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E.R. Bills - THE 1910 SLOCUM MASSACRE book signing
Brazos Bookstore presents E.R. Bills – The 1910 Slocum Massacre: An Act of Genocide in East Texas book signing on Tuesday, June 24 at 7pm.
In late July 1910, a shocking number of African Americans in Texas were slaughtered by white mobs in the Slocum area of Anderson County and the Percilla-Augusta region of neighboring Houston County.
The number of dead surpassed the casualties of the Rosewood Massacre in Florida and rivaled those of the Tulsa Riots in Oklahoma, but the incident—one of the largest mass murders of blacks in American history—is now largely forgotten.
As we reflect on theView more
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2421 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77005