An ashamed mother puts her four children up for sale in Chicago. Many people were forced into rather bizarre circumstances, such as Mr. Chalifoux, as they faced eviction and struggled to put food on the table. case for humanity & the lack thereof
Laura Nelson was lynched and hanged on a bridge over the North Canadian River about six miles west of Okemah, Oklahoma along side her 15 year old son, Lawrence Nelson. The pictures of the lynchings where later sold as postcards.