BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY Ossian Sweet
|Born||October 30, 1895|
Bartow, Florida, USA
|Died||March 20, 1960 (aged 64)|
Detroit, Michigan, USA
|Alma mater||Howard University|
Detroit and Black Bottom
Garland Avenue bungalow
Arc of Justice
Malice Aforethought: The Sweet Trials
- Ossian H. Sweet House REGISTERED historical site #S0461
- Michigan Legal Milestones commemorative plaque in the Frank Murphy Hall of Justice, Detroit
- The Sweet Trials: a play adapted by Kevin Boyle from his book, Arc of Justice
- Malice Aforethought: The Sweet Trials: a play written by Arthur Beer, adapted from Kevin Boyle's Arc of Justice.
- My Name is Ossian Sweet: a Docu-Drama by Gordon C. Bennett, based on the Sweet family's attempt to integrate a white neighborhood in Detroit 1925, and their defense against the charge of murder by Clarence Darrow, was published (2011) at www.HeartlandPlays.com.