Historic buildings on Commerce Street, Montgomery, Alabama

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Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive..

Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
  • Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010.
  • 1 photograph : digital, TIFF file, color.
  • Commerce Street, once the heart of Montgomery's business district, leads from the Alabama River to the city center. In the early days, commercial buildings and residences lined the street. Changes in transportation and marketing brought a decline to the area. In the 1970s, revitalization began with restoration of the old buildings.
  • Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
  • Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
  • Gift ; George F. Landegger ; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:090).
  • Forms part of the George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.

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