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Ku Klux Klan poster

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Creator:Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Title:Ku Klux Klan poster
Date:1965
Description:

Poster from the Grupper (Ira) and Beech (Bob) Civil Rights Collection.
Image of a red, white, and blue poster of Uncle Sam dressed in a white robe and hood, the traditional dress of a member of the Ku Klux Klan. A hole can be seen in the top left-hand corner of the poster where it was nailed to a tree on the property of Hattiesburg-area African-American civil rights activist Vernon Dahmer.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Types:Posters
Subjects:Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Posters | Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) | Hate groups--Mississippi | Mississippi
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Online Publisher:Hattiesburg, Miss. : University of Southern Mississippi Libraries | 2003-08-25
Original Material:

1 poster : 10 x 13 in. Oversized Materials, AM 99-56 Grupper (Ira) and Beech (Bob) Civil Rights Collection, McCain Library, University of Southern Mississippi.

Rights and Usage:

Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Materials:

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Ira Grupper and Bob Beech Civil Rights Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/ref/collection/manu/id/5033