Voting Rights Act


Registrar Fills Out Form

Caption: Federal voter registrar Louis Searson fills out a form for a prospective Negro voter as others wait their turn in Canton, Mississippi. The Supreme Court returned to the bench on January 17th to hear a massive Southern challenge of the validity of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

Date Created: 1966-01-15

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Location: Corbis

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