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C.A. Davis (Tyler, Texas)
In the hands of the mob
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-07103 (digital file from original item)
Stereograph shows an African American man, Robert Henson Hilliard, surrounded by a mob before being burned in Tyler, Texas; he was accused of raping and murdering a white woman.
Printed on verso: "If you want anything in my line call and see me at Iron's Studio on North College Street. C.A. Davis, Tyler, Texas."
Copyright deposit; Breckenridge & Scruggs, Tyler, Texas ; 1897 Feb. 4.