- Infer as to why the densest population of African Americans was along major rivers in the South?
- Compare this map to the “Distribution of Negro Population by County 1950” map. What are the similarities and differences?
United States Census Office, 11th Census (1890), and Henry Gannett, Statistical Atlas of the United States, based upon the results of the eleventh census, Washington, 1898. Courtesy of Library of Congress