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A Matter of Color: African Americans Face Discrimination


Dots on a map of Portland show the distribution of African American population and businesses.

Dots on a map of Portland show the distribution of African American population and businesses. The great majority of blacks were restricted to the Williams Avenue corridor running north-south in the middle of the city. (Folder 3, Box 3, Gov. Snell Records, OSA)

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