[Hanging Tree - Orange, Texas]

[Hanging Tree - Orange, Texas]

Date: August 18, 1888
Creator: unknown
Description: Sepia photograph picturing a lynching in the "hanging tree" at Fifth and Front Street in Orange, Texas in 1888. Across the street is a saloon. Many spectators are watching, including children. A steam engine is standing by in the background.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 88, July 1984 - April, 1985

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 88, July 1984 - April, 1985

Date: 1984/1985
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 445.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
["Lynching" the Harvard Lampoon]

["Lynching" the Harvard Lampoon]

Date: 1942
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a lynching done by the Harvard Lampoon. The physical image is completely damaged by vinegar syndrome, but a group of people surround looking at the deceased man. A man kneeling while holding the rope and the tree can be seen.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections