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Franklin Shirley

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Robertson, E. Marie
Title: Franklin Shirley
Date: 1986
Description: View of Atlanta City Manager Shirley Franklin working at her desk.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.134

Shirley Franklin served as Atlanta's mayor from 2002 to 2010 and was the first female African American mayor of any major Southern city. She served as the Commissioner of Cultural Affairs under Mayor Maynard Jackson before that and was named Chief Administrative Officer and City Manager under Mayor Andrew Young.

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Subjects: Civic leaders--Georgia--Atlanta | Mayors--Georgia--Atlanta | Mayors | Politicians--Georgia | Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | African Americans--1980-1990 | African Americans | Franklin, Shirley, 1945- | Atlanta City Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) | 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,170

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