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CrossBurnsDescription.JPG
Children of the Ku Klux Klan stand next to a burning cross and watch it go up in flames.
A caption from the Associated Press reads:
"Lads Watch Burning Cross: The symbol of the Klan. This fiery cross XXXX [sic] burned near York, PA. Sept. 19.…

KKK1Description.JPG
Ku Klux Klan members file into a meetinghouse in 1937 near York, PA.
A caption for the photo reads: "Klansmen Walk Again: While a blazing cross burned nearby, Ku Klux Klansmen of Pennsylvania marched into the Klavern for closing ceremonies of the…

ku klux klan for history.jpg
A black and white image of a group of actors portraying Klansmen who are surrounding Freedman Gus played by White actor Walter Long. This is a scene from D. W. Griffith's 1915 motion picture film "The Birth of a Nation"
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