VIS 103.02.10 Ponce de Leon Park

Ponce de Leon Park

Title Ponce de Leon Park
Photographer Unknown
Description Interior view of Ponce de Leon Park in Atlanta, Georgia during an Atlanta Crackers baseball game.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Sports--Georgia--Atlanta
Sports & recreation facilities--Georgia--Atlanta
Personal Name Spiller, Rell Jackson
Corporate Name Ponce de Leon Park (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta Crackers (Baseball team)
Date Original circa 1956
Date Digital 2006
Type 2 1/4 in. or smaller color transparency
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 103.02.10
Collection Atlanta Crackers Photograph Collection
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes Ponce de Leon Park was built in 1907, it burned down in 1923, and was rebuilt by Rell Jackson Spiller in 1923. It was a minor league facility and home to the Atlanta Crackers until 1965 when they moved to the newly built Atlanta Stadium. Ponce de Leon Park was torn down in 1966.
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