November 20, 2019
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One of the first art galleries to feature African-American art is opened at Howard University.
In March, nine African-American young men are accused of raping two white women.
The Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male begins at Tuskegee University
W.E.B. Du Bois resigns from the NAACP.
The first medical textbook to be written by an African-American is entitled Syphilis and Its Treatment. The author is Dr. William Augustus Hinton.
Crystal Bird Fauset becomes the first African-American woman elected to a state legislature.
Murray v. Pearson,
Southern Negro Youth Congress found
Five African-American men recruited and trained by African-American attorney Samuel Wilbert Tucker conduct a sit-in at the then-segregated Alexandria, Virginia, library and are arrested after being refused library cards.
second great migration
Democrats take congress
Alien Registration (Smith) Act
Social Security Act
FDR establishes the "New Deal"
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