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|Creator:||Wotitzky, Leo, 1924-|
|Creator:||Walker, David Seth|
|Title:||Leo Wotitzky / interviewed by David Seth Walker|
|Date:||2004 Mar. 8|
Leo Wotitzky, attorney and former member of the Florida House of Representatives (1938-1950), discusses his political career and his role in school desegregation, particularly the Virgil Hawkins case to integrate the University of Florida law school. While in the House, Wotitzky was chairman of the House Education Committee.
Interview conducted March 8, 2001.
|Types:||Transcripts | Oral histories | Sound recordings | Text | Sound|
|Subjects:||Wotitzky, Leo, 1924- | Civil rights--Florida--Cases | Civil rights workers--Interviews | Civil rights workers--Florida | College integration--Florida--Interviews | Florida--Politics and government | Florida|
|Collection:||Florida Civil Rights Oral Histories|
|Institution:||University of South Florida Libraries|
|Contributors:||University of South Florida Libraries. Florida Studies Center. Oral History Program | University of South Florida. Tampa Library|
|Online Publisher:||Tampa, Fla. : University of South Florida Tampa Library | 2006|
1 sound file (29 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + transcript
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digital.lib.usf.edu/ohp/?doi=F55-00019|