Antioch A.M.E. Digital Archive

David Rotenstein Collection

Dublin Core

Title

David Rotenstein Collection

Description

Historian David Rotenstein has documented the effects of urban renewal in neighborhoods of Dekalb County, Georgia, including Decatur. In 2014 he photographed the demolition of the third location of Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue (what had previously been Atlanta Avenue in the heart of the Beacon Hill neighborhood). Dr. Rotenstein offered permission to include his photos in the Antioch A.M.E. digital archive. You can also see his blog posts on the subject at http://blog.historian4hire.net/2014/01/29/antiochs-eyes/.

Creator

David Rotenstein

Date

2014

Rights

David Rotenstein holds copyright to these images.

Items in the David Rotenstein Collection Collection

Former Antioch A.M.E. Church, south facade
Image of the south facing façade of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia

Former Antioch A.M.E. Church, east facade
Image of the east facing façade of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia

Former Antioch A.M.E. Church, west facade (1 of 2)
One of two images of the west facing façade of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia

Former Antioch A.M.E. Church, west facade (2 of 2)
Two of two images of the west facing façade of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia

Demolition of former Antioch A.M.E. Church (1 of 2)
One of two images of the demolition of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia

Demolition of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church (2 of 2)
Two of two images of the demolition of the former Antioch A.M.E. Church on Hibernia Avenue in Decatur, Georgia