Facsimile of Mary E. Jones Parrish's identification card

Title

Facsimile of Mary E. Jones Parrish's identification card

Description

After the riot and burning, African American citizens of Tulsa were required to carry identification cards. For several weeks, they were also required to wear green identity tags on their clothes identifying them as being safe and vetted for by white employers.

Creator

Mary E. Jones Parrish

Source

Mary E. Jones Parrish. Events of the Tulsa Disaster. Privately published. 1922.

Date

c. 1921

Rights

This item was published in the Events of the Tulsa Disaster in 1922, and is therefore in the Public Domain.

Files

maryparrish (12).jpg

Citation

Mary E. Jones Parrish, “Facsimile of Mary E. Jones Parrish's identification card,” Tulsa Race Riot Photographs, accessed December 17, 2017, http://tulsaraceriot.omeka.net/items/show/20.