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ERIC Number: EJ590448
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
Jim Crow, Uncle Sam, and the Formation of the Tuskegee Flying Units.
Percy, William
Social Education, v63 n1 p14-21 Jan-Feb 1999
Delivers background information on the political origins and confrontations surrounding the "Tuskegee Experiment." States that the success of the Tuskegee pilots, in their role as strategic escort for the Fifteenth Air Force, paved the way for the overall desegregation of U.S. armed forces. Provides teaching ideas along with two historical documents. (CMK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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