Web Results

Chicago race riot of 1919


The Chicago race riot of 1919 was a major racial conflict that began in Chicago, Illinois on July 27, 1919 and ended on August 3. During the riot, thirty-eight ...

The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 - Black History - HISTORY.com


On July 27, 1919, an African-American teenager drowned in Lake Michigan after violating the unofficial segregation of Chicago's beaches and being stoned by a ...

Global Mappings: Chicago Race Riot of 1919


On Sunday July 27 of 1919, Eugene Williams, a black eighteen year old, was swimming at the Twenty-ninth Street beach on the South Side of Chicago. George ...

1919 Chicago Race Riot | Riots to Renaissance | DuSable to ...


From Riots to Renaissance: 1919 Race Riot ... The violence was triggered on July 27, 1919 by an incident on a South Side Chicago beach. On that sweltering  ...

The 1919 race riots - Chicago Tribune


Many houses in the predominantly white stockyards district were set ablaze during the 1919 race riots. The five days of violence were sparked when a black ...

Gangs and the 1919 Race Riot - University of Illinois at Chicago

www.uic.edu/orgs/kbc/ganghistory/Industrial Era/Riotbegins.html

From July 27 to August 2, 1919, a race riot broke out in Chicago. When it was over thirty-eight people were dead, 537 injured and about 1000 rendered ...

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow . Jim Crow Stories . Red Summer | PBS


On the afternoon of July 27, 1919, a stone-throwing melee between blacks and whites began after a black youth mistakenly swam into territory claimed by whites  ...

Chicago Race Riot of 1919 | United States history | Britannica.com


Feb 10, 2015 ... Chicago Race Riot of 1919, most severe of approximately 25 race riots ... The riot was triggered by the death of a black youth on July 27.

Chicago History Museum | Blog » Blog Archive » The 1919 Race Riot


July 27th, 2012by Olivia MahoneyFiled under: Exhibitions, Stories. The roots of the 1919 Race Riot lay in the complex swirl of events and social upheaval ...

Race Riots - Encyclopedia of Chicago - Chicago Historical Society


Chicago's most famous race riot of this type occurred between July 27 and August 3, 1919. The violence was precipitated by the drowning of an African ...

Popular Q&A
Q: What happened in America on July 19 1919?
A: President Wilson returns to NYC from Versailles Peace Conference. Read More »
Source: wiki.answers.com
Q: When was july 27 on a Monday?
A: The last time was in 2009 (the next time will be in 2015) Read More »
Source: wiki.answers.com
Q: What happened on july 27?
A: 1997 "Candide" play closes at after 103 performances. 1997 "Victor/Victoria" closes at Marqu... Read More »
Source: www.chacha.com
Q: What is the birthstome for july 27?
A: The birthstone for July is Ruby. Thanks, Read More »
Source: www.chacha.com
Q: When was carlo d#27;angelo. (i) (1919–1973) born?
A: Update information for Carlo DAngelo., Milan, Italy., Bologna, Italy. Read More »
Source: www.imdb.com