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Collection Dates: 1940 – 1982
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of sound recordings of Elmo Ellis editorials.
Biographical Note: Elmo Israel Ellis was a WSB radio broadcaster in Atlanta from 1940-1982. During the 1960s, he authored a series of editorials in favor of civil rights. His public stand on the issue led to some death threats.
Extent: 15 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in.;19 sound tape reels : analog ; 5 in.
Subject Headings: Ellis, Elmo Israel--Political and social views;United States--History--20th century;United States--Social conditions--1945-;WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.)
Provenance: Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives in 1996.
Cite Collection As: Elmo Ellis editorials, probably 1940-1982. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.
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