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Ku Klux Klan cross burning near Richmond, Indiana

Description: Written on image: "Not for self but for others. Class of 100 canidate's takeing the oath of the Invisible Empire-Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. Some where in America Oct 5, 1922. Near Richmond, Ind." A largely unmasked and plain clothed crowd kneels looking toward burning crosses and robed Klansmen.
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Origin: 1922-10-05
Created By: Swift, W. A. (William Arthur), 1877-1956
Source: http://dmr.bsu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/swift/id/678
Collection: Swift, W. A. Photographs
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
Geography: Richmond
Wayne County
Indiana
United States
North and Central America
Subjects: Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Radicalism
Racism
White supremacy movements
Crowds
Robes
Crosses
Cross burning
Events

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