The Problem of the Color Line: Atlanta Landmarks and Civil Rights History

Atlanta has an ideal nexus of historic sites where teachers can explore struggles that include the legacy of slavery, the tragedy of war and defeat, the promise of emancipation, the betrayal of Reconstruction, the terror of redemption and race riot, and the erection of the color line. Learn the stories of resistance to segregation, the civil rights movement, desegregation, integration and resegregation, and the formation of a multicultural and pluralistic society.