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  • Description

    Title reads: "United States".

    Controversy over Judge Black's alleged membership of the Klu Klux Klan

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of group of news reporters interviewing J L Baskin, Grand Dragon of the Klu Klux Klan. Baskin sits in an armchair looking smug. The journalists repeatedly ask him weather Judge Black is a member of the Klan. Baskin refuses to confirm or deny anything

    Norfolk, Virginia.

    Judge Black (aka Senator Black) arrives from Europe by ship. A crowd of journalists greet him on quay. The reporters ask him if he is a member of the Klu Klux Klan. Black laughs and evades making a definite answer.

    Note: picture stops 01:07:19, track continues.

    Note: old paperwork suggests this item may once have been in 37/81.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13973
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    939.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:08:00 / 01:07:24:00
    Canister:
    37/80
    Sort Number:
    37/080
  • Appears in...

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    Ku Klux Klan Mo history KKK Race in Southern America African-Americans and the Civil Rights Movement Donald Trump
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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