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Georgia Building (Interior)

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Type: Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Creator: Howe, Fred L., 1857-1903
Title: Georgia Building (Interior)
Date: 1895
Description: 959 Georgia Building

View of an exhibit inside the Georgia Building which stood during the Cotton States and International Exposition in Piedmont Park near Atlanta, Georgia.

The Cotton States and International Exposition was an event that took place during the fall of 1895 in Piedmont Park just outside of Atlanta, Georgia. 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. In 1904, the city of Atlanta purchased Piedmont Park from the Piedmont Park Exposition Company and extended the city limits north to include the park.

Subjects: Fairs--Georgia--Atlanta | Parks--Georgia--Atlanta | Exhibitions--Georgia--Atlanta | Commerce--Southern States | Commerce--South America | International trade | Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.)--History--19th century | Atlanta (Ga.)--History--19th century | Georgia--History--19th century | Milledgeville (Ga.)--History--19th century | Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.) | Piedmont Park (Atlanta, Ga.)--Buildings | Exhibition buildings--Georgia--Atlanta | Buildings--Georgia--Atlanta | Temporary structures (Building) | Cotton States Exposition (1895 : Atlanta, Ga.)--Buildings | Atlanta (Ga.)--Buildings, structures, etc. | Architecture--Georgia--Atlanta--History--19th century | Georgia State Building (Cotton States Exposition, 1895, Atlanta, Ga.) | Arches--Georgia--Atlanta | Devices (Heraldry)--Georgia | Georgia College--History--19th century | Georgia College & State University--History--19th century | Universities and colleges--Georgia--History--19th century | Universities and colleges--Georgia--Milledgeville--History--19th century | Banners--Georgia--Atlanta | Storage jars--Georgia--Atlanta | Palms--Georgia--Altanta | Gold--Georgia--Atlanta | Decoration and ornament--Georgia--Atlanta | Exhibit booths--Georgia--Atlanta | Agriculture--Georgia | Maps--Africa | Maps--South America | Maps--North America | Indoor photography--Georgia--Atlanta | Glass containers--Georgia--Atlanta | Bottles--Georgia--Atlanta | Signs and signboards--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
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.
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Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Fred L. Howe 1895 Cotton States and International Exposition Photographs, 1895