Louisiana freedman Henry Adams testifies before Congress in 1874 about how members of the White Line instigated confrontations with African Americans with the intention of committing murder.
Investigate Thomas Jefferson’s foundational beliefs about religion, government, and religious freedom.
W. E. B. Du Bois questions the way that Reconstruction was studied and taught in an excerpt from his 1935 book Black Reconstruction in America.
Learn about the 1963 Chicago Public School Boycott, when students demanded better schools for black neighborhoods and equal opportunity for all.