National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Accounting the events related to lynchings from June 10, 1918 to September 7, 1918. Reported by John R. Shillady for the NAACP Anti-Lynching Committee. Includes notes on investigations in Brooks and Lowndes counties in Georgia, Ben Hur (Tex.), Louisiana, the Camp Merritt race riot, incidents in Oklahoma, President Wilson's lynching and mob violence pronouncement, memorandum to the members of the Executive Committee of the American Bar Association, San Antonio express lynching reward fund, Philadelphia Race riots, President Storey's address to the Wisconsin Bar Association, examination of newspapers in the southern states and publicity. This is a typescript copy of the report.