NEGROES: Lynchings

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announced that the lynchings of 1925 totaled 18. The Tuskegee Institute listed only 16 lynchings for 1925 in a similar announcement. The number of lynchings as reported by the N. A. A. C. P. for 1924 was 16. Accepting either figure for 1925, the change is small.


Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!