Georgia Davis Powers Remembers the March
Clip | 3m 57s
The grandniece of a slave, Georgia Davis Powers was the first African American and woman to be elected to the Kentucky State Senate back in 1967. Before holding office, she helped organize the March on Frankfort on March 5, 1964.
Aired: 08/25/13Video has closed captioning.
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