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''The Negro and the American Dream,'' Address at Municipal Auditorium

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Document Date
[1/2/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610102-004
Document Date
[1/2/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
25 pp.
Dates
5/7/1954
1957
1896
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Handel, George Frideric
Einstein, Albert
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Isaiah (Biblical prophet)
Amos (Biblical prophet)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Louis, Joe
Robinson, Jackie
Owen, Dusty
Jesus Christ
King George V (of England)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Khruschev, Nikita
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
First African Baptist Church
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Gordon County, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Pennsylvania
New Hampshire
Mississippi
India
Russia
France
Germany
Italy
Japan
Egypt
Nigeria
Philadelphia, Penn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Ghana
Topics
Student movements
Voter registration
Loving Your Enemies
Emancipation Proclamation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Segregation--law and legislation
Africa trip, 1957
India trip
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Emanicaption Proclamation
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/7/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Press release, Institute and workshop mark launch of drive against job discrimination

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610218-002
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610218-002
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Goldberg, Arthur J. [United States. Dept. of Labor]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Carter, Elmer A. (Elmer Anderson) [New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination]
Daly, Victor [United States Employment Service]
Thomas, Julius [National Urban League]
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Webster, Milton P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison) [Howard University]
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Parrish, Richard F. (Richard Franklin)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Labor
Metro Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination
United States Employment Service
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy.
International Association of Railway Employees
International Longshoremen Association
Seafarers International Union
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Labor Movement
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1999
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Press Release, ''NAACP Urges No 'Cool Off' for Freedom Riders''

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Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/26/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
610526-014
Document Date
5/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
7/1956
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Bus Ride Project
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, Reel 15
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009
11/10/2009 szwald
3/17/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/17/2016 11:40:12 AM
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''Petition for rule making''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610529-019
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/29/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
610529-019
Document Date
5/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Document
Document Length
7 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610606-020
Names
Marshall, Burke
Kennedy, Robert F.
Tranen, Irving N.
Saloschin, Robert L.
Burk, Robert S.
Organizations
Interstate Commerce Commission
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States, Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
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 27, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/19/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2000
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''The American Dream,'' Address at Wilborn Temple First Church of God in Christ

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Albany, N.Y.
Document Date
6/16/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610616-014
Document Date
6/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Albany, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
1871
Names
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) [New York. Office of the Governor]
Corning, Erasmus [Albany (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor]
Hunter, M. S.
Hope, Bob
King, Coretta Scott
Donne, John
Noah (Biblical figure)
Ham (Biblical figure)
Aristotle
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Malloch, Douglas
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Poe, Edgar Allan
Plato
Shakespeare, William
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
New York. Office of the Governor
Albany (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor
Wilborn Temple First Church of God in Christ (Albany, N.Y.)
Places
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Alabama
Mississippi
Florida
New York, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Tokyo, Japan
Seattle, Wash.
Asia
Africa
South America
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
equality
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Philosophy
Communism
Race relations
Poverty
Agape
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Freedom rides
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
NARGR-NNttR
Location of Original
Nelson A. Rockefeller Gubernatorial Records, Rockefeller Family Archive, Rockefeller Archive Center, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/15/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/29/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
2/28/2017 1:09:22 PM
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Memo to United States. Interstate Commerce Commission

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Author
Ginnane, Robert W.
Document Date
6/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ginnane, Robert W.
Author Affiliation
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Document ID
610616-016
Document Date
6/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
6/2/1961
6/13/1961
2/5/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Virginia
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Civil rights movements
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Direct action
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
RICC-MdCpNA
Location of Original
Records of the Interstate Commerce Commission, Record Group 0134., National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD
Location of Original - Detail
Entry 32, Vol 95
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/20/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2006 19:47:17
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:43 AM
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Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
7/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
610700-014
Document Date
7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/4/1956
6/5/4956
8/1960 - 9/1960
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Shortridge, W.E.
Smith, N. H.
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Smith and Gaston Funeral Chapel
Revelation Baptist Church (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Places
Gadsen, Ala.
Cincinnati, Ohio
New Orleans, La.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Freedom rides
Human Rights
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Arrest
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
EBCP-AB
Location of Original
T. Eugene "Bull" Connor Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 9, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/12/2008 7:37:26
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

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Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

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Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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''Report to the Executive Council of the AFL-CIO''

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Author
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Harrison, George M.
Walsh, Richard F.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/12/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Harrison, George M.
Walsh, Richard F.
Author Affiliation
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Document ID
611012-015
Document Date
10/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Document
Document Length
29 pp.
Dates
6/14/1961
7/1/1961
3/5/1961
5/1961
3/1960
11/17/1959
8/21/1961
10/27/1957
5/16/1957
11/1957
5/21/1959
4/1961
2/15/1961
2/17/1961
6/25/1961 - 6/30/1961
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Meany, George
Powell, Adam Clayton
Smith, Richard
Terry, Raymond
Long, Archie
Hankerson, Charles
Southall, James
Grey, John
Warner, Leonard
Cherry, Ernest
Weaver, George L.P.
Brown, Theodore E.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Wade, Willie J.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
Committee on Civil Rights
Negro American Labor Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Dept. of International Affairs
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Housing and Home Finance Agency
Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators
Hotel and Restaurant Employees International Union
United States. Dept. of Labor
Places
Washington, D.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Holt, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Levittown, Pa.
Baltimore, Md.
Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics
Labor Movement
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Demonstrations
Other Topics
Memorandum on Civil Rights in the AFL-CIO
Forand Bill
Civil War
American Labor Movement
Philip Murray Award
James J. Hoey Award
Equal Opportunity Day Award
Justice When it Counts Most: Equal Rights in the Ression
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23, folder CR
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2011
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:58 AM
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