Letter from James T. Smith to Florida Governor Carlton Regarding Mob Violence in Tampa

Title

Letter from James T. Smith to Florida Governor Carlton Regarding Mob Violence in Tampa

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 James T. Smith of Tampa, Florida to Governor Carlton, dated April 28, 1930 regarding two incidents of mob violence reported in Tampa that day. The writer urges the governor to enforce the laws in his state.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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Text/pdf

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Text

Identifier

kc0046_19300428_reaction_9

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/kc0046/kc0046_19300428_reaction_9.pdf

Citation

“Letter from James T. Smith to Florida Governor Carlton Regarding Mob Violence in Tampa,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed April 25, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/83176.