Engelhardt, Samuel, 1912-1991.

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Samuel Engelhardt, a farmer and merchant in Macon County (Ala.), was a prominent Alabama politician who served in the State House of Representatives from 1950-1954 and in the State Senate from 1954-1958. From 1959 to 1963, Engelhardt served as chairman of the Democratic Executive Committee of Alabama as well as Highway Department director for Governor John Patterson. In 1962, Engelhardt ran for governor, but he lost in the Democratic Primary to George C. Wallace.

From the description of Papers, [ca.1946]-[ca.1973]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122538342

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creatorOf Engelhardt, Samuel, 1912-1991. Papers, [ca.1946]-[ca.1973]. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn State Democratic Executive Committee of Alabama. Records 1875-1986. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Perry, Horace, . Negative collection, 1946-1959. Alabama Department of Archives and History
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associatedWith Alabama Association of White Citizens Councils. corporateBody
associatedWith Alabama. Legislature. corporateBody
associatedWith Alabama. State Highway Department. corporateBody
associatedWith Azar, Ed. person
associatedWith Boykin, Frank W. (Frank William), 1885-1969. person
associatedWith Democratic Party (Ala.) corporateBody
associatedWith Hill, Lister, 1894-1984. person
associatedWith Paterson, John M. (John Malcolm), 1921- . person
associatedWith Perry, Horace, . person
associatedWith Reid, Ed. person
associatedWith Sparkman, John, 1899-1985. person
associatedWith State Democratic Executive Committee of Alabama. corporateBody
associatedWith State Democratic Executive Committee of Alabama. corporateBody
associatedWith White Citzens' Council (Montgomery, Ala.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Alabama
Southern States
Tuskegee (Ala.)
United States
Subject
African Americans--Civil rights
Political Campaigns
Racism
Civil rights movement
Highway department
Political parties
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Birth 1912

Death 1991

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