Interview with Bob Short on the Herman Talmadge-Zell Miller debates, 1980

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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Bob Short worked in various capacities in the administrations of Georgia governors Marvin Griffin, Ernest Vandiver, and Carl Sanders, served as the coordinator for President Jimmy Carter’s 1966 campaign for governor of Georgia, and was press secretary for Governor Lester Maddox in 1967 and 1968. In this video Short discusses the legacy and importance of political debates in the U.S. and in Georgia, including the Lincoln-Douglas debates, the Nixon-Kennedy debates, and Georgia’s Talmadge-Miller debates.

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UC 0220 - Bob Short introduces the 1980 U.S. Senate Democratic Primary debate [DVD User Copy 0220], 1980
UC 0218 - Zell Miller and Herman Talmadge runoff debate, no. 3 [DVD User Copy 0218], 1980

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1980

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rbrl220rogp-000-09

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Bob Short, “Interview with Bob Short on the Herman Talmadge-Zell Miller debates, 1980,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed December 8, 2023, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL220ROGP/rbrl220rogp-000-09.