Tallulah Gorge State Park

Collection:
Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company Photographs, 1961-1962, undated
Title:
Tallulah Gorge State Park
Creator:
Carter, Carolyn
Publisher:
Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1940/1965
Subject:
Mountains--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
Rivers--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
Dams--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
Hydroelectric power--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
Water power--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
State parks and reserves--Georgia--Tallulah Falls
Location:
United States, Georgia, Habersham County, Tallulah Falls, 34.7306498, -83.3943316
United States, Georgia, Rabun County, 34.8816822, -83.4021366
United States, Georgia, Tallulah Falls, Tallulah Gorge State Park, 34.740122, -83.390468
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of Tallulah River just before the dam in Tallulah Gorge State Park, Tallulah Falls, Georgia.
Tallulah Gorge became a state park in 1992, previously the gorge had been a tourist attraction. Georgia Power built a dam across the river in 1913, and began power generation there in 1914.
Local Identifier:
VIS 112.60.01
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/ATLBlue/id/40
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:
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Extent:
8 x 10 in. black and white print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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