Sally A. Parker photographs, 1948-1949 (VIS 143)
The photographs in this collection depict geographic locations and people in Atlanta and Decatur, Georgia. Buildings include the Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Hunter Street, the Georgia State Capitol building, Marvin Cemetery (formerly Cold Springs Cemetery), and the residences of William Cobb, Frederick Koch, Edwin W. Marsh, and Augustus Pitt. The collection includes images of the Margaret Mitchell burial plot at Oakland Cemetery. Images of people include Fred Parker, owner of High Rock Dairy Farm, Tommy Coggins, the son of a policeman, an unidentified traffic officer, and on-duty policeman.
The Sally A. Parker photograph collection contains 16 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.