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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Evans, Andrea
Title: Murphy, Tom
Date: 1987
Description: View of Georgia Speaker of the House Tom Murphy leading a session in the Georgia State Capitol building in Atlanta, Georgia.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.325

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: ahc158001325a.jpg

Subjects: Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Architectural elements--Georgia--Atlanta | Government facilities--Georgia--Atlanta | Government officials--Georgia--Atlanta | 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,201

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