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Bond, Julian

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Creator:Wilson, Bill (William Bryan), 1914-1993
Title:Bond, Julian
Date:1966
Description:

View of members of the Georgia General Assembly taking the oath of office while newly elected representative Julian Bond remains seated.

Julian Bond (1940-) was a founding member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, a civil rights organization based in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1965 he was elected to the Georgia Legislature, but was denied the seat because of his outspoken opposition to the Vietnam War. He was finally sworn into office in 1967, and served until 1974. He served in the Georgia Senate from 1975-1986. He is currently a professor of history at the University of Virginia.

Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Bond, Julian, 1940- | Civil rights workers--Georgia | African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta--Politics and government | Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives--Elections | Political campaigns | Legislators--Georgia | African American legislators--Georgia | Georgia--Politics and government | Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Collection:Bill Wilson Photographs, 1938-1979, undated
Institution:Atlanta History Center
Contributors:Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher:Atlanta, Ga. : Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center | 2006
Original Material:

4 x 5 in. black and white negative

Bill Wilson Photographs, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Ga.

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