Shepherd's Restaurant

Collection:
Boyd Lewis Photographs
Title:
Shepherd's Restaurant
Creator:
Lewis, Boyd, 1944-
Date of Original:
1969/1989
Subject:
African Americans--1970-1980
Women--1970-1980
Restaurants--Georgia--Atlanta
Interiors--Georgia--Atlanta
Waitresses--Georgia--Atlanta
Cash registers
Shepherd's Home Cooked Foods (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, 33.756233, -84.380242
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Butler Street, 33.794186, -84.653821
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of an unidentified waitress at Shepherd's Restaurant on Butler Street (now Jesse Hill Jr. Drive) in Atlanta, Georgia.
E. J. Shepherd (1919-1988) represented District 28 of Fulton County in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1969 to 1974. In 1971, he opened Shepherd's Home Cooked Foods on Butler Street (now Jesse Hill Jr. Drive), which became a popular gathering place for politicians.
Local Identifier:
VIS 101.763.009
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/byd/id/1418
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: MSS 602, Boyd Lewis Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
Extent:
35 mm black and white negative
Original Collection:
Boyd Lewis Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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