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Old 08-14-2019, 05:13 PM
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Since Atlanta's skyline has rapidly changed over the past few years, I thought it would be cool to look back and remember what the Atlanta skyline used to look like...


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Old Today, 11:15 AM
Location: Jonesboro
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Thanks for loading this link! The AJC has been running a great series of pieces for some time now that are loaded with tons of photos from "way back when" that often focus on a particular decade or theme.
Their photo archives must be a venerable treasure trove of photos.
I've been here 40 years & greatly enjoy these looks back in time.
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Old Today, 11:41 AM
Location: Savannah GA
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I've always thought the original freeway designs were so much sleeker and attractive. I love the grass medians and embankments. Nowhere safe by today's standards, but they had more of a "parkway" feel.

All those surface parking lots and empty overgrown lots in the aerial downtown shots though ...
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