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Draft, Confidential memo regarding direct action in Birmingham, Danville and Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631014-100
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631014-100
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/12/1963
9/15/1963
10/7/1963
10/14/1963
10/21/1963
10/22/1963
10/23/1963
10/28/1963
10/31/1963
11/1/1963
11/4/1963
11/9/1963
11/11/1963
Names
Wesley, Cynthia Dionne
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Collins, Addie Mae
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Young, Andrew
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Gibson, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Middlebrook, Harold [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Dan River Mills
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Demonstrations
Direct action
Discrimination in Employment
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Vault Box 9, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1 folder 1963 (II)
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/28/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/28/1999
5/10/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
2/2/2022 8:31:25 AM
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Draft, Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591016-011
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[10/16/1959]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
American Committee on Africa
Document ID
591016-011
Document Date
[10/16/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 591016-000.
Dates
10/1959
Places
Nyasaland, Africa
Topics
Apartheid--South Africa
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
World Politics
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 19, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/29/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/01/1996
Date Updated
8/12/2009 8:21:33 AM
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Draft, Memo regarding direct action in Birmingham, Danville, and Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631014-104
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631014-104
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/2/1963
9/15/1963
10/7/1963
10/14/1963
10/21/1963
10/22/1963
10/23/1963
10/28/1963
10/30/1963
10/31/1963
11/1/1963
11/4/1963
11/9/1963
11/11/1963
Names
Wesley, Cynthia Dionne
Collins, Addie Mae
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Young, Andrew
Abernathy, Ralph
Gibson, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Middlebrook, Harold [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Central Committee (Birmingham, Ala.)
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Dan River Mills (Danville, Va.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
School integration
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights demonstrations
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accommodations
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
6.1.0.1400
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Vault Box 9, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1, folder 1963 (II)
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/21/2017 tenisha
4/11/2018 dalai
Date Updated
2/17/2022 10:19:04 AM
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Draft, Telegram to board members of Continental Can Company and Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630715-080
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[7/15/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630715-080
Document Date
[7/15/1963]
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Calder, Alexander [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Calder, Alexander, Jr. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Minnis, Jack
Camp, Hugh D. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Barney, Lawrence D. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Blair, Edwin F. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Dunn, Thomas F. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Groves, Robert W. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Foote, Alfred S. [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Stillman, W. Paul [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Vilas, Homer [Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation]
Bechtel, Stephen D. [Continental Can Company]
Cabot, Paul C. [Continental Can Company]
Clay, Lucius D. [Continental Can Company]
Edmonds, George P. [Continental Can Company]
Organizations
Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation
Continental Can Company
Places
Savannah, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Sea Island, Ga.
Montclair, N.J.
Franklin, Va.
Upper Montclair, N.J.
Fairfield, Conn.
Short Hills, N.J.
Mt. Kisco, N.Y.
Newark, N.J.
San Francisco, Calif.
Needham, Mass.
Wilmington, Del.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 139, folder 23
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/12/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/20/2012 szwald
Date Updated
10/24/2017 5:23:07 PM
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Form letter to accompany First Step Toward School Integration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580807-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[8/7/1958]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580807-004
Document Date
[8/7/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 p.
Document Note
Draft enclosed in 580807-003. Includes dontation form.
Names
Mckinley, Linda Gail
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
A First Step Toward School Integration
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23, folder 18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
FFPP-GEU-S, Frances F. Pauley Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1, Folder 5
Date Created
4/26/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/11/1991
Date Updated
9/21/2010 1:55:59 PM
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Form Letter to a Friend

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
11/12/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
American Committee on Africa
Document ID
591112-004
Document Date
11/12/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Organizations
Africa Defense and Aid Fund
Topics
Apartheid--South Africa
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/11/1992
Date Updated
7/7/2009 4:32:41 PM
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Form letter to Brother

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590219-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Prinz, Joachim
LaFarge, John
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/19/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Prinz, Joachim
LaFarge, John
Author Affiliation
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document ID
590219-003
Document Date
2/19/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/18/1959
10/25/1958
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Student movements
School integration
Church and Race Relations
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/18/2001
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:08:03 PM
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Form letter to Clarence B. Jones

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/27/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631227-002
Document Date
12/27/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/20/1964-1/22/1964
Names
Jones, Clarence B. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Fauntroy, Walter E. [New Bethel Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)]
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Harding, Vincent
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Wachtel, Harry H.
Lawson, James M.
Williams, Samuel W.
Reid, Milton A.
Rustin, Bayard [Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Steele, C. Kenzie
Organizations
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
In-the-Oaks Episcopal Center (Black Mountain, N.C.)
New Bethel Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Places
New York, N.Y.
Black Mountain, N.C.
Asheville, N.C.
Washington, D.C.
Baltimore, Md.
Nashville, Tenn.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Memphis, Tenn.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Code for Location of Original
HWC-NHemH
Location of Original
Harry Wachtel Collection, Hofstra University Library, Special Collections Department, University Archives
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
WEFP-DcWaGWG, Walter E. Fauntroy Papers, George Washington University. Gelman Library System, Special Collections and University Archives, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Box 29, folder 13
Copy Location (2)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 21
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/14/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/17/2000
12/2/2021 dalai
2/1/2022 tenisha
Date Updated
2/2/2022 10:06:52 AM
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Form Letter to Doctor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620206-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
2/6/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620206-007
Document Date
2/6/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses)
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1 Folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/7/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/09/2001
5/24/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:56 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570115-001
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/15/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570115-001
Document Date
1/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gaines, Irene M. (Irene McCoy) [National Association of College Women (U.S.)]
Mason, Vivian Carter [National Council of Negro Women]
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass) [Phelps-Stokes Fund]
Powell, Clilan B. [New York Amsterdam News]
Licorish, David Nathaniel [Abyssinia Baptist Church]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Miller, Loren
Webster, M.P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Murphy, Carl [National Newspaper Publishers Association]
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Urban League
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association of College Women (U.S.)
National Council of Negro Women
Phelps-Stokes Fund
New York Amsterdam News
Abyssinia Baptist Church
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Newspaper Publishers Association
African Epsicopal Methodist Church
Conference of Negro Leaders
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 64A, folder 22-23
Copy Location (1)
BSCP-DLC, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids Records, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/29/1988
Date Updated
1/15/2010 10:04:37 AM
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