Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel

Collection:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, 1889-1985, undated
Title:
Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel
Creator:
McTyre, Joe
Publisher:
Joe McTyre Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1975
Subject:
Construction equipment
Construction--Georgia--Atlanta
Hotels--Georgia--Atlanta
Stores and shops--Georgia--Atlanta
Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Aerial photographs
Aerial views
Cities and towns--Georgia
Cityscapes
Buildings--Georgia--Atlanta
Automobiles--1970-1980
Building construction--Georgia--Atlanta
Trucks--1970-1980
Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of the construction of the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel was designed and built by John Portman & Associates and completed in 1976. When it was built it was the tallest hotel in the world standing at 73 floors or 723 ft. The Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel is located on Peachtree Street on the former location of the Henry Grady Hotel which was demolished to make way for the Westin.
Local Identifier:
VIS 106.28.04
ahc106028004a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/McTyre/id/110
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:
2 1/4 in. or smaller black and white negative
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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