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Alfred T. Humphreys photograph collection Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MSS 016.001
Level of Description
Series
Language
English

Dates

  • 1970s-1980s (Creation)

Extents

  • .0525 Linear Feet (Whole)
    One of eight folders in a full legal document box.

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Notes

  • Abstract

    Eight photographs of Athens and Oconee County taken by Alfred T. Humphreys in the late 1970s-early 1980s.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Edna Humphreys.

  • Physical Description

    Good.

  • Preferred Citation

    Alfred T. Humphreys photograph collection, Heritage Room, The Athens-Clarke County Library.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Alfred T. Humphreys died in 1997. His wife donated these photographs to the Athens Welcome Center. Laura Stahler, director of the Welcome Center at the time, gave the photographs to the Heritage Room in 1999. Mrs. Humphreys was contacted in December of 1999 for information about the photographs and at this time stated that the photographs may be freely reproduced.

  • Scope and Contents

    These photographs were taken by Alfred T. Humphreys as part of a class in photography at the University of Georgia at some point in the late 1970s-early 1980s. Each 8 by 10 inches, they show sites in Athens and Oconee County, Georgia. The photographs have been given the following descriptive titles: Brumby-Waddell House with the Federal Building in the background (Dougherty Street, Athens); Federal Building (Hancock Avenue, Athens, Georgia); The Athens Double-Barrelled Cannon, City Hall (College and Hancock Avenues, Athens, Georgia); University of Georgia Arch (Broad Street at College Avenue, Athens, Georgia); Georgia Center for Continuing Education (Lumpkin Street, Athens, Georgia); Georgia Center for Continuing Education (Lumpkin Street, Athens, Georgia), dark exposure; Eagle Tavern Georgia Historical Commission sign (Watkinsville, Oconee County, Georgia); Eagle Tavern (Watkinsville, Oconee County, Georgia).

Instances

  • Type
    Graphic Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    1
    Container 2 Type
    Folder
    Container 2 Indicator
    1

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