March 5, 2020
What was Jim Crowe, as a legal and social entity? From where did these ideas and laws originate, and why were they created? How did they shape politics and race relations in the “reconstructed” South, and what impact did they have on political, society, and demographics in America at large? Study these questions and others through a selection of primary documents, with special consideration of the 1921 race riot in Tulsa, OK.