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Who was Jim Crow?
Jim Crow Laws
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  • 1. Where did the term, "Jim Crow," originate from?
  • 2. After the year 1900, what did the term, "Jim Crow," become identified with?
  • 3. What Supreme Court case upheld segregation, or "separate but equal?"
  • 4. Who was Booker T. Washington? What was his stance on the segregation debates?
  • 5. What was the name of the new literary movement, based in Harlem, New York, which featured "New Negro" poetry and literature that emphasized self-respect and defiance under the Jim Crow laws?
  • 6. How did some southern black people try to resist and escape the Jim Crow laws?


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