Lafayette E. Campbell Report on Ku Klux Klan disturbance, 1868 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
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Scope and Contents: Photocopy of a report (itself a copy) dated November 7, 1868, by 2nd lieutenant Lafayette E. Campbell, 33rd Infantry, to Lieutenant Helenus Dodt, concerning Ku Klux Klan activity on the night of October 31, 1868, at a meeting of Republican voters, including freedmen, in Huntsville, Alabama. Includes a photocopy of a newspaper clipping about the incident and an original negative print of a photograph of two men in Klan regalia. 3 pieces.