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Military history .... A second and larger Great Migration began around 1940 as
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 ...
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.
Throughout American history, wartime necessity has often opened new political
and social avenues for marginalized groups. This familiar scenario played out ...
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 ...
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.
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, 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 ...
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.
Feb 2, 2015 ... But 60 years after he arrived in New York, Sharpe did move back to the South. ...
Before the Great Migration of African Americans from the South to the ... The
reversal "began as a trickle in the 1970s, increased in the 1990s, ...