Table of Contents:
  • The road to Plessy: race, class, and gender on nineteenth-century common carriers
  • Traveling by train: the Jim Crow car
  • Traveling by car: race on the road in the automotive age
  • Traveling by bus: from the Jim Crow car to the back of the bus
  • Traveling by plane: segregation in the age of aviation
  • Traveling for civil rights: the long fight to outlaw transportation segregation
  • Traveling for freedom: the desegregation of American transportation
  • Epilogue: #Black Travel Matters.