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1921 Graves Public Oversight Committee Meeting set for Sept. 13

This article was archived on 9/18/2022

Members of the 1921 Graves Investigation Public Oversight Committee will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 5 p.m. virtually to discuss the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Investigation.

The meeting link is as follows: You can also dial in using your phone, +1 (571) 317-3112  with access code: ­­­­­­662-216-413.

During the meeting, members of the Intermountain Forensics team will provide an update on the process being used for the genealogy and DNA analysis from last summer’s excavation in Oaklawn Cemetery. Intermountain Forensics is in the early stage of the process, but scientists are hopeful to get answers based on their research.

Please view a video about the importance of the genealogy analysis and how the DNA process works here:

Genealogy Analysis: Get Involved

Utah Cold Case Coalition Intermountain Forensics is seeking help from anyone who may have relatives from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. For those who want to get involved who have family ties to the massacre, email and enter the subject line “1921 Graves.”