Black Wall Street Era is a TV series that tells the story about a community in Greenwood, Tulsa during the early 20th century that maintained their successful African-American businesses until the Tulsa, OKC riot.
The Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, became one of the wealthiest African American communities in the United States in the early 20th century, driven by the oil boom. It came to ... See full summary »
Greenwood/Tulsa, OK - On June 1, 1921, the most affluent African American community in the USA was looted and destroyed. An entire community of elite doctors, lawyers, entrepreneurs and tycoons lost everything; their wealth, businesses, homes and all means of transportation.