Federal Prison

Collection:
Parker Lowell Photograph Collection, 1949
Title:
Federal Prison
Publisher:
Parker Lowell Photograph Collection, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia
Date of Original:
1949
Subject:
Prisons--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century
Correctional institutions--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century
Public buildings--Georgia--Atlanta
Buildings--Georgia--Atlanta
Federal government--United States
Watchtowers--Georgia--Atlanta
Chimneys--Georgia--Atlanta
Water towers--Georgia--Atlanta
Towers--Georgia--Atlanta
Concrete walls
Lawns--Georgia--Atlanta
United States Penitentiary (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta (Ga.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
black-and-white photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
[further descriptive information on reverse of photograph]
View of the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia looking northeast from the rail road tracks.
federal prison
Atlanta Federal Penitentiary was constructed beginning in 1902 at 601 McDonough Boulevard. The prison is a maximum security male only detention center.
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/PLowell/id/8
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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