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June CIRCA event explores ‘Preserved on Glass’ exhibition

June 9, 2014

Preserved on Glass exhibition

If you’re a CIRCA member (or thinking about joining), mark your calendars for the upcoming June meeting!

For more information about CIRCA memberships, visit our CIRCA page here.

WHEN:  Tuesday, June 10th.

WHAT:  The June CIRCA meeting will be held at 6:15 pm at the Atlanta Preservation Center’s offices in the historic L. P. Grant mansion.  This month, CIRCA explores a special photography exhibition featured in the drawing room.  The exhibition, Preserved on Glass, is presented by the Atlanta History Center in honor of the sesquicentennial celebration of the Battle of Atlanta.  It features rare photos of antebellum Atlanta taken by George Barnard following the surrender of the City in September of 1864.  You won’t want to miss it!

After viewing the photos, enjoy a self-guided tour of the house.

The event is free for members of CIRCA and first-time guests.  Reservations are not required.

WHERE:  Office of the Atlanta Preservation Center in the historic L.P. Grant mansion.

The address is 327 St. Paul Avenue, SE

Atlanta, GA 30312

Parking is available on St. Paul Avenue and Grant Street.  For ADA parking and access, please use our Orleans Street entrance.

 

 


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CIRCA is Set for July – Capitol City Club

June 21, 2013

Join CIRCA for a tour of this historic, 102-year-old building located at the corner of Peachtree Street and John Portman  Boulevard (formerly Harris Street). While the Club is a private social institution that was chartered in 1883, the building we will be touring is the second home to the group and was built in 1911.

Details are available here.

CIRCA is an educational auxiliary group of APC that offers monthly behind-the-scenes tours of select historic sites in Atlanta and nearby areas.