Racial unrest and white liberalism in rural Georgia: Barrow and Oconee Counties in the early 1920s

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A study of the efforts of the Atlanta-based Commission on Interracial Cooperation in Barrow County and surrounding counties to confront and thwart the Ku Klux Klan's campaign to drive out black farmers.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-60
Number of pages31
JournalThe Georgia Historical Quarterly
Volume97
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2013

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Politics
Farmers
Unrest
Ku Klux Klan
Atlanta
Liberalism
Interracial
1920s

Keywords

  • Georgia
  • United States history
  • race relations
  • liberalism
  • Ku Klux Klan
  • lynching

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