1920s Indiana Ku Klux Klan

Professor James Madison showed pictures and artifacts in the collection of the Indiana Historical Society in Indianapolis, Indiana, as he… read more

Professor James Madison showed pictures and artifacts in the collection of the Indiana Historical Society in Indianapolis, Indiana, as he talked about the history of the Ku Klux Klan in Indiana in the 1920. He explained the Klan’s patriotic and religious mission, including its anti-Catholic agenda. Topics included what type of people joined the Klan, typical activities, the myth of lynchings in Indiana, and the downfall of the Klan in Indiana due to leadership scandals in the late 1920s. close

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1920s Indiana Ku Klux Klan

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298317-1
Category:
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Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
First Aired:
Mar 13, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2011

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  • Mar 13, 2011 | 9:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2011 | 8:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2011 | 11:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 19, 2011 | 4:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Apr 09, 2011 | 7:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 09, 2011 | 11:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2011 | 12:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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