Michael A. Cooke
In his interview with Michael Cooke, Daniel W. Thompson discusses his involvement with the Progressive Democratic Party. Mr. Thompson details his involvement in the start of the Party and his role as the Secretary of the Columbia South Carolina Chapter. Mr. Thompson discusses the local chapter of the Progressive Democratic Party and its impact on the Columbia South Carolina area and African American voter registration.
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Black National Farmer's Newspaper, Charleston, Progressive Democratic Party, Columbia, Black Voter Registration
Thompson, Daniel W., "Interview with Daniel W. Thompson" (1986). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 208.
LC Subject Headings
Political parties -- Southern States, African Americans -- Political activity -- Southern States, African Americans -- Suffrage, Voter registration, African American newspapers -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century, Civil rights movements -- Press coverage -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century, Racism in the press -- South Carolina