the history of atl 1782-1917

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In History
  • 1,782 BCE

    standing peach-tree: first written record

    standing peach-tree: first written record
  • fort peach-tree was built

    fort peach-tree was built
  • removal of creek and cherokee began

    removal of creek and cherokee began
  • ATL opened for white settlement

    ATL opened for white settlement
  • hardy ivy was first tpermanent settler

  • western and atlantic railroad bulit from chattanooga to atl

    western and atlantic railroad bulit from chattanooga to atl
  • ATL named Terminus

    ATL named Terminus
  • trail of tears

    trail of tears
  • ATL named changed to marthasville

    ATL named changed to marthasville
  • ATL became ATL

  • Oakland cemetery. opened

    Oakland cemetery. opened
  • Civil war

    Civil war
  • sherman destroyed ATL

    sherman destroyed ATL
  • All railroads back in operation

    All railroads back in operation
  • ATl became the capital

    ATl became the capital
  • Atl journal founded henry grady

    Atl journal founded henry grady
  • john s. pemberton created coca cola Jacobs pharmacy began selling coca cola

    john s. pemberton created coca cola  Jacobs pharmacy began selling coca cola
  • ATL had 12 railroads

    ATL had 12 railroads
  • coca cola company founded by asa candler

    coca cola company founded by asa candler
  • Alonzo Herndon founded the Atlanta Life Insurance Co.

    Alonzo Herndon founded the Atlanta Life Insurance Co.
  • Atlanta Race Riot

    Atlanta Race Riot
  • ATL had 40 railroad lines

    ATL had 40 railroad lines
  • The Trial of Leo Frank

    The Trial of Leo Frank
  • Fire destroys the northeast section of ATL

    Fire destroys  the northeast section of ATL
  • Candler Field opened as first Airport

    Candler Field opened as first Airport