American Paintings from the Museum Collection
Installation view of the exhibition, "American Paintings from the Museum Collection."
December 23, 1948–March 13, 1949. Photographic Archive. The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York. IN396.11. Photograph by Soichi Sunami.
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Workers and Paintings
Another of the social causes of the migrants' leaving was that at times they did not feel safe, or it was not the best thing to be found on the streets late at night. They were arrested on the slightest provocation
The migrants arrived in great numbers
Living conditions were better in the North
One of the largest race riots occurred in East St. Louis
In the North the Negro had better educational facilities
They were very poor