Report on East St. Louis Riots

Identifier

RO81117

Description

Resolution to investigate the causes of the East St. Louis riots is reported with amendments.

Source

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America 65th Congress: 1917 p. 220; D.C. Location, rm. 203

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Language

English

Text

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.

REPORTS OF COMMITTEES.

...Mr. Thompson, from the Committee to Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate, to whom was referred the concurrent resolution submitted by Mr. Sherman on July 12, 1917 (calendar day, July 14, 1917), to investigate the causes of the recent riots in East St. Louis, Ill., and to report thereon, reported it with amendments.

Original Format

Report

Files

R081117.pdf

Citation

Journal of the Senate, “Report on East St. Louis Riots,” 1917 August 11, RO81117, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.