Florida Governor Leroy Collins
Leo Sandon, Professor of Religion and American Studies, Florida State University
Program Series Name
Florida Humanities Council radio series
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This 1996 program is about Leroy Collins, who served as Florida's governor from 1955 to 1960. Florida State University professor Leo Sandon talks about the governor's moderate views on civil rights. Collins is especially remembered for his televised March 1960 speech on the moral necessity to end segregation.
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Dudley, Bill, "Florida Governor Leroy Collins" (1996). Florida Humanities Audio Archive. 15.