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  Harrison, Jr., Albert Sydney
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NameAlbert Sydney Harrison, Jr.
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Lawrenceville, Virginia , United States
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Born January 11, 1907
DiedJanuary 23, 1995 (88 years)
ContributorThe Sunset Provision
Last ModifedRob Ritchie
Jan 11, 2018 03:26pm
Tags Conservative -
Info Governor of Virginia from 1962-1966. Before serving as governor, he was the Brunswick County, Virginia Commonwealth's Attorney, and Attorney General. His administration focused on industrial development, technical education, improving highways, and promoting tourism. After being governor, he sat on the Virginia Supreme Court and chaired the Commission on Constitutional Revision that drafted the current Constitution of Virginia.



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  11/07/1961 VA Governor Won 63.84% (+27.71%)
  07/11/1961 VA Governor - D Primary Won 56.66% (+13.31%)
  11/05/1957 VA Attorney General Won 65.43% (+32.78%)
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