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Childs, Peggy

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Type: StillImage | Photographs
Creator: Robertson, E. Marie
Title: Childs, Peggy
Date: 1986
Description: State Representative Peggy Childs talks to reporters about her role in Parkway opponents Federal suit, as CAUTION spokesman Richard Ossoff (left) and co-plaintiff DeKalb Commissioner Sherry Schulman look on.

View of State Representative Peggy Childs (center) talking to reporters about her role in a Federal lawsuit against the Presidential Parkway, as anti-road group CAUTION (Citizens Against Unnecessary Thoroughfares In Our Neighborhoods) spokesman Richard Ossoff (left) and co-plaintiff DeKalb Commissioner Sherry Schulman look on.

Local identification number: VIS 158.01.38

Peggy Childs was an educator, political activist and a 12-year member of the Georgia House of Representatives representing the 51st District (DeKalb County) from 1974-1987.

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Subjects: Activists--Georgia--Atlanta | Civic leaders--Georgia--Atlanta | Road construction--Georgia--Atlanta | Roads--Georgia--Atlanta | Politicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Politicians--Georgia | Citizens' associations--Georgia--Atlanta | Childs, Peggy, 1937-1987 | 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,5

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