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William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Title: William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport
Date: 1987
Description: A view of an unidentified residentional street near the William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport (later named Hartsfied-Jackson Atlanta International Airport) in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.15.02

Originally named Candler Field, after Asa Candler, the airport in Atlanta was renamed Atlanta Municipal Airport in 1929. In 1971 the airport was renamed William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport and in 2003 it was renamed again as Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Local identification number: ahc158015002a.jpg

Subjects: Streets--Georgia--Atlanta | Airplanes--1970-1980 | Automobiles--1980-1990 | Neighborhoods--Georgia--Atlanta | Airports--Georgia--Atlanta | Transportation--Georgia--Atlanta | Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport (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 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,68

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