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Dr. George S. Mitchell, Southeast Regional Director of CIO-PAC, Atlanta, Georgia

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Creator:Kennedy, Stetson
Creator:Southern Labor Archives
Title:Dr. George S. Mitchell, Southeast Regional Director of CIO-PAC, Atlanta, Georgia
Date:1940-1949
Description:

Text on reverse: "Dr. George S. Mitchell, SE Regional Director of CIO/PAC during 1940s, at his offices at CIO headquarters, 75 Ivy Street, Atlanta. Mitchell, a Rhodes scholar, formerly served as Deputy Director of FDR's Farm Security Administration. He brought kudzu to Georgia. Photo by Stetson Kennedy, who served as Mitchell's editorial assistant, and prepared poll tax and other suffrage materials eventually published bu Southern Regional Council et al." Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.

Local identification number: L1979-37_221

Types:Photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Labor unions | Labor movement | Offices | Desks | Kennedy, Stetson | Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.). Political Action Committee | United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824
Collection:Stetson Kennedy Papers
Institution:Georgia State University Special Collections
Contributors:Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Original Material:

Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library

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Cite as: L1979-37_221, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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