Black Suffrage in Early Wisconsin
Special | 33m 52s
Christy Clark-Pujara, Associate Professor in the Department of History at UW-Madison, explores the history of black male disenfranchisement during the first years of Wisconsin’s statehood. This exclusion at the ballot box ultimately resulted in Wisconsin becoming the first state where black men could vote.
Aired: 02/20/18Video has closed captioning.