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Poster for A Commemoration of George A. Smathers on the 100th Anniversary of his Birth

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Poster for A Commemoration of George A. Smathers on the 100th Anniversary of his Birth
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Poster
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English
Creator:
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Publisher:
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Place of Publication:
Gainesville, FL
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Poster for event: November 14, 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom, Levin College of Law

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University of Florida
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University of Florida
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AA00018732:00001

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Material Information

Title:
Poster for A Commemoration of George A. Smathers on the 100th Anniversary of his Birth
Physical Description:
Poster
Language:
English
Creator:
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Publisher:
George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Place of Publication:
Gainesville, FL
Publication Date:

Notes

Abstract:
Poster for event: November 14, 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom, Levin College of Law

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
Applicable rights reserved.
System ID:
AA00018732:00001


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A Commemoration ofGeorge A. Smatherson the 100th Anniversary of his BirthNovember 14, 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom, Levin College of Law Join us as the Levin College of Law and the George A. Smathers Libraries examine the legacy of one of the University of Floridas most successful and influential alumni. Elected to Congress in 1946 and to the US Senate in 1950 in a storied campaign, the political career of George A. Smathers embraced the emergence of Florida as a modern state and the major challenges of Cold War America. The program will begin with a screening of a new documentary from PBS affiliate WPBT2 in South Florida that details Smathers close friendships with three American Presidents: John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson and Richard M. Nixon. Following the documentary, four panelists will explore different dimensions of Smathers career and legacy. 5:30 Documentary. A Friend of Presidents: Senator George A. Smathers Produced by WPBT2, South Florida 6:15 George A. Smathers: Career and Legacy a panel discussion moderated by Ben Brotemarkle with authors Brian Crispell, James C. Clark and Patricia Wickman and United States Senator Bill Nelson. Sponsors: George A. Smathers Libraries, Levin College of Law and the Smathers Family