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Seven hundred block, Broad Street, Augusta, Ga.

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Type: Picture postcards | StillImage
Title: Seven hundred block, Broad Street, Augusta, Ga.
Date: 1900-1914
Description: Postcard image from the turn of the twentieth century looking west at the south side of the 700 block of Broad Street in Augusta, Georgia. Electric power lines, commercial buildings, and the Confederate Monument appear in the image. As Augusta's business and commercial center at the turn of the twentieth century, Broad Street featured such buildings as the King, Dorr's, and Montgomery buildings. In 1875 the Ladies Memorial Association chose the 700 block of Broad Street as the location for the Confederate Monument.

Front of postcard: "13379."

Original postcard scanned and described by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO.

Subjects: Broad Street (Augusta, Ga.) | Streets--Georgia--Augusta | Augusta (Ga.)--Commerce | Commercial buildings--Georgia--Augusta | Confederate Monument (Augusta, Ga.) | Soldiers' monuments--Southern States | Electric lines--Poles and towers--Pictorial works | Augusta (Ga.) | Richmond County (Ga.)
Contributors: East Central Georgia Regional Library (Augusta, Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga.] : Digital Library of Georgia, 2005
Original Material: Seven hundred block, Broad Street, Augusta, Ga. New York ; Berlin : Souvenir Post Card Co., [between 1900 and 1914] | Picturing Augusta: historic postcards from the collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [title of postcard], Augusta and Environs Picture Post Cards in Color, East Central Central Georgia Regional Library, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Related Materials: Forms part of: Picturing Augusta: historic postcards from the collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hagp/id:aep008

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
East Central Georgia Regional Library (Augusta, Ga.)
Collection Information: Picturing Augusta: Historic Postcards from the Collection of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System