upton sinclair

upton sinclair

Interviews with Californian voters 1934 election

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Interviews with Californians prior to the election of November 6, 1934. Voters state their opinions on candidates Upton Sinclair, Frank Merriam, and Raymond L. Haight 00:50:45 workman in a cap sits on a bench and drinks milk straight from the bottle. Eats a packed lunch as he is interviewed about his political views. 00:51:01 Two black men the front seat of a car, being interviewed through the front window. They smoke whilst one of the men explains why he will vote for Sinclair. 00:51:36 Young black man being interviewed in front of a suburban home. Looks nervous in front of the camera, glancing around rather than looking straight ahead. 00:51:43 Man gives an interview on a street corner in front of a dress shop.