Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

George Peck
MSA SC 3520-18233
Lynched in Poolesville, January 10, 1880

Archival Resources:

DISTRICT COURT 6 MO (Docket) Docket of S. George Donohue {MSA T2488-1, 1/32/14/47]

Newspaper Resources:

Evening Star, January 12, 1880

Daily National Republican, January 13, 1880

The Baltimore Sun, January 13, 1880

Smithsonian Magazine, November 4, 2019

Washington Post, November 4, 2019

Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission Additional Sources:

Report Prepared by Sarah Hedlund, Montgomery County Historical Society, on George Peck  

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