This collection contains miscellaneous Ku Klux Klan items. The handwritten note was donated to the Illinois Historical Survey by Vincent Golden, Urbana, Il., in 1991. The printed material was acquired from Robert W. Sterling, Charleston, Il., in 2005. The collection includes the following items:
1. Invitation by H. C. Taylor to "Faithful and esteemed Klansmen" to a special meeting of the "Harmony Club," Havana, Il., May 20, 1924.
2. Poster (broadside) for K.K.K. rally, July 2-4, [192_?] in Waynesboro, Pa.,
Publications of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan (Atlanta, Ga.):
3. The Practice of Klanishness. Ku Klux Press, 1918, 8 pages.
4. Constitution and Laws of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan (Incorporated). 1921, 96 pages.
5-6. The Kourier Magazine. Issues of July and Sept. 1928 (4:8 and 4:10).
7. The Kourier. Issue of Oct. 1933 (9:11).
8-9. Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, Application for Citizenship form, 192_, and Donation form, 192_