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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: City of Atlanta Police Department
Date: 1988
Description: View of City of Atlanta employees protesting treatment of the police in the city.

Local identification number: VIS 158.18.61

The Atlanta Police Department was formed in 1873 with 26 officers. Thomas Jones was elected the first Atlanta Chief of Police.

Local identification number: ahc158018061a.jpg

Subjects: Activists--Georgia--Atlanta | Picketing--Georgia--Atlanta | Police--Georgia--Atlanta | Clothing and dress--1980-1990 | African Americans--1980-1990 | Uniforms--1980-1990 | Atlanta Police Department (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,95

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