Dennis O'Kain photographs of NationsBank Plaza

Dennis O'Kain photographs of NationsBank Plaza

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: O'Kain, Dennis
Title: Dennis O'Kain photographs of NationsBank Plaza
Dates: 1990-1992
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (1 flat box)
Coll. Number: ms2943

Biographical/Historical Note

Dennis O'Kain is an architectural photographer in Georgia.

Bank of America Plaza, the tallest and most recognizable trophy office tower in Atlanta, is strategically located in Atlanta's urban core. The tower occupies approximately 3.7 acres of land with 1,287,997 square feet and 55-stories. Bank of America Plaza is the 6th tallest building in the United States and the 24th tallest in the world. It is unrivaled in the Southern region of the United States and it is the tallest building in any state capital. The tower also boasts a 23-karat gold-leafed spire with a lighted, open-grid, stepped-pyramid roof. Bentley Forbes website (http://bentleyforbes.com/portfolio/bofageorgia.html) Retrieved 9/1/2009.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 18 photographs showing the construction as well as the completion of NationsBank Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia. A brief history is also included.


Index Terms

Bank of America Plaza (Atlanta, Ga.). -- Photographs
Histories.
Photographs.
Portfolios (groups of works).
Skyscrapers--Georgia--Atlanta--Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Dennis O'Kain photographs of NationsBank Plaza, MS 2943. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related collections in this repository: MS 2040 Dennis O'Kain photographs.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Photographs, 1990-1992