VIS 166.67.01 Terminal Hotel Fire

Terminal Hotel Fire

Title Terminal Hotel Fire
Photographer Unknown
Description View of the interior of the Terminal Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia after a fire.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject Hotels--Georgia--Atlanta
Fires--Georgia--Atlanta
Disasters--Georgia--Atlanta
Rescue work--Georgia--Atlanta
Rescue workers--Georgia--Atlanta
Corporate Name Atlanta Fire Department (Atlanta, Ga.)
Terminal Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.)
Date Original 1938
Date Digital 2006
Type 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print;
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 166.67.01
Collection Steve B. Campbell Atlanta Fire Department Photographs
Related Collections MSS 587, Steve B. Campbell Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
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 Terminal Hotel was located on Spring Street and built in 1908. On May 16, 1938 an explosion in the basement or the kitchen started a fire which destroyed the building, and killed 34 people.
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