American Experience

An Integrated Party

Clip: Season 26 Episode 6 | 1m 48s

On August 6, 1964 the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party held a statewide convention to elect 68 delegates to attend the Democratic National Convention later that month. It was Mississippi's first integrated delegation. Watch "Freedom Summer" on American Experience PBS on June 24, 2014.

Aired: 06/20/14

Rating: NR

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