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1 Title:   Joan Haddad Saliba Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Joan Haddad Saliba, 1928-2009  
  Dates:   1982-2002  
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This collection is composed of a scrapbook of Mayor Saliba's career. Materials found therein include photographs, newspaper clippings covering Saliba's political career, and some campaign materials. The collection also includes a correspondence with other prominent Georgians--including President Jimmy Carter, Governors Joy Frank Harris and Roy Barnes, and then-Lieutenant Governor Zell Miller--and with actor Jamie Farr, to whom Saliba was related. The collection also contains seven VHS cassettes, most of which are promotional videos for the City of Hartwell that feature Mayor Saliba.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/440  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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2 Title:   Linton M. and Josephine H. Collins Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Collins, Linton M.  
  Dates:   1874-1995  
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Josephine H. Collins was the daughter of Governor Lamartine Hardman. Her husband, Linton Collins, was appointed to the U.S. Court of Claims by President Lyndon Johnson in 1964. Judge Collins' papers document his work as a teacher, attorney, and judge, including material related to conscientious objectors during World War II. Ms. Collins' papers contain correspondence with family and friends, including letters from her father, and records related to the history of Sautee Nacoochee, GA.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/398  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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3 Title:   Our Stories, Our Lives: Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) Oral History Project  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services  
  Dates:   June-December 2018  
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Our Stories, Our Lives is a collection of stories gathered by the Georgia Libraries for Accessible Statewide Services (GLASS) to preserve and document a more complete history of the disability experience, specifically that of people with print disabilities who are living in Georgia. This is an oral history project that works to both preserve and document the varying experiences of those with print disabilities through the stories of people who have lived/are living with a print disability, including visual impairment, physical impairment, blindness, or an organic reading disability such as dyslexia.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/451/GLASS  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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4 Title:   Moore's Ford Memorial Committee Records  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Moore's Ford Memorial Committee  
  Dates:   1968-2011  
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The Moore's Ford Memorial Committee was founded in 1997 to commemorate and reconcile the 1946 Moore's Ford lynching, in which two African American couples were murdered by a white mob at the Moore's Ford bridge in Walton County, GA. The collection contains the committee's administrative and financial records, event planning files, files on the FBI and GBI investigations into the lynching and other incidents of racial violence, and documentation of the committee's support for restorative justice and reconciliation.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/437  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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5 Title:   Athens Oral History Project  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
  Dates:   2014-2016  
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The Athens Oral History Project was initiated in 2014 to document modern Athens history, roughly from the mid-twentieth century to the present. Interviews cover topics such as neighborhoods and communities in Athens, civil rights demonstrations, African American history, as well as personal histories of narrators.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/361/AOHP  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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6 Title:   Josephine Mellichamp Georgiana Research Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mellichamp, Josephine, 1923-1988.  
  Dates:   1963-1988  
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The collection consists of clippings, printed material, manuscripts, photographs, correspondence, and ephemera documenting a broad range of events, activities, people, and places in the state of Georgia from the earliest American Indian settlements through the early 1980s and, specifically, the history of senators in Georgia through the late 1970s. Drafts and research materials for Josephine Mellichamp's book, Senators from Georgia, provide an abundance of information on the careers of Georgia senators. The drafts of "Georgia Heritage" contained in these papers may be the only extant copies of the manuscript since the material was never published. The collection also contains a small collection of printed works.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/135/JM  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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