Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. reports and press releases
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Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. reports and press releases

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Stephens, Robert G., (Robert Grier), 1913-2003.
Title: Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. reports and press releases
Dates: 1963-1970
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet (4 folders)
Identification: MS 1192

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. (1913-2003) was born in Atlanta, Georgia and worked as an attorney in Athens, Georgia. Stephens served on the legal staff of Mr. Justice Jackson at the Nuremberg trials of major Nazi war criminals, was the city attorney of Athens, Georgia from 1947 to 1950, was a member of the Georgia state senate, 1951-1953, and was a member of the Georgia state house of representatives, 1953-1959. In 1961, Stephens was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-seventh and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1961-January 3, 1977).

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes reports and press releases generated by Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. (1913-2003) during his service as a Representative in the United States Congress.

Index Terms

Press releases.
Stephens, Robert G., (Robert Grier), 1913-2003.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from creator.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Robert Grier Stephens, Jr. reports and press releases, MS 1192, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Robert G. Stephens, Jr.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1Reports, 1963 July 25-1965 December 1 ( 32.0 items. )


2Reports, 1966 January 1-1967 November 30 ( 46.0 items. )


3Reports, 1968 January 8-1969 December 12 ( 30.0 items. )


4Reports, 1970 January 27-1970 August 17 and undated ( 24.0 items. )