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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 the private car of Mr. Atkinson, the president of the Atlanta Birmingham and Atlantic Railroad Company in an unidentified area of Georgia.


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--History--20th century | Railroad trains--Georgia--History--20th century | Railroad travel--Georgia--History--20th century | Transportation--Georgia--History--20th century | Private railroad cars--Georgia--History--20th century | Railroad passenger cars--Georgia | Railroad companies | Railroads--Employees | Travelers--Georgia | African American men | Railroad tracks--Georgia | Railroad ties--Georgia | Railroad rails--Georgia | Railroad companies | Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad Company | Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Special (Railroad locomotive) | Georgia
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/80701-atlanta-chamber-of-commerce-special.aspx

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