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Collection Title:  Jesse Benjamin (J.B.) Stoner Flier and Poster 
Creator:  Stoner, Jesse Benjamin (J.B.), 1924-2005
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Abstract:  J.B. Stoner, a Georgia native, was known for his strong opinions about segregation, race and politics. He was a member of the Ku Klux Klan and National States’ Rights Party and founded the Stoner’s Christian Anti-Jewish Party. In 1977, Stoner was indicted, and was later convicted and imprisoned, for the 1958 bombing of an African-American church in Birmingham, Alabama. He ran for numerous public offices including governor of Georgia in 1970. This collection contains Stoner’s gubernatorial campaign poster and a flier for a 1974 meeting of the National States’ Rights Party.
Collection Title:  Jimmy Carter Souvenir Campaign Materials Kit 
Creator:  Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
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Abstract:  The collection contains a brochure titled "Jimmy Carter for President," two photographs of Carter, two campaign buttons, and two Carter/Mondale bumper stickers.
Collection Title:  John A. Sibley Speech 
Creator:  Sibley, John Adams, 1888-1986.
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Abstract:  The collection consists of one transcript of a speech made by John A. Sibley on WSB radio (Atlanta, Ga.) on September 12, 1932. The speech was in support of Richard B. Russell, Jr.'s senatorial campaign.
Collection Title:  John B. Morris Papers 
Creator:  Morris, John B., 1930-
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Abstract:  These papers consist of correspondence, newspaper articles, newsletters, pamphlets, memoranda, briefs, and card files related to Reverend John B. Morris' involvement in Write-In Georgia (1966 gubernatorial campaign to write-in Ellis Arnall as a candidate), the Georgia Democratic Party Forum, Georgia Convention of Loyal Democrats, the Democratic National Convention (1968), and the Georgia Democratic Party.
Collection Title:  John C. Foster, Sr. Papers 
Creator:  Foster, John Charles, 1934-
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Abstract:  The John C. Foster, Sr. Papers contain materials related to his time in office as a Georgia State Senator from 1975 to 1993. Senator Foster represented the Fiftieth District in North Georgia. The John C. Foster, Sr. Papers include constituent correspondence and issue mail, bill files, news clippings, speeches, campaign and political files, and photographs and artifacts.
Collection Title:  John C. Reese Collection of Joseph M. Brown Materials 
Creator:  Reese, John C.
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Abstract:  This is a collection of materials relating to Joseph M. Brown that were collected by John C. Reese from 1913 to 1914. It includes a handwritten commentary on Georgia politics, from 1914, by Georgia Governor Joseph M. Brown to his friend John C. Reese. The collection also includes several newspaper clippings concerning Governor Brown and a handwritten press release relating to Brown's candidacy against Senator Hoke Smith.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series I: Departmental 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series I: Departmental relates to legislation and is divided into two subseries, A. Departments and B. Commissions. Departments include all executive departments, which make up the President's cabinet. Files consist of constituent correspondence, reports, and press releases. Commissions consist of executive and congressional commissions and boards. Materials found in this subseries consist of correspondence, reports, newsletters, and directories.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series II: Flood Control 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series II: Flood Control is divided into four subseries corresponding to the four major water projects, Flint River, Russell Dam, West Point Dam, and General. This series includes project files, clippings, maps, and reports documenting Satilla River, Ocmulgee River, Coosa-Alabama River, Chattahoochee River, Cedar Creek River, Alcovy River, Spewrell Bluff, and others.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series III: General 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series III: General is divided into two subseries: A. Miscellaneous, General and Individual correspondence and B. Subject files. These files contain background information on legislation, daily office activities, constituent inquiries, as well as various groups and activities. Files consist of correspondence, speeches, reports, news releases, clippings, and photographs. The majority of the papers date from the early sixties to the late seventies. The early years of this series, 1954 to 1962, coincide with Flynt's Departmental series, which date from 1963 to 1978. The researcher will need to consult the other portion of this collection to gain a more complete understanding of the congressman's work with legislation relating to the executive departments and commissions.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series IV: Intra-Office 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series IV: Intra-Office consists of mail logs, appointment books and address cards. These were materials used in the Washington office on a daily basis.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series IX. Audiovisual Materials 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series IX. Audiovisual Materials includes one Umatic videocassette from 1978, four 16mm films including a film of Flynt with President Kennedy in 1962, and one quarter-inch open reel audio tape from 1966.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series V: Legislative 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series V: Legislative consists of Congressional Record remarks, voting records, constituent correspondence, clippings, party correspondence, and copies of legislation. These files document Flynt's activities on the Appropriations Committee and Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Topics include Taft-Hartley, civil rights, integration of schools, foriegn aid, labor and minimum wage, education, taxation, and Watergate. There is some overlap with similar topics in the General series.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VI: County Files 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VI: County Files consists of correspondence, published materials, and reports documenting projects in various counties.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VII: Politics 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VII: Politics include files regarding political opponents, events, campaigns, and conventions. National party policy statements are an important part of the years when elections occur. The 1960 Kennedy-Johnson election is especially extensive and includes transcripts from the Kennedy-Nixon debates. Local elections include district correspondence, voter lists, financial statements, press releases, in the years they occur. Correspondence includes letters from Senators Talmadge, Kennedy, Kefauver, Humphrey; Representatives Johnson and Vinson; Governors Arnall, Sanders, Vandiver, Stephenson of Illinois and national figures like Ty Cobb, former President Harry Truman, are scattered throughout the series, especially after 1960.
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VIII: Personal 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series VIII: Personal contains material and correspondence of a personal nature including bills, contributions from Flynt, football tickets, and Christmas lists. This series also contains files which were removed from county files as they were marked "personal".
Collection Title:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series X: Photographs 
Creator:  Flynt, John James, 1914-2007
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Abstract:  John James Flynt, Jr. Papers, Series X: Photographs includes images of Flynt at various events and documents the flooding in West Point, Georgia in the late 1950s.
Collection Title:  John Leonard Pilcher Papers, Series I: Legislative 
Creator:  Pilcher, John Leonard, 1898-1981.
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Abstract:  John Leonard Pilcher Papers, I. Legislative series contains correspondence, bills, memoranda, news releases, reports, telegrams, and other printed material pertaining to legislation sponsored by Pilcher and other congressmen. There is some overlap with similar topics in the various subseries. There is also legislative correspondence filed by constituent name in the Miscellaneous series, which acts as a partial name cross-reference file to this and other series. Topics include farming and small business practices, social security, postal rates, education, and taxation. There is also documentation of Pilchers activities as a member of the Subcommittee on Foreign Economic Policy and Subcommittee on the Far East and the Pacific.
Collection Title:  John Leonard Pilcher Papers, Series II: Meigs Office 
Creator:  Pilcher, John Leonard, 1898-1981.
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Abstract:  This series consists of correspondence (primarily with constituents), notes, and printed material sent to or handled by Pilcher's office in his hometown of Meigs, Georgia . Included in this series are such topics as Agriculture, the Democratic National Convention, and the 1960 Kennedy-Johnson Presidential Campaign and Election. Items of interest contained within the files include: Letters from John W. McCormack (Speaker of the House of Representatives), J. Edgar Hoover (Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation), Harry Truman (U.S. Presi­dent, 1945-1953), and Robert Kennedy (Attorney General and brother of President John F. Kennedy); transcripts of the Kennedy vs. Nixon Broadcasts, 1960; Foreign Affairs Committee notes; correspondence on impending legislation; and information pertaining to the Flint River channelization, urban renewal, housing development, military schools and service, veterans administration, and Internal Revenue Service data processing in Georgia.
Collection Title:  John Leonard Pilcher Papers, Series III: Miscellaneous File 
Creator:  Pilcher, John Leonard, 1898-1981.
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Abstract:  The Miscellaneous File acts as a partial name cross-reference file for Series I. Legislative, IV. Personal, V. Political, and VI. Post Office. It is a partial cross-reference file because not everything that is in the Miscellaneous File is in the series it cross-references, and vice versa. The Miscellaneous File may only have a copy of Pilcher's reply to a letter, the letter but no reply, or both the letter and its reply together. Individuals may be found under their own names or under the organization they represent. The files in the series reflect constituent opinions on the topics of the day, their requests for information and assistance, various projects for the benefit of the Second District that Pilcher undertook, and Pilcher's relationship with both federal and state agencies. Items of special interest include letters to and from U.S. and state legislators such as Richard B. Russell, Herman Talmadge, Carl Vinson, E. L. Forrester, Iris Blitch, and J. Willis Conger (State Senator, 8th District); material from Pilcher's Executive Assistant, John W. Ellis; a 1958 letter from Pilcher to the National Historical Wax Museum in Washington, D.C., detailing an anecdote about Carl Vinson; the Griffin Bell file, concerning his appointment to the 5th Circuit judgeship--he later became Attorney General (1977-1979) under President Jimmy Carter; and material about the Atlantic Union, a plan to create a commonwealth including North America and Western Europe in which Pilcher was interested, and about one of its most ardent advocates, Mrs. Chase S. Osborne.
Collection Title:  John Leonard Pilcher Papers, Series IV: Personal 
Creator:  Pilcher, John Leonard, 1898-1981.
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Abstract:  This series reflects three aspects of Pilcher's life while a congressman: the financial, the invitations he received from both dignitaries in Washington and people in the Second District, and some of the routine tasks in running his office. The subject file is composed of cor­respondence (including congratulatory letters and thank yous), bills, re­ceipts, and forms, which are primarily concerned with financial matters-­insurance, paid bills, and the operation of Pilcher's businesses in Meigs by his son Charles.
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