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A. Linwood Holton (1923- )

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Creator:Dennis, Michael
Title:A. Linwood Holton (1923- )

Entry on A. Linwood Holton, governor of Virginia (1970-1974) and the first Republican to hold the office since Reconstruction (1865-1877). In 1970, he declared an end to Massive Resistance. Includes photographs, a brief list of suggested readings, and a timeline.

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Subjects:Holton, A. Linwood (Abner Linwood), 1923- | Governors--Virginia--Biography | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:Encyclopedia Virginia
Institution:Virginia Humanities
Contributors:Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Persistent Link to Item:http://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Holton_A_Linwood_1923-