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Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special

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Type: Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Creator: Abananza Studios (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special
Date: 1908 June 19
Description: View of Union Station in Atlanta, Georgia as the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special passenger train is welcomed by a crowd of people.


The Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special was the first regular passenger train of the Atlanta Division of the Atlanta, Birmingham and Atlantic Railroad.

Subjects: Railroads--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Railroad trains--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Railroad stations--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Railroad travel--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Railroad cars--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Transportation--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Railroad passenger cars--Atlanta--Georgia | Railroads--Buildings and structures--Georgia--Atlanta | Travelers--Georgia--Atlanta | Locomotives--Georgia--Atlanta | Steam locomotives--Georgia--Atlanta | Railroad tracks--Georgia--Atlanta | Railroad ties--Georgia--Atlanta | Railroad rails--Georgia--Atlanta | Railroad switches--Georgia--Atlanta | Crowds--Georgia--Atlanta | Cities and towns--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Atlanta | Men--Georgia--Atlanta | Clothing and dress--Georgia--Atlanta | Railroad companies | Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Company | Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special (Railroad locomotive) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center, 2006
Original Material: 8 x 10 in. sepia toned silver gelatin print | Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Photograph Collection, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Ga.
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U. S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/store/Products/80705-atlanta-chamber-of-commerce-special.aspx

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Photograph Collection