Letter From Citizens of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton

Title

Letter From Citizens of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton

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.
A letter from "the American citizens of Lake City," Florida to Governor Carlton dated May 20, 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer claims "it seems you are asking Guilty Parties to investigate this matter." It also states "cheaf [sic] Baker did not do the shooting as reported we hope this comes to light".

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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Text/pdf

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Text

Identifier

kc0046_19290520_carlton_4

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/kc0046/kc0046_19290520_carlton_4.pdf

Citation

“Letter From Citizens of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed April 16, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/83164.