Talmadge, Herman E.

Collection:
Southline Press, Inc. Photographs
Title:
Talmadge, Herman E.
Publisher:
Southline Press, Inc. Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Date of Original:
1981
Subject:
Politicians--Georgia
Governors--Georgia
Segregation--Georgia
Segregation--United States--1940-1950
Talmadge, Herman Eugene, 1913-2002
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of United States Senator Herman E. Talmadge in his office.
Herman Talmadge, son of Eugene Talmadge who served as governor from 1933 to 1937 and again from 1941 to 1943, was governor of Georgia and a U.S. Senator from 1957-1981. He was born in McRae, Georgia on August 9, 1913, and attended the University of Georgia and served in the Navy before running his father's gubernatorial campaign. He served as governor of Georgia briefly in 1947 and again from 1948 to 1955. His term was marked by his segregationist policies.
Local Identifier:
VIS 158.01.296
ahc158001296a.jpg
Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/southline/id/13
Rights Holder:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Additional Rights Information:
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Extent:
4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. silver gelatin print
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center

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