The systematic policies of racial discrimination and segregation in the South that ensured a lower quality of life and fewer access to resources for black Americans in the 100 years after the Civil War.
Jim Crow Term Timeline in Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
The timeline below shows where the term Jim Crow appears in Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...that evil is indissoluble: slavery turned into the Civil War, which turned into animosity and Jim Crow . “Modern civilization” has turned the poor anarchist, socialist, and resentful instead of ignorant; “modern... (full context)