Michael A. Cooke
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This interview was conducted with Modejeska Monteith Simkins (1899-1992) who was a Civil Rights leader in South Carolina and an advocate of public and social reform. In this interview, Simkins discusses her background, upbringing, and her education. She also discusses black politics in the South. The NAACP, the fight for blacks to vote, and the Civil Rights Movement.
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Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, "Interview with Modjeska Monteith Simkins" (1986). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 646.