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Effigy strung up by the Ku Klux Klan, Miami, Florida, 1940

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Creator:Southern Labor Archives
Title:Effigy strung up by the Ku Klux Klan, Miami, Florida, 1940
Date:1940
Description:

Lynched life-size model to intimidate African American voters. Text on sign: "This Nigger Voted." 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_01

Types:Photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Racism--Florida--Miami | Terrorism | Lynching | Lynchings | Kennedy, Stetson | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | United States, Florida, Miami-Dade County, Miami, 25.7742658, -80.1936589
Collection:Stetson Kennedy Papers
Institution:Georgia State University Special Collections
Contributors:Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Original Material:

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

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Cite as: L1986-30_01, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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