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1940: Atlanta’s in-city population: 302,288, about one-third of whom are black. #atlantahistory
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1854: City Hall opens on four acres of land bought the year before (land that now sits under the state capitol building.) #atlantahistory
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1853: Atlanta exceeds 6,000 population and outgrows Dekalb County and Fulton County is formed, with Atlanta its seat. #atlantahistory
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1886: The state establishes a technological school and Atlanta beats out other cities for what will become @georgiatech #atlantahistory
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1871: A survey of city businesses shows Atlanta has 76 doctors, 46 lawyers, 20 billiard tables and a skating rink. #atlantahistory
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1961: The Chamber of Commerce and black leaders announce an agreement that would end segregation at downtown lunch counters. #atlantahistory
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1868: On June 16, the Atlanta Constitution newspaper puts out its first edition. #atlantahistory
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1872: Robert Toombs heads a team of attorneys to prosecute ex-Gov. Bullock on corruption charges. #atlantahistory
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