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Unknown Northern Segregation

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09641.36 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Boston, MA Type: Typed document Date: 1965 Pagination: 1 p. ; 27.9 x 21.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One undated sheet of facts regarding segregation in Boston. Facts include population of African-Americans in Massachusetts. Sheet covers segregated housing information (i.e., pricing, landlords). Concludes that Northern segregation is just as bad as Southern segregation, "The guild of the North is just as great as that of the South and goes back to the trading ships from the North which brought the slaves here."


Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Civil Rights MovementAfrican American HistoryCensus

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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