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Atlanta, a twentieth-century city.

by Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.

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Published by The Byrd printing co. in Atlanta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Description and travel.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF294.A8 A81
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22850076M
    LC Control Numbertmp92006715

    Ronald H. Bayor is professor of history in the School of History, Technology, and Society at the Georgia Institute of Technology's Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. He is the founder and current editor of the Journal of American Ethnic History and the author of the award-winning Race and the Shaping of Twentieth-Century Atlanta. During the civil rights era, Atlanta thought of itself as "The City Too Busy to Hate," a rare place in the South where the races lived and thrived together. Over the course of the s and s, however, so many whites fled the city for the suburbs that Atlanta earned a new nickname: "The City Too Busy Moving to Hate."In this reappraisal of racial politics in modern America, Kevin Kruse.

    Books shelved as atlanta-history: Atlanta and Environs: A Chronicle of Its People and Events, ss by Franklin M. Garrett, The Evidence of Things. On November 15 at pm, Emory’s annual Rothschild Lecture will explore this complex and often controversial history with guest scholar James Loeffler of the University of Virginia speaking on “Rooted Cosmopolitans: Jews and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century,” the subject of his recent book by the same title. The lecture, sponsored by the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies and.

    At the turn of the twentieth century, Atlanta was experiencing unprecedented growth of both its white and black populations as a result of the in-migration of rural southerners to growing urban centers. Atlanta was also home to a network of black colleges and universities as well as a thriving business district on Auburn Avenue.   She has been a staff writer and editor for a number of newspapers in Philadelphia and Boston, and her articles have appeared in various other publications. She has also worked in television news at CNN in Atlanta and New York. She is a co-author of the book Urban Theory: Critical Thoughts in America and is a graduate of Harvard University.


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& R. Chambers. Offering the first comprehensive history of Atlanta race relations, he discusses the impact of race on the physical and institutional development of the city from the end of the Civil War through the mayorship of Andrew Young in the s. Atlanta is also the focus of federal government activity in the Southeast and is the headquarters of the 6th Federal Reserve District.

The city itself is relatively small but is surrounded by a sprawl of low-density suburbs. Atlanta is a major educational centre, with more than 40 degree-granting institutions in the metropolitan area.

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[Atlanta, Ga., The Southern industrial publishing co, ] Web. The strength of this book is its tour of the urban history, cultural geography, and architecture in eight cities.

The main point is that the twentieth century city has often been terribly brutal to people--unnecessarily--through ignorance of history and human needs. The chapters highlight the lessons each city. From the Wright Brothers to the Civil Rights Movement, the Twentieth Century pages explore the major themes, events, and figures of 20th century Georgia using items from the GHS collection.

Use the links below to learn about the social movements, global conflicts, technological advances, cultural ph. Book Description: During the civil rights era, Atlanta thought of itself as "The City Too Busy to Hate," a rare place in the South where the races lived and thrived together.

Over the course of the s and s, however, so many whites fled the city for the suburbs that Atlanta earned a new nickname: "The City Too Busy Moving to Hate.". (Journal of Southern History), The definitive case study of race relations and public policy in twentieth-century Atlanta.

It is extremely well-researched, masterfully argued, and, notwithstanding the abundant detail, easily read.Atlanta, Georgia Philip Trammell Shutze, one Atlanta’s foremost twentieth-century architects, followed the Classical tradition in art and architecture from his hometown in .In Atlanta became the permanent capital of Georgia; in it adopted as its official symbol a phoenix rising from the ashes, as the city itself had done.

In the last two decades of the twentieth century, the city's population more than doubled, to 90,