To attend this tour, you must register directly with the contact person: Dustin Klein | firstname.lastname@example.org | 770.427.2117 ext 3060 http://www.southernmuseum.org/
The Southern Museum Research Center consists of the David W. Salter Room, Special Collections Room, Reading Room, and our new Repository structure. Collections held in these locations include documents and photography related to southeastern railroads, the manufacture of steam locomotives in the early 20th century at the Glover Machine Works, and Civil War era materials related to the Great Locomotive Chase among others. For more information please visit www.southernmuseum.org. The tour will last approximately one hour, and it will include the Research Center and a few highlights in our three permanent exhibits. Participants will be welcome to tour our public exhibits afterwards at their own pace for the remainder of the day.
Directions: Directions to the repository from downtown – Take I-75 North of Atlanta to exit 273 Wade Green Rd. Take a left after exiting the highway and follow Wade Green Rd., which becomes Cherokee Street, for approximately three miles. The Southern Museum will be on the right. Parking can be found behind the museum on Shirely Drive or directly across from the museum.