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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/5/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Document ID
630905-001
Document Date
9/5/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
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
3 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
9/4/1963
8/20/1963
9/26/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Shores, Arthur D.
Coley, John
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Riots
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 367, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/30/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/31/1998
Date Updated
11/29/2016 1:12:06 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim
Blake, Eugene Carson
Young, Whitney M.
Lewis, John
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Reuther, Walter
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
9/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim
Blake, Eugene Carson
Young, Whitney M.
Lewis, John
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Reuther, Walter
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Document ID
630916-043
Document Date
9/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630916-011.
Dates
8/28/1963
9/15/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnnie
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Collins, Addie Mae
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. White House
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
National Urban League
Negro American Labor Council
American Jewish Congress
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Churches-vandalism
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Governmental investigations
Discrimination in Employment
Police - Complaints against
Federal intervention
Civil Rights Act, 1964
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 366, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 7, frame 224
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 00158-008-0390
Copy Location (3)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 8, frame 494
Copy Location (4)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0336
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/18/2014
dbeals
3/15/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/15/2017 3:16:35 PM
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Memo to Matthew Ahmann, Eugene Carson Blake, James Farmer, Martin Luther King, Jr., John Lewis, Joachim Prinz, Walter Reuther, Roy Wilkins, Whitney M. Young

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/18/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Document ID
630918-017
Document Date
9/18/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
9/30/1963
Names
Young, Whitney M. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Wilkins, Roy [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Reuther, Walter [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Prinz, Joachim [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Lewis, John [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Farmer, James [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Blake, Eugene Carson [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Ahmann, Mathew H. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Organizations
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.- Membership in organizations
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Digital file 001581-008-0390
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 1, frame 31
Copy Location (2)
COREP-A-GAMK, Papers of the Congress of Racial Equality: Addendum, 1944-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 2
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/3/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/11/2003 10:26:28
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Date Updated
11/30/2016 3:26:29 PM
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Telegram to Robert F. Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631006-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
10/6/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631006-002
Document Date
10/6/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
10/4/1963
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Federal intervention
Police - Complaints against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 24, folder 20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/12/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/20/2001
Date Updated
12/5/2016 2:01:44 PM
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Letter To Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/9/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
631009-007
Document Date
10/9/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
10/14/1963
2/1963
10/5/1963
10/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Dept. of State
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 3, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
1/16/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/11/2003 10:58:25
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Date Updated
12/6/2016 8:53:27 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
5/12/1963
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 Dianne
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 [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.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
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
Date Updated
3/21/2017 10:39:11 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631021-006
Author
Morris, John Burnett
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Morris, John Burnett
Author Affiliation
Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
Document ID
631021-006
Document Date
10/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Claiborne, Randolph R. [[Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta]
Wood, Milton L. [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McDonald, Dora E.
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Lovett School (Atlanta, Ga.)
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
School integration
Church and Race Relations
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 9, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/23/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2002 15:43:37
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Date Updated
12/6/2016 5:01:22 PM
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Memo to J. Edgar (John Edgar) Hoover

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631104-026
Author
Special Agent in Charge, New York, N.Y.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
11/4/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Special Agent in Charge, New York, N.Y.
Author Affiliation
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
631104-026
Document Date
11/4/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
11/6/1963
11/2/1963
11/15/1963
7/16/1963
8/28/1963
10/22/1962
2/26/1957
Names
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar) [United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation]
Levison, Stanley D.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Jones, Clarence B. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Howard University
Republican Party
Democratic Party
Communist Party of the United States of America
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Labor Youth League
Places
Washington, D.C.
Danville, Va.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Civil rights movements
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Presidential Elections
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Archives
Electoral politics
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Other Topics
New York Herald Tribune
Code for Location of Original
FBICBJ-DJ
Location of Original
Clarence Jones FBI file, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Bureau File 100-407018
Date Created
12/4/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/7/2010
1/7/2010 szwald
Date Updated
12/17/2015 3:32:48 PM
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Letter to Myles Horton

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/5/1963
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
631105-000
Document Date
11/5/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
10/24/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, N. H.
Horton, Myles [Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.)]
Organizations
Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville, Tenn.)
Places
Knoxville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
HRECR-WHi
Location of Original
Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
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
Box 12 folder 90
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/12/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/7/2010
1/7/2010 szwald
Date Updated
12/13/2016 3:37:09 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631107-005
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Cincinnati, Ohio
Document Date
11/7/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Revelation Baptist Church (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Document ID
631107-005
Document Date
11/7/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Cincinnati, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/11/1963
11/12/1963
11/6/1963
12/1963-1/1964
11/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.)
Republican National Convention (28th : 1964 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Democratic Convention, 1964
Why We Can't Wait
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 22, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2010
1/8/2010 szwald
3/3/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/3/2017 10:24:00 AM
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