August 7, 1930 The Lynching (Marion, Indiana) - Short-Sleeve Unisex T-Shirt
On August 7, 1930, a mob of ten to fifteen thousand whites abducted three young black men from the jail in Marion, Indiana, lynching Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith. Sixteen-year-old James Cameron narrowly survived after being beaten by the mob. Lawrence Beitler’s photograph of the two victims’ hanging bodies is regarded as one of the most iconic images of an American lynching. To continue reading click here.
Pat is a mixed media artist and illustrator from Beaufort, SC currently based in the DMV. Her art brings attention to the many dynamics of the black culture. As an alumna of Winston Salem State University she emphasizes the heavily criticized and appropriated “ghetto” culture. Her recent works have taken history and switched racial roles to shine light on the racial injustice that black people have consistently faced. Check out her work on Instagram @someartbypat.
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• 1 Tree will be planted in partnership with One Tree Planted's Africa Initiative
• 100% combed and ring-spun cotton
• Fabric weight: 4.2 oz (142 g/m2)
• Pre-shrunk fabric
• Shoulder-to-shoulder taping