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James Bell, Grand Dragon of the KKK, shakes hands with August Klapprott, fuehrer of the German-American Bund

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Creator:Southern Labor Archives
Title:James Bell, Grand Dragon of the KKK, shakes hands with August Klapprott, fuehrer of the German-American Bund
Date:1940 Aug.
Description:

Text on reverse: "James Bell, Grand Dragon of the KKK, shakes hands with August Klapprott, fuehrer of the German-American Bund, at a joint Klan-Bund rally held at the Bund's Camp Nordland (New Jersey) on the eve of World War II. Said Klapprott: "The principles of the Bund and the Klan are the same!" 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_021

Types:Photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Racism--New Jersey | Terrorism | Meetings | Clothing & dress | Kennedy, Stetson | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | German American Bund | United States, New Jersey, 40.058324, -74.405661
Collection:Stetson Kennedy Papers
Institution:Georgia State University Special Collections
Contributors:Georgia State University. Libraries
Original Material:

Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library

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Cite as: L1979-37_021, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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