What was the situation for African-Americans in the late 1800s?

INTRO — give a brief overview of your paper, in your own words, in about a paragraph. What was the situation for African-Americans in the late 1800s? What challenges were they facing? What opportunities did they have?

Describe section 21.2.1 in 1-2 paragraphs. How/why was segregation in effect in the South? Include a few sentences about the POLL TAX video. Why was this used to prevent African Americans (and others) from voting? ALSO a few sentences about the HOSPITAL SIGN. video. Was health care accessible to all in this community? This section should include at least 2 citations from Revel.
Describe section 21.2.2 in 1-2 paragraphs. Who was Booker T. Washington (BTW)? What was his view about segregation? How was this view received by some Southern whites? ALSO include a few sentences about the BUSINESS LEAGUE PIN video. What was this pin and what did it symbolize? OVERALL how did he propose to deal with segregation? This section should include at least 2 citations from Revel

FINALLY watch the “Leader of a Black Community in the South” video (bottom of 21.2.2). What’s the scenario? DESCRIBE each of the 3 options given to “your son” and explain why you would choose one of those options. No citations needed in this section

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