Michael A. Cooke
In her interview with Michael Cooke, Lucretia Cayruth discusses her experiences growing up in South Carolina and her involvement with the Progressive Democratic Party. Mrs. Cayruth details her education, and experiences that lead her to become involved with the Progressive Democratic Party as well as the efforts to enable the black community to register to vote in South Carolina. Mrs. Cayruth discusses her interactions with John McCray and her role in the Progressive Democratic Party in Columbia South Carolina.
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Adult Education, Black South Carolinians, Black Politics, Federal Reserves
Cayruth, Lucretia, "Interview with Lucretia Cayruth" (1986). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 253.
LC Subject Headings
African Americans -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th Century; African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th Century; African Americans -- South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 20th century