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Unformatted text preview: Segregation-Education-first public schools were segregated from the beginningunderfunding African American schools60% of school aged children were African American but only 20% of the money went to their schoolsuntil 1916 there were not four year high schools for African Americans-Public Accommodations-railroads: African Americans sat in 2 nd class unless they were traveling with their mastersstreetcars and steamboats, toilets, water fountains, theaters, hospitals, jails, courtrooms(different bibles for African Americans to swear on)NC passed at least 23 Jim Crow Laws-Plessy v. Ferguson, 1896-was not overturned until Brown v Board in 1954violated the 14 th amendment because of equal protection of the law8 justices ruled separate but equal is legal, 1 did not.-Separate but Equal Lynch Law-KKK-Wave of Terrorism-1882-1927, 3,500 documented lynchings Populist Party:...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course HST 202 taught by Professor Gisolfi during the Fall '07 term at University of North Carolina Wilmington.
- Fall '07