Nell Irvin Painter – Views About the Exodusters

For most white Southerners the Exodus countermanded all they had been repeating to themselves and to Northerners about post-Reconstruction Black life. They could understand the Exodus only as an artificial creation, and they remained convinced that Blacks left the South for no reasons whatever.

  • P.234, Exodusters – Nell Irvin Painter, ISBN 0-393-00951-3



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