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Expulsion from Railway Car

Expulsion from Railway Car Civil Rights American History African American History Law and Politics Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs Nineteenth Century Life

This image, from the Library of Congress, depicts the impact of a law in Philadelphia which prevented blacks from sitting in a whites-only railway car.

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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress.

 

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