The industry additionally nevertheless requires an extensive database on American lynching and dependable data that would be extrapolated from this.

The industry additionally nevertheless requires an extensive database on American lynching and dependable data that would be extrapolated from this.

The naacp, and the Chicago Tribune for many years scholars relied on the data and statistics compiled on lynching incidents in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the Tuskegee Institute.

While this data could be very helpful for specific situations and meaningful in aggregate terms, in addition it incorporates many errors—including dates that are incorrect areas of incidents along with other misreported and misinterpreted information. (mehr …)