Warm Springs

Collection:
Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company Photographs, 1961-1962, undated
Title:
Warm Springs
Publisher:
Atlanta Blue Print and Graphics Company Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1940/1965
Subject:
Springs--Georgia--Warm Springs
Poliomyelitis--Georgia--Warm Springs
Historic buildings--Georgia--Warm Springs
Historic sites--Georgia--Warm Springs
Presidents--United States
Tourism--Georgia--Warm Springs
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Little White House (Warm Springs, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Meriwether County, Warm Springs, 32.8904081, -84.6810381
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of the Little White House at Warm Springs, Georgia.
Warm Springs, Georgia became known as a resort town during the 19th century. Franklin Delano Roosevelt vacationed at the springs to improve his health and he founded a rehabilitation center, the Georgia Warm Springs Foundation, now the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, for polio victims at the springs. In 1945 Roosevelt died while at his retreat, known as "The Little White House," located in Warm Springs Georgia.
Local Identifier:
VIS 112.68.01
ahc112068001a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/ATLBlue/id/50
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:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Extent:
8 x 10 in. black and white print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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