Unformatted text preview: cities to work for cheap labor in Chicago, New York, Detroit, etc. Great Migration0 between 1910 and 1930, 1.5 million African Americans traveled north, and another 3 million followed between 1940 and 1960. • Blacks were restricted to districts, run down slums that were isolated and poverty stricken. • Racial Uprisings-popularly referred to, as “racial riots” tensions between blacks and whites were a recurring feature of the first half of the 20 th century. o The Red Summer Eugene Williams was stoned and drowned, causing riots. Detroit in June 1943...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 03/16/2012 for the course SOC 134 taught by Professor Shoemaker during the Spring '08 term at University of Wisconsin.
- Spring '08