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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: Julian Bond
Date: 1985
Description: View of former Georgia State Senator Julian Bond speaking at an unidentified event in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.10

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.

Local identification number: ahc158001010a.jpg

Subjects: Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Civil rights leaders--Georgia--Atlanta | Bond, Julian, 1940- | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305, 2009
Original Material: Southline Press, Inc. Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/southline,177

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: Southline Press, Inc. Photographs