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Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960

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Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960 1940- Peachtree and Auburn Avenue Sweet Auburn Avenue Atlanta, Georgia USA A History from 1880-1960 Prolog More financial institutions, professionals, educators, entertainers and politicians were on this one mile of street than any other African American street in the South. The street was "paved in gold" observed John Wesley Dobbs. Today the buildings on Auburn Avenue honor the determination and tenacity of Black Americans...
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