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Klansman carrying a sign at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Montgomery, Alabama.

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Creator:Peppler, Jim
Title:Klansman carrying a sign at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Montgomery, Alabama.
Date:1967 Dec. 10
Description:

The sign reads, "Our Fore Fathers Left Us the Right to Bare [sic] Arms." Two pickup trucks behind him are decorated with streamers, flags, and Klan emblems. This image was taken for (but not used in) an article and photo spread that appeared on pages 1 and 3 of The Southern Courier for December 16-17, 1967. The issue is available online (not on the ADAH website): http://www.southerncourier.org/low-res/Vol3_No51_1967_12_16.pdf

Local identification number: Q18919

Types:Black-and-white photographs | Negatives (photographs) | StillImage
Subjects:United Klans of America | United Klans of America--Uniforms | Demonstrations--Alabama--Montgomery | White supremacy movements--Alabama--Montgomery | Alabama--Race relations | Signs and signboards--Alabama--Montgomery | Firearms--Law and legislation--United States | United States, Alabama, Montgomery, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143
Collection:Jim Peppler Southern Courier Photograph Collection
Institution:Alabama Department of Archives and History
Contributors:Alabama. Department of Archives and History
Original Material:

Peppler, James, Jim Peppler Southern Courier photograph collection, Box Notebook 3, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama.

Rights and Usage:

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/ref/collection/peppler/id/6241