It was once the business, cultural and spiritual center of african american life in atlanta. Liveworkplay welcome to intown living at its finest. Pomerantz is an author and journalist and serves as a visiting lecturer in the department of communication at stanford university. For keeps bookstore owner rosa duffy talks about her shop that.
The auburn avenue research library finding aids presented here by the digital library of georgia describe approximately 100 unique research collections, including personal papers, organizational records, oral histories, photographs, and audiovisual resources. Where they move from survival in their first days here to building a life. From hartsfieldjackson atlanta international airport, get on i85 n and follow i85 n to piedmont ave ne in atlanta. Auburn avenue research library atlantafulton public library. As the naacp and local votingrights organizations, from their sweet auburn offices, lobbied state and local governments for an end to segregation, and as native son martin luther king jr. Sweet auburn atlanta 2020 all you need to know before you. View all attractions near sweet auburn on tripadvisor. For keeps bookstore atlanta 2020 all you need to know. Petfriendly hotels downtown atlanta aloft atlanta downtown. The name sweet auburn was coined by john wesley dobbs, referring to the richest negro street in the world, one of the largest concentrations of africanamerican businesses in the united states. Use the cuisines links on the left to find the particular type of atlanta restaurant that interests you. The sweet auburn historic district is a historic africanamerican neighborhood along auburn avenue in atlanta, georgia. Headquarters atlanta is an intimate coworking space and business incubator. Little 5 points your guide for downtown atlanta, georgia.
Celebrating its grand opening this weekend during the sweet auburn festival, book s got. Restaurants near sweet auburn, atlanta on tripadvisor. Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the dates you selected. Also known as little five, or l5p, little five points got its name from the intersection of moreland ave, euclid ave, and moreland ave. The ellis hotel facing the street, the 4star the ellis hotel features a lobby restaurant.
And while atlanta has its very own nfl team, many residents are mad for the college game, and a great number of fan bases are represented in the area. For keeps bookstore 171 auburn ave ne, downtown, atlanta, ga. Ramada downtown ramada downtown is situated in the central area just outside cnn center. You can visit for keeps at 171 auburn ave, unit h1, atlanta, ga. This 1,872 square foot townhouse sits on a 2,000 square foot lot. Anna schachner is a writer and editor based in atlanta. Modern home modern home is a historical property in vicinity of martin luther king. With that in mind, heres a map of the best bars and restaurants to watch college football with likeminded diehards. Auburn avenue, atlanta, georgia travel photos by galen r. Walking tour maps are available through the atlanta convention and visitors bureau, 4042226688.
You can also expand beyond the sweet auburn area by checking out the best restaurants in atlanta. For more information contact the friends of sweet auburn. Located in the historically black sweet auburn district, rosa duffy. African american rare books, classics and ephemera. Nov 10, 20 auburn avenue is the home of the civil rights movement. Some finding aids include links to items that have been digitized. The name sweet auburn was coined by john wesley dobbs, referring to the richest negro street in the world. The venue is set 3800 feet away from martin luther king jr. Auburn avenue sweet auburn new georgia encyclopedia. Celebrating its grand opening this weekend during the sweet auburn festival, books got.
Minority and women owned businesses in atlanta about ala. Come for a visit to see the available floorplan options. Sweet auburn seafood restaurant atlanta, ga opentable. A centuryold brick building on auburn avenue is destined for some tlc, thanks. The ellis hotel atlanta, ga 4 united states from us.
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This entry in the flashback photos series takes a look at atlanta s midtown neighborhood during a generation of change and growth from 19701990 as seen through the lenses of the atlanta. Follow piedmont ave ne and baker st ne to aloft atlanta downtown on the right. The 10 best restaurants near sweet auburn, atlanta tripadvisor. Auburn avenue research library atlantafulton public. Written in lyrical rhythm by awardwinning author and poet carole boston weatherford, and complete with flowing, vibrant illustrations by frank morrison, this book. Angus beef patty topped with blackened shrimp and smoked gouda. The sweet auburn historic district is a historic africanamerican neighborhood along and surrounding auburn avenue, east of downtown atlanta, georgia, united states. The villa features 4 bedrooms, a terrace and a fullyfitted kitchen. The 10 best restaurants near sweet auburn in atlanta, ga. A workspace for leaders located in the heart of the historic sweet auburn district.330 261 1332 907 372 238 219 452 1376 591 846 1206 141 1293 318 427 704 826 528 85 57 33 61 903 144 799 235 1133 1375 614 453 435 1418 167 880 746 1 1356 273 267 198 1034 41