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Atlantic Steel Company

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Creator: Fisch, Joseph C., 1907-1966
Title: Atlantic Steel Company
Date: 1954
Description: View of the corporate office of the Atlantic Steel Company, Warehouse Division of 575 14th Street in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 172.012.001

Atlantic Steel was the first steel mill in Georgia. It was founded in 1901 as Atlanta Hoop Company to make cotton bale ties and barrel hoops. It was reorganized into Atlantic Steel Company in 1915 and broadened its product lines over the years. Operations at the plant were discontinued in 1998.

Local identification number: ahc172012001a.jpg

Subjects: Industrial facilities--Georgia--Atlanta | Business enterprises--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlantic Steel Company (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | 14th Street (Atlanta, 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,46

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