Remembrance gathering for Townsend Cook

2021-07-22T13:36:01-04:00May 27th, 2021|Events|

Lynching victim Townsend Cook will be memorialized on June 2, 2021 at 7:00PM, the date of his killing in 1885 in Westminster. The remembrance gathering has been planned by the Carroll County Coalition of the Maryland Lynching Memorial Project, a program of the Equal Justice Initiative's Lynching in America. The Maryland Lynching Memorial Project reports that [...]