Huey Long Family Panel
A panel of Long family members and family friends discussed the life, legacy, and accomplishments of Huey Long. The moderator was Bob… read more
A panel of Long family members and family friends discussed the life, legacy, and accomplishments of Huey Long. The moderator was Bob Mann, who had served as press secretary to U.S. Senator Russell Long of Louisiana.
“Huey Long Family” was a panel at the day-long symposium on the legacy of Huey Long held August 28, 2010, by Louisiana Secretary of State Jay Dardenne and the Foundation for Historical Louisiana in the Old State Capitol.
Huey Long was the 40th governor of Louisiana, from 1928 to 1932. He was also a United States senator from Louisiana, from 1932 to 1935. Huey Long was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics, and was assassinated September 8, 1935. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Long, Jimmy D. Sr. State Representative (Former) [D] Natchitoches
- Mann, Robert Professor Louisiana State University->Manship School of Mass Communication
- Mosely, Russell Long Great-Grandchild
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