Tulsa Race Massacre

The Tulsa Race Massacre. Maybe you learned about it on the series opener of Watchmen or read about it over the years. But did you learn it in school? - from Brown Bookshelf - https://thebrownbookshelf.com/2020/08/26/cover-reveal-unspeakable-the-tulsa-race-massacre/

Tulsa Race Massacre Commission Interviews Tape 1 - https://youtu.be/37NItC7AUJY

The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and the financial fallout - https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2020/06/the-1921-tulsa-race-massacre-and-its-enduring-financial-fallout/

https://theconversation.com/african-americans-economic-setbacks-from-the-great-recession-are-ongoing-and-could-be-repeated-109612

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/heres-why-black-families-have-struggled-for-decades-to-gain-wealth-2019-02-28

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Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781541581203
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - February 2nd, 2021

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The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, 1: A Photographic History Cover Image
By Karlos K. Hill, Kevin Matthews (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780806168562
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Published: University of Oklahoma Press - March 18th, 2021

On the evening of May 31, 1921, and in the early morning hours of June 1, several thousand white citizens and authorities violently attacked the African American Greenwood District of Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Magic City: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063073227
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 4th, 2021

"A compelling page-turner that will keep readers hoping against hope that everything will somehow, magically, turn out for the best." — Atlanta Journal-Constitution


Angel of Greenwood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250768476
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - January 12th, 2021

A piercing, unforgettable love story set in Greenwood, Oklahoma, also known as the “Black Wall Street,” and against the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921.


The Burning: The Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312302474
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 1st, 2003

“A powerful book, a harrowing case study made all the more so by Madigan's skillful, clear-eyed telling of it.” Adam Nossiter, The New York Times Book Review


The Burning (Young Readers Edition): Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921 Cover Image
By Tim Madigan, Hilary Beard (Adapted by)
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ISBN: 9781250787699
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - May 11th, 2021

One of the worst acts of racist violence in American history took place in 1921, when a White mob numbering in the thousands decimated the thriving Black community of Greenwood in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Black Wall Street: From Riot to Renaissance in Tulsa's Historic Greenwood District Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781934645383
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Published: Eakin Press - August 1st, 2007

Early in the twentieth century, the black community in Tulsa- the "Greenwood District"- became a nationally renowned entrepreneurial center. Frequently referred to as "The Black Wall Street of America," the Greenwood District attracted pioneers from all over America who sought new opportunities and fresh challenges. Legal segregation forced blacks to do business among themselves.


Death in a Promised Land: The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807117675
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Published: LSU Press - January 1st, 1992

Widely believed to be the most extreme incident of white racial violence against African Americans in modern United States history, the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre resulted in the destruction of over one thousand black-owned businesses and homes as well as the murder of between fifty and three hundred black residents.


The Blacks in Oklahoma (Newcomers to a New Land) Cover Image
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Published: University of Oklahoma Press - April 15th, 1980

In 1980, the University of Oklahoma Press published a ten-book series titled Newcomers to a New Land that described and analyzed the role of the major ethnic groups that have contributed to the history of Oklahoma.


Riot on Greenwood: The Total Destruction of Black Wall Street Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781571688187
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Published: Eakin Press - January 1st, 2003

Here is an in-depth account of the worst riot in U.S. history, the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921, assembled by one of Tulsa's most important oral historians and community activists. "Using her breadth of knowledge, her many contact, and the trust she's engendered in the Greenwood community, Gates has gathered the largest collection of survivors' stories to appear in one volume.


Hidden History of Tulsa Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781540210708
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Published: History Press Library Editions - May 27th, 2014

The story of Tulsa's transformation from a nineteenth-century cow town into the "Oil Capital of the World" has been above ground for years, but a great reservoir of Tulsey Town's heritage has remained beneath the surface.


Up From The Ashes Cover Image
By Hannibal Johnson, Clay Portis (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781681791746
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Published: Eakin Press - January 13th, 2020