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ACLU Carroll County Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: LH-0047
Overview

The ACLU Carroll County Chapter was organized in 1968 and first met on April 7, 1969 on the campus of West Georgia College. Although the organization helped raise awareness of larger national issues like abortion and prison reform, the group focused the majority of their attention and resources on cases involving students.

Dates: 1968-1975

Georgia's Political Heritage Program records

 Collection
Identifier: POL-0003
Overview Audio and motion picture oral history interviews with prominent current and former Georgia political figures representing political history since World War II which were conducted as part of the Georgia's Political Heritage Program (GPHP). The GPHP was founded in 1984 by Dr. Mel Steely, Professor Emeritus of the UWG History Department, to capture the memory of Georgia's political leaders as they relate their roles in the context of state and national politics. Interviewees discuss their...
Dates: 1984-2016

kNow Justice, kNow Peace photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0065
Overview

Photographs of the kNow Justice, kNow Peace march on the University of West Georgia campus which occurred on December 2, 2014.

Dates: 2014

Lester Maddox collection

 Collection
Identifier: POL-0015
Overview

Personal papers of Lester Maddox who served as governor of Georgia from 1967-1971 and as lieutenant governor from 1971-1975. Maddox was also an American Independent Party presidential nominee in the 1976 election.

Dates: 1947-1990

The Committee on Appeal for Human Rights and The Student-Adult Liaison Committee handbill

 Item
Identifier: MS-0087
Overview

Handbill distributed by The Committee on Appeal for Human Rights and The Student-Adult Liaison Committee to promote 1961 civil rights boycotts in downtown Atlanta.

Dates: 1961

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American Civil Liberties Union. Carroll County (Ga.). 1
Claxton, Robert H., 1942-2019 1
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