American Stories: Race Amity and the Other Tradition

Amity and Brotherhood for Education

02/17/2021 | 26m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

One of the most impactful actions affecting the education of African Americans in the United States was a private project which built over five thousand schools. This incredible enterprise served as the backbone for black literacy in the American South and was carried out through the collaboration of two men, one black and one white.

Aired: 02/17/21

Rating: NR

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American Stories: Race Amity and the Other Tradition is a local public television program presented by GBH.