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1) Thomas Nelson Page, “The Lynching of Negroes: Its Cause and Its Prevention” (1904)

2) Senator Ben Tillman, Speech before the Senate (1900)

3) Mary Church Terrell, “Lynching from a Negro’s Point of View” (1904)

4) Ida B. Wells, excerpt from Southern Horrors (1892)