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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 Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Hannah, John A.
Place Written
East Lansing, Mich.
Document Date
2/5/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Hannah, John A.
Author Dates
1902-1991
Author Affiliation
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Document ID
580205-008
Document Date
2/5/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
East Lansing, Mich.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/30/1958
2/11/1958-2/22/1958
2/12/1958
2/24/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Arth, Carol
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Crusade for Citizenship
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Miami, Fla.
Manila, Philippines
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
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 32, folder 21
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/26/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/27/1998
Date Updated
3/3/2015 12:55:07 PM
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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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''Youth March on Washington'' on 4/18/1959

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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

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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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Press release, Telegrams sent to national leaders on voting rights; Northern students registered for conference

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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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''Equality Now: The President Has the Power: Equality Now''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
2/4/1961
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610204-000
Document Date
2/4/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 6
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
The Nation 192 (4 February 1961): 91-95.
Dates
1954
1959
1/21/1961
1948
1934
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Emerson, Thomas Irwin
Truman, Harry S.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Bonfield, Arthur E.
Wright, J. Skelly
Bootle, W. A.
Organizations
Harper & Row, Publishers
Christian Education Press
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States Commission on Civil Rights
The Nation
United States. White House
United States--Armed Forces
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of the Treasury
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Bureau of Narcotics
United States. Alcohol Tax Unit
United States. Secret Service
U.S. Customs Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
United States. Public Housing Administration
United States. Urban Renewal Administration
United States. Veterans Administration
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
India
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
Emancipation Proclamation
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Forgotten Remedy for the Voteless Negro
Stride Toward Freedom
The Measure of a Man
Code for Location of Original
SDLC-INP
Location of Original
Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
M2 #242
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/25/1994
3/14/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Reprint, ''Equality Now''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610204-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[2/4/1961]
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610204-004
Document Date
[2/4/1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Genre
Published article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Kentucky Negro Journal 4 (Summer 1961)
Dates
1954
1959
1/21/1961
1948
1934
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Emerson, Thomas Irwin
Truman, Harry S.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Bonfield, Arthur E.
Wright, J. Skelly
Bootle, W. A.
Organizations
Harper & Row, Publishers
Christian Education Press
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States Commission on Civil Rights
The Nation
United States. White House
United States--Armed Forces
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of the Treasury
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Bureau of Narcotics
United States. Alcohol Tax Unit
United States. Secret Service
U.S. Customs Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
United States. Public Housing Administration
United States. Urban Renewal Administration
United States. Veterans Administration
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
India
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
Emancipation Proclamation
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Forgotten Remedy for the Voteless Negro
Stride Toward Freedom
The Measure of a Man
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
2.4.0.90
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
CSKCH-INP, Coretta Scott King Home Study Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
DLC, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (4)
SCLCE-GEU-S, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 817, folder 44
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/11/2013 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:04:27 PM
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