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A Raisin in the Sun: Chicago in the 1950's/1960's

Topics Investigated

White-on-Black Crime in the 1950's
Employment Opportunities for African-Americans in Chicago
Abortion in the Black Community in the 1950's
Emmett Till in Chicago in the 1950's
Taxis and Public Transit in Chicago in the 1950's
Voting Rights
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Black Women Doctors
Topics Investigated

Here are some of the aspects we've investigated.


Chicago housing projects in the 1950's--Jason


Clybourne Park Chicago--its background--Jeromy


Incidents of white-on-black crime in Chicago in the 1950s--Amanda


Role of the NAACP in the 1950's--Kayetlinne


Role of Nigerians in Chicago and/or Illinois in the 1950's (status of Nigeria in the 1950's)


Employment opportunities for black males in Chicago in the 1950's--Denver


Scholastic opportunities for black females in Chicago in the 1950's--Jared


National statistics of black female physicians--Michael


What mass transit was available in Chicago in the 1950's--Dustin


How much would taxi fare have been in Chicago in the 1950's-- Sara


What was the attitude toward abortion in the black community in the 1950's-Erin


Who was Emmet Till and what was his relationship to Chicago in the 1950's--Jake


What relationship did Chicago have to registering blacks in the South to vote in the 1950's/60's.Tyler

ASUMH--Composition II, Spring 2007