Atlantic Steel

Collection:
Cortlandt F. Luce, Jr. Photographs, 1948-1988, undated
Title:
Atlantic Steel
Creator:
Luce, Cortlandt F., Jr., 1907-1992
Publisher:
Cortlandt F. Luce Jr. Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1963
Subject:
Mills--Georgia--Atlanta
Steel industry--Georgia--Atlanta
Steel
Buildings--Georgia--Atlanta
Water towers--Georgia--Atlanta
Aerial photographs
Aerial views
Atlantic Steel Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Aerial view of the Atlantic Steel mill (left) in Atlanta, Georgia.
Atlantic Steel was the first steel mill in Georgia. It was founded in 1901 as Atlanta Hoop Company to make cotton bale ties and barrel hoops. It was reorganized into Atlantic Steel Company in 1915 and broadened its product lines over the years. Operations at the plant were discontinued in 1998.
Local Identifier:
VIS 114.04.01
ahc114004001a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Luce/id/73
Rights Holder:
Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Additional Rights Information:
Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
Extent:
35 mm color transparency
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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