The Green Book—A Primary Source to Cover 40 Years of Civil Rights History!
You’ve watched the movie, but have you actually seen a real Green Book? Dig into four decades of the original Negro Motorist Green Book with lists of safe hotels, restaurants, and businesses for African Americans traveling in the U.S. Use this tool to:
- Compare and contrast the listings and perspectives in the 1938, 1947, 1954, and 1963 editions.
- Review and analyze the types of business listings provided to travelers.
- Evaluate advertisements, prices, and additional information motorists were offered.
- Maybe even find a listing for a business from your city or state!
7 x 9 inches. Middle school, high school. Softcover, 313 pages.