How did African Americans organize to overcome the hardships of Jim Crow? On this docent-led tour, witness the experiences and events that shaped life for African Americans in the 50 years following the Civil War, and learn about the central role African Americans played in advocating for their rights.
Presented in conjunction with our exhibtion Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow.
New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024
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