Inscribed Color Photograph
INSCRIBED "To My friend / Leon Moritz / Best Wishes / George C Wallace. 8" x 10" official full color photograph of Wallace sitting on a desk, no white border. Fine condition with printed identification on the back, "Greetings from George C. Wallace, Governor of Alabama".
George Corley Wallace Jr. (Aug 25, 1919 – Sep13, 1998) was the 45th Governor of Alabama, having served two nonconsecutive terms and two consecutive terms as a Democrat: 1963–1967, 1971–1979 and 1983–1987. Wallace has the third longest gubernatorial tenure in post-Constitutional U.S. history, at 16 years and four days. He was a U.S. presidential candidate for four consecutive elections, in which he sought the Democratic Party nomination in 1964, 1972, and 1976, and was the American Independent Party candidate in the 1968 presidential election. Item #1137
"I draw the line in the dust and toss the gauntlet before the feet of tyranny, and I say segregation now, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever." - G. C. Wallace.