atlurbanist

atlurbanist:

Home Movie of Atlanta in 1929
Great 1929 home movie of Atlanta shows Stone Mtn being carved, the early Atlanta airport, and the ticker tape parade on Peachtree for golfer Bobby Jones. Here are the time marks where you can find stuff:

1:58min Carving of Stone Mountain

2:40min Atlanta Airport

3:50min Ticker-tape parade for golf champion Bobby Jones on Peachtree Street
npr8

npr8:

Today’s the anniversary of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings. Demi Clark and her family were right there at the finish when the first bomb went off. This is their story. — Wright