Alexander D. and Nellie Marie Hamilton

Prominent Atlanta builder Alexander D. Hamilton poses for a portrait with his wife, Nellie Marie Cook Hamilton, circa 1900. Hamilton and his father, Alexander Hamilton, formed the contracting firm Alexander Hamilton and Son in 1890.

Courtesy of Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries