• Created Date
  • 1913
  • Description
  • View of Leo Frank, a Jewish businessman from Atlanta accused of murder and later lynched. Leo Frank was a manager at a pencil factory in Marietta, Georgia. Frank was convicted on questionable evidence of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Mary Phagan. Shortly after his death sentence was commuted to life in prison, Frank, who was Jewish, was kidnapped and lynched by a group of men. Local identification number: VIS 71.456.03. Local identificati... more
    View of Leo Frank, a Jewish businessman from Atlanta accused of murder and later lynched. Leo Frank was a manager at a pencil factory in Marietta, Georgia. Frank was convicted on questionable evidence of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Mary Phagan. Shortly after his death sentence was commuted to life in prison, Frank, who was Jewish, was kidnapped and lynched by a group of men. Local identification number: VIS 71.456.03. Local identification number: ahc071456003a.jpg. Floyd Jillson Photographs, Atlanta History Center. less
  • Format
  • 8 X 10 in. silver gelatin print
  • Rights
  • This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.