October 15, 2016

Black Civic Leader Who was Lynched in 1916 to be Memorialized

The family of Anthony Crawford, who was lynched 100 years ago, will be joined in a two-day event to memorialize him later this month with the Equal Justice Initiative, the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Conference, the We Say Enough Campaign and the Southern Truth and Reconciliation Network. Crawford, was a leader in the Abbeville community and one of the wealthiest and most powerful African Americans in South Carolina. To read the full article, click here.

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