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Leo Wotitzky / interviewed by David Seth Walker

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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
Original Material:

1 sound file (29 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + transcript

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.lib.usf.edu/ohp/?doi=F55-00019