Edward Green

Location(s): Montgomery County, Alabama

Decade: 1940s

On September 13, 1943, Reverend Edward Green from Middlebrook was killed in Montgomery County because he refused to pick cotton. No legal action was taken.

The collection includes: CRRJ student Janelle Jordan’s essay, “A Tale of Two Brothers: Reverend Edward Green and His Brother, Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth,” death certificate, letter from Attorney General Tom Clark and Ancestry records.

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