The Federal Prison, or United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, located in Atlanta, Georgia. Exterior view of the federal prison in Atlanta. Smoke rises from smoke stacks. Interiors of the prison with cell blocks. Footage from early in the 20th century.
Educational institutes in Atlanta, Georgia. Exteriors of Georgia Tech. View of the campus. Girls walk about the campus. Pedestrians and vehicles on a street.
Life of people in Atlanta, Georgia. Automobile traffic and a horse drawn wagon on a street in Atlanta. Exteriors of palatial houses in a residential areas.
Important buildings in Atlanta, Georgia. A business district in Atlanta. A sign on a building reads 'Pittsburgh Plate glass company'. Exteriors of a post office and U.S. Customs buildings. Exteriors of the State Capitol. Automobile and pedestrian traffic on a street. Streetcar, automobile and pedestrian traffic in the business district.
An upright civil war cannon barrel tops the civil war Monument memorial to General McPherson, on Monument Avenue in SE Atlanta, close to the site where he died in the battle. Some of the surviving United States Civil War veterans of the Battle of Atlanta pose on the veranda of the Confederate Soldiers Home. View of the grounds around the home showing two civil war field pieces. Entrance to the Marietta National Cemetery (where 10,132 Union Soldiers are buried). View of the many white grave stones in the cemetery. A replica of the cottage of Poet, Bobby Burns. The replica cottage is home to the Burns Club.
Franklin D Roosevelt's Presidential election campaign in Atlanta, Georgia. In the opening scene, New York Governor Roosevelt begins addressing a huge gathering of some 7000 people in the old Atlanta Armory auditorium, on the evening of October 24, 1932. The stage is filled with flowers donated by Atlanta florists, for the occasion, including a tall arch of flowers surrounding the speaker rostrum. Roosevelt begins his comments expressing appreciation for the warm welcome given by people of Georgia. The scene then changes, completely, and He, along with his family, are seen relaxing in his winter home in Warm Springs, Georgia. He sits with a group of musicians and listens as they play country music.