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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570809-011
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Lasley, Russell R.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Smith, Kelly Miller
Berry, Louis
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Packing House Workers of America, AFL-CIO
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Texas
Virginia
North Carolina
Arkanas
South Carolina
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1995
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:03:15 AM
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Letter to Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570830-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/30/1957
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
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Document ID
570830-000
Document Date
8/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/15/1957
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Presidential Elections
Code for Location of Original
PPRN-CYlRMN
Location of Original
Pre-Presidential Papers of Richard M. Nixon, Special Files, PPS 320, Richard Nixon Foundation, Yorba Linda, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
WPRP-KAbE, William P. Rogers Papers, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
Box 50
Copy Location (2)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
1.1.0.34770
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/22/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/11/1997
Date Updated
9/19/2016 10:14:50 AM
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Memo to Representatives of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580208-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
2/8/1958
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
580208-002
Document Date
2/8/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
9 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosures.
Dates
1/30/1958
2/12/1958
2/13/1958
Names
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rayburn, Sam [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Knowland, William F. (William Fife)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Martin, Joseph W. (Joseph William)[United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Price, Margaret Evans
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Congress. Senate
Crusade for Citizenship
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Southern Regional Council
Places
Washington, D.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
political participation
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Other Topics
The Negro voter in the South
The Journal of Negro Education Yearbook #26
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 2, folder 273
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/23/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
9/1/2015 10:52:30 AM
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Letter to Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590226-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ruth H.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Pickett, Clarence
LaFarge, John
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
2/26/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ruth H.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Pickett, Clarence
LaFarge, John
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document ID
590226-003
Document Date
2/26/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
10/25/1958
4/18/1959
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) [United States. Office of the Vice President]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rayburn, Sam [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Organizations
United States. Office of the Vice President
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Student movements
Youth March for Integrated Schools
School integration
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
Reel 27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/22/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/23/2001
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:08:03 PM
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''Youth March on Washington'' on 4/18/1959

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590416-014
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document Date
4/16/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
590416-014
Document Date
4/16/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 590416-013.
Dates
4/18/1959
4/1/1959
4/12/1959
Names
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Reuther, Walter [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Rayburn, Sam [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
Sylvan Theater, Washington, D.C.
United States. Congress. Senate
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Communist Party of the United States of America
Places
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
School integration
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Governmental investigations
Other Topics
The Worker
Integrate Now
Code for Location of Original
WONS-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Office, Office of the Special Assistant for National Security Affairs, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/28/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/29/2000
Date Updated
6/30/2009 10:21:27 AM
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"Statement of Southern Negro Leaders."

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
6/5/1959
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590605-005
Document Date
6/5/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Smith, Howard K. (Howard Kingsbury) [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Branch, G. Murray
Cornelly, Paul B.
Gibbs, C. A.
Hogan, W. E.
Hunter, Alice R.
Jordan, Frederick D.
Love, Edgar A.
Marshall, C. Herbert
Hueston, W. C.
McGuire, Grayson
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Primm, H. Thomas
Redding, Louis L.
Reid, Frank Madison
Scott, James E.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Tucker, C. Ewbank
Burroughs, Nannie Helen
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Topics
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
United States - Constitutional law
political participation
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 21, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/31/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/2000
Date Updated
6/29/2009 2:51:25 PM
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Letter to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590605-006
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
6/5/1959
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
590605-006
Document Date
6/5/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/26/1959
4/18/1959
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Levison, Stanley D.
Rustin, Bayard
Morsell, John A.
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Youth March for Integrated Schools
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Hunter College
Places
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Communism
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Civil rights
Internal Conflicts
School integration
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
4/30/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/02/2001
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:08:06 PM
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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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