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Liberty Bell Parade

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Type: Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Creator: Howe, Fred L., 1857-1903
Title: Liberty Bell Parade
Date: 1895
Description: View of a parade featuring the Liberty Bell as it was transported to the Cotton States and International Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia.

dirt roads; telphone lines; telephone pole

The Cotton States and International Exposition was an event that took place on the Piedmont Exposition grounds in Atlanta, Georgia during the fall of 1895. The Exposition was meant to foster trade between southern states and South American nations and to exhibit the resources of the region to the world. The Piedmont Exposition grounds were eventually purchased by the city of Atlanta and the land is now Piedmont Park.

Subjects: Fairs--Georgia--Atlanta | Parks--Georgia--Atlanta | Exhibitions--Georgia--Atlanta | Commerce--Southern States | Commerce--South America | International trade | Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) | Parades--Georgia--Atlanta | Liberty Bell | Flags--Georgia--Atlanta | Men--Georgia--Atlanta | Boys--Georgia--Atlanta | Children--Georgia--Atlanta | Soldiers--Georgia--Atlanta | Clothing and dress--Georgia--Atlanta | Men's clothing--Georgia--Atlanta | Boys' clothing--Georgia--Atlanta | Children's clothing--Georgia--Atlanta | Military uniforms | Uniforms--Georgia--Atlanta | Hats--Georgia--Atlanta | Bowler hats--Georgia--Atlanta | Horses--Georgia--Atlanta | Harnesses--Georgia--Atlanta | Horse collars--Georgia--Atlanta | Roads--Georgia--Atlanta | Roads, Earth--Georgia--Atlanta | Trees--Georgia--Atlanta | Telephone lines--Georgia--Atlanta | Electric lines--Georgia--Atlanta | Overhead electric lines--Georgia--Atlanta | Electric lines--Poles and towers | Public utilities--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta (Ga.) | Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 2006
Original Material: Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center | 8 x 10 in. silver gelatin print
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/85153-liberty-bell-parade.aspx

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895