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African Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Highlight Magazine, 2019-2022

 Series — Box 1: Series MSS 010.015 [Barcode: 31001005174157], Folder: 1
Collection number: MSS 010.015

Issues of the Athens-based Highlight Magazine.

Dates: 2019-2022

Image Magazine, 1977-1980

 Series — Box 1: Series MSS 010.005 [Barcode: 31001005174108], Folder: 1-2
Collection number: MSS 010.005

Most issues of the Athens-based Image Magazine.

Dates: 1977-1980

Jennie L. Mattox collection

Collection number: 2020-004-001

Collection of dry plates

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31001005175527], Carton: 1-16
Collection number: MSS-027

Sixteen exposed dry plates featuring pictures of African American families and individuals, the tombstone of Crawford W. Long, and three persons in front of a dam and mill pond.

Dates: ca. 1920

Moore's Ford Memorial Committee collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31001005175378], Folder: 1-12
Collection number: MSS-061

The collection pertains to the Moore’s Ford Memorial Committee, which operated in Clarke, Oconee, and Walton counties from 1997 to 2004 in response to renewed interest in the 1946 Moore’s Ford lynching. The collection contains meeting minutes and agendas that detail Committee efforts such as annual scholarships and a memorial service for the victims of the lynching; and documents pertaining to the Georgia Historical Society marker at the location of the lynching.

Dates: 1992-2004; Majority of material found within 1997-2003

Records of the Athens branch of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31001005173381], Folder: 1-4
Collection number: MSS-068

The records of the Athens branch of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History includes minutes, flyers, the charter, and photographs. This is an ongoing collection.

Dates: 2017-2020

Jennie L. Mattox collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31001005173373], Folder: 1
Collection number: MSS-070

Items donated by the family of Jennie L. Mattox commemorating her work for the community.

Dates: 2019

Zebra Magazine, 1993-2004

 Series — Box 1: Series MSS 010.009 [Barcode: 31001005174124], Folder: 1-2
Collection number: MSS 010.009

Issues of the Athens-based Zebra magazine.

Dates: 1993-2004