Maynard Jackson

Maynard Jackson

Maynard Holbrook Jackson, Jr. , was an American politician and attorney from Georgia, a member of the Democratic Party, and elected in 1973 at the age of 35 as the first African-American mayor of Atlanta, Georgia and of any major city in the South. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Maynard Jackson has 22 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Interview. The year with the most videos was 1992 with 12 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2003 with an average of 3,166 views per program. Most appearances with Maxine Waters (4), Kweisi Mfume (4), Jesse Jackson (3). Most common tags: Democratic National Convention, Democratic Party, African Americans.

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c. January 1, 1974 - c. January 1, 1982 Videos: 22

Recent Appearances

  • Maynard Jackson Funeral Service

    Maynard Jackson Funeral Service

    Participants paid tribute to the life and career of Former Mayor Maynard Jackson.

  • Democratic National Committee Meeting

    Democratic National Committee Meeting

    Party members talked about the Democratic Party agenda and the upcoming mid-term elections.

  • Election Reform

    Election Reform

    Witnesses testified about potential legislation to reform election laws to ensure uniform voting procedures and full…

  • Democratic Party Politics

    Democratic Party Politics

    Former Mayor Jackson talked about the future of the Democratic Party and politics in general. He withdrew his bid for…

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