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The Great Migration: From Mississippi to Chicago

  • Aired: 01/20/2003
  • 01:15
  • Rating: NR
Hundreds of thousands of black people fled Mississippi for Chicago in the years between the world wars. Neighborhoods and schools were segregated, but the city offered a kind of freedom black Mississippians could only dream about.
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In the 20th century, hundreds of thousands of African-Americans moved North.
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