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Catalog Number 1121-057_0115
Title Factor's Walk Savannah, Georgia
Collection 1121-057, V. & J. Duncan Postcard Collection
Description "Factor's Walk Savannah, Georgia"
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"FACTOR'S WALK
Savannah, Georgia
During the 19th century the four and five story buildings along the waterfront were home of the bustling cotton market-warehouse below, offices above. Iron walkways connceted the upper stories with the bluff giving corron factors (brokers) east access to their business."

This color postcard depicts Factor's Walk just east of City Hall, visible on the right side of the photograph.
Object Name Postcard
Source V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Credit line Courtesy of City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives on behalf of V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Copyright Copyright has not been assigned to the City of Savannah. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the collections must be submitted in writing to the Research Library & Municipal Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the City of Savannah as owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Online Finding Aid http://www.savannahga.gov/DocumentCenter/View/4354