Light in August, 46 (Event)

Page Number: 
46
Order within Page: 
4
First 8-10 words of event: 
sixty years since her grandfather and her brother were killed
Page Event Ends: 
47
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Thursday, January 1, 1874 to Thursday, December 31, 1874
Summary: 

Joanna's grandfather and half-brother were killed "over a question of negro votes in a state election" (47), and a stigma remains over her family.

Chronological Order: 
18.00
Keywords: 
Gossip Reconstruction Black-white relations Negro voting

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