Jim Crow Museum Response:

You are free to express any and all ideas, values, tastes, and beliefs.


Choose 4 from the exhibit:


Examine objects carefully. What do you see? What else do you see? What does this mean to you?

Ask yourself: Why do I believe that? What makes me say that?

Where do you think that value came from?

What does this image remind you of?

Can you see how someone would view this differently?

Has visiting this museum aided in your understanding of racism and prejudice in American culture/history? What have you learned?

Racism then vs. racism now. Why are these stereotypes perpetuated? Who perpetuates them?