Race Relations in America

Materials from the Race Relations Department of the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries documents responses to the challenges of overcoming prejudice, segregation and racial tensions in the United States.

Publication Details

  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Adam Matthew
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Images and Sound, Statistics and Data
  • Description Collection of materials from the Race Relations Department of the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries highlights different responses to the challenges of overcoming prejudice, segregation and racial tensions in the United States. Contents include survey material, educational pamphlets, audio recordings, administrative correspondence, photographs, case studies, and speeches. Key themes covered are desegregation of schools, industries and public transport; migration of African Americans from the rural south; roles of the Church in the Civil Rights Movement; race riots and other tensions; and activities of the Civil Rights Movement.