Interview with Mabel Pollitzer
Teacher, civic worker, suffragette from Charleston, and sister of Carrie T. Pollitzer, Mabel Pollitzer recollects her work as a teacher for fifty years at Meminger High School, her participation on library and museum boards, her and her sister’s involvement and participation in the Women Suffrage Movement and the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), and memories of Alice Paul and other suffrage leaders. She also discusses her childhood, efforts to pass legislation for construction of a library in Charleston, Sue Frost and the Charleston Split.
7 hours, 30 minutes
This interview is not open for use.
Women's Suffrage Movement, ERA, Charleston Library, Sue Frost, Charleston Split
Pollitzer, Mabel, "Interview with Mabel Pollitzer" (1973). Browse All Oral History Interviews. OH 031.