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Ku Klux Klan Collection
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1920s to 1990s (Creation)
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ca. 60 items.
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Scope and content
This small research collection of printed ephemera documents some of the Ku Klux Klan’s activities to disseminate its beliefs and biases in favour of the white supremacy movement.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated to the University of Alberta Libraries in 2013 by accomplished collector and fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada, John Keenlyside, who has a special interest in the social history of printed ephemera.
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The materials in this collection are held in Bruce Peel Special Collections. We strongly recommend that researchers refer to https://bpsc.library.ualberta.ca/ for our hours of operation, and be attentive to periods of limited services. To request an appointment, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org well in advance, listing the requested materials, and we will accommodate your request accordingly.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
This collection has materials that contain offensive language and/or images. Inclusion of these historical records in the University of Alberta Library’s special collections is not an endorsement of harmful language or ideology. The Library keeps these materials to provide researchers with historical evidence, including evidence of the biases, attitudes, perspectives, and social conditions of the time in which they were created.
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- Keenlyside, John (Donor)
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Added to Discover Archives by Catherine Little, 2015.