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|Named Person:||Ellis Gibbs Arnall; John A Boykin; Walter D Cocking; H W Evans; Walter F George; James L Gillis; John W Freer; Grace Towns Hamilton; Roy Vincent Harris|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
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|Notes:||Interviewed by Jane Walker Herndon.
Related collections in this repository: Downing Musgrove oral history interview, Series M: E.D. Rivers oral history collection.
Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.
|Description:||6 audiotapes ; cassette. Transcript (184 p.)|
Also firing of Lint Miller by Rivers; Lint Miller family; pardon scandals; Hiram Evan's Ku Klux Klan activities; Evans and the highway department; solicitor governor John A. Boykin; lottery; Pat Avery; John Spivey; E.D. and Lucille River's twenty-fifth wedding anniversary; 1946 governor's race; campaign fund raising; education; rural electric service; Senator Walter George; Fred Scott; Fred Wilson; 1936 governor's race; kudzu; pipeline fight; Georgia Power Company influence; influential House speakers; George Smith; school closing issue; Sibley Commission; Grace Hamilton; legislators that Musgrove remembers with fondness; liquor sales issue; differences between Rivers and Thompson and the Talmadges; the transportation board; Jim Gillis fight with Jimmy Carter; Tom Moreland; pardon scandal; Musgrove executor of River's estate; family's interest in politics; life after politics; politics in rural counties; Klan members; Ellis Arnall; the Depression; John Greer; Ellis Arnall differences with River's; Young Harris people; Roy Harris; race issue in 1946 campaign; Cocking affair; influential lobbies; bonding program; Milledgeville; Hospital Authority; prisons; education; Tom Perdue; Highway Dept.; Eugene Talmadge's campaign style; and President Roosevelt at Warm Springs.
- Arnall, Ellis Gibbs, -- 1907-1992.
- Boykin, John A., -- b. 1877.
- Cocking, Walter D., -- 1891-1964.
- Evans, H. W. -- (Hiram Wesley)
- George, Walter F. -- (Walter Franklin), -- 1878-1957.
- Gillis, James L., -- 1892-1975.
- Freer, John W., -- 1909-
- Hamilton, Grace Towns, -- 1907-
- Harris, Roy Vincent, -- 1895-1985.
- Governors -- Georgia -- Election -- 1932.
- Governors -- Georgia -- Election -- 1936.
- Governors -- Georgia -- Election -- 1946.
- New Deal, 1933-1939 -- Georgia.
- Roads -- Georgia.
- Poll tax -- Georgia.
- Lotteries -- Georgia.
- Secret societies -- Georgia.
- Depressions -- 1929 -- Georgia.
- Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.