Pratt Podcasts

Author C. Fraser Smith

Here Lies Jim Crow: Civil Rights in Maryland Fraser Smith Baltimore Sun columnist and WYPR political analyst Fraser Smith traces the roots of Jim Crow laws in Maryland, from Dred Scott to Plessy v. Ferguson. He describes the efforts of those who struggled over the years to establish freedom and basic rights for African Americans -- from Thurgood Marshall and Lillie May Jackson to Gloria Richardson and Walter Sondheim. 

Recorded On: Thursday, June 12, 2008
Playing Time: 1:08:39

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