St. Johnsbury Caledonian

Source Type: Newspaper
Publisher: St. Johnsbury Caledonian
Place of publication: St. Johnsbury, VT
Date of publication: 24 July 1884

Henry Burk (colored), charged with attempting to outrage a little white girl, was lynched at Tuscaloosa, Ia., [sic] Friday night. The mob hanged him to a tree in the street and then shot five bullets into the body.


(1884, July 24). St. Johnsbury Caledonian.