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Peachtree Road Race

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: Peachtree Road Race
Date: 1986
Description: View of particpants starting the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.20.04

The Peachtree Road Race was started by the Atlanta Track Club in 1970. The race is run on Peachtree Street from Lenox Square to 10th street, on the Fourth of July each year. It is currently the largest 10k race in the world.

Local identification number: ahc158020004a.jpg

Subjects: Roads--Georgia--Atlanta | Running--Georgia--Atlanta | Fourth of July celebrations | Races--Georgia | Athletes--Georgia--Athens | African Americans--1980-1990 | Peachtree Road Race, 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, 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 ofr 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,131

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