Atlanta Municipal Airport

Collection:
Cortlandt F. Luce, Jr. Photographs, 1948-1988, undated
Title:
Atlanta Municipal Airport
Creator:
Luce, Cortlandt F., Jr., 1907-1992
Publisher:
Cortlandt F. Luce, Jr. Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1949-08-17
Subject:
Airplanes--1940-1950
Aircraft--Georgia--Atlanta
Laborers--Georgia--Atlanta
Correspondence
Airports--Georgia--Atlanta
Uniforms--1940-1950
Air mail service--Georgia--Atlanta
Delta Air Lines
United States Postal Service
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.)
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of airline baggage and mail handlers loading mail onto a Delta Airline plane at the Atlanta Municipal Airport (now Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport) in Atlanta, Georgia.
Originally named Candler Field, after Asa Candler, the airport in Atlanta was renamed Atlanta Municipal Airport in 1929. In 1971 the airport was renamed William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport and in 2003 it was renamed again as Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
Local Identifier:
VIS 114.94.01
ahc114094001a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Luce/id/5
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:
11 x 14 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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