Black Wall Street Remembered

Written by Hannibal B. Smith Produced by: RSU Public Television (KRSU)

Tulsa was the site of the worst race massacre in American history in 1921. Some 300 people were killed and property damage ran into the millions. Tulsa’s African-Americans overcame.

 

The Greenwood District was rebuilt and, by 1942, boasted 242 Black-owned and Black-operated business establishments. The book is a testament to the human spirit.