Madge Oberholtzer

Madge Oberholtzer

Madge Augustine Oberholtzer was an American schoolteacher who played a critical role in the demise of the second incarnation of the Ku Klux Klan. In March 1925, while working for the state of Indiana on an adult literacy campaign, she was kidnapped by D. C. Stephenson, Grand Dragon of the Indiana Klan and one of the most powerful Klan leaders nationwide. Holding her captive in his private train car, he raped her. She died from a combination of a staph infectio...

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