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Restrooms, White, Colored

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09779.07 Author/Creator: Place Written: Louisville, Kentucky Type: Adveritsement Date: 1929 Pagination: 1 sign; 11.9 x 27.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One sign dated 1929. Text says, "Restrooms, White, Colored." Image includes arrows where white and black people could use bathrooms separately at L&N Railroad stations in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: Race discriminationSegregationQuality of LifeJim Crow

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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