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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Title: Atlanta Municipal Airport
Date: 1965
Description: View of unidentified air patrol officers for Pan American Jet at Atlanta Municipal Airport (now Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport) in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 107.13.01

Originally named Candler Field, after Asa Candler, the airport in Atlanta was renamed Atlanta Municipal Airport in 1929. In 1971 the airport was renamed William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport and in 2003 it was renamed again as Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Local identification number: ahc107013001a.jpg

Subjects: People--Georgia--Atlanta | Uniforms--1960-1970 | Men--1960-1970 | Airports--Georgia--Atlanta | Airport terminals--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) | Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (Atlanta, Ga.) | Pan American World Airways, Inc. | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta GA 30305, 2006
Original Material: 4 x 5 in. black and white negative | Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia., Atlanta History Center
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://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/DeltaAir,111

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Delta Air Lines Public Relations Department Photographs of Atlanta, Georgia, 1953-1972