Tulsa digs again for victims of 1921 race massacre

Tulsa digs again for victims of 1921 race massacre

FILE - In this July 14, 2020, file photo, workers climb out of the excavation site as work continues on a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a cemetery in an effort to find and identify victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and shed light on violence that left hundreds dead and decimated an area that was once a cultural and economic mecca for African Americans. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, workers use ground penetrating radar as work continues on a search for a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a cemetery in an effort to find and identify victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and shed light on violence that left hundreds dead and decimated an area that was once a cultural and economic mecca for African Americans. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, Kary Stackelbeck, State Archaeologist, speaks during a news conference as work continues on an excavation of a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery, in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum speaks during a news conference as work continues on an excavation of a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery, in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 21, 2020, file photo, forensic anthropologist Phoebe Stubblefield carries a tray of items found at Oaklawn Cemetery during a test excavation in the search for possible mass graves from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP File)

Tulsa digs again for victims of 1921 race massacre

FILE - In this July 14, 2020, file photo, workers climb out of the excavation site as work continues on a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a cemetery in an effort to find and identify victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and shed light on violence that left hundreds dead and decimated an area that was once a cultural and economic mecca for African Americans. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, workers use ground penetrating radar as work continues on a search for a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a cemetery in an effort to find and identify victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre and shed light on violence that left hundreds dead and decimated an area that was once a cultural and economic mecca for African Americans. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, Kary Stackelbeck, State Archaeologist, speaks during a news conference as work continues on an excavation of a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery, in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 17, 2020, file photo, Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum speaks during a news conference as work continues on an excavation of a potential unmarked mass grave from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, at Oaklawn Cemetery, in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki File)
FILE - In this July 21, 2020, file photo, forensic anthropologist Phoebe Stubblefield carries a tray of items found at Oaklawn Cemetery during a test excavation in the search for possible mass graves from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre in Tulsa, Okla. A second excavation begins Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at a Tulsa cemetery in search of people killed in the massacre in an effort to identify the victims and shed light on the violence. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP File)