Scenes from Georgia Then and Now
The Documerica Returns traveling exhibit is now live in Atlanta!
September Exhibit Schedule:
Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center, 61 Forsyth Street, SW Atlanta, Georgia.
TODAY – Friday, September 7.
West Georgia Regional Library, 710 Rome Street, Carrollton, Georgia.
Saturday, September 8.
Girl Scouts Healthy Living Event, Buford, Georgia.
CLOSED Event Sunday, September 9.
Richard B. Russell Federal Building, 75 Spring Street SW Atlanta, Georgia.
PENDING September 10-11.
Greening Your Campus Symposium, North Carolina Ag and Tech State University in Greensboro, NC.
Centerfest, Durham, North Carolina.
Research Triangle Park, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta, Georgia.
Jimmy Carter Library and Museum, 441 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia.
Atlanta Fulton County Library, One Margaret Mitchell Square, Atlanta, Georgia.
This week, we’re highlighting scenes from Georgia nearly forty years ago. Live nearby? Send in your best shots for a chance to be in a larger exhibit at the U.S. National Archives in Washington D.C. from March – September of 2013. Be sure to let us know which Documerica scene inspired you.
Telling the story of change around the country is up to you. Share any photos you are taking of the landscapes, the people, and the way of life for State of the Environment.
Browse additional challenges on this blog, or search the full Documerica collection to locate and match images closest to you. All ‘Then and Now’ entries will be considered for the larger Washington D.C. exhibit planned for March 8 – September 8, 2013.
When you follow that link above, you’ll come to a search page like this. Simply type in your town or state to see images of the past. Enjoy, have fun, and we can’t wait to see your contributions to this historic project!
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