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A view of the business district in Gainesville

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: A view of the business district in Gainesville
Date: 1944
Description: Photograph taken of the business district in Gainesville, 1944. Notice the view of the back of the Wheeler Hotel, to the left of the Hosch Brothers Company. Wheeler Hotel was later replaced by a building that currently houses the headquarters branch of the Hall County Library System. Also notice C.H. Martin and Son, directly across the street from the front of the Wheeler Hotel; The Ritz movie theater, white building behind C.H. Martin and Son; Big Star grocery store, white building in the lower left-hand corner of photograph; Hulsey's, far right-hand center of photograph; First Baptist Church, large building in the upper right-hand area; State Theater, between Hulsey's and the First Baptist Church.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0346) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Central business districts--Georgia--Gainesville | Wheeler Hotel (Gainesville, Ga.) | Hosch Brothers & Company (Gainesville, Ga.) | C.H. Martin and Son Co. (Gainesville, Ga.) | Ritz Theater (Gainesville, Ga.) | Big Star Grocery (Gainesville, Ga.) | Hulsey's (Gainesville, Ga.) | First Baptist Church (Gainesville, Ga.) | State Theater (Gainesville, Ga.) | Hall County (Ga.) | Gainesville (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 20 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0346

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection