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True stories of segregation

Robert Ewell Greene

True stories of segregation

an American legacy

by Robert Ewell Greene

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Published by R.E. Greene in Fort Washington, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Segregation.,
    • African Americans -- History -- 1877-1964.,
    • Race discrimination -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-496) and index.

      Statementby Robert Ewell Greene.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.61 .G7832 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination518 p. :
      Number of Pages518
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL400545M
      ISBN 10094573316X
      LC Control Number98093761

      Did black women have to abide by segregation laws when they first started working at Langley in the s? Yes. "At the time the black women came to work at Langley [in ], this was a time of segregation," says Hidden Figures author Margot Lee Shetterly. "Even though they were just starting these brand new, very interesting jobs as professional mathematicians, they nonetheless had to abide.


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