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American Confederate Army for White Christian Americans membership certificate, July 1954

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Title:American Confederate Army for White Christian Americans membership certificate, July 1954
Date:1954 July
Description:

Text in letter: "Commission American Confederate Army For White Christian Americans. Greetings: After thorough investigation we find that Mr. Kennedy is a good honest Christian American and is therefore honored with this Commission as Colonel in the American Confederate Army. Issued this... Day of July 1954, Tallahassee, Florida. Signed, Bill Hendrix." Descriptive text: Klan front organization led by Bill Hendrix, Florida Grand Dragon, 1950s. 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: L1986-30_04

Types:Photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Racism--Florida--Tallahassee | Hate groups--Florida--Tallahassee | Membership certificates | Kennedy, Stetson | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | United States, Florida, Leon County, Tallahassee, 30.4382559, -84.2807329
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: L1986-30_04, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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