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Chicago race riot of 1919

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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

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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 ...

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

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The violence was triggered on July 27, 1919 by an incident on a South Side Chicago beach. On that sweltering Sunday afternoon, a small group of blacks ...

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

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Oct 16, 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.

The 1919 race riots - Chicago Tribune

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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 ...

Race Riots - Encyclopedia of Chicago

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

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

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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  ...

The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 (High School) - The History Project ...

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July 27, 1919, was a hot Sunday in Chicago. Many people were swimming at the racially segregated beaches along the shore of Lake Michigan. Late in the ...

1919 Chicago Race Riots

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1919 Chicago Race Riots. The Chicago Race Riot of 1919 began on July 27 after a young black man, Eugene Williams, was struck with a stone and drowned  ...

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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 ...

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On July 27, 1919 when large crowds of white and black patrons went to the Lake Michigan beach in Chicago, Illinois to seek relief from the 96 degree heat, ...

The Murder of Eugene Williams Which Sparked the 1919 Chicago ...

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Mar 31, 2015 ... Eugene Williams was an African American teenager who was stoned to death by white men while swimming in Lake Michigan on July 27th, ...