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Modupe Labode, “The ‘Stern, Fearless Settlers of the West’: Lynching, Region, and Capital Punishment in Early Twentieth-Century Colorado,” Western Historical Quarterly 45, no. 4 (Winter 2014).

Stephen J. Leonard, Lynching in Colorado, 1859-1919 (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2002).

Kerry Segrave. Lynchings of Women in the United States: The Recorded Cases 1851–1946 (Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2010).

Sandra Strickland and Geoffrey E. Quelch, “When 12-year-old Louise Frost was Brutally Murdered in Colorado, a Young Black Laborer Answered to a Mob,” Wild West 18, no. 5 (2006).

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David Mar, Beaten Down: A History of Interpersonal Violence in the West (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2002).