The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921:
Reconstructing the Dreamland:
Contemplating Civil Rights Actions and Reparations for the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921.
Preliminary draft of report to Tulsa Race Riot Commission. Presented in Tulsa on February
4, 2000.Adobe Acrobat is required to read this article. Click
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Listen to National Public Radio's "Fresh Air" broadcast on the Tulsa Riot: http://whyy.org/cgi-bin/FAshowretrieve.cgi?2821
Defendant, Redfearn v.
American Cent. Ins. Co., 116 Okla. 137 (Sup. Ct. 1926) (No. 15,851).(Brief is in Adobe Acrobat format; large file)
Staples, Unearthing a Riot, New York Times, December 19, 1999
Listen to jazz
music from the time.(Look for Bennie Mouton's Tulsa
See a description of my book on the riot,which will be published by Oxford University Press later this year.
Let Us Go Back And Stand Upon the Constitution: Federal-State Relations inDred Scott v. Sandford, 90 COLUMBIA LAW REVIEW192-225 (January 1990).
"For the Preservation of the King's Peace and Justice": Community and English Law in Sussex County, Pennsylvania, 1682-1696,40 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL HISTORY167-212 (April 1996).
Law and Legal History: Constitutional Classics Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C. Graduate Program in the History of American Civilization, Harvard University
Harriet Beecher Stowe BibliographyHarvard's Online Catalog (Hollis) Metropolitan Museum of Art National Archives Pictures Oklahoma Indian Legal Services Professor Palmer's American Legal History Documents Ralph Ellison Webliography Southern History Documents TomPaine.common sense, A Journal of Opinion University of Pennsylvania Library
My next projects are on reparations and riots. I'm starting studies of the East St. Louis riot of 1917and the riot that chased Alfred Raiford Blount out of the Louisiana Legislature.
Alfred Raiford Blount