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Lynch law in Georgia : a six-weeks' record in the center of southern civilization, as faithfully chronicled by the "Atlanta journal" and the "Atlanta constitution" : also the full report of Louis P. Le Vin, the Chicago detective sent to investigate the burning of Samuel Hose, the torture and hanging of Elijah Strickland, the colored preacher, and the lynching of nine men for alleged arson

Author: Ida B Wells-Barnett; Louis P Le Vin; Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress); Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Chicago : This pamphlet is circulated by Chicago colored citizens ..., [1899]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accounts of nine lynchings as recorded in two major Georgia newspapers as a commentary on southern white racism, together with results of a private investigation of the incidents to ascertain the facts. Wells-Barnett hoped to use this information in an appeal to stop such lawlessness.
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Named Person: Samuel Hose; Elijah Strickland
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ida B Wells-Barnett; Louis P Le Vin; Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress); Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 26217820
Notes: Cover title.
"June 20, 1899": p. [2] of cover.
Pagination includes p. [3-4] of cover.
LC copy has annotations in pencil; on t.p.: 1889.
Description: 18 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: by Ida B. Wells-Barnett.

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Accounts of nine lynchings as recorded in two major Georgia newspapers as a commentary on southern white racism, together with results of a private investigation of the incidents to ascertain the facts. Wells-Barnett hoped to use this information in an appeal to stop such lawlessness.

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