VIS 101.053.012 Mamie Reese and Jimmy Carter

Mamie Reese and Jimmy Carter

Title Mamie Reese and Jimmy Carter
Photographer Lewis, Boyd, 1944-
Description View of Mamie Reese, with unidentified individuals in the background, being sworn in as a member of the Board of Pardons and Paroles by Governor Jimmy Carter in Atlanta, Georgia.
Geographic Location Atlanta (Ga.)
Subject African Americans--1970-1980
Politicians--Georgia
Politics & government--Georgia
Women--1970-1980
Eyeglasses
Prison administration--Georgia
Personal Name Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Reese, Mamie, d. 1997
Date Original 1973 June 1
Date Digital 2009
Type 35 mm black and white negative
Digital Format JPEG
Catalogue Number VIS 101.053.012
Collection Boyd Lewis Photographs
Related Collections MSS 602, Boyd Lewis Papers, Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center
Publisher Kenan Research Center, Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305
Rights This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Notes Mamie B. Reese (d. 1997) was appointed to Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles by Governor Jimmy Carter in 1973. She was only the second African American woman to serve on the board. She retired from the Board in 1987.
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