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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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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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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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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy and Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

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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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Pamphlet, ''The Case of Martin Luther King''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601107-015
Author
The Freedom Crusade Committee
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Document Date
[10/27/1960-11/7/1960]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
The Freedom Crusade Committee
Document ID
601107-015
Document Date
[10/27/1960-11/7/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Cal. 5
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
10/1960
10/29/1960 - 10/30/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Shepard, Marshall L.
Gray, William A.
Taylor, Gardner C. [Protestant Council of New York]
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
New York Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. Senate
Protestant Council of New York
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Sit-ins
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
1960CR-MBJFK
Location of Original
Records of the 1960 Campaign, Civil Rights Division (Marjorie Lawson), John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 140 (Democratic National Committee file)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/13/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/13/2001
1/24/2013 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''The Negro and the American Dream,'' Address delivered at Memorial Auditorium

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601230-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Chattanooga, Tenn.]
Document Date
[12/30/1960]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601230-008
Document Date
[12/30/1960]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Chattanooga, Tenn.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
34 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1896
1957
Names
Myrdal, Gunnar
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Sibelius, Jean
Toscanini, Arturo
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Owens, Jesse
Louis, Joe
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
MacMillan, Harold
Maria Cristina, Queen, consort of Alfonso XII, King of Spain
George V, King of Great Britain
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nigeria
Ghana
Gordon County, Ga.
Virginia
Philadelphia, Pa.
Finland
Atlanta, Ga.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination
Discrimination in public accomodations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Declaration of Independence
Plessy Doctrine
Constitution of the United States
Charity
Oh Freedom
Code for Location of Original
BTC-INP
Location of Original
Barry Tulloss Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/9/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/10/2010
5/28/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:18 AM
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''Report of the director: Semi-annual report''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610430-001
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[11/1/1960-4/30/1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610430-001
Document Date
[11/1/1960-4/30/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 610000-081
Dates
5/17/1960
2/1961
7/1/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Lowery, Joseph E.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowdon)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Farmer, James
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Reid, Milton A.
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Griffin, Marvin C.
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Marshall, Thurgood [NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund]
Kilgore, Thomas
Organizations
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Marshall Field Foundation
The John McFerren
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Reidsville, Ga.
Shreveport, La.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Petersburg, Va.
New York, N.Y.
Lynchburg, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Miami, Fla.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Voter registration
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Other Topics
This is SCLC
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
6.1.0.1520
Copy Location (1)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/26/1999
3/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
7/6/2017 8:35:02 AM
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Notes from Interview by Taylor Branch

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document860124-000
Author
Gray, James H.
Document Date
1/24/1986
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Gray, James H.
Author Dates
1915-1986
Document ID
860124-000
Document Date
1/24/1986
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Interview
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
11/1960
1945
1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Anderson, William G.
Kelley, Asa D.
Rockwell, Norman
Kennedy, Jacqueline Bouvier
Sherrod, Charles
Abernathy, Ralph
Young, Whitney M.
Hollowell, Donald
Pritchett, Laurie
Organizations
Harvard University
Dartmouth College
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Albany, Ga.
Stockbridge, Ga.
Palm Springs, Calif.
Topics
Albany Movement
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
The Harold
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/27/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/1/2010 soverton
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:57 AM
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