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Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia Opens In Michigan

Want an uncomfortable day at the museum? The Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia features posters, toys, and signs spanning from the segregation era to the civil rights movement. The museum, located at Ferris State University, aims to provide a timeline for the African-American experience in America. David Pilgrim, the founder and curator of the museum, said that [...] Jim Crow Museum of
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