In 1881, Prudential announced that insurance policies held by black adults would be worth one-third less than the same plans held by whites.
The real and supposed resemblances between humans and non-human primates shaped American conversations about race and society.
Writer Margaret Mitchell was born on November 8th, 1900, at the beginning of a new century. Her novel Gone ...
While the G.I. Bill itself was progressive, much of the country still functioned under both covert and blatant segregation.