One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North
Installation view of the exhibition "One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North"
April 3, 2015–September 7, 2015. IN2318.22. Photograph by Jonathan Muzikar.
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They also made it very difficult for migrants leaving the South. They often went to railroad stations and arrested the Negroes wholesale, which in turn made them miss their train
Living conditions were better in the North
Industries attempted to board their labor in quarters that were oftentimes very unhealthy. Labor camps were numerous