Manuscript Collection

The Phoenix Riot, November 8, 1898, by James Hoyt - Accession 1186 - M554 (607)

Title

The Phoenix Riot, November 8, 1898, by James Hoyt - Accession 1186 - M554 (607)

Authors

James A. Hoyt

Files

Identifier

Accession 1186 - M554 (607)

Inclusive Dates

1938

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1 bound volume

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a 24-page booklet, The Phoenix Riot, November 8, 1898, which documents the race riot that occurred in the Phoenix section of Greenwood County, South Carolina and includes a hand drawn map of the area. This booklet is a full text publication of a paper read by James A. Hoyt, of Washington before the “Cosmos Club” of Columbia in May 1935. The booklet was published around 1938.

Additional Notes

A digital copy of this publication is available for use in the Archives Research Area.

Provenance

The Phoenix Riot, November 8, 1898 was transferred to the Archives on May 23, 2005 from the General Collection at Dacus Library.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

The Phoenix Riot, November 8, 1898, by James Hoyt - Accession 1186 - M554 (607)

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