The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

  • 2002
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Four-part documentary tracing the history of 'American apartheid' from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the civil-rights movement following the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision in 1954. Included are interviews with historians and seniors who recall 'Jim Crow' treatment firsthand.

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Terror and Triumph (1940-1954)

Season 1, Episode 4

October 22, 2002

Don't Shout Too Soon (1917-1940)

Season 1, Episode 3

October 15, 2002

Fighting Back (1896-1917)

Season 1, Episode 2

October 8, 2002

Promises Betrayed (1865-1896)

Season 1, Episode 1

October 1, 2002

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  • Premiered: October 1, 2002
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Four-part documentary tracing the history of 'American apartheid' from the end of the Civil War to the beginning of the civil-rights movement following the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision in 1954. Included are interviews with historia… (more)

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