VIS 170.867.001 Asa Griggs Candler Residence

Asa Griggs Candler Residence

Title Asa Griggs Candler Residence
Photographer Unknown
Description View of the exterior of the residence of Asa Griggs Candler, the founder of the Coca-Cola Company, on Ponce de Leon Avenue in Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Ponce de Leon Avenue (Atlanta, Ga.)
Subject Houses--Georgia--Atlanta
Facades--Georgia--Atlanta
Personal Name Candler, Asa Griggs, 1851-1929--Homes & haunts--Georgia--Atlanta
Date Original undated
Date Digital 2009
Type 7 x 9 in. sepia tone silver gelatin print
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 170.867.001
Collection Atlanta History 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 Asa Griggs Candler was a business man who made most of his money owning the Coca-Cola Company. Candler also founded the Central Bank and Trust Company, and donated a great deal of money to the Methodist Church, and Emory University. He built the Candler building in 1906, and in 1916 became Atlanta's Mayor.
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