December 17, 2003
More African American
Documents & Resources
Notable Black Americans
American History - Jim Crow
The History of Jim Crow
Not just a Southern phenomena: see Jim
Crow Laws: Wisconsin.
Codes/Jim Crow Laws
Black codes of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Ohio and links to other
Jim Crow sites.
Virtual Jim Crow Museum
of Racist Memorabilia, Ferris State University, Big Rapids,
Be forewarned: this is legitimate racist history with racial stereotypes
that will offend viewers.
The Rise and Fall of
The companion site to the public television series of the same name.
Includes Jim Crow stories, a detailed timeline and curriculum activities.
Very well researched.
Jump, Jim Crow
Many resources: Stories of life under Jim Crow, Texts of Jim Crow laws, a Timeline
and a Glossary, Songs about Jim Crow and Curriculum materials for teachers.
to the Jim Crow South
Charlottesville, Virginia during the Jim Crow era.
Origin of "Jim
A very brief description, with a picture, of the 1832 character.