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|Title:||Crowd gathering around lynching at night, Indiana, August 7, 1930|
|Date:||1930 Aug. 7|
Text on reverse: "Labeled '104 Double Lynching,' it shows a night flash shot of two Negroes hanging from a tree branch with a crowd of men and women standing by, some smiling." Bodies of Tom Shipp and Abe Smith, Marion, Grant County, Indiana, Aug 7, 1930. Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.
Local identification number: L1979-37_058
|Types:||photographic prints | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Kennedy, Stetson | Racism--Indiana | Terrorism | Lynching | Lynchings | United States, Indiana, 40.267194, -86.134902|
|Collection:||Stetson Kennedy Papers|
|Institution:||Georgia State University Special Collections|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Special Collections|
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Cite as: Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Cite as: L1979-37_058, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
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