Scrapbook, Dalton, Ga. Bedspread Center of the World, Dalton, Georgia, 1948-1949

Collection:
Scrapbook, Dalton, Ga. Bedspread Center of the World, Dalton, Georgia, 1948-1949
Title:
Scrapbook, Dalton, Ga. Bedspread Center of the World, Dalton, Georgia, 1948-1949
Creator:
Matthews, Ellie
Martin, Mary
Champion Home Town Steering Committee
Contributor to Resource:
Georgia Power Company
Lion's Club (Dalton, Georgia)
Publisher:
Champion Home Town Steering Committee
Date of Original:
1948-11-01/1949-11-01
Subject:
City promotion--Georgia--Dalton
Place marketing--Georgia--Dalton
Competitions--Georgia
Municipal government--Public relations--Georgia--Dalton
Economic development projects--Georgia--Dalton
Commerce--Georgia--Dalton
Location:
United States, Georgia, Whitfield County, Dalton, 34.770207, -84.969510
Medium:
Scrapbooks
Type:
StillImage
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
In this scrapbook created October 1949, local Dalton boosters compete to win the Georgia Power Company's Champion Home Town Contest. Created under the umbrella of Dalton's ad hoc Champion Home Town Steering Committee, the scrapbook was one of several documents, reports, and exhibits submitted for evaluation by the Georgia Power Company. The scrapbook includes photographs, newspaper clippings, original illustrations, and typescript documents created by club and civic community leaders to illustrate progress in the following categories: business and industry, health and sanitation, education, tourism and recreation, agriculture, municipal development, advertising and publicity, transportation, and housing and civic improvement.
Local Identifier:
csb.pdf
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:zgk_text_csb
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:zgk_text_csb
Language:
eng
Original Collection:
Dalton-Whitfield County Library History Collection
Holding Institution:
Dalton-Whitfield County Library
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