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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 at her desk at Atlanta City Hall.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.138

Shirley Franklin served as mayor of Atlanta from 2002-2010. She was the first female African American mayor of any major Southern city. Previously, she served as the Commissioner of Cultural Affairs under Mayor Maynard Jackson and Chief Administrative Officer and City Manager under Mayor Andrew Young.

Local identification number: ahc158001138a.jpg

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.)
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,9

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