TITLE

Arm in Arm: Gender, Eugenics, and Virginia's Racial Integrity Acts of the 1920s

AUTHOR(S)
Dorr, Lisa Lindquist
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Women's History;Spring99, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues on Virginia's passage of the Racial Integrity Act of 1924, a law forbidding a white person to marry anyone of another race. Analysis of the relationships between white women and African-American men; Provisions of the law.
ACCESSION #
2622666

 

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