Citizenship Test, 1958
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Citizenship test from the Voters' Registration act of 1958 (Act 321, H.B. 718).
Applicants for voter registration were required to read and write a section of the Georgia Constitution as a literacy test. If they could not read or write, they could take an oral examination to demonstrate that they understood "the duties of citizenship under a republican form of government..." Applicants had to correctly answers 20 out of 30 questions.
Racial Breakdown Files, Elections Division, Secretary of State, 2-2-25-10
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- Citizenship Test, 1958. 1956. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm.georgiaarchives.org:2011/cdm/compoundobject/collection/adhoc/id/552. (Accessed October 19, 2018.)
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- (1956) Citizenship Test, 1958. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm.georgiaarchives.org:2011/cdm/compoundobject/collection/adhoc/id/552
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