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Thu December 5, 2013

This Day in History: Winecoff Hotel Fire Claims 119

Pulitzer Prize winning photograph of a woman leaping from the burning Winecoff Hotel
Pulitzer Prize winning photograph of a woman leaping from the burning Winecoff Hotel
Credit Arnold Hardy / Associated Press

This Saturday is December 7th.  If we were to turn Atlanta's clock back 67 years to this date in 1946, we'd be witness to a massive fire engulfing one of our city's luxury hotels.  Georgia State University Associate Professor of History Dr. Clifford Kuhn revisits the tragic event with WABE's Steve Goss...  

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