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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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''The New Frontier,'' Address at the Democratic National Convention

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600715-004
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
7/15/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
600715-004
Document Date
7/15/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Symington, Stuart
Truman, Harry S.
Lincoln, Abraham
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Buchanan, James
Taft, William H. (William Howard)
Wilson, Woodrow
Hoover, Herbert
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
George, David Lloyd
Henry II, King of England
Cromwell, Richard
Benson, Ezra Taft
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Coolidge, Calvin
Harding, Warren G.
Churchill, Winston, Sir
McKinley, William
Pierce, Franklin
Fillmore, Millard
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Communism
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
JFKPOF- MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, President's Office Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
JKPOF-137-003
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:04 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601013-002
Author
Levison, Stanley D.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/13/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Levison, Stanley D.
Author Dates
1912-1979
Document ID
601013-002
Document Date
10/13/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 601013-000.
Dates
1/27/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Angelou, Maya
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Sinatra, Frank
Jones, Clarence B.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Political and Social views
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Civil rights demonstrations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
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 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/18/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/15/1990
Date Updated
1/20/2014 4:08:59 PM
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''Are We Still Buying a New World with Old Confederate Bills?''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601016-002
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/16/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
601016-002
Document Date
10/16/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Names
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Tillich, Paul
Buber, Martin
Jaspers, Karl
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United Nations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Communism
Theology
Race relations
Presidential candidates, 1960
political participation
Nonviolence
equality
Discrimination
Church and Race Relations
Afro-American student movements
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 107 (Addresses by Others)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/25/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/1997
Date Updated
10/27/2009 3:48:54 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy and Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601027-004
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
10/27/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Document ID
601027-004
Document Date
10/27/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Williams, Aubrey Willis [Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.) [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
LeFlore, John L. [Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.]
Melchor, John C. [Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association]
Drew, R.L. [Coahoma Progressive Voters League]
Noble, W.D. [Collegeville Civic League]
Harris, Curtis W. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Nickens, Royal J. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Wood, Virgil [Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Steele, C. Kenzie [Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)]
Davis, Edward D. [Florida Voters League]
Dobbs, John Wesley [Georgia Voters League]
Henry, Aaron [Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership]
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Council]
Chrisbon, A.S. [Non-Partisan Voters League]
Williams, R.G. [Petersburg Improvement Association]
Simpkins, C.O [United Christian Movement]
Dewitty, Arthur [Travis County Voters League]
Menefee, Lula [North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club]
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Presidential candidates, 1960
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Sit-ins
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
CAABP-WHi
Location of Original
Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/24/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/25/1993
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:23:46 AM
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Press release, 1,000 Members Protest Against the Arrest of Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601030-000
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/30/1960
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
601030-000
Document Date
10/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/3/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Travis, Dempsey
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Mitchell, J. Oscar
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Choppin African Methodist Episcopal Church (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/06/1996
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:49:42 AM
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''A Talk With Martin Luther King,'' Interview on 11/13/60 at Cornell University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601200-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Ithaca, N.Y.
Document Date
12/1960
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601200-008
Document Date
12/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Ithaca, N.Y.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
Dialogue 1, no. 2 (December 1960): 1, 4.
Dates
11/13/1960
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Cornell University
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Nonviolence
Presidential Elections
Student movements
School integration
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
CUL-NIC
Location of Original
Cornell University Library, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/11/1999
Date Updated
10/28/2009 3:46:38 PM
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''Voter registration prospectus''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-081
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1961
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-081
Document Date
1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 1
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
21 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610430-001.
Dates
9/1961
4/25/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hartsfield, William Berry
McGill, Ralph
Borders, William Holmes [Wheat St. Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Middleton, John A. [Allen Temple A.M.E. Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Look Magazine
Ku Klux Klan
Georgians Unwilling to Surrender
All Citizens Voter Registration Committee
Atlanta Voters League
Fulton County Democratic Club
Republican Clubs of Greater Atlanta
Allen Temple A.M.E. Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Wheat St. Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
New York Times Company
Topics
Voter registration
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Presidential candidates, 1960
Presidential Elections
Afro-Americans - Religion
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 35, folder 13
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
6.1.0.1520
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/2/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/16/2011
3/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
7/6/2017 8:28:23 AM
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Memo to Participating Agencies

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-109
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-109
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/1959
9/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Ribicoff, Abraham
Reid, Milton A.
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
American Friends Service Committee
Prince Edward School
United States. Supreme Court
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Topics
School integration
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 8
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
7/12/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
11/1/2016 1:33:08 PM
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''Southwide Voter Registration Prospectus''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-111
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-111
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
14 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Blake, Harry [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Simpkins, C.O. [United Christian Movement]
Robertson, Robert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Reid, Milton A. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Southern Regional Council
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
United States National Student Association
United Christian Movement
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Miami, Fla.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans - Religion
Presidential Elections
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Other Topics
New York Times
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 58, folder 44
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/20/2001
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:42:19 PM
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