A painting of the Great Migration by Jacob Lawrence, 1917.
- Citation Information
- “During World War I there was a great migration north by southern Negroes,” Digital Public Library of America, http://dp.la/item/202cd2eec8a07f914da3df05d75481b7.
Courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration.
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