Streetcar to justice : how Elizabeth Jennings won the right to ride in New York

"In 1854, a young African American woman named Elizabeth Jennings won a major victory against a New York City streetcar company, a first step in the process of desegregating public transportation in Manhattan ... One hundred years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgo...

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Main Author: Hearth, Amy Hill
Format: BOOK
Language: ENGLISH
Published: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018
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