Choose a State

This page draws from Project HAL, a collaborative project cataloging individual lynching cases. Clicking a state filters 2,807 records. After you select a victim's name from the list, search to see results from Chronicling America newspaper directory.

1) Select a state

2) Click victim record below

3) "Search Newspapers" for results


Victim Name(s) Date County State Race Sex Alledged Offense

Search Results

Results typically generate swiftly. However, sometimes these specific searches do not turn up responses. If no results appear, try a new search.