The Most Racist Items from the Jim Crow Museum

American Exceptionalism and all that.

Buzzfeed assembled photos of the most horrendous bits of memorabilia from Ferris State University's Jim Crow Museum in Big Rapids, MI. While awful, it's important to remember that this stuff was part of the evolution of America -- and, shockingly, an ordinary aspect of American life.

As soon as we forget, we risk repeating it.