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Alex M. Hitz Papers (Attorney-at-Law)

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0148M

Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, accounts and records, bank statements, plats, assets, trust deeds and appointments, lists of properties, securities and collaterals, powers of attorneys, wills, and other paper's connected with Hitz's work. George E. Merrick, Coral Gables Corporation, and Belleair Estates, Inc., are a few of those he represented.

Dates

  • 1828 - 1892 and 1923 - 1950

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Alex was born May 16, 1889 in Washington, DC, to Florian R. (1865 - 1920) and Clara Hitz (1865 - 1940). Alex moved to Atlanta by 1920, married Elizabeth Crawford (on July 14, 1920), and worked as a real estate agent, an attorney, and as Officer in Charge of the Surveyor General Department of Georgia. Alex died in Fulton County, Georgia on October 29, 1982.

Extent

14 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Other Finding Aids

Unpublished inventory available.

Title
Alex M. Hitz Papers (Attorney-at-Law)
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia Archives Manuscript Collections Repository

Contact:
5800 Jonesboro Rd
Morrow GA 30214 United States