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This Day in History: Massacre at Camilla, Georgia

"This is a White Man's Government"--a political cartoon by Thomas Nast from September, 1868
"This is a White Man's Government"--a political cartoon by Thomas Nast from September, 1868
Credit Harper's Weekly

This Saturday is September 19th.  If we were to turn Georgia’s clock back 147 years to that date in 1868, we’d witness a deadly racial confrontation in southwest Georgia that came to be known as the “Camilla Massacre.”  Georgia State University Associate Professor of History Dr. Clifford Kuhn revisits the event with WABE’s Steve Goss…  

A conversation with Dr. Clifford Kuhn