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CLIP 11171

Racism in Southern America

Racism in Southern America
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Key Info
  • Racism in Southern America
  • Duration: 04:17
  • A testimony describing a racist incident between blacks and whites. There is also a discussion on how whites wanted to keep their hierarchy from slavery days and why many black people wanted to escape from the South to look for opportunities in North America.
  • Credits: Janice Allen, National Archives Washington
  • Subject:

    History

       Topic:

    USA: 1917-1941

  • Keywords: traditions, faiths, unkindness, racism, unjust, dignity, opportunities
Ideas for use in class
  • Class discussion regarding segregation how and why were people segregated?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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