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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591007-006
Author
Lawson, Marjorie McKenzie
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/7/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lawson, Marjorie McKenzie
Author Affiliation
Lawson, McKenzie, and Grillo
Document ID
591007-006
Document Date
10/7/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/3/1959-11/5/1959
11/11/1959
11/16/1959
11/18/1959
11/23/1959-11/25/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
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 29A, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/06/1993
Date Updated
8/11/2009 3:57:55 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600106-005
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/6/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-
Author Affiliation
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
600106-005
Document Date
1/6/1960
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
3 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure.
Dates
1/13/1960
2/15/1960
1/14/1960
1/13/1960 - 1/14/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Rayburn, Sam
Morton, Thruston B. (Thruston Ballard)
Butler, Paul M. (Paul Mulholland)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Willard Hotel (Washington, D.C.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
political participation
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/07/1993
Date Updated
9/2/2009 11:05:46 AM
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''Transcript of proceedings before the Volunteer Civil Rights Commission''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600131-009
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
1/31/1960
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
600131-009
Document Date
1/31/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
59 pp.
Names
Henry, Aaron [Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Bradley, Hilbert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Moore, Amzie
Wynn, Daniel Webster
Adams, Fidelia Jo Anne
Blankenship, J. N.
Nero, S. T.
Gray, Grafton R.
Lassiter, Louise
Baber, George W. [African Methodist Episcopal Church]
Borders, William Holmes [National Fraternal Council of Churches]
Camponeschi, Philip A. [Equal Opportunity Employment Commission]
Mackay, Roland P.
Oxnam, G. Bromley (Garfield Bromley)
Tucker, C. Ewbank
Reeb, James J.
Foy, James
Gomillion, Charles G. [Tuskegee Institute]
Williams, Aubrey Willis [Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.]
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McFerren, John
Love, Edgar A.
Jackson, E. Franklin [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Hoover, J. Edgar
Long, Earl K.
Williams, Joe B.
Reeves, Joe A.
Sims, Pauline
Mazique, Jewell R.
Boyd, Curry P.
Lawson, Belford V.
Curtis, James E.
Organizations
Volunteer Civil Rights Commission
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
African Methodist Episcopal Church
National Fraternal Council of Churches
Equal Opportunity Employment Commission
Tuskegee Institute
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Shreveport, La.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Literacy tests
Other Topics
United States v. John Kershan
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 37, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/8/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/25/2011
8/25/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Statement on indictment by Grand Jury of Montgomery County

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600217-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
2/17/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand

Telegram to Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600330-009
Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/30/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600330-009
Document Date
3/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 600401-016.
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Voter registration
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WMC-OrU
Location of Original
Wayne Morse Collection, University of Oregon, Knight Library
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/25/2003 16:14:21
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:05 AM
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Letter to Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) Morse

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/1/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600401-016
Document Date
4/1/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 600330-009.
Names
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
WMC-OrU
Location of Original
Wayne Morse Collection, University of Oregon, Knight Library
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/25/2003 16:12:56
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:05 AM
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Press release, Telegrams sent to national leaders on voting rights; Northern students registered for conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600405-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/5/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600405-009
Document Date
4/5/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
4/24/1960
4/15/1960 - 4/17/1960
Names
Simpkins, C. O.
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Keating, Kenneth B. (Kenneth Barnard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Symington, Stuart [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Shaw University
United States National Student Association
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
United Christian Movement, Inc.
Places
Raleigh, N.C.
Shreveport, La.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Collection, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
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.
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 120, Folder 2
Date Created
7/21/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/18/1995
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:38 PM
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''Summary of Major Provisions of Civil Rights Act of 1960''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600408-013
Document Date
4/8/1960
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
600408-013
Document Date
4/8/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Report
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 600421-004.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
School integration
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/24/2009 12:18:05 PM
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Letter to Chester Bowles

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600624-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/24/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
600624-000
Document Date
6/24/1960
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
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Bowles, Chester [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Essex, Conn.
Buffalo, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Apartheid--South Africa
Democratic Convention, 1960
political participation
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Sit-ins
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
CB-CtY
Location of Original
Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 20/21, folder 10
Date Created
2/17/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/19/1990
Date Updated
10/8/2009 9:46:11 AM
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Interview on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Arrest and the Student Sit-ins

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Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[10/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Film
Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Author Dates
1892-1980
Document ID
601000-016
Document Date
[10/1960]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
9.5 min.
Dates
8/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Alfred Daniel
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Sit-ins
Student movements
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
WSB-TV-GU
Location of Original
WSB Television News Video Archive, University of Georgia, Libraries, Athens, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
42886
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/3/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/01/2001
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:55:01 AM
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