Atlanta Public Library

Named after the Georgia capital, Atlanta was founded in 1871 by the Texas and Pacific Railway in the northeast corner of Texas. Atlanta offers convenient access to cultural, educational, historical and recreational activities, and was the birthplace of Bessie Coleman, the first African-American and Native American female pilot.

Contact

Jackie Icenhower

903-796-2112

jicenhower@atlantatexas.org

Address

101 W. Hiram



At a Glance



Cite This Partner

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Atlanta Public Library, partner contributing to The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/partners/ATLANT/ accessed May 29, 2020.