VIS 163.03.01 Atlanta Fulton County Stadium

Atlanta Fulton County Stadium

Title Atlanta Fulton County Stadium
Photographer Burch, Buford;
Description View of a motorcycle police officer in front of Atlanta Stadium (later named Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium) in Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Sports & recreation facilities--Georgia--Atlanta
Social & civic facilities--Georgia--Atlanta
Law enforcement officers--Georgia--Atlanta
Corporate Name Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1970
Date Digital 2006
Type 35 mm color transparency;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 163.03.01
Collection Buford Burch Photographs
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 Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium was built in 1965 and was the home of the National League Atlanta Braves baseball team from 1966-1996, and the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League from 1966-1991. Until it was demolished in 1997, the facility was located near downtown Atlanta, and was known as Atlanta Stadium until 1975.
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