Shared Photo: The Men Who Raid Moonshine Stills, Atlanta, GA

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If your relative was in the IRS, or was a prohibition agent in Georgia in the 1916-1920 time frame, he might be in this photo.

This was taken in 1916 in Atlanta Georgia.

Bottom Row, Left to Right:

J. A. Baugh
Marcus L. Cox, Jr. Ellijay, GA
Joseph. R. Kincaid, Blue Ridge, GA
Aaron O. Blalock, Collector
D. J. Gantt, Revenue Agent
J. A. Henderson, Deputy Collector
L. R. Cooley
Grover. C. Hamrick

Middle Row, Left to Right:

Claude Rountree
Dr. George. D. Case
Alonzo C. Sowell, Atlanta, GA
W. M. Bryant
E. W. Tripp
R. E. Tuttle
E. L. Bergstrom, Atlanta, GA
Soloman. M. Moye, Sandersville, Ga
S. J. Causey
Jones. O. Lay*, Gainesville, GA


Top Row, Left to Right:

J. C. Blalock
John Franklin Camp
R. W. Nourse
Steve. B. Wallace

Link to full-sized photo.

WikiTree profile: Marcus Cox
in Photos by Jamie Cox G2G6 (9.3k points)
edited by Jamie Cox
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Wow.  What a great photo!  Very dangerous job back then.

My grandfather worked for the IRS but not  that kind of work and I don't think San Francisco had  as many moonshiners.
by Janice Sutherland G2G6 Mach 5 (55.7k points)

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