Stone Mountain - Atlanta, Georgia

Collection:
Historic Postcard Collection (Georgia Archives)
Title:
Stone Mountain - Atlanta, Georgia
Creator:
Atlanta News Agency
Publisher:
Historic Postcard Collection, RG 48-2-5, Georgia Archives; Historic Postcard Collection, RG 48-2-5, Georgia Archives
Subject:
Stone Mountain (Ga.)--Aerial views
Mountains--Georgia--Stone Mountain
Buildings--Georgia--Stone Mountain
Lakes--Georgia--Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain Memorial State Park (Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, DeKalb County, Stone Mountain, 33.8081608, -84.170196
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Stone Mountain - A monumental memorial to the Confederacy is carved on the side of the mountain depicting the heroic figures of General Robert E. Lee, General Stonewall Jackson and the President of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis. Stone Mountain, the world's greatest monolith, may properly be called the Eighth Wonder of the World. This huge rock has over 16,000,000,000 cubic feet of exposed granite. It is seven miles around the base and seven hundred feet higher than the surrounding plain.
Metadata URL:
http://cdm.georgiaarchives.org:2011/cdm/singleitem/collection/postcard/id/520
Rights Holder:
Postcards published after 1923 may be covered by copyright. The Georgia Archives cannot provide permission to publish.
Additional Rights Information:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Extent:
Visual image
Holding Institution:
Georgia Archives

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