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Title

Candidate John Lewis announcing his bid for the 5th District congressional seat, 1986

Subject

Politicians
African American politicians
Civil rights workers
City council members
Political campaigns

Description

Printed on assignment sheet: "John Lewis talks with supporters Wednesday after announcing his running for Congress at the Ramada Inn Stadium. Photo by Joey Ivansco." Caption: "Candidate: John Lewis fields questions from the media after announcing his intention to run for the 5th District congressional seat. Thursday February 5, 1986." Caption: "5th District candidate John Lewis says he holds no malice toward his former colleagues for siding with his opponent. Tuesday September 16, 1986."

Creator

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archive

Source

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archive

Publisher

Georgia State University Library

Rights

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Identifier

AJCP452-146n

Files

Citation

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archive, “Candidate John Lewis announcing his bid for the 5th District congressional seat, 1986,” Georgia State University Library Exhibits, accessed July 5, 2022, https://exhibits.library.gsu.edu/current/items/show/3233.