The Tracy W. O'Neal Collection consists of about 31,500 4x5 inch acetate negatives which are housed in 10,814 envelopes. The collection spans the years 1923 to 1975 with the bulk of the negatives dating from 1950 to 1974. Some of the images are copy negatives of photographs which date as early as 1889.
The collection documents the history and social life of Atlanta, Georgia through images of organizations, events, facilities, and portraits. Notable are images of companies, the Atlanta labor community, local buildings, weddings, sports, and the Shriners Yaarab Temple.
This online collection also includes an inventory of unscanned negatives in the Lane Brothers photographic collection.