Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Inside the Klavern: The Secret History of a Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s” as Want to Read:
Inside the Klavern: The Secret History of a Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Inside the Klavern: The Secret History of a Ku Klux Klan of the 1920s

by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  6 ratings  ·  1 review
Inside the Klavern is an annotated collection of the minutes of a thriving Ku Klux Klan in La Grande, Oregon, between 1922 and 1924. The most complete set of Klan minutes ever uncovered, these documents illustrate the inner workings of a Klan chapter of more than three hundred members at a time when the national membership reached into the millions and the Invisible Empire ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published June 23rd 1999 by Southern Illinois University Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Inside the Klavern, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Inside the Klavern

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-24 of 24)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Michael
Mar 09, 2009 Michael rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Historians, Students, Freemasons
Recommended to Michael by: The Editor
Shelves: kkk-studies
This is a fascinating primary source document for those interested in Klan studies. While he was researching other matters, Professor Horowitz found a more or less complete copy of the minutes from the KKK Klavern in La Grande, Oregon, stuffed into a file at the Oregon Historical Society archives. It took him a few years to get the rights to take it home, transcribe it and publish it, and in the meantime he became one of the more knowledgeable authorities on the Klan in the Pacific Northwest. Th ...more
Lauren
Lauren marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2015
Amber
Amber marked it as to-read
May 03, 2015
Mike Mitchell
Mike Mitchell marked it as to-read
Apr 08, 2015
Macartney
Macartney marked it as to-read
Feb 25, 2015
Joe Defazio
Joe Defazio marked it as to-read
Jan 25, 2015
Allison
Allison marked it as to-read
Jan 21, 2015
Mirabel Anosike
Mirabel Anosike marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2014
Maddison
Maddison marked it as to-read
Nov 12, 2012
Stephanie Delgado
Stephanie Delgado marked it as to-read
Oct 27, 2012
A Lee
A Lee marked it as to-read
Apr 13, 2012
Clarita
Clarita marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2010
Scott Ferry
Scott Ferry marked it as to-read
Oct 21, 2009
Chelsea
Chelsea marked it as to-read
May 19, 2009
Megan
Megan added it
Jul 18, 2008
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
On the Edge: The United States in the Twentieth Century Beyond Left and Right: Insurgency and the Establishment The People's Voice: A Populist Cultural History of Modern America Getting There: An American Cultural Odyssey America's Political Class Under Fire: The Twentieth Century's Great Culture War

Share This Book