How did the epic events of the Civil War, Reconstruction, and “Redemption” shape the history and experience of Pauli Murray’s family? In other words, consider the ways in which the experience of Murray’s relatives intersected with broader historical developments during and after Reconstruction.
Think about chronology as you relate Proud Shoes to events discussed in lectures and in Foner’s text. Use this essay as an opportunity to discuss the successes and failures of Reconstruction.
Make the essay as MLA format.