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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Karell, Mark Jeremy
Title: Barnes, Roy
Date: 1987
Description: Tort Reform, Barnes on Conference Committee.

View of Georgia State Senator Roy Barnes discussing Tort Reform in the Georgia State Capitol Building in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.11

Roy Barnes (1948- ) is from Mableton, Georgia and attended South Cobb High School, University of Georgia and University of Georgia Law School. He became the youngest member of the Georgia Senate at age 26 in 1974 and served eight terms in the Georgia Senate. He was elected Governor in 1999, losing in 2003 to Sonny Perdue. He ran for Governor again in 2010.

Local identification number: ahc158001011a.jpg

Subjects: Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Politics and government--Georgia--Atlanta | Barnes, Roy E. (Roy Eugene), 1948- | Georgia State Capitol (Atlanta, Ga.) | 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,178

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