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ABC of the Invisible Empire

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Title:
ABC of the Invisible Empire
Description:
Brochure promoting the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, Inc., "an urgent call to real men from the Imperial Palace". Includes the organization creed, objects and purposes, declaration exceprt from the Consitution of the Order, and the Imperial Proclamation. Line of text on fold reads, "In this we invite all men who can qualify to become citizens of the Invisible Empire". Copyright 1917 by W. J. Simmons, Atlanta, Ga.
Creator:
Simmons, W. J. (William Joseph), 1880-1945
Creator:
Ku Klux Klan (1915-)
Date:
1917
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Brochures
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 009 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1A. General Correspondence
Series 1. Correspondence
Extent:
2 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Atlanta (Ga.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b009-i215