Newspaper Article in The Tampa Tribune

Title

Newspaper Article in The Tampa Tribune

Description

Content Warning: Materials in this collection contain harmful content, including racist and white supremacist language, graphic descriptions of lynching, and other forms of violence.
An article in The Tampa Tribune, published in Tampa, Florida on June 2, 1929 "Negro Drowned by Florida Mob After Hands Are Severed". Jim Mobley, a seventy-two year old African American man was "found in company with a white woman". Subsequently, a group of white men from near Jennings, Florida "manhandled" him, cut off his hands, and dumped his body in the Suwannee River.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Rights

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Text/pdf

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Type

Text

Identifier

kc0046_19290602_fllynchings_5

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/kc0046/kc0046_19290602_fllynchings_5.pdf

Citation

The Tampa Tribune, “Newspaper Article in The Tampa Tribune,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed May 19, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/83135.