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"...travesty upon justice..."

Although they did not want their names brought up in any investigations of civil rights violations, some Southerners did not approve of the peonage system and implored officials to take notice.

Subject

African Americans | Peonage | Slavery

Creator

Records of District Courts of the United States,
Record Group 21

Source

Criminal Case Files, 1865-1958

Date

May 1903

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 6 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 656749

Coverage

Montgomery (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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