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Ernest Vandiver, governor of Georgia

by Harold P. Henderson

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • Vandiver, S. Ernest 1918-,
    • Governors -- Georgia -- Biography.,
    • School integration -- Georgia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1951-,
    • Georgia -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-291) and index.

      StatementHarold Paulk Henderson.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF291.3.V36 H46 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 300 p. :
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6784471M
      ISBN 100820322237
      LC Control Number00036420

        Samuel Ernest Vandiver, Jr., () who was born in nearby Canon, served as Georgia’s 73rd governor from During his administration, the archaic county unit system that gave local political bosses vast power, was ended. This was seen as a step forward for Georgia but angered many of its beneficiaries. How did Ernest Vandiver Jr., the governor of Georgia in , respond to the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education? -

        Vandiver, former Georgia governor, dies at 86; had helped foster peaceful integration ATLANTA (AP) - Former Gov. S. Ernest Vandiver, who won .   The East Campus Village dorm was named after Ernest Vandiver in , who was the governor of Georgia when UGA became integrated in to the book.

      Ernest Vandiver: biography July 3, – Febru Samuel Ernest Vandiver Jr. (July 3, – Febru ), was an American politician who was the 73rd Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from to Later career In , Vandiver was initially a candidate for governor .   Born in in Franklin County, Samuel Ernest Vandiver attended the University of Georgia, served as a pilot in World War II and then returned to the university to earn a law degree.


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