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Purcell Oklahoma negro lynching....
Item # 566361
August 25, 1911
SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, August 25, 1911
* Purcell Oklahoma OK
* Negro lynching by burning at stake
This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page: "Negro Lynching In Oklahoma", "Burned To Death In Purcell", "Was Accused of Attacking A Mrs. Spragging, Wife of a Farmer".
This tells of the lynching of Patrick Carter in Purcell Oklahoma.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Usual browning with minor spine wear, otherwise good. Should be handled with care.
Category: The 20th Century