Photo Record

Object Name Negative
Catalog Number 2007.145.010.m-o
Collection Paul A. Hiener Collection
Description A collection of reproduction negatives of bird's eye views of downtown Chattanooga.

m) Negative taken near the river circa 1910. Lots of large commercial building in the foreground and residential type buildings in the background. One building's sign reads: "Buggy Co." and another reads: " Star Box & Printing Co." Two very early model cars are parked on the street.

n) Negative of part of downtown. View shows a street running between lots of very large buildings. Five people are standing in or near the street. Two very early model cars are on the street. A barber shop is visible in the bottom right of the image.

o) Negative of downtown Chattanooga circa 1910. View is from the roof of a building looking down a street with lots of large buildings on either side and in the distance. Mountain visible in the background. At least 11 people and four very early model cars visible on the street. Lots of dark smoke is pouring from a building's chimney. Signs on several different buildings are readable: "Davenport Bros. Wholesale Dry Goods," "Chattanooga Transfer Company Storage Warehouse," "Estes Bros. & Co. General Insurance Real Estate Rents and Bonds Notary Public" "Volunteer State Life Insurance Co. Fire Insurance," and in the far distance is "Trigg Candy Co."
Date 1910 circa
Print size 4.00" x 5.00"
Accession number 2007.145