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Clark Howell Homes, Building 12-B, 516 Lovejoy Street, Atlanta, Fulton County, GA



B&W Photos

HB374051
BWPhotos 332148

HB374052
BWPhotos 332149

HB374053
BWPhotos 332150

HB374054
BWPhotos 332151

HB374055
BWPhotos 332152

HB374056
BWPhotos 332153

HB374057
BWPhotos 332154

HB374058
BWPhotos 332155

HB374059
BWPhotos 332156

HB374060
BWPhotos 332157

HB374061
BWPhotos 332158

HB374062
BWPhotos 332159

HB374063
BWPhotos 332160

HB374064
BWPhotos 332161

HB374065
BWPhotos 332162

HB374066
BWPhotos 332163

HB374067
BWPhotos 332164

HB374068
BWPhotos 332165


Item Title
BWPhotos 332165

Location
516 Lovejoy Street, Atlanta, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-2309-D
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N523).
Building/structure dates: 1939 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1941 subsequent work
Significance: Building 12-B is a typical residential building in Clark Howell Homes, which is considered eligible for the National Register of Historic Places by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Clark Howell Homes is the first public housing project to be completed by the Atlanta Housing Authority, which was created in May 1938. Clark Howell Homes in a representative example of pre-World War II housing projects constructed by local housing authorities nationwide with the assistance of the United States Housing Authority. Clark Howell Homes was designed by the prominent Atlanta firm of Hentz, Adler, and Schutze. The project was named in honor of Clark Howell, Sr., one of several Atlanta businessmen who were instrumental in securing federal funds to alleviate slum housing conditions in Atlanta during the 1930s.

Subjects
Public Housing
Garden Apartments


Related Names
Hentz, Adler & Schutze
Armistead, J. Warren
Henderson, Edith
Housing Authority Of The City Of Atlanta
Lose, Robert G.
Newcomb & Boyd
Quigley, Thomas C., Field Team
Madsen, Dennis, Field Team
Smith, Chad David, Field Team
Sutherland, Kit, Historian
Almand, Jennifer, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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