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Maddox, Lester 1915-2003

Overview
Works: 142 works in 150 publications in 2 languages and 946 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: J87, 353.9758035
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Addresses of Lester Garfield Maddox, Governor of Georgia, 1967-1971 by Lester Maddox( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God, family & country( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That American spirit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using American popular music, follows the history of U.S. social consciousness, protest and humanitarian movements. Shows that popular music defines and changes cultures, and later recalls them. Includes comments by Holly Near, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Bruce Springsteen, and Joan Baez. Shows film of Georgians Lester Maddox, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Andrew Young
Lester Maddox oral history interviews by Lester Maddox( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of oral history interviews with Lester Maddox ca. 1988-1989 in which he discusses his childhood memories; family background; Home Park Elementary School; heroes; Depression era; black/white neighborhood relations; memories of parents; religious influence; Franklin Roosevelt; WPA work; Virginia Maddox; working at Atlantic Steel; Bessemer Galvanizing Works; attack at Pearl Harbor; work injury; return to Atlanta; Bell Aircraft; first restaurant; sale of restaurant; buying grocery store; becoming a real estate agent; 1945 auto accident; the Pickrick Restaurant; desegregation; Harry Truman; Dwight Eisenhower; Earl Warren; Pickrick ads; politics; William Hartsfield; 1957 mayoral campaign; Archie Lindsay; the Bloody Fifth ward; 1988 presidential campaign; Governor Michael Dukakis; serving as governor; 1961 mayoral campaign; Atlanta law enforcement; racial segregation; George Wallace; Ivan Allen; Mills Lane; Jim Aldredge; Charlie Brown; Muggsy Smith; grand jury service; 1962 lieutenant governor campaign; statewide campaigning; media coverage during campaign; Governor Joe Frank Harris; 1966 governor's race; James F. Gray; efforts to persuade Maddox to withdraw from campaign; raising campaign funds; campaign goes to legislature; philosophy as governor; appointments; "People's Day"; impressions of Jimmy Carter; Tommy Irvin; Morgan Redwine; assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.; and Maddox seeks 1968 Democratic presidential nomination
[Lester Maddox says he'll sue if he's not included in the television presidential debates] by Lester Maddox( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

If I go to jail by Lester Maddox( Recording )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ephemeral materials by Americans for Local Control of Education( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter, brochures and petition sheets
Don't let it die : the crisis is not health care, it is a federal government crisis by Lester Maddox( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lester Maddox oral history interview by Lester Maddox( )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of an oral history interview with Lester Maddox on June 16, 1976 in which he discusses Marvin Griffin; Pickrick restaurant catering governor's mansion during Griffin's administration; reasons why he lost 1962 governors race; the "political establishment" support of Carl Sanders; Peter Zack Geer; 1962 primary; Ernest Vandiver; Americus, (Ga.); the "political establishment"; the "liberal" media; race issues in the South; southern progressives; education during administration; number of blacks appointed during administration; negative predictions of what would happen if Maddox elected governor; support of sales tax increase while lieutenant governor; Georgia Bureau of Investigation; Sanders use of the media; Jimmy Carter; Carter's claim of cutting expenses; Griffin's loss of 1962 governor's race; hiring policies during Maddox administration; open-door policy; past discrimination against blacks; question of restructuring merit system; meeting with black leaders to discuss racial issues; loss of black vote; and Maddox desire to tell the truth
A call to duty by Lester Maddox( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The National Broadcasting Company presents Meet the press, America's press conference of the air by Lester Maddox( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speaking engagement files by Georgia( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series contains fact sheets on audience and locality, correspondence concerning speaking engagements, speech texts, and programs
Public relations files by Alabama( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series consists of correspondence, telegrams, clippings, photographs, reports, and publications that document the Governor's relationship with constituents and correspondents from other states. The records also document the Governor's interaction with governors of other states, Congressmen, the President of the United States, the vice-president, and other public officials and dignitaries. The series is divided into two sub-series: (1) general correspondence files and (2) Governor's Conference correspondence and material
[Option] by Lester Maddox( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Georgia and National Political Ephemera Collection by Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Georgia and National Political Ephemera Collection includes material documenting political campaigns in Georgia, in the United States as well as a small amount of material on Canadian, French, and British political parties. The bulk of the collection is comprised of bumper stickers but also includes pamphlets, brochures, clippings, and matchbooks from candidates' political campaigns
High noon, America in crisis by Lester Maddox( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lester Maddox Amerikaans politicus (1915-2003)

Lester Maddox Georgia politician

Lester Maddox politicien américain

Lester Maddox polityk amerykański

Lester Maddox US-amerikanischer Politiker

レスター・マドックス

萊斯特·馬多克斯

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