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Poll workers check in voters on election day
[African Americans voting in the 1983 mayoral primary election]
Original Airdate: 10/11/1983

Length: 00:11:51
Item Type: newstape - original footage

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Description : Abstract
African American voters line up at the polls to vote in the mayoral primary election. A few young African American men pose for the camera and voice their support for Mel King (candidate for mayor of Boston). Donna Hodge interviews several African American voters about their support for King. Hodge interviews the members of an African American family who complain that the voting lists are incomplete. One of the members of the family was not allowed to vote; he complains of voting irregularities.

Contributor : Reporter
Donna Hodge
Format : Tape 3390   Barcode   
3/4" cassette 100556 
VHS cassette 101690 
Betacam cassette 101966 
digital betacam cassette 101974 

Subject : Keywords
African Americans - Politics and government

Subject : Personal Names
Hodge, Donna
King, Mel

Type : Genre
News - Unedited

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