Emory University Collections

The Ron Sherman Photographs collection consists of 747 silver gelatin prints by Atlanta photographer Ron Sherman. The photographs document Georgia politics, business, and culture from 1970-1988. Images include political figures, civil rights events, the groundbreaking of the King historic site, the United States Conference of Mayors meeting in 1971, a Ku Klux Klan rally at Stone Mountain, sporting events including the 1974 Hank Aaron home run, and other local Atlanta events.