Interview with Betty Sanders, September 3, 2008

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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Description

Betty Bird Foy Sanders met Carl Sanders at the University of Georgia, and they married in 1947. When he entered politics, Betty campaigned with him, and they moved to Atlanta when Carl was elected governor in 1962. Sanders discusses raising two children, helping to develop the new governor's mansion, and entertaining many renowned politicians and business leaders. She also discusses helping to create the Georgia Council of Arts and her love of hats.

Date

2008-09-03

Identifier

RBRL220ROGP-048

Coverage




Citation

Betty Sanders and Bob Short, “Interview with Betty Sanders, September 3, 2008,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 3, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL220ROGP/RBRL220ROGP-048.