The Timeline details the series of
events in the hours before, and immediately after, the lynching
of three young black men — Elias Clayton, Elmer Jackson,
and Isaac McGhie — at the hands of an angry mob in downtown
Duluth on June 15, 1920.
Listen to the audio narrative as the
Timeline advances, describing the events leading up to the
lynchings. View the locations of these events on the map to
see where they took place.
The Timeline requires use of a Flash
6 or higher plugin.
Download the Flash Player
Start or Stop autoplay & narrative. 
Current event being displayed will be highlighted in
Time and location where current event took place. 
Current event's location is highlighted on map of Duluth.
dot represents an event on the timeline. You may click
each dot at anytime to go to that event. 
This button closes the the timeline window and will
take you back to the Duluth Lynchings site. 
This button takes you to the next event on the timeline.
button takes you to the previous event on the timeline.
associated with the current event.