Journal of the Senate Petitions for Investigation Into Recent Race Riots.

Identifier

R100719

Description

Journal of the Senate listing petitions asking for an investigation into the recent race riots in the U.S.

Source

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America 66th Congress, 1st Session: 1919 p. 232; DC Location, rm. 203

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

Language

English

Text

JOURNAL OF THE SENATE.

PETITIONS AND RESOLUTIONS.

... Petitions praying an investigation into the recent race riots in the United States were presented as follows:
By Mr. Newberry: A petition of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, of Lansing, Mich.
My Mr. Townsend: A similar petition.
Ordered, That they be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Files

R100719.pdf

Citation

Journal of the Senate., “Journal of the Senate Petitions for Investigation Into Recent Race Riots.,” 1919 October 7, R100719, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.