1935 FBI Black Legion Report Page 1

Title

1935 FBI Black Legion Report Page 1

Subject

1935 FBI Black Legion Report

Description

Page 1 of a 1935, Cleveland, Ohio Federal Bureau of Investigation branch report of undercover surveillance of the Black Legion.

Abstract

The report summarizes a series of letters sent to the Bureau by their agent from 4/22/35 to 5/11/35 that includes interviews with prominent Black Legion leaders and a detail, first-hand account of the Legion's official ceremonies and rituals.

Creator

An unnamed, undercover Cleveland, Ohio Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent

Source

The Cleveland, Ohio Federal Bureau of Investigation

Publisher

ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary and Artistic African-American Themes

Date

5/24/35

Date Available

12/10/07-Present

Date Created

5/24/35

Date Accepted

12/16/11

Date Submitted

12/16/11

Format

.jpg

Medium

Document

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Bibliographic Citation

"Black Legion: American Terrorists: FBI Investigation Files." ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary and Artistic African-American Themes. www.nathanielturner.com. 10 Dec 2007.

Coverage

Cleveland, Ohio

Rights Holder

ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary and Artistic African-American Themes

Files

Black Legion FBI 1.jpg

Citation

An unnamed, undercover Cleveland, Ohio Federal Bureau of Investigation Agent , “1935 FBI Black Legion Report Page 1,” Inbetween Peoples, accessed August 6, 2020, https://as205.omeka.net/items/show/181.