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:
Dwellings--Georgia--Atlanta
Poverty--Georgia--Atlanta
Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Atlanta Housing Authority
African Americans--Housing--Georgia--Atlanta
Slums--Georgia--Atlanta
Streets--Georgia--Atlanta
Apartment houses--Georgia--Atlanta
Outhouses--Georgia--Atlanta
Grady Homes (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Townes Street, 33.939121, -84.353328
Medium:
gelatin silver prints
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
"Looking east on Towne Street."
View of homes on Townes Street near downtown Atlanta that would later be cleared to build Grady Homes.
street scenes; social conditions; substandard housing; public housing
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/27
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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