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To preserve and enhance the downtown area as the heart of
East Point, communicating a sense of place, community pride and heritage, while providing for a successful business and
residential environment.

Downtown Flashback Feature

Each month, the East Point Historical Society provides an article for the "Flashback Feature" for the Downtown Newsletter. Each article highlights a piece of East Point's vibrant history. More information about East Point's history is available at the East Point Historical Society located at 1685 Norman Berry Drive, East Point, GA 30344. You can contact them at (404) 767-4656 or visit All "Flashback Features" will be archived on the website and can be accessed at any time.

Anne S. Larcom
Anne S. Larcom

Anne S. Larcom and the History of East Point

Born in 1932, Mrs. Anne S. Larcom was active in her community and impacted many she came in contact with, including the city she and her husband lived in for many years: East Point. She made a long lasting impact on the City thru her accumulated accounts of East Point history, permanently preserved in her book titled, Centennial Chronology of East Point History: 1887-1987.

Below are just a few scans of excerpts from her original research notes for the book. Mrs. Anne S. Larcom passed away in July of 2013. Her full obituary is available to read here.

East Point Historical Society
Be sure to visit the East Point Historical Society at 1685 Norman Berry Drive to learn more about our city’s history. Museum & Archives - Free Admission
- Thursdays 1 - 4 p.m., Saturdays 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Phone: 404-767-4656