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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Evans, Andrea
Title: Bond, Julian
Date: 1986
Description: Politics. Ballot Integrity Story

View of Georgia State Senator Julian Bond speaking at a press conference in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.323

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: ahc158001323a.jpg

Subjects: Politicians | Political participation--Georgia--Atlanta | Politics and government--Georgia--Atlanta | Politics and government--Georgia | Legislators--Georgia | Civil rights leaders--Georgia--Atlanta | Civil rights | Civil rights leaders | Civil rights movement | Voting--Georgia | Voting--Georgia--Atlanta | African Americans | African Americans--1980-1990 | Bond, Julian, 1940- | Bond, James | 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,199

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