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Great Migration: Finding Pictures

Related Resources

In addition to the resources and links suggested below, it might be helpful to look at the papers of families and individuals who were known to have moved from the South during the Great Migration for more information about their experiences. You might find the names of such people by searching historical newspapers, or by seeking out the papers of well-known individuals (e.g. Rosa Parks) who were known to have migrated during the period, then locate their papers in archives by searching a union catalog such as ArchiveGrid External.