William Franklin Slaton

Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Title:
William Franklin Slaton
Creator:
Motes & Moore
Publisher:
Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center
Date of Original:
1850/1916
Subject:
School superintendents--Georgia--Atlanta
Eyeglasses
Mustaches
Portraits
People:
Slaton, William Franklin, 1831-1916
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489924, -84.3902644
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Portait of Mayor William Franklin Slaton, the superintendent of the Atlanta Public Schools from 1879 to 1907, in Atlanta, Georgia.
William Franklin Slaton (1831-1916) was a soldier and long-time educator and school administrator. He joined the Confederate Army as a lieutenant and during his service was promoted to major. After the Civil War, Slaton settled in Georgia. In 1874, he became principal of the Boys' High School in Atlanta and in 1879, he was elected superintendent of the city schools, serving in that capacity for twenty-eight years.
Local Identifier:
VIS 170.1061.001
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/athpc/id/25
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.
Additional Rights Information:
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:
8 x 10 in.
Original Collection:
Atlanta History Photograph Collection
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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