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126-255 Auburn Avenue (Commercial Buildings), Auburn Avenue, Atlanta, Fulton County, GA



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Location
Auburn Avenue, Atlanta, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-1170-C
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-61, FN-82).
Buildings include: Atlanta Life Building, Atlantic Life Building, Smith House, Rucker Building, Hooper Building, Alexander Building, Bethel Towers, Big Bethel Church, Odd Fellows Building & Auditorium, Cox Building, Salvation Army Building, Atlanta Daily World, Kingsmen Motel, Bell Building, Callaway Building, Mutual Federal Savings, Herndon Building, & Rucker House.

National Register Number: 76000631
Significance: The 1979 "Sweet Auburn" Project which included both documentary recording of historic structures and proposals for their rehabilitation was initiated by the Historic American Building Survey of the Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service. This pilot project was under the direction of the survey's chief, John Poppliers and Kenneth L. Anderson, principal architect. Technical Preservation Services provided a staff historian, Dan Durett, to coordinate the project...

Subjects
Business Enterprises
Business Districts


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. 126 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Life Building Annex) SOUTH ELEVATION
2. 154 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlantic Life Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
3. 156 AUBURN AVENUE (Smith House) SOUTH ELEVATION
4. 158, 158 1/2, 160 AUBURN AVENUE (Rucker Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
5. 160 AUBURN AVENUE (Rucker Building, at corner of Auburn Ave. and Piedmont St.) EAST (PIEDMONT ST) ELEVATION
6. 180 AUBURN AVENUE (Henry's Grill & Lounge) SOUTH ELEVATION
7. 186 AUBURN AVENUE (Royal Peacock) SOUTH ELEVATION
8. 190 AUBURN AVENUE (Vacant) SOUTH ELEVATION
9. 194-196 AUBURN AVENUE (Miracle Revival/Harvey's Billiards) SOUTH ELEVATION
10. 198-200 AUBURN AVENUE (King Real Estate)
11. 204-206 AUBURN AVENUE (Hooper Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
12. 208 AUBURN AVENUE (Alexander Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
13. 212 AUBURN AVENUE (Bethel Towers) PARTIAL VIEW OF SOUTH FACADE (Parking Garage and Shops in front of Bethel Towers at 210 Auburn Avenue.)
14. 220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) NORTHWEST CORNER VIEW, INTERSECTION OF AUBURN AVENUE AND BUTLER STREET
15. 220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) SOUTH ELEVATION
16. 220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) DETAIL SHOWING TOWER AND ROOF, SOUTH ELEVATION (No (SR) photograph.)
17. 228-234 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (WEST PORTION)
18. 234-242 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (CENTRAL PORTION)
19. 242-244 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (EAST PORTION)
20. 250 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
21. 250 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Building) DETAIL FIFTH FLOOR WEST ELEVATION (No (SR) photograph.)
22. 245 AUBURN AVENUE (Iona's Cozy Corner) SOUTH ELEVATION
23. 256 AUBURN AVENUE (Lacy's Bar & Grill) SOUTH ELEVATION
24. 258 AUBURN AVENUE (Cox Building, (Willy's Tavern)) SOUTH ELEVATION
25. 262 AUBURN AVENUE (Mom's Auburn Lounge) SOUTH ELEVATION
26. 135 AUBURN AVENUE (Salvation Army Building) NORTH ELEVATION
27. 23 COURTLAND STREET, AT COURTLANT STREET AND AUBURN AVENUE (B. F. Goodrich Service) NORTH ELEVATION ON AUBURN AVENUE
28. 143 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Daily World) NORTH ELEVATION
29. 171 AUBURN AVENUE (Kingsmen Motel) NORTH ELEVATION
30. 177-179 AUBURN AVENUE (Bell Building) NORTH ELEVATION
31. 181-185 AUBURN AVENUE (The Casino) NORTH ELEVATION
32. 187-191 AUBURN AVENUE (J. T. Bickers Realty Co., The Pub Grill, George's Shoe ShopP NORTH ELEVATION
33. 193-195 AUBURN AVENUE (Callaway Building--Georgia Insurance Brokerage Inc.) (Consolidated Mortgage Building--Three Sisters Beauty Shop; Alston & Co. Realty and Property Management) NORTH ELEVATION
34. 199 AUBURN AVENUE (C. C. Hart, Plumbing) NORTH ELEVATION
35. 205 AUBURN AVENUE (Mutual Federal Savings) NORTH ELEVATION
36. 215 AUBURN AVENUE (Chevron Gas Station) NORTH ELEVATION
37. 223 AUBURN AVENUE, Cor. Butler St. (Bronner Bros.) NORTH ELEVATION
38. VIEW DOWN BUTLER STREET SOUTH OF AUBURN AVENUE
39. 229 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Life Building) NORTH ELEVATION
40. 231 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, WEST CORNER
41. 235 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, CENTRAL SECTION
42. 243 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, EAST CORNER
43. 253-255 AUBURN AVENUE (Jim's Place; Unisex Beauty Shop) NORTH ELEVATION 44. --- PIEDMONT AVENUE (Pucker House) EAST ELEVATION
45. 247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station)) NORTH ELEVATION
46. 247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station)) LOOKING WEST TOWARD HERNDON BUILDING IN REAR (No (SR) photograph.)
47. 247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station) LOOKING NORTHWEST THROUGH FORMER STATION TOWARD AUBURN AVENUE (No (SR) photograph.)
141 AUBURN AVENUE (Fast Service Printing Co.) NORTH ELEVATION ((SR) photograph only.)
(SR) 126 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Life Building Annex) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 154 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlantic Life Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 156 AUBURN AVENUE (Smith House) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 158, 158 1/2, 160 AUBURN AVENUE (Rucker Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 160 AUBURN AVENUE (Rucker Building, at corner of Auburn Ave. and Piedmont St.) EAST (PIEDMONT ST) ELEVATION
(SR) 180 AUBURN AVENUE (Henry's Grill & Lounge) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 186 AUBURN AVENUE (Royal Peacock) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 190 AUBURN AVENUE (Vacant) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 194-196 AUBURN AVENUE (Miracle Revival/Harvey's Billiards) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 198-200 AUBURN AVENUE (King Real Estate)
(SR) 204-206 AUBURN AVENUE (Hooper Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 208 AUBURN AVENUE (Alexander Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 212 AUBURN AVENUE (Bethel Towers) PARTIAL VIEW OF SOUTH FACADE (Parking Garage and Shops in front of Bethel Towers at 210 Auburn Avenue
(SR) 220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) NORTHWEST CORNER VIEW INTERSECTION OF AUBURN AVENUE AND BUTLER STREET
(SR) 220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) SOUTH ELEVATION
220 AUBURN AVENUE (Big Bethel Church) DETAIL SHOWING TOWER AND ROOF, SOUTH ELEVATION (No (SR) photograph.)
(SR) 228-234 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (WEST PORTION)
(SR) 234-242 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (CENTRAL PORTION)
(SR) 242-244 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Auditorium Building) SOUTH ELEVATION (EAST PORTION)
(SR) 250 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Building) SOUTH ELEVATION
250 AUBURN AVENUE (Odd Fellows Building) DETAIL FIFTH FLOOR WEST ELEVATION (No (SR) photograph.)
(SR) 245 AUBURN AVENUE (Iona's Cozy Corner) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 256 AUBURN AVENUE (Lacy's Bar & Grill) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 258 AUBURN AVENUE (Cox Building, (Willy's Tavern)) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 262 AUBURN AVENUE (Moro's Auburn Lounge) SOUTH ELEVATION
(SR) 135 AUBURN AVENUE (Salvation Army Building) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 23 COURTLAND STREET, AT COURTLANT STREET AND AUBURN AVENUE (B. F. Goodrich Service) NORTH ELEVATION ON AUBURN AVENUE
(SR) 143 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Daily World) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 171 AUBURN AVENUE (Kingsmen Motel) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 177-179 AUBURN AVENUE (Bell Building) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 181-185 AUBURN AVENUE (The Casino) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 187-191 AUBURN AVENUE (J. T. Bickers Realty Co., The Pub Grill, George's Shoe Shop NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 193-195 AUBURN AVENUE (Callaway Building--Georgia Insurance Brokerage Inc.) (Consolidated Mortgage Building--Three Sisters Beauty Shop; Alston & Co. Realty and Property Management) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 199 AUBURN AVENUE (C. C. Hart, Plumbing) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 205 AUBURN AVENUE (Mutual Federal Savings) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 215 AUBURN AVENUE (Chevron Gas Station) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 223 AUBURN AVENUE, Cor. Butler St. (Bronner Bros.) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) VIEW DOWN BUTLER STREET SOUTH OF AUBURN AVENUE
(SR) 229 AUBURN AVENUE (Atlanta Life Building) NORTH ELEVATION
(SR) 231 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, WEST CORNER
(SR) 235 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, CENTRAL SECTION
(SR) 243 AUBURN AVENUE (Herndon Building) NORTH ELEVATION, EAST CORNER
(SR) 253-255 AUBURN AVENUE (Jim's Place; Unisex Beauty Shop) NORTH ELEVATION 44
(SR) --- PIEDMONT AVENUE (Rucker House) EAST ELEVATION
(SR) 247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station)) NORTH ELEVATION
247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station)) LOOKING WEST TOWARD HERNDON BUILDING IN REAR (No (SR) photograph.)
247 AUBURN AVENUE (Pal's Dry Cleaners) (former gas station) LOOKING NORTHWEST THROUGH FORMER STATION TOWARD AUBURN AVENUE (No (SR) photograph.)
(SR) 141 AUBURN AVENUE (Fast Service Printing Co.) NORTH ELEVATION ((SR) photograph only.)


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