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Atlanta Fulton County Stadium

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Type: Color transparencies | StillImage
Creator: Burch, Buford
Title: Atlanta Fulton County Stadium
Date: 1970
Description: View of a motorcycle police officer in front of Atlanta Stadium (later named Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium) in Atlanta, Georgia.

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.

Subjects: Sports--Georgia--Atlanta | Parking lots--Georgia--Atlanta | Football--Georgia--Atlanta | Baseball--Georgia--Atlanta | Stadiums--Georgia | Baseball stadiums--Georgia--Atlanta | Football stadiums--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta Braves (Baseball team) | Atlanta Falcons (Football team) | Police--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta (Ga.). Police Dept. | Motorcycles--Georgia--Atlanta | Automobiles--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 2006
Original Material: 1 transparency : col. ; 35 mm. | Buford Burch Photographs, 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/83041-atlanta-fulton-county-stadium.aspx

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Buford Burch Photographs, 1969-1974