On Lynchings: Southern Horrors, a Red Record, and Mob Rule in New Orleans / Edition 1

On Lynchings: Southern Horrors, a Red Record, and Mob Rule in New Orleans / Edition 1

by Ida B. Wells-Barnett
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0881431184

ISBN-13: 9780881431186

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: Ayer Company Publishers, Incorporated

Wells-Barnett (1862-1931) began speaking out against lynching as the editor of a small newspaper for Blacks in Memphis, Tennessee, and continued her campaign in New York and Chicago. Here are three of her pamphlets: Southern Horrors (1892), A Red Record (1895), and Mob Rule in New Orleans (1900). They are introduced by Patricia Hill Collins

Overview

Wells-Barnett (1862-1931) began speaking out against lynching as the editor of a small newspaper for Blacks in Memphis, Tennessee, and continued her campaign in New York and Chicago. Here are three of her pamphlets: Southern Horrors (1892), A Red Record (1895), and Mob Rule in New Orleans (1900). They are introduced by Patricia Hill Collins (sociology and African American studies, U. of Cincinnati). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881431186
Publisher:
Ayer Company Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1990
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction9
I.Southern Horrors25
II.A Red Record55
III.Mob Rule in New Orleans153

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