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African American Studies: Tulsa Race Riot of 1921

Tulsa Race Riot of 1921

These are sources that will give you primary information related to the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921. Databases such as JStor and America: History and Life will also have information on this event.

Tulsa Historical Society and Museum - the Tulsa Historical Society's has an online exhibit with photographs. Click here to be redirected to the exhibit.

BlackPast.Org: An Online Reference Guide to African American History has a brief entry on the Tulsa Race Riot with a detailed chronology of events.

The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow - This was a PBS documentary series that had a special section on the Tulsa Race Riot. This page has both video content and an article about the Tulsa Race Riot.

Tulsa Race Riot: A report by the Oklahoma Commission to Study the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921