Thursday, April 17, 2008

Jim Crow


Jim Crow Museum/ Multimedia Presentation:
http://www.ferris.edu/jimcrow/multimedia/
Jim Crow History:
http://www.jimcrowhistory.org/history/history.htm
Wikipedia:
Listen to the CD "Remembering Jim Crow." Visit the sites linked above. Answer the questions below in the comments section.


Questions: 

1. What was Jim Crow?
2. What seemed to be the purpose behind Jim Crow?
3. Briefly describe the treatment many African Americans endured in the Jim Crow South.
4. What strategies did many African Americans utilize in an effort to physically and psychologically survive in the Jim Crow South?

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