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
African American men--Georgia--Atlanta
Wrecking--Georgia--Atlanta
Construction workers--Georgia--Atlanta
Employees--Georgia--Atlanta
Building--Georgia--Atlanta
Building sites--Georgia--Atlanta
Apartment houses--Georgia--Atlanta
African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta
John Hope Homes (Atlanta, Ga.)
Hope, John, 1868-1936
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, West End, 33.7406626, -84.4274282
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, McDaniel Street, 33.734421, -84.401668
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
"Looking north toward McDaniel Street. Houses across street are not in project."
View of houses near McDaniel Street undergoing demolition to make way for John Hope Homes in the West End neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia.
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/124
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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