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South Albany Historic District, Bounded by South Jefferson Street, Highland Avenue, Albany, Dougherty County, GA



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Item Title


Location
Highland Avenue, Albany, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-50
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N1045).
Significance: The South Albany Historic District is significant as the oldest intact area in Albany which reflects the history of the Black population in that city. It contains commercial, institutional, and residential buildings within its bounds which relate to the prominence of religious and social institutions in the Black community as well as prominent individuals.

Subjects
African Americans


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM SOUTHWEST CORNER OF INTERSECTION OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET AND HIGHLAND AVENUE
AREA UNDER TREES BETWEEN HOUSES AND EDGE OF PAVEMENT ON THE EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM SOUTHEAST CORNER OF INTERSECTION OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET AND HIGHLAND AVENUE
WEST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM ALLEY SOUTHWARD TOWARD WHITNEY AVENUE
WEST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM ALLEY NORTHWARD FACING SOUTHWEST
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM ALLEY FACING NORTHEAST
WEST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING SOUTHWEST FROM NORTHEAST CORNER OF INTERSECTION OF WHITNEY AVENUE AND SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING SOUTHEAST FROM NORTHWEST CORNER OF INTERSECTION OF WHITNEY AVENUE AND SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
WEST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING NORTHWEST FROM SOUTHEAST CORNER OF INTERSECTION OF WHITNEY AVENUE AND SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING NORTHEAST FROM INTERSECTION OF WHITNEY AVENUE AND SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
NORTH SIDE OF WHITNEY AVENUE WEST OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FROM SOUTHWEST CORNER OF WHITNEY AVENUE
BOTH SIDES OF WHITNEY AVENUE FACING WEST TOWARD INTERSECTION WITH SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON FROM ALLEY TO WHITNEY AVENUE FACING NORTHEAST FROM ALLEY
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON FACING SOUTHEAST
TREE CANOPY ON EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING NORTH ON SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
EAST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING NORTHEAST FROM WEST SIDE OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET
EAST AND WEST SIDES OF SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET FACING NORTH FROM SOUTHERN DISTRICT BOUNDARY


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