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Carrollton (Ga.) -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

David Andrews photographs

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0089
Overview Photographs taken by David Andrews while he attended West Georgia College.
Dates: 1939-1940

J. A. Aycock family papers

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Identifier: LH-0086
Overview Family papers of J. A. Aycock, Vice President of Mandeville Mills, and his son, J. A. Aycock Jr., founder of Aycock Gin, Inc.
Dates: 1880-1954

Carroll County, Georgia photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0028
Overview This collection contains photographs and photographic negatives of Carroll County, Georgia. Most depict Carrollton, Georgia at the turn of the twentieth century and include scenery such as Adamson Square and the Fourth District A & M School.
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1860-1971; bulk 1860-1971

Carrollton Garden Club records

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0097
Overview This collection contains materials related to the history of the Carrollton Garden Club from its organization in 1928 to 1984.
Dates: 1928-1984

Carrollton Historic Preservation Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0007
Overview The Carrollton Historic Preservation Commission first met on May 22, 1987. The five original commissioners were Steve McCutcheon, John Burson, Cherie Stoddard, Susan Ingle, and Jimmy Tuggle. The Carrollton Historic Preservation Commission was a local city government project that adhered to federal guidelines concerning historic buildings and historic districts. It quickly became a local government entity that interacted with the citizenry concerning historic homes.
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1983-1993; bulk 1983-1993

Carrollton Junior Woman’s Club records

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Identifier: LH-0058
Overview Materials of the Carrollton Junior Woman’s Club, a community outreach organization focused on creating programs that recognize and help individuals in the Carrollton area.
Dates: 1949-1971

Carrollton Regional Juried Art Exhibition records

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Identifier: LH-0048
Overview Materials of the annual Carrollton Regional Juried Art Exhibition which was held at Neva Lomason Memorial Library in Carrollton.
Dates: 1984-1987

CBS Records collection

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0032
Overview In 1978, CBS Records announced it would open a manufacturing plant in Carrollton, Georgia. With its proximity to a major interstate, an airport, and railroads, Carrollton was an ideal location for a plant. Even more appealing to CBS Records was the lack of a strong union presence. Controversy over their hiring practices erupted, especially after the Terra Haute, Indiana plant was closed. The plant in Carrollton, which was the largest recorded-music manufacturing plant in the world, closed in...
Dates: 1978-1996

Crider Family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0036
Overview This collection consists of nine cartes de visite and cabinet cards, along with a remembrance card for S.M. Crider. Other people represented here are Benjamin H. Crider and Bertha Dewberry.
Dates: 1886-1891

Daughters of the American Revolution, McIntosh Reserve Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0051
Overview The local Carrollton chapter of the D.A.R., the McIntosh Reserve, was started on April 1, 1914 and disbanded in October of 1918.
Dates: 1914-1919