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Jim Crow on Streetcars

When: February 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: National Capital Trolley Museum
1313 Bonifant Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20905
Cost: Adults $7, Kids $5
Ken Rucker
Educational Family Fun
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In recognition of Black History Month, the Museum presents its temporary exhibit, Jim Crow on Streetcars. Learn about the nature of segregation aboard the cars in 19th century New York, the efforts to block the practice as it developed across the South, and the eventual success in opening employment opportunities.