Hill and Wang
Class, Race, and Riot in Reconstruction MemphisIn May 1866, as the United States struggled to heal from the trauma of its bloody Civil War (April 12, 1861 – April 9, 1865), millions of Americans, for the first time, found themselves living in a land unburdened by slavery. For most whites ....
"A Massacre in Memphis: The Race Riot That Shook the Nation One Year After the Civil War,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 16
, Article 17.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol16/iss3/17