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A young couple holds hands. A man points above the crowd to something dangling from the strong lower branches — two black bodies, their clothes dark with blood.

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

Mary Ball later testified that she had not been raped. See also Lynching in the Heartland , chapter 6, which discusses the photograph in detail. Madison, A Lynching in the Heartland: According to IU professor James Madison's book "A Lynching in the Heartland," someone stood on top of a car and shouted over the noise that Cameron was innocent.

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lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

lynching Marion indiana 1930

In prison, he began writing his memoir. At the time, he was new to the area, so he asked a student what he needed to know about the community. A petition asking Grant County Commissioners to collect soil from the lynching ground and place historical markers has gathered more than 1, signatures. Hidden categories:

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