Moon Landrieu, January 10-11, 1974. Interview A-0089. |
New Orleans Mayor Moon Landrieu Surveys the Changing Political Landscape: New Orleans Mayor Moon Landrieu describes the changing political landscape of the Crescent City following World War II through his tenure as mayor in the 1970s. Stressing the importance of voter registration and the appointment of African American public officials, Landrieu emphasizes the role of political leadership in effecting real change in New Orleans race relations during the long years of the civil rights movement.
Interviewee: Moon Landrieu Interviewer: Jack Bass, Walter DeVries
Duration: 01:23:13 Annotated Excerpts: Listen to and read all 5 excerpts.