Light in August, 248 (Event)

Page Number: 
248
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
He had just turned twenty when he was killed
Page Event Ends: 
248
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Thursday, January 1, 1874 to Thursday, December 31, 1874
Summary: 

Colonel Sartoris killed Joanna Burden's half-brother Calvin "over a question of negro voting" (248).

Chronological Order: 
18.20
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Violence:Shooting, Murder, Civil_Rights, Racism

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