Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938

Read ➲ Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938  Author David Meyers – Johndore.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 245 pages
  • Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938
  • David Meyers
  • 12 June 2019
  • 9781476673417

About the Author: David Meyers

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938 book, this is one of the most wanted David Meyers author readers around the world.


Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938 In The Late 19th Century Ohio Was Reeling From A Wave Of Lynchings And Other Acts Of Racially Motivated Mob Violence Many Of These Acts Were Attributed To Well Known And Respected Men And Women Yet Few Of Them Were Ever Prosecuted Some Were Even Lauded For Taking The Law Into Their Own Hands In 1892, Ohio Born Benjamin Harrison Was The First U.S President To Call For Anti Lynching Legislation Four Years Later, His Home State Responded With The Smith Act For The Suppression Of Mob Violence One Of The Most Severe Anti Lynching Laws In The Country, It Was A Major Step Forward, Though It Did Little To Address The Underlying Causes Of Racial Intolerance And Distrust Of Law Enforcement Chronicling Hundreds Of Acts Of Mob Violence In Ohio, This Book Explores The Acts Themselves, Their Motivations And The Law S Response To Them.

You may also like...

2 thoughts on “Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938

  1. Evelyn says:

    Well written Very good reference material, with a great key system so you can find what you re looking for white hat activity, tar and feathering, attempted lynchings, and lynchings.