Hamilton County Begins To Reconcile A Shameful Klan Past
How Klan membership cards from the 1920s remained out of sight for almost 100 years in Noblesville.
When we wrapped up our June/July in early May and sent it off to the printer, I had no idea one of our stories would be so timely, sensitive, and, ultimately, necessary: a feature on the 1,164 names of men who belonged to the KKK in Hamilton County in the 1920s. It’s “a painful chapter […]
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