Hi I'm Carl Vinson. I am also popular in the military community.
William B. Hartsfield
Hi I'm William Hartsfield. I helped develop our industry.
Russell served one term as Georgia governor and seven consecutive terms as U.S. senator. He worked with the Armed Services Committee, where he gained influence in military policy.
Ivan Allen jr.
Carl Vinson served Georgia for 51 years in the U.S. House of Representatives. Carl Vinson was well known for his support of the military. One of his famous quotes was, “The most expensive thing in the world is a cheap Army and Navy.”
Bombing of Pearl Harbor
William B. Hartsfield transformed Atlanta into a truly modern city with an incredible transportation system, professional sports teams, and industries that impact the entire nation.
1946 Governor Race
Ivan Allen Jr also helped transformed Atlanta into a truly modern city with an incredible transportation system, professional sports teams, and industries that impact the entire nation.
On December 7, 1941, Japan attacked the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Japanese bombers struck just before 8 a.m., before many Americans at the naval base were even awake.
The 1946 governor’s race turned into one of the strangest events in Georgia political history, and became known as the “three governors controversy."