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Public gatherings and groups, circa 1915

 File — control: VIS 02.18, location: VIS 02.18

Scope and Content

From the Collection: This collection includes photographs of people, places, and events taken by Atlanta Constitution photographer Francis E. price. Most of the images were probably produced for news stories in the newspaper. Included are photographs of President Theodore Roosevelt; Democratic party leader William Jennings Bryan; Georgia Poet Laureate and Atlanta Constitution columnist Frank L. Stanton; Atlanta Constitution owner and publisher Clark Howell, Sr.; and journalist Henry Grady. Documented events include the Atlanta Fire of 1917; the McKenzie Building Fire; the Round the State Tour; and the Savannah Races. The collection also portrays images of common events such as baseball games, a cattle auction, trains, and building construction. Also included are street scenes and cityscapes in Atlanta, Georgia and Montgomery, Alabama. Atlanta buildings pictured include the Atlanta United States Post Office, Wesley Memorial Church, and East Lake County Club. The collection also includes personal photos of Price's family and friends.

Dates

  • circa 1915

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research

Extent

3 photographic print(s)

Language

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305
404-814-4040