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Atlanta Federal Penitentiary

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Creator: Fisch, Joseph C., 1907-1966
Title: Atlanta Federal Penitentiary
Date: 1954
Description: View looking south at the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 172.007.001

Atlanta Federal Penitentiary was constructed beginning in 1902 at 601 McDonough Boulevard. The prison is a maximum security male only detention center.

Local identification number: ahc172001007a.jpg

Subjects: Government facilities--Georgia--Atlanta | Prisons--Georgia--Atlanta | Water tanks--Georgia--Atlanta | United States Penitentiary (Atlanta, Ga.) | 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, 2008
Original Material: 35 mm color transparency | Joseph C. Fisch Photographs, 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 agreements may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/JCF,40

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Joseph C. Fisch Photographs, 1954, 1963