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Georgia's Political Heritage Program records

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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...

George B. Hamilton papers

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Identifier: POL-0013
Overview George Bright Hamilton served as Georgia State Treasurer from 1933 to 1962.

Bill Hamrick papers

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Identifier: POL-0007
Overview The legislative papers of Bill Hamrick, Georgia State Senator from 2000-2012, who represented District 30, which is comprised of sections of Carroll, Douglas, and Paulding counties. Hamrick currently serves as a Superior Judge in the Coweta Judicial Circuit.

Pledger B. Jones family papers

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Identifier: LH-0091
Overview Family papers pertaining to the Jones, Boone, and Mitchell families who lived in Carroll and Paulding counties in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

League of Women Voters of Carrollton-Carroll County records

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Identifier: POL-0033
Overview Records of the League of Women Voters of Carrollton-Carroll County, formerly the Carrollton League of Women Voters, which has been active since 1961. A nonpartisan and non-profit organization, its work is to encourage active participation in government and elections through education and advocacy of the citizenry. Records include correspondence, event planning materials, brochures, leaflets, newsletters, and other materials.

Lester Maddox collection

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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.

Howard Maxwell papers

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Identifier: POL-0034
Overview Papers of Howard Maxwell, former member of the Georgia House of Representatives, including committee files, legislative materials, campaign materials, photographs, awards, and other materials.

Joe McGinnis Family Estate collection

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Identifier: LH-0096
Overview Newspapers, Photographs, and Documents of the Joe McGinnis family estate, Mr. McGinnis served as Carrollton mayor from 1993 to 1999 and member of the Carrollton City School Board from 1977-1993 and 2001-2013.

Joe McGinnis papers

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Identifier: POL-0028
Overview Papers of Joe McGinnis, Carrollton mayor from 1993 to 1999 and member of the Carrollton City School Board from 1977-1993 and 2001-2013.

Thomas B. Murphy artifacts

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Identifier: POL-0002-03
Overview This collection contains the artifacts contained in the office of long-time Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives, Thomas B. Murphy. Murphy served in the Georgia House from 1961-2003, and he was Speaker of the Georgia House from 1973-2002. The collection contains material from Murphy's time as Speaker as well as some material that predates his speakership. His papers contain an assortment of correspondence, photographs, budget material, committee material, candidate information,...