East St. Louis Riots Investigation Postponed

Identifier

RO12019

Description

Proceedings of the US Senate, 1919 Jan 20 re: indefinite postponement of East St. Louis, Ill. riot investigation.

Source

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America 65th Congress, 3rd Session: 1918-19; DC Location, rm. 203

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Requires

Requires proofreading.

Text

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.

CALENDAR UNDER RULE VIII.

The Senate proceeded to consider the concurrent resolution submitted by Mr. Sherman July 12 (calendar day, July 14), 1917, authorizing the appointment of a joint committee to investigate the causes of the recent riots in East St. Louis,Ill., and to report thereon; and
Ordered, That it be postponed indefinitely.

Original Format

Proclamation

Files

R012019.pdf

Citation

Journal of the Senate, “East St. Louis Riots Investigation Postponed,” 1919 January 20, RO12019, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.