Home » Item Display

Murphy, Tom

Click here to view the item (new window)
Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Evans, Andrea
Title: Murphy, Tom
Date: 1985
Description: House Speaker Tom Murphy

View of Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives, Tom Murphy, during a session in the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.223

Thomas Bailey Murphy (1924-2007) served as the Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives for twenty-eight years, the longest tenure of a Speaker in any state legislature. The Democrat entered the House in 1961 and served as Speaker from 1973 to 2002.

Local identification number: ahc158001223a.jpg

Subjects: Political participation--Georgia--Atlanta | Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Politics and government--Georgia--Atlanta | Architectural elements--Georgia--Atlanta | Podiums--Georgia--Atlanta | Political participation--Georgia | Murphy, Thomas Bailey, 1924- | 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,191

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