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Omaha Race Riot Of 1919
... The Omaha Race Riot occurred in Omaha, Nebraska, on September 28–29, 1919 ... The race riot resulted in the brutal lynching of Will Brown, a black worker the death of two white men the attempted hanging of the mayor Edward Parsons Smith and a public rampage by ... It followed more than 20 race riots that occurred in major industrial cities of the United States during the Red Summer of 1919 ...

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