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Great Migration (African American)

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Atlantic slave trade · Maafa · Slavery in the United States · Reconstruction Era · Military history .... A second and larger Great Migration began around 1940 as defense in...

Great Migration - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Did You Know? Around 1916, when the Great Migration began, a factory wage in the urban North was typically three times more than what blacks could expect ...

The Great Migration - AAME :

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The Great Migration, which lasted until 1930, was the first step in the full nationalization ... Although the country did not enter the conflict until 1917, it had been ... The South was behind the rest of the country at the start of Reconstruction, and its ...

World War I and Great Migration | US House of Representatives ...

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Throughout American history, wartime necessity has often opened new political and social avenues for marginalized groups. This familiar scenario played out ...

Great Migration | African-American history | Britannica.com

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Great Migration, in U.S. history, the widespread migration of African Americans in the 20th century from rural communities in the South to large cities in the North ...

The Great Migration - PBS

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The Great Migration (1900-1970) ... When World War I began in Europe, and foreign workers could no longer emigrate to America, factories ... Did you Know .

Great Migration: What Caused the Great Migrations? - U.S. History in ...

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Many migrants did not find all they hoped for in the North. ... The Great Migration, according to economic interpretations, began as blacks sought more choices, ...

The Great Migration - Digital History

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Not until 1948 did the Supreme Court strike down restrictive covenants. ... W.E.B. Du Bois, Harvard's first African American Ph.D., began to trace black culture in ...

African American Migration - NebraskaStudies.Org

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African Americans were just one ethnic group who migrated in great numbers to ... Why did African Americans come to Omaha and other northern cities? ... boom, especially as the war in Europe began creating a demand for war goods.

Jim Crow and the Great Migration | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of ...

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As such, the Great Migration needs to be understood as a deeply political act. Migration was political in ... Most migration happened in fits and starts. Some might leave ... The East St. Louis massacre did not go unnoticed. Three weeks after the ...

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The Great Migration (1915-1960) | The Black Past: Remembered ...

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The Great Migration was the mass movement of about five million southern blacks to the north and west between 1915 and 1960. During the initial wave the  ...

The Great Migration: The African American Exodus from The South

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Jan 28, 2016 ... This change, which has come to be know as “The Great Migration”, represents the ... could have imagined at the start of it or dreamed would take nearly a lifetime to play out. .... But proximity does not explain all of the patterns.

Great Migration: The African-American Exodus North - NPR

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Sep 13, 2010 ... Wilkerson, whose parents were part of the Great Migration, details ... "At the beginning of the 20th century, before the migration began, ... She sat with her ankles crossed and three braids in her hair and did what she was told.