John Hope Homes area

Collection:
Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, 1940-1942
Title:
John Hope Homes area
Publisher:
Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA
Date of Original:
1940
Subject:
Dwellings--Georgia--Atlanta
Poverty--Georgia--Atlanta
Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta Housing Authority
African Americans--Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Slums--Georgia--Atlanta
Streets--Georgia--Atlanta
Public housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Automobiles--Georgia--Atlanta
Apartment houses--Georgia--Atlanta
John Hope Homes (Atlanta, Ga.)
University Homes (Atlanta, Ga.)
Hope, John, 1868-1936
Location:
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Larkin Street, 33.748019, -84.406719
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, West End, 33.7406626, -84.4274282
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
"Looking west on Larkin Street. Note University Homes in background."
View of homes on Larkin Street in the West End neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia that were later cleared to build John Hope Homes.
street scenes; social conditions; substandard housing; public housing
John Hope Homes was a public housing development built in 1940 in the West End area of Atlanta, Georgia next to University Homes. The units were built for African American residents.
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/AHA/id/101
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
1 photograph : b&w ; 4 x 5 in.
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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