Edward A. Ross, undated portrait


Sociologist Edward A. Ross (1866-1951) was one of many progressive social scientists who perpetuated the view that blacks were inferior of their own making.

Source and Copyright

Medium Black and White Photograph
Source Library of Congress
Collection George Grantham Bain Collection
Number LC-DIG-ggbain-06440
Copyright Public Domain
Disclaimer Courtesy of the Library of Congress