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|Creator:||Southern Labor Archives|
|Title:||Glynn County prison camp after guards open fire on prisoners, Brunswick, Georgia, July 11, 1947|
|Date:||1947 July 11|
Text on reverse: "July 11, 1947, Brunswick Ga., Glynn County prison camp. Guards fired on 27 convicts, 8 killed, 5 wounded. (Had refused to work in snake-infested ditch; guard captain drunk)" 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_205
|Types:||Photographic prints | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Police brutality | Prisons--Georgia--Brunswick | Prisoners--Georgia--Brunswick | Prison riots--Georgia--Brunswick | Prison guards | Prison laborers | Prison riots | Kennedy, Stetson | United States, Georgia, Glynn County, Brunswick, 31.1499528, -81.4914894|
|Collection:||Stetson Kennedy Papers|
|Institution:||Georgia State University Special Collections|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections|
Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
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Cite as: L1979-37_205, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
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