The Face in the Courthouse Window - Pickens County, Alabama

The Face in the Courthouse Window - Pickens County, Alabama

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The town of Carrollton has a very dark and troublesome past. Situated around the Pickens County Courthouse. As the courthouse square was used frequently as a site for public lynching's by whites, of African Americans. It was part of a program of intimidation and racial terrorism, part of numerous efforts to suppress the African American people. During a time of high tensions, as whites struggled for dominance, with many senseless and barbaric murders, that were frequent in the decades on ... See More

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