Item MI-13436 - History's Courtroom: Disrobing the Ku Klux Klan

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History's Courtroom: Disrobing the Ku Klux Klan

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  • 2002 (Creation)
    Leading Class Productions

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1 videocassette : VHS (47 min., 25 sec.)

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A copy of this video was donated to the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan by the Producer in fulfillment of with an agreement for use of archival materials in the production of the video.

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Item is a commercially-produced copy of episode 1002 entitled, "Disrobing the Ku Klux Klan" from the documentary series History's Courtroom, produced by Leading Cases Productions Ltd. The episode documents the court case that resulted from the actions of a branch of the Ku Klux Klan that gathered on February 28, 1930 in Oakville, Ontario to intimidate and prevent the interracial marriage of Ira Johnson and Isabel Jones. It also examines the consequences for Canadian law that stemmed from the case.

History's Courtroom was produced in association with TVOntario and the Saskatchewan Communications Network. Its executive producers were Michael Maclear and Mike Feheley; its series producer was Pilar Segura; its writer was Tom Gould; and its director was Christopher Terry. Kirk Makin was the series host.

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Record is in good physical condition.

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Pilar Segura of Leading Cases Productions Ltd. donated this record to the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in one accession in 2003: R2003-316 (December 5, 2003).


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Record is open for research use.

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Use, publication and/or reproduction of record are subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act. Please consult reference archivist for assistance.

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Location for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale

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