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African American voters

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Type: black-and-white negatives | StillImage
Creator: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: African American voters
Date: 1946 Feb. 13
Description: Local identification number: LBME3-037a

Casting ballots in the race for Fifth District, United States Congress. African American voters were crucial to Helen Douglas Mankin's electoral victory. (Image 1 of 4. Envelope description: [Voting]; [Blacks [Afro Americans] in Fulton County]; Herman Talmadge; [child Kent Nelson, Forest Avenue School; father Frank M. Nelson]; [5th District United States Congress Special Election])

Subjects: African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta | African Americans--Suffrage--Georgia | Voting | Ballot boxes | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Online Publisher: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Original Material: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976
Rights and Usage: The contents of this item, including all images and text, are for personal, educational, and non-commercial use only. This item is the property of Georgia State University Library and any user is asked to acknowledge Georgia State University Library.

LBME3-037a, Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976. Photographic Collection, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library.

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Related Institutions: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Information: Lane Brothers Commercial Photographers Photographic Collection, 1920-1976