Title

My Silent Voice final grant report, 2018

Creator

Date Original

2018

Description

This collection contains a final grant report for the My Silent Voice memorial marker funded by the Curtis H. Sykes Memorial Grant program. It also contains photographs, invitations and programs from the marker dedication, as well as research documents related to the marker.

Biographical/Historical Note

My Silent Voice was a project to create a marker to provide additional details about the lives of Homer G. Blackman, who was lynched on October 7, 1906, and John Carter, who was lynched on May 4, 1927. A permanent marker was placed in Fraternal Cemetery to honor Homer G. Blackman. One was also placed in Oakland Cemetery to honor John Carter. Street signs were also placed in each cemetery memorializing each man.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

BHC.004.006

Resource Type

Text

Collection

My Silent Voice final grant report, BHC.004.006

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

My Silent Voice final grant report, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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