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The Klan in Colorado Part 6 – Bringing Religion into It

The Klan in Colorado Part 6 – Bringing Religion into It

The Klan in Colorado Part 6 – Bringing Religion into It by Meg Dunn | Jul 10, 2019 | Berthoud, Boulder, Buckeye, Waverly & Wellington, Cultural Character, Denver, Estes Park, Fort Collins, Greeley, Laporte / Bellvue, Loveland, National History | 1 commentOn...

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When the Klan Came to Colorado Part 3 – Denoument

When the Klan Came to Colorado Part 3 – Denoument

The Ku Klux Klan was at the top of its game in Colorado as 1924 came to a close. The organization had swept the statewide elections, putting Klansmen into positions of power on the U. S. Senate, the Colorado House and Senate, as governor of the state, as mayor of the state’s capital, and in numerous other positions throughout Colorado. But they were soon to discover that gaining power and keeping power were two very different things.

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