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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Kelly, Ken
Title: 688 Club
Date: 1987
Description: View of Cathy Hendrix, 688 Club's Music Director, sitting on the back of a chair in front of a graffiti covered wall at 688 Club on Spring Street in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.11.52

The 688 Club was an alternative music venue in Atlanta, Georgia, located at 688 Spring Street. It opened in May 1980 and it played host to hundreds of punk, new wave bands, closing in November 1986.

Local identification number: ahc158011052a.jpg

Subjects: Music--Georgia--Atlanta | Clubs--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--1980-1990 | Women--Clothing and dress | Business enterprises--Georgia--Atlanta | Business people--Georgia--Atlanta | Clothing and dress--1980-1990 | 688 Club (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Spring Street (Atlanta, Ga.) | Midtown (Atlanta, 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 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,38

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