angel asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

Which happened first?

1) the first “Jim crow” laws were enacted in the south OR In Plessy v. Ferguson, the U.S. supreme court ruled that “separate but equal” facilities for African- American were constitutional.

2) the book a Century of Dishonor was published OR Congress passed the Dawes Act.

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    1) jim crow

    Plessy v. Ferguson was in 1896, while Jim Crow laws were in effect in 1876.

    2)A Century of Dishonor

    ----A Century of Dishonor (1881), by Helen Hunt Jackson and Justin Lloyd Campbell.

    ----Also known as the Dawes Severalty Act, the Dawes Act authorized the President of the United States to have Native American tribal lands surveyed and divided into allotments for individual Native American families. It was enacted on February 8, 1887

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    This is the chronological order.

    I) Jim crow laws... in 1876.

    II) A Century of Dishonor was published in 1881.

    III) Dawes Act was enacted in 1887.

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