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1 Title:   William Armstrong Smith Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Smith, William Armstrong, 1914-1996.  
  Dates:   1966-1978  
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William Armstrong Smith was a Georgia state senator from the 34th District (Fulton County), from 1966 to 1974. During this time, Smith introduced various bills, served on and/or chaired numerous senate committees, and actively supported the development of the Republican Party in Georgia. The collection documents his career and to a lesser degree his campaigns as well as his continued interest in legislative matters after his senate career ended (1975-1978). The majority of the collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, financial records, and legislative bills. There are approximately six linear feet of publication materials produced by various sources covering subjects such as education, insurance, transportation, and planning. Another important aspect of the collection is correspondence Smith created after his senate career with Georgia politicians. Correspondents include: Howard "Bo" Callaway, John J. Flynt, Jr., Wyche Fowler, Zell Miller, Sam Nunn, as well as United States Presidents Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/007/WAS  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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2 Title:   Charles L. Gowen Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Gowen, Charles Latimer  
  Dates:   1946-1966  
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The collection consists of personal and political papers of Georgia State Representative Charles L. Gowen from 1946 to 1966. The papers primarily document Gowen's unsuccessful bid for Georgia Governor in 1954.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/046/CJLG  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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3 Title:   Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series IV: Legislative  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937  
  Dates:   1898, 1902-1910  
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Hardman was very active during his tenure in the Georgia House of Representatives and the State Senate. Co-authoring Georgia's Prohibition bill and sponsoring the Conner Act, which established the Georgia College of Agriculture, are among as his primary accomplishments. However, Hardman also introduced or sponsored other important legislative measures. He sponsored legislation creating the State Board of Health, petitioned Congress to authorize a federal commission to conduct a drainage survey of Georgia farmlands, and introduced a bill making rudimentary civic and agricultural education mandatory in Georgia public schools. The files in this series contain correspondence relating to these and other legislative matters from Hardman's terms in the House (1902-1906; 1909-1910) and State Senate (1907-1908). Papers from his last term in the House are not included. The series is comprised of four subseries: correspondence, bills, speeches, and general information. Arrangement is chronological.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/137/LGH_IV  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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4 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries D: Trade Missions  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1991-1998  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries D. Trade Missions documents Miller's marketing missions around the world as governor and includes itineraries, executive briefings, and tourism information.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_IV_D  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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5 Title:   George L. Smith II Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Smith, George Leon, 1912-1973.  
  Dates:   1943-1974  
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The George L. Smith II Papers span the dates 1943 to 1974, covering most of his twenty-nine year term as the representative from Emanuel County in the Georgia House of Representatives. The bulk of the papers represent Smith's second tenure as Speaker of the House of Representatives (1967-1973).
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/078/GLS  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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6 Title:   Sidney J. Marcus Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Marcus, Sidney J., 1928-1983.  
  Dates:   1968-1983  
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The collection consists of the legislative papers of Sidney J. Marcus from 1968 to 1983. It includes correspondence, bills, speeches, appointment books, printed material, and photographs. The collection primarily pertains to his legislative career, but also includes material relating to his 1981 campaign for Atlanta mayor against Andrew Young, and some personal papers.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/191/SJM  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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7 Title:   Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series III: Political  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hardman, Lamartine Griffin, 1856-1937  
  Dates:   1894, 1914-1928  
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Lamartine Griffin Hardman Papers, Series III: Political files are divided into two subseries. The General files include correspondence, speeches, financial records, and newspaper clippings relating to Governor Hardman's gubernatorial campaigns. There are also fragmentary accounts of the 1894 campaign for State Senator. The most prolific records are from the 1926 and 1928 gubernatorial campaigns. The County files were kept in the campaign years 1926 and 1928 and are arranged alphabetically then chronologically by county. The majority of correspondence consists of mass-mailings to the electorate. There is also some correspondence between the candidate and his supporters.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/137/LGH_III  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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8 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series II: Early Political  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1961-1980  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). This series contains materials from his political career prior to serving as Lieutenant Governor of Georgia, including scrapbooks and campaign memorabilia.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_II  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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9 Title:   Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series IV: Watergate  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002  
  Dates:   1957-1987  
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Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series IV: Watergate files document the United States Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities, known as the Ervin Committee. The committee was ordered to investigate the Watergate break-in and cover-up as well as other matters relating to the 1972 presidential campaign. These files reflect Talmadge's involvement on the Senate Select Committee and include committee and subject files, witness information, and proceeding reports. The files also contain correspondence, legal documents, lists, memorandums, and reports relating to committee business, political espionage, and the Bellino subcommittee. The Bellino subcommittee was composed of Senators Talmadge, Edward Gurnery and Daniel Inouye, and was created to investigate allegations that Carmine Bellino had spied on Republican party campaign officials during the 1960 presidential campaign on behalf of the Democratic party. The subject files consist of witness summaries, statements, exhibits, and correspondence. Materials pertain to illegal campaign contributions by Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and Braniff Airways, ITT anti-trust and milk pricing cases, and the Responsiveness Program, an attempt to make government departments more "responsive" to the political needs of Nixon's re-election campaign.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/102/HET_C_IV  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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10 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series III: Lieutenant Governor of Georgia  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1974-1990  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series III. Lieutenant Governor documents Miller's service as Georgia's longest serving Lieutenant Governor, including promotional material from campaigns, speeches, clippings, correspondence, news releases, memoranda, political cartoons and scrapbooks.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_III  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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11 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries A: Campaign  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1988-1995  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries A. Campaign includes opposition files, voter surveys, lists of contributors, debate research, memoranda, travel schedules, press releases, and chronologies, which are condensed compilations of clippings that document issues and events of which Miller was a part.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_IV_A  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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12 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries B: Press  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1990-1998  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries B. Press includes newspaper clippings, press logs, press releases, and speeches.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_IV_B  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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13 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries C: Personal Assistants  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1961-1999  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries C. Personal Assistants includes the files of Keith Mason, Steve Wrigley, and Beverly Messer.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_IV_C  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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14 Title:   Zell Miller Papers, Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries E: Personal Political Files  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Miller, Zell Bryan, 1932-  
  Dates:   1989-2000  
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The Zell Miller Papers document Miller's forty-five year career in Georgia politics, including his service as a U.S. Senator (2000-2005), Governor of Georgia (1991-1999), Lieutenant Governor of Georgia (1975-1991), Executive Director of the Georgia Democratic Party (1971-1973), member of the State Boards of Pardons and Paroles, Probation, and Children and Youth (1964-1973), Executive Secretary to Governor Lester Maddox (1969-1971), State Senator (1961-1965), and Mayor of Young Harris, Georgia (1959-1960). Series IV. Governor of Georgia, Subseries E. Personal Political Files includes materials about events held at the Governor's mansion, Miller's involvement with the Democratic Party, and subject files.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/213/ZM_IV_E  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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15 Title:   Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series III: Civil Rights  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002  
  Dates:   1957-1987  
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Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series III: Civil Rights files document aspects of the federal government's expansion over state authority in this area, and Talmadge's efforts against such infringement. Included is constituent correspondence, mainly for the year 1968, dealing with the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy, social unrest, freedom marches, and the Poor People's Campaign. Legislative files contain correspondence, printed materials, and legal opinions pertaining to the Civil Rights Act of 1957, 1964, and 1966, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and busing.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/102/HET_C_III  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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16 Title:   George Ervin (Sonny) Perdue Official Papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Perdue, Sonny, 1946-  
  Dates:   2002-2011  
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The George Ervin "Sonny" Perdue Official Papers consist of files pertaining to Perdue's tenure as Governor of Georgia from 2003 to 2011. Files were created by Perdue as well as his staff and consist of electronic files as well as paper and include correspondence, reports, agendas, speeches, proclamations, public commission files, scheduling files, subject files, and photographs.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/275/GEPO  
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17 Title:   Abraham Baldwin papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Baldwin, Abraham, 1754-1807  
  Dates:   1770-1808  
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The collection consists of correspondence, remarks about and copies of legislation, financial documents, and writings by Abraham Baldwin.
 
  Identifier:   UA97-092  
  Repository:   University of Georgia Archives  
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18 Title:   Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series II: Press Office  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002  
  Dates:   1957-1987  
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Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series II: Press Office files include constituent correspondence, grant information, speeches, working files, legislative files, radio and television scripts, news releases, newsletters mailed to Georgia constituents, columns written by Talmadge, and clippings. The majority of the materials date from the late 1960s to the late 1970s. Topics include the Vietnam Conflict, the Watergate investigation, ratification of the Panama Canal Treaty, civil rights, rural development, Lockheed C-5A, development of Lake Lanier Islands, forced school busing, the textile trade, the poultry industry, and works incentive program.
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/102/HET_C_II  
  Repository:   Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies  
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19 Title:   Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series VIII: Legislation  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002  
  Dates:   1957-1980  
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Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Subgroup C, Series VIII: Legislation subject matter pertain to legislation being considered by Congress. The researcher will find overlap between the Legislative and Press Office series in related subject matter. For more detailed information on the Watergate affair, the researcher should review Series II (Press Office) and Series IV (Watergate).
 
  Identifier:   RBRL/102/HET_C_VIII  
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