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Re: Did Your Family Experience Jim Crow?
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• What do you know of Jim Crow?
• Did you experience Jim Crow in your growing up? Yes "de facto" segregation while visiting family members in Natchez, Mississippi. People knew where to go and where not to go.
• What Jim Crow stories are shared by the grand mothers and grand fathers? My grandparents and parents rarely talked about Jim Crow. I do recall my grandmother telling me that her first husband was murdered and alluding to a lynching.
• How do you include the Jim Crow experience when writing the family history?
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