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Databases and websites
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series
The Phillips Collection in Washington D. C. showcases Jacob Lawrence's Migration series along with video interviews with the artist, scholars of the Great Migration, historic context for each of the 60 paintings in the series, biographical information and more.
Student Resources in Context
This database contains academic journal articles, news articles, images and videos, biographies and reference.
Infobase African American History Online
Find an abundance of primary sources, maps, timelines, scholarly articles and other resources on African American history including the great migrations.
Global Issues in Context
Similar to Student Resources in Context, this database offers magazine, news, and academic journal articles as well as viewpoints and audio clips. Be sure to use quotation marks to make your search more specific.
Library of Congress
Search the National Library of Congress for a multitude of primary sources on The Great Migration and Jacob Lawrence including audio, images, and articles as well as reference to other websites.
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