Interview with John S. Coleman
Michael A. Cooke
This interview includes a brief biographical sketch about John S. Coleman. Topics include the Waring Decision, which did away with the literacy test that was administered at the voting polls, the Progressive Democratic Party and Democratic methods for registering voters.
This interview is not open for use.
Warring Decision, Literacy Tests, Progressive Democratic Party, Democratic Party, Voter Registration
Coleman, John S., "Interview with John S. Coleman" (1986). Browse All Oral History Interviews. OH 206.
LC Subject Headings
African Americans -- Suffrage, African Americans -- Civil rights, Literacy tests (Election law), Political parties -- Southern States, African Americans -- Political activity -- Southern States, Voter registration