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Busy morning on Broad St., Augusta, Ga.
Title: Busy morning on Broad St., Augusta, Ga.
Busy morning on Broad Street, Augusta, Ga.
Date: 1905

Turn-of-the-twentieth-century postcard image of Broad Street in Augusta, Georgia, depicting commercial buildings, wagons, vendors, and shoppers. During the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries Broad Street became known as the business and commercial center for Augusta. In addition to the retail stores which lined both sides of the street, local vendors wishing to peddle their merchandise flooded Broad Street every morning.

Original postcard scanned and described by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO.

Subjects: Broad Street (Augusta, Ga.) | Streets--Georgia--Augusta | Commercial buildings--Georgia--Augusta--Pictorial works | Wagons--Georgia--Augusta--Pictorial works | Commerce--Georgia--Augusta | Picture postcards | Augusta (Ga.) | Richmond County (Ga.)
Contributors: Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System (Augusta, Ga.) | Digital Library of Georgia | Picturing Augusta Collection (Digital Library of Georgia)
Online publisher: [Athens, Ga.] : Digital Library of Georgia, 2005.
Original material: 1 postcard : col. ill.
Busy morning on Broad St., Augusta, Ga. [New York] : Rotograph Co., 1905
Picturing Augusta: historic postcards from the collection of the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System.
Rights: Cite as: [title of postcard], Augusta and Environs Picture Post Cards in Color, East Central Central Georgia Regional Library, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.

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