Klan flourished in 1920s Minnesota
Published 01/23/2010, Post-Bulletin of Rochester
It may be hard to believe now, but the Ku Klux Klan marched into Old Concord Christian Church in Dodge County as described in a story Sept. 12, 1924, in the Owatonna (Minn.) Journal Chronicle. The eyewitness account also offers a glimpse into an all-but-forgotten aspect of Minnesota history: The rise of the Ku Klux Klan in southeastern Minnesota and across the state and nation.Word count: 1067
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