- What was Cleveland Gailliard's purpose in writing to Chicago's Bethlehem Baptist Association?
- Use evidence from the letter to explain the feelings and emotions behind it.
- What does Gailliard's letter suggest about how many African Americans handled the racism and discrimination of the South?
Gailliard, Cleveland, "Letter from Cleveland Gailliard of Mobile, Alabama, to the Bethlehem Baptist Association, Chicago, Illinois," 1 April 1917. Courtesy of Library of Congress