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|Title:||African American home set on fire by Ku Klux Klan, Georgia, February 28, 1949|
|Date:||1949 Feb. 28|
Text on reverse: "Klan fires negro home, Ga. 2/28/49. A Negro mother and son burned out of their home by the Klan in Georgia. Labeled 115 Klan burns home of Negro family, it shows frame house afire with figures before it and truck parked in the middle distance." Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.
Local identification number: L1979-37_069
|Types:||Photographic prints | StillImage|
|Subjects:||Racism--Georgia | Terrorism | Arson--Georgia | Fires | Rural areas | Kennedy, Stetson | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | United States, Georgia, 32.165622, -82.900075|
|Collection:||Stetson Kennedy Papers|
|Institution:||Georgia State University Special Collections|
|Contributors:||Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections|
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Cite as: Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Cite as: L1979-37_069, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
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|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digitalcollections.library.gsu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/SKennedy/id/10596|