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North Fulton Park

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Type: Photographs | StillImage
Creator: Fisch, Joseph C., 1907-1966
Title: North Fulton Park
Date: 1954
Description: View of a building which once housed an almshouse known as Haven Home but later housed Galloway School in Chastain Park, which is located in the Buckhead area of Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 172.098.006

Chastain Park was developed beginning in the early 1940s. Originally named North Fulton Park, it was later renamed after Fulton County Commissioner Troy Chastain in 1946. The park currently contains a golf course, baseball fields, a horse park, picnic areas, and an amphitheater.

Local identification number: ahc172098006a.jpg

Subjects: Almshouses--Georgia--Atlanta | Parks--Georgia--Atlanta | Schools--Georgia--Atlanta | North Fulton Park (Atlanta, Ga.) | Chastain Park (Atlanta, Ga.) | Haven Home (Atlanta, Ga.) | Galloway School (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Wieuca Road (Atlanta, Ga.) | Buckhead (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,91

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