Michael A. Cooke
In her interview with Michael Cooke, Mazie Owens discusses her experience and efforts to encourage the black community to register to vote in South Carolina. Mrs. Owens details her involvement in the efforts to assist people with the process of voter registration and the obstacles that black people faced with the Jim Crow laws, as well as the Progressive Democratic Party and the Democratic Party.
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Black Voter Registration, Progressive Democratic Party, Democratic Party
Owens, Mazie, "Interview with Mazie Owens" (1986). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 204.
LC Subject Headings
Political parties -- Southern States, African Americans -- Political activity -- Southern States, Voter registration, African Americans -- Political activity -- Southern States, Democratic Party (U.S.)