YDC Roosevelt dinner, Greenville, N.C., April 28, '50


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Title
YDC Roosevelt dinner, Greenville, N.C., April 28, '50
Description
Photograph of diners at the Roosevelt dinner, 28 April 1950. The dinner, sponsored by the East Carolina Teachers College Young Democrats Club, was held at Wright Auditorium. A sign in the auditorium welcomes Vice President Alben Barkley.
Date
April 28, 1950
Original Format
photographs
Extent
48cm x 19cm
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N/A
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Subject(s)
Spatial
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John Tucker Jun 01 2019

Barkley was on stage, as was Sen. Frank Graham. Terry Sanford, then working for the Graham campaign, had worked with Leo Jenkins, then a dean at ECC, to arrange the political event. Graham was, in the end, not reelected. Betty Spier donated this photo. This occasion was a grand beginning for a political friendship between Jenkins and Sanford that later climaxed with the Kennedy rally on the ECC campus in Sept. 1960.

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