The Springfield Race Riot of 1908


Subject:
Black Resources , Social Issues , Activism , Labor , Segregation & Discrimination , Race Relations , Riots

Description:
Illustrated presentation about the 1908 Springfield, Illinois, race riot, including "its connection with the creation of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)." Includes a map showing the route of the lynch mob through Springfield on August 15, 1908. A ThinkQuest site.

Creator:
Madala, Deepak; Jordan, Jennifer; Appleton, August

Publisher:
ThinkQuest

Language:
English

Source:
http://library.thinkquest.org/2986/


PID= res:lii-967