Maynard Jackson

Collection:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated
Title:
Maynard Jackson
Creator:
McTyre, Joe
Date of Original:
1975
Subject:
Natural phenomena--Georgia--Atlanta
Natural disasters
Floods--Georgia--Atlanta
Streams--Georgia--Atlanta
Bridges--Georgia--Atlanta
Mayors--Georgia--Atlanta
Press--Georgia--Atlanta
Streets--Georgia--Atlanta
Roads--Georgia--Atlanta
Cameras
Clothing and dress--1970-1980
People:
Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Peachtree Creek, 33.8267716, -84.4549296
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, Buckhead, 33.837266, -84.406761
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, Sagamore Drive, 33.821757, -84.40576
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, Woodward Way, 33.820307, -84.40432
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of Atlanta Mayor Maynard Jackson being interviewed at the intersection of Sagamore Drive and Woodward Way in Buckhead where Peachtree Creek had flooded the surrounding neighborhood.
Maynard Jackson was elected as the first African American mayor of Atlanta, Georgia in 1974. He served three terms, two from 1974-1982 and another from 1990-1994. During his time in office he helped to remodel Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport, which was renamed as Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport after his death in 2003.
Local Identifier:
VIS 106.04.19
ahc106004019a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/McTyre/id/10
Additional Rights Information:
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.
Extent:
1 negative : black-and-white ; 35 mm
Original Collection:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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