TYPE: Artifact
COMPONENTS: signed book; unsigned book; two magazines; one newsletter; signed letter: 6pp, on Xerox stationary; and signed note
ITEM ID: 713

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Byron De La Beckwith Items

Year: 1993
Decade: 1990s
Century: 20th (1901-2000)

DISCLAIMER: The Melikian Collection does not endorse or support the view or activities of the terrorist, white supremacist, hate group known as the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) or Byron De La Beckwith. Items presented here are for historical purposes only.

Autograph Letter Signed, April 20, 1994, with plenty of comments regarding race, trials, communists, MLK, ect. Also includes a plus, Autograph Note Signed, on Xerox elction result sheet, claiming Beckwith to be Unamiuosly elected as President of the CSA: “Secret, Currently lets keep this Quiet, Quiet as I’ll come out of the closet when I hear what Mississippi Supreme Court will do with me, DLB, 4-20-94.” Also includes a signed book by Beckwith, “Conflict – A Saga of Byron De Beckwith,” an unsigned book, “Portrait of a Racist – The Man Who Killed Medgar Evers,” two issues of “Crusade Against Corruption, a racist newsletter, signed by Beckwith, “De La VI, and Tract “Immigration Threatens America’s Survival,” with Beck note. VGThe Medar Evers Assassin, Byron De La Beckwith Jr. (1920-2001) was an American white supremacist and Klansman from Greenwood, Mississippi who was convicted in the 1994 state trial of assassinating the civil rights leader Medgar Evers on June 12, 1963. Two previous trials in 1964 on this charge had resulted in hung juries.