Wells-Barnett, Ida B.

Wells-Barnett, Ida B.

Wells-Barnett, Ida B.
Family 3
I: Individuals and Groups
Maurine Moss, foster daughter of activist, journalist, and teacher Ida B. Wells-Barnett. Her father Thomas H. Moss, a postman and grocery store owner, was lynched in Memphis, Tennessee, 9 March 1892, an event which compelled Mrs. Wells-Barnett to begin her anti-lynching crusade.
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 | Browning, Maurine Moss, 1891-1971 | Moss, Thomas Henry, died 1892 | Journalists | Teachers | Lynching--Tennessee
Photographic prints; 12.5 x 9.0 cm
Wells, Ida B., Papers
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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