Atlanta Municipal Airport

Collection:
Minor Studio Photograph Collection
Title:
Atlanta Municipal Airport
Publisher:
Minor Studio Photograph Collection, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1949
Subject:
Airports--Georgia--Atlanta
Airplanes--1940-1950
Aircraft--Georgia--Atlanta
Airfields
Transportation--Georgia--Atlanta
Delta Air Lines
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 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 138.06.01
ahc138006001a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/minorstudio/id/4
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:
8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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