1975 Signed Photo~george Busbee~georgia Governor~democrat Against Lester Maddox For Sale
This 4" by 6" photograph, with a signature at the bottom, pictures Georgia Governor GEORGE BUSBEE. George Dekle Busbee (1927-2004) was an American politician who served as the 77th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from January 14, 1975 to January 11, 1983. Busbee, served nine terms in the Georgia House of Representatives. In 1967, he was one of thirty Democrats in the legislature who voted for the Republican Howard Callaway in the disputed 1966 gubernatorial race, rather than the Democratic nominee Lester Maddox, a segregationist from Atlanta. This vintage photo printed on a card which reads Office of the Governor, State Capitol, Atlanta, Georgia, on the back, and its envelope postmarked October 1975, sent to the original collector, will make a fine addition to any collection.
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1975 Signed Photo~george Busbee~georgia Governor~democrat Against Lester Maddox: $6