Photographs of the Aftermath of the Springfield Race Riot, August 1908
From the Booth-Grunendike Collection
Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library
University of Illinois at Springfield
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View on E Madison St.
View on E. Washington St.
National Guard tents at the Illinois State Arsenal
National Guard tents on the lawn of the Illinois Statehouse
The site of the lynching of Scott Burton, Twelfth and Madison Streets
National Guard troops
National Guard tents
National Guardsmen on the lawn of the old Springfield High School
National Guardsmen wrestling in camp