20 Objects That Shape Oklahoma

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Photo courtesy Tulsa Historical Society.
Photo courtesy Tulsa Historical Society.

1921 Post-Tulsa Race Riot pass

Tulsa Historical Society
Tulsa

In the days following the Tulsa Race Riot, passes were issued to black Tulsans, who were required to carry them as they walked through the city. This pass was issued to Mrs. O.C. Staples.