Roscoe Byrd v. C. W. Wright

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Roscoe Byrd v. C. W. Wright
Case Date: 
1943
Cause/Crime: 
Unknown

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
137
Notes / Description: 

Exhibit only. Large volume of voter registration receipts for 677 citizens of Oneida precinct, Scott Co. Form contains name, date of birth, date poll tax paid, civil district, and precinct name & number. Signed by 2 registrars. Original must be presented before holder can vote. The General Assembly abolished the poll tax in 1943, but that law was overturned by the Tenn. Supreme Court the same year.