Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940)

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Chronicling 1897-1940, when African-Americans struggled to succeed within a segregated society; and when many migrated from the South to the North and West. Also recalled are such leaders as Ida B. Wells, W.E.B. Du Bois, Booker T. Washington.

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