- Type of Place
- Independent City or Town
- Metro Area
- Politics c. 1860?
- Unions, Organized Labor?
Sundown Town Status
- Sundown Town in the Past?
- Was there an ordinance?
- Don't Know
- Don’t Know
- Year of Greatest Interest
- Still Sundown?
- Surely Not
Method of Exclusion
- Violence Towards NewcomersRealtors
Main Ethnic Group(s)
In 1954, Dr. Sammy Lee, a world-famous
Korean-American athlete and two-time Olympic gold
medal winner, was twice unable to purchase a home in
Garden Grove, succeeding only after the international
media condemned the incident.” When Joshua White
“finally rented an apartment, his windows were shot
out shortly afterward. An African-American woman,
the first African-American schoolteacher in the
Magnolia School District, was forced to quit one year
later because she could not obtain housing.”