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Coverdell, Paul

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Unknown
Title: Coverdell, Paul
Date: 1987
Description: View of Georgia State Senator Paul Coverdell, possibly in the Georgia State Capitol building in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.31

Paul Douglas Coverdell was a Georgia State Senator, serving as Senate Minority Leader in 1974. From 1989 to 1991, he was the director of the Peace Corps, starting the "World Wise Schools" program, and in 1992, he was elected to United States Senate and served on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Agriculture Committee, and Small Business Committee. He is also known for the Coverdell Education Savings Accounts, which are used by millions of Americans to fund college educations for their children.

Local identification number: ahc158001031a.jpg

Subjects: Politicians | Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Portraits | Coverdell, Paul Douglas, 1939-2000 | 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,180

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