Knights of the Ku Klux Klan pamphlet

Knights of the Ku Klux Klan pamphlet

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Ku Klux Klan (1915- ).
Title: Knights of the Ku Klux Klan pamphlet
Dates: after 1925
Quantity: 1.0 item (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms3685

Biographical/Historical Note

The Ku Klux Klan is the name of a secret organization in the United States which first appeared in 1866. Over the years it has advocated white supremacy, anti-Semitism, racism, anti-Catholicism, homophobia, and nativism. Members often acted as vigilantes while hidden behind white robes and masks.


Scope and Content Note

A pamphlet that explains the beliefs of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan regarding native-born Americans' supremacy to all others.


Index Terms

Pamphlets.
White supremacy movements--United States--20th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Knights of the Ku Klux Klan pamphlet, ms 3685. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related collections in this repository: ms 582 Ku Klux Klan collection; ms 712 Ku Klux Klan- Athens Klan #5 records; ms 1491 Lyman W. Denton-The Ku Klux Klan and the days of reconstruction; ms 1694 The revival of the Ku Klux Klan; ms 2214 Ku Klux Klan papers; ms 2667 Ku Klux Klan in Georgia; ms 2955 Ku Klux Klan ephemera collection; ms 3686 Women of the Ku Klux Klan; ms 3690 Knights of the Ku Klux Klan Charter for Bowden, Georgia.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Portfolio
1Pamphlet