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Dark journey : black Mississippians in the age of Jim Crow

Neil R. McMillen (Author)
Print Book, English, 1989
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 1989
History
xvii, 430 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
9780252015687, 9780252061561, 0252015681, 025206156X
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Part 1: The black place. Jim Crow and the limits of freedom, 1890-1940
Part 2: Separate and unequal. The politics of the disfranchised ; Education : the "mere faint gesture"
Part 3: Working and striving. Farmers without land ; Black labor/black capital
Part 4: Under white law. Jim Crow's courts ; Judge Lynch's court
Part 5: A resistant spirit. "Northboun'" : Mississippi black diaspora ; The gathering challenge
Jim Crow's likeness : a photo essay