Resolution from the United Farmers League in Puyallup, Washington, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.

Title

Resolution from the United Farmers League in Puyallup, Washington, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.

Subject

Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931; African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama; African Americans--Imprisonment--Alabama; Miller, Benjamin Meek, 1864-1944; United Farmers League (Puyallup, Wa.)

Description

Sent after the March 1933 verdict, the United Farmers League of Puyallup, Washington, demands the immediate release of the Scottsboro Boys. It refers to them as "nine innocent children now being subjected to the most dastardly frameup charge recorded in the history of our country."

Creator

United Farmers League (Puyallup, Wa.)

Source

Alabama Governor, Scottsboro Case appeals to the Governor, SG004238, Folder 18, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History

Date

1933-04-21

Format

Resolution

Language

English

Coverage

United States--Washington--Puyallup