Interview with John S. Coleman

Title

Interview with John S. Coleman

Interviewee

John S. Coleman

Interviewer

Michael A. Cooke

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Abstract

IN PROCESSING

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.

Publication Date

2-21-1986

Unique Identifier

OH 206

Format

1 Cassette

Length

56 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is not open for use.

Series

Politics

Disciplines

Oral History

Keywords

Warring Decision, Literacy Tests, Progressive Democratic Party, Democratic Party, Voter Registration

Interview with John S. Coleman

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

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