http://www.ferris.edu/htmls/news/jimcrow/menu.htm The Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia is both a real place and a virtual site. The actual museum is located on the campus of Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. Dr. John Thorp, Social Sciences division head, schedules all tours. He can be contacted at (231) 591-5873, or at [email protected]. We recognize that some people are unable to visit the Jim Crow Museum; therefore, we have created this brief virtual tour of the museum. Contact Dr. David Pilgrim, Curator [email protected] Objectives of the Jim Crow Museum: Collect, exhibit and preserve objects and collections related to racial segregation, civil rights and anti-Black caricatures. Promote the scholarly examination of historical and contemporary expressions of racism. Serve as a teaching resource for Ferris State University courses which deal, directly or indirectly, with the issues of race and ethnicity. Serve as an educational resource for scholars and teachers at the state, national and international levels. Promote racial understanding and healing. Serve as a resource for civil rights and human rights organizations.