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Box 1

 Container

Contains 46 Collections and/or Records:

Exalted Cyclops acceptance speech, 1936

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 16 reading copy
Identifier: 1991.001.1.16
Scope and Contents Photocopy of tTypescript of a speech given by the newly elected Chief Officer of Klan #2, Realm of Oklahoma, with handwritten revisions plus uncorrected carbon copy typescript of same.

Fiery Summons stationery, between 1920-1930

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 15
Identifier: 1993.001.1.15
Scope and Contents Single sheet of letter stationery, printed on one side. Unused letter stationery printed in red and black, featuring a figure of a hooded knight holding a burning cross. Intended to be used for printed Klan messages, meetings, and announcements.

Ku Klux Klan (KKK) collection, 1923-1995

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 1993-001
Scope and Contents This is an artificial collection consisting of several accessions including: a ledger containing membership records for the Tulsa Klan chapter for the years 1928-1932; pamphlets pertaining to the organization, structure, and rituals of the Klan; typescript of an acceptance speech given by a newly elected Exalted Cyclops [i.e., Chief Officer] for Klan #2, Realm of Oklahoma (circa 1936); membership application forms; robe and supply requisition forms; mimeograph copies of official Ku Klux Klan...

"Oklahoma at war", 1923

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 20, item: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.20.1
Scope and Contents News photograph with typed text pasted on back, obscuring an earlier stamp. A later stamp says "Reference Dept. Sept 24 1928 N. E. A.Typed description pasted on verso: "OKLAHOMA AT WAR. 2979. Photo shows a machine gun detachment of the Oklahoma National Guard stationed on a roof commanding the city and county jails as a result of martial law declared in the state of Governor Walton in his fight against the Ku Klux Klan. The same day this photo was taken orders were issued against the...

Constitution and Laws of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, Incorporated (As Amended by the Imperial Klonvokation at Atlanta, GA., August, 1934), 1934

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 1993.001.1.1
Scope and Contents Single signature pamphlet with printed title on paper wrapper. Includes the Klan Kreed, the duties and privileges of the Emperor and Imperial Officers, organization structure, and an index to the pamphlet contents.

Kloran. Knights Kamellia (Primary Order of Knighthood), 1925

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 1993.001.1.2
Scope and Contents Single signature pamphlet with plain paper wrapper. Includes diagrams of Klavern during ceremonies and Orders of Business.
Copy 1.

Kloran. Knights Kamellia (Primary Order of Knighthood), 1925

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 1993.001.1.3
Scope and Contents Single signature pamphlet with plain paper wrapper. Includes diagrams of Klavern during ceremonies and Orders of Business.
Copy 2.

Kloran. K-Duo, Knights of the Great Forest, 1928

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 1993.001.1.4
Scope and Contents Single signature pamphlet with plain paper wrapper. Includes Klan Kreed, list of Klan officers with explanation of titles, diagram of Klavern, order of the ceremonial Klonklave, Imperial Decree by Emperor and Imperial Wizard Hiram Wesley Evans, and glossary of Klan titles and instructions.

Ideals of the Ku Klux Klan, approximately 1920

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: 1993.001.1.5
Scope and Contents Printed paper pamphlet without wrapper. Includes the character of the organization as well as racial, citizenship, political, and Christian ideals.