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Richard B. Russell Statue Dedication Materials

Richard B. Russell Statue Dedication Materials

Descriptive Summary

Title: Richard B. Russell Statue Dedication Materials
Creator: Richard B. Russell Foundation
Inclusive Dates: 1996
Language: English
Extent: 1 box(es) (0.25 linear feet)
Collection Number: RBRL/285/RBRSD
Repository: Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies
Abstract: The Richard B. Russell Statue Dedication Materials document the dedication on January 24, 1996, of the Russell statue that stands in the Richard B. Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. The materials include photographs, clippings, a certificate, a speech and related correspondence.

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Richard B. Russell Memorial Statue, created by sculptor Frederick Hart, was dedicated January 24, 1996, in the Richard B. Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. In attendance were Vice President Al Gore, Senators Robert C. Byrd, Sam Nunn, Ted Stevens and other members of Congress, Georgia Governor Zell Miller, Senator Russell's sisters, Pat Peterson and Carolyn Nelson, Frederick Hart and Charles Campbell, chairman of the Richard B. Russell Foundation, which provided funding for the statue.

Scope and Content

The Richard B. Russell Statue Dedication Materials document the dedication on January 24, 1996, of the Russell statue that stands in the Richard B. Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. The materials include photographs, clippings, a certificate, a speech and related correspondence.

Organization and Arrangement

The files are arranged by format.


Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation

Richard B. Russell Statude Dedication Materials, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia, 30602-1641.

Copyright Information

Before material from collections at the Richard B. Russell Library may be quoted in print, or otherwise reproduced, in whole or in part, in any publication, permission must be obtained from (1) the owner of the physical property, and (2) the holder of the copyright. It is the particular responsibility of the researcher to obtain both sets of permissions. Persons wishing to quote from materials in the Russell Library collection should consult the Director. Reproduction of any item must contain a complete citation to the original.

Conditions Governing Use

Library acts as "fair use" reproduction agent.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding Aid prepared by Mat Darby, 2014.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Hart, Frederick, 1943-1999
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard), 1897-1971
Statues -- Washington (D.C.)

Related Collections in this Repository

Richard B. Russell, Jr. Collection


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Certificate: The United States Senate Commission on Art to The Richard B. Russell Foundation, Inc., 1996
 
12Media Book, 1996 January
 
13Speech: Remarks of Senator Ted Stevens, 1996
 
14-6Photographs, 1996 January 24-25