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Meridian race riot of 1871... Ku Klux Klan...



Item # 677854

March 07, 1871

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, March 7, 1871

* Meridian MS Mississippi
* Race riot - Freedmen
* KKK Ku Klux Klan


The bottom of page 5 has small one column heading: "Fatal Affray In Mississippi", followed by brief text - this being 1st report coverage on the Meridian, Mississippi race riot.
Other news of the day and period advertising is found throughout.
Complete in 8 pages, minor spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.

Item from Catalog 305 (released for April, 2021)...

Category: Post-Civil War