Civil Rights & Labor History Consortium | Photo and Document Gallery | Ku Klux Klan in Washington State
A special section of the Seattle Civil Rights and Labor History Project
Rare photographs from the 1920s.
Including clippings from regional papers on the Klan's failed anti-Catholic Initiative 49; Klan activities in the state; and communication between the Klan and the Governor.
The Watcher on the Tower was the weekly newspaper published in Seattle by the Washington State Klan. Below are fifteen weekly issues from 1923, each 12 or 16 pages.