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Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia [Ferris State University]

Located on the campus of Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan, the Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia promotes the open examination of historical and contemporary visual expressions of racism. Its collections and exhibits preserve objects and images related to racial segregation, civil rights, and anti-Black caricatures. The online site is rich with examples and contextual discussion of caricatures such as mammies, pickaninnies, Uncle Toms, golliwogs, and others.

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