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Dan Sweat oral history interview, January 22, 1997

 Item — othertype: Oral History
Identifier: SweatD_19970122_P-16

Scope and Contents

Interviewed by Shep Barbash and Cliff Kuhn. Among topics discussed: Downtown Atlanta church community; downtown loft housing; Mike Trotter; Central Atlanta Progress; Homeless Task Force; Connie Curry; Joannah Adams of Central Presbyterian Church; Bill Boling; Andrew Young; St. Luke's; Ethel Mae Matthews; Ed Loring; First Baptist Church; Tom Cousins; Anita and Jim Beaty; homeless problem; Sam Williams. Chattahoochee River Corridor Plan; Georgia Law Number 5; Atlanta Regional Commission; development of MARTA; Regional Transportation Plan; Sweat's hopes and fears for Atlanta's future; Atlanta as post-Olympic city; Governor Zell Miller. Advice on running a city: compromise, good communications; Atlanta Regional Commission; Judge Durwood Pye; James Mackay; Frank Carter.


  • Creation: January 22, 1997


Restrictions on Access

Oral history available for research.


1 item(s) (transcript (37 pages))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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