1917 SEGREGATION LAWS: BIRMINGHAM, AL CITY CODE BOOK

DSC08675This is a tangible part of what so many fought, bled, and died for…to change THESE humiliating ordinances. This is an original HEAVY hardcover book “THE CODE OF THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM”.  Includes ordinances such as “Negroes Not To Game With Whites,” “Negroes Separated From Whites In Restaurants,” “Negroes Separated From Whites on Street Cars,” and “White Children Not To Be Carried To Negro Homes.”  Code shows monetary penalties, imprisonment, and hard labor for violating these ordinances.

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Birmingham Printing Co., 1917.  1097 pages.  Cloth bound.  Binding a little shaky and smudged else VG.

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