Grady Homes area

Collection:
Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, 1940-1942
Title:
Grady Homes area
Publisher:
Atlanta Housing Authority Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA
Date of Original:
1940
Subject:
Poverty--Georgia--Atlanta
Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta Housing Authority
African Americans--Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Slums--Georgia--Atlanta
Streets--Georgia--Atlanta
Electric lines--Poles and towers
Street signs--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobiles--Georgia--Atlanta
Signs and signboards--Georgia--Atlanta
Men--Georgia--Atlanta
Horse-drawn vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Advertising--Soft drinks--Georgia--Atlanta
Coca Cola (Trademark)--Georgia--Atlanta
African American men--Georgia--Atlanta
Grady Homes (Atlanta, Ga.)
Stores, Retail--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta (Ga.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Decatur Street, 33.749981, -84.377901
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Bell Street, 33.751926, -84.37951
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
"Corner of Decatur and Bell streets."
View of a commercial section of Decatur Street and Bell Street near downtown Atlanta, Georgia that would later be cleared to build Grady Homes.
street scenes; social conditions; substandard housing; public housing; horse-drawn carriage; frank cohen; house of bargains; red rock cola; coca cola
Grady Homes was a public housing development built in 1942 to accommodate poor African American families. Located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, Grady Homes was demolished in 2005 and replaced with mixed-income housing.
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/AHA/id/21
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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