Local Politicians

Highlighting Atlanta’s pre-1954 mayors, councilmen, and aldermen.

J. Lee Barnes (1871–1949). Sixth Ward Alderman: 1915, 1916, 1917.

Huss Melanchthon Beutell (1849–1919). Fifth Ward Councilman: 1887, 1888; Fifth Ward Alderman: 1900, 1907, 1908, 1909.

Philip Breitenbucher (1842–1916). Fifth Ward Councilman: 1903, 1904.

James R. Crew (1823–1865). Second Ward Councilman: 1860, 1861, 1862.

Charles Howard Girardeau (1861–1928). Second Ward Alderman: 1903, 1904, 1905.

James E. Gullatt (1831–1891). Fourth Ward Councilman: 1863, 1864, 1867.

Elias Haiman (1843–1914). Fifth Ward Councilman: 1883, 1884.

Malvern Hill (1864–1913). Seventh Ward Councilman: 1901, 1902.

Paschal House (1809–aft. 1884). Councilman: 1851, 1854.

Thomas Dick Longino (1846–1947). Seventh Ward Councilman: 1900, 1901, 1908; Seventh Ward Alderman: 1902, 1903, 1904; Mayor Pro Tem: 1904.

Samuel R. McCamy (1814–1874). Fifth Ward Councilman: 1869.

Daniel McSheaffrey (1810–1855). Councilman: 1851.

Fletcher Johnson Spratling (1857–1934). Seventh Ward Councilman: 1908, 1909; Seventh Ward Alderman: 1911, 1912, 1913.


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