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1874 Tunica County, Mississippi race war - riots...
Item # 670399
August 12, 1874
NEW YORK TRIBUNE, August 12, 1874
* Tunica County, Mississippi
* Race riots - war - Negroes
The front page has one column headings: "A War Of Races In Mississippi" "The Town Of Austin Surrounded By Armed Negroes--The Whites Driven Into The Court-House--Several Negroes Killed And Wounded" See images for text here.
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, a little irregular along spine, otherwise in nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War