Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA - Miscellaneous


Holiday Inn Atlanta postcard
Postmarked in 1976, this card features 3 of Atlanta's most famous professional athletes:  "Pistol" Pete Maravich of the Atlanta Hawks, "Hammerin" Hank Aaron of the Atlanta Braves and Tommy Nobis of the Atlanta Falcons.

Greetings from Atlanta, GA
Pre-1907 postcard, it shows the "new court house and the Fort McPherson Monument.

Chain Gang, a common sight in the south as prisoners were put to work on public projects
Card was pre-1907.

Greetings from Atlanta

Greetings from Atlanta

Rich's Great Tree at Christmas
The lighting of the great tree was a Christmas tradition and attended by many Atlantans.

Atlanta 1,000,000 Strong!
Postcard stated Atlanta was the first city in the South to have a million inhabitants.

Skyline of Atlanta by moonlight

Moonlight skyline of Atlanta
Postmarked in 1958

Aerial View of Atlanta, GA
Postcard stated Atlanta had a population of over 400,000.   Inscription also stated the site for Atlanta was chosen by a young civil engineer to mark the railroad ending or terminus.

Atlanta, GA, various views