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Musgrove, Downing 1911-

Works: 4 works in 4 publications in 1 language and 4 library holdings
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works about Downing Musgrove
Most widely held works by Downing Musgrove
Downing Musgrove oral history interview by Downing Musgrove( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of an oral history interview with Downing Musgrove on August 11, 1971 in which he discusses E.D. Rivers; tax structures; Rivers as a lawyer; Musgrove's relationship with Rivers; the "4 R's" campaign; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Walter George; the 1938 governor's race; Jim Gillis; the Atlanta press' treatment of Rivers; Gologly (pardons); Governor Cox; the prison system in Georgia; pardons; the Depression's effect on the prison system; the Depression in Atlanta; the origins of the Rivers faction; Eugene Talmadge; the Rivers faction; Rivers as a speaker; Rivers' abilities as a courtroom lawyer; River' honesty; the 1934 governor's race; Rivers' relationship with Assembly; reasons for Rivers entry into the 1946 governors race; three-governor controversy; Rivers' counties; and campaigning under the county unit system
Downing Musgrove oral history interviews by Downing Musgrove( )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of oral history interviews with Downing Musgrove on October 1-2, 1988 in which he discusses helping E.D. River's 1932 election; resistance to New Deal programs; old age pension clubs; River's 1936 election; River's programs and financial problems; Lint Miller; River's character; Rivers as campaigner; River's differences with Atlanta newspapers; education; county unit system; experience as a legislative page; Roy Harris; campaign managers; women in River's campaigns; 1946 governor's race; political positions held by Musgrove; the Highway Commission; Corridor Z; Presidential Parkway; importance of roads to politics; Jim Gillis; Red Townsend; and three-governor controversy
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