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22 Aug 2017

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow | PBS

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Listen to compelling first-hand accounts by people who experienced, endured, and survived Jim Crow.

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    Jim Crow Narrative: Money Kirby

    Kirby aslo was a soldier during World War II. He recalls a life-and-death situation that tested the tenacity of bigotry and its humorous resolution.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2005

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    Jim Crow Narrative: George Kenneth Butterfield Jr.

    Butterfield tells the story of when his uncle died because the white doctor did not arrive after more than eight hours after the accident.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2005

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    Jim Crow Narrative: Wilhelmina Baldwin

    Baldwin recounts stories of segregation involving cars, curfews, and one particular young, white child firmly ensconced in the Jim Crow mentality.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2005

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    Jim Crow Narrative: Thomas Christopher Columbus Chatmon

    Chatmon recalls the tale of his hard-working father, who was intent upon sending his son to school, and the white man who stole all his earnings.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2005

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    Jim Crow Narrative: James Nix

    Nix shares his memories of Jim Crow involving his father, a murder, and how the authorities didn't think much of it.

  • Posted on 01 Aug 2005

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