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Date Created1920
DescriptionA gathering of what appears to be the Ku Klux Klan.
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Date Created1875
DescriptionWilliam Lloyd Garrison acknowledges the receipt of William Still’s letter requesting a reply by a certain date; reports that there is no possibility of his attending the centennial of the...
Date Created2003
DescriptionA review of the treatment of detainees under investigation after the September 11th attacks. Originally published by the Department of Justice Office of the Insector General in 2003.
Date Created1945
DescriptionThis pamphlet was issued to help prepare the public in the United States for the reintegration of the Japanese Americans who had been placed in relocation camps during World War II. It describes a...
Date Created1959
DescriptionThis article from the Workers Defense League newsletter describes organizing among Puerto Rican farm workers over wages and working conditions. The Workers Defense League, founded in 1936 by Norman...
Date Created1980
DescriptionInterview conducted by Giles Wright for the New Jersey Historical Commission's New Jersey Multi-Ethnic Oral history Project. The interview is with Mildred Arnold, an African-American who was born in...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945), Postwar Years (1945-1970), Contemporary America (1968-present)
Date Created2002
DescriptionThis interview was conducted as part of the New Jersey Historical Commission Grant-funded Multi-Ethnic Oral History Project. The interviewee is Mr. Upendra Chivukula who is from southern India. He...
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970), Contemporary America (1968-present)
Date Created1936
DescriptionJersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial cooperative community. It was established specifically for urban Jewish garment workers, many of whom had...
Date Created1959
DescriptionThis unpublished report by the Workers Defense League describes poor wages, working conditions, and housing among British West Indian and Bahamian contract workers on New Jersey farms. It compares...
Date Created1991-11-12