Mrs. William Gayle photographs, circa 1953 (VIS 121)
This collection contains photographs of the Five Points area of downtown Atlanta, including images of Union Station, the parking deck for Rich’s Department Store, the Carnegie Library, the Forsyth Street Bridge, Atlanta Journal building, Krystal restaurant, the Ivan Allen-Marshall building, Friedman Jewelers, the Western Union building, and the “Coca-Cola clock.” The streets shown include Broad, Alabama, Forsyth, Marietta, Peachtree, Pryor, and Carnegie.
The Mrs. William Gayle photograph collection contains 12 black and white photographic prints, all of which are digitized and available on this database.
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Digitization of this collection is made possible in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.