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Search to resume for mass graves of Tulsa massacre victims


September 16, 2020

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A search for mass graves of victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre will continue at two more locations in a cemetery where a search earlier this year failed to uncover human remains, a city committee has decided.

The Public Oversight Committee for the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Graves Investigation agreed Monday to search two areas in the city's Oaklawn Cemetery where an eight-day search in another area ended in July with no discovery of remains.

One of the areas is where a then-10-year-old boy laid he saw Blacks being buried shortly after the massacre and another where...

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