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Argenta Race Riot

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Creator:Bradburn, Cary
Title:Argenta Race Riot

Entry on the event of the Argenta Race Riot, a conflict that took place in October of 1906 in what is now North Little Rock, where several African-Americans were killed. Before order was restored, numerous commercial buildings and homes of African-Americans were burned down. Includes photograph.

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Types:Articles | Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Blackman, Homer G. | Shelby, Wiley | McDonald, Robert R. | Lindsey, Milton | Faucette, William | Race riots--Arkansas--North Little Rock | Riots--Arkansas--North Little Rock | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas--North Little Rock | Ruined buildings--Arkansas--North Little Rock | Colum Brothers Funeral Home | Arkansas Democrat gazette | African Americans--Violence against--Arkansas--North Little Rock | African American men--Violence against--Arkansas--North Little Rock | United States, Arkansas, Pulaski County, North Little Rock, 34.769536, -92.2670941
Collection:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Institution:Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

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