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“What Will We Do With Atlanta?”: Mayor Hartsfield and the Annexation Question

  Share Related Links: William Berry Hartsfield Collection Southern Historical Collections Map of Atlanta  Join the discussion On January 23rd, 1970, Dixie Dowis, an eighth-grade student at Decatur's Gordon High School, wrote a letter to former Atlanta mayor William B. Hartsfield. In a florid hand, she explained that a school assignment required her to write…