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Stone Mountain, Atlanta, Georgia, circa 1915-1923

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Alternate title:Stone Mountain, Atlanta GA. Largest Solid Stone in the World, One Mile from Base to Summit. 16 Miles from Atlanta, Ga.
Summary:A postcard featuring Stone Mountain, Atlanta, Georgia, circa 1915-1923. Rear caption reads: "The steep side of Stone Mountain has been dedicated to the Confederacy by the U. D. C. and thereon will be carved in relief a stupendous monument of Lee and Jackson at the head of the Confederate Hosts. Each figure will be approximately 30 feet in height; the horses, cannon, etc., as true to life as it is possible to be made. Stone Mountain will stand through the ages an everlasting monument to the Boys of the Confederacy. (Atlanta Convention Bureau.)" Postcard number: A-65018. Postmark date: January 10, 1923. Message included.
Provider:I.F. Co. Inc.
Curt Teich & Co.
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Georgia
Place of origin – Settlement:Atlanta
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Georgia
Topical subjects:Mountains
Automobiles
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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