Atlanta Naval Air Station

Collection:
Joseph C. Fisch Photographs, 1954, 1963
Title:
Atlanta Naval Air Station
Creator:
Fisch, Joseph C., 1907-1966
Publisher:
Joseph C. Fisch Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1954
Subject:
Military facilities--Georgia--Chamblee
Airports--Georgia--Chamblee
DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (Chamblee, Ga.)
Naval Air Station (Chamblee, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, DeKalb County, Chamblee, 33.8920469, -84.2988126
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of a runway at the Atlanta Naval Air Station (later named DeKalb-Peachtree Airport) in Chamblee, Georgia.
Camp Gordon was a training camp for the U.S. Army during World War I. The camp opened in 1917 and was located in Chamblee, Georgia, a few miles north of Atlanta. Camp Gordon was the training ground of the 82nd Division, American Expeditionary Forces. The site was home to the Naval Air Station in World War II, and later, DeKalb-Peachtree Airport.
Local Identifier:
VIS 172.010.001
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/JCF/id/42
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 agreements may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
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Extent:
35 mm color transparency
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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