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Christine's Genealogy Website
African American genealogy web site featuring Freedmen's Bureau marriage records, emigrants to Liberia, and the history of lynching.
African American Holocaust
Photographic exhibit documenting lynchings of the Black community in U.S. history.
Negro Holocaust, The
Examines lynching and race riots in the United States from 1950-1980.
Provides historical background and a look at the anti-lynching campaign.
Spartacus Educational: Lynching
Covers the history of lynching in the U.S. Includes commentary of the time.
History of Lynching in the United States
Offers bibliography and background on the history of Black lynchings. Includes reasons given and the number of victims between 1882 and 1930.
Photographs and postcards taken as souvenirs at lynchings throughout America.
Burned at the Stake: A Black Man Pays for a Town's Outrage
An 1893 article about the burning at the stake of an African American man accused of molesting a white child, with commentary from History Matters.
Press and Lynchings of African Americans, The
Summary of a scholarly article on the lynching epidemic of the early 20th century and how the press reacted to it.
Exhibit of Lynching Photos Is a Harsh Display of Hatred
Article from CNN discusses the history of lynching in America, provides pictures, and illustrates current controversy.