon Howard Sullivan papers, 1939-2001

47.25 linear ft. (93 boxes), 12 oversized papers (OP), 2 oversized bound volumes (OBV), and AV Masters: 1 linear ft.

Papers of African American Baptist minister and civil rights activist Leon Howard Sullivan, including correspondence, organization and subject files, writings, printed material, and audiovisual material.

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

Vodery, Harry A. (Harry Albert), 1914-1986.

Harry A. Vodery papers, 1883-1953

1.5 linear feet (3 boxes) and 1 oversized papers box (OP)

Papers of African American businessman and photographer, Harry A. Vodery, including correspondence, printed material relating to the NAACP, photographs, and publications collected or printed by himself.

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

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