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Jackson, Maynard

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: Jackson, Maynard
Date: 1987
Description: Portrait of Atlanta Mayor, Maynard Jackson.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.200

Maynard Jackson was elected as the first African American mayor of Atlanta, Georgia in 1974. He served three terms, two from 1974-1982 and another from 1990-1994. During his time in office he helped to remodel Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport, which was renamed as Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport after his death in 2003.

Local identification number: ahc158001200a.jpg

Subjects: African Americans--1980-1990 | African Americans | Politicians | Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003--Portrait | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Georgia
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305, 2009
Original Material: Southline Press, Inc. 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 agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/southline,113

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Southline Press, Inc. Photographs