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Press release, Statement on the violence in LeFlore County, Mississippi

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-019
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Author Affiliation
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Document ID
630301-019
Document Date
3/1/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
3/1/1963
Names
Travis, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Moses, Robert Parris [Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. White House
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Places
Jackson, Miss.
LeFlore County, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Federal intervention
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 127, Folder 13
Copy Location (1)
VEPP-RWWL, Voter Education Project Organizational Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/5/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/6/2012 szwald
Date Updated
3/1/2016 2:13:28 PM
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Statement on Medgar Evers Memorial Funds

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630612-016
Author
Evers, Myrlie
Document Date
6/12/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Evers, Myrlie
Document ID
630612-016
Document Date
6/12/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630613-004, 630613-030, and 630613-031.
Names
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Assassination
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 17, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 33, Reel 3
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:58:34 AM
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Memo to Editors, radio and television news directors

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630627-006
Author
Moon, Henry Lee
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/27/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Moon, Henry Lee
Author Dates
1901-1985
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
630627-006
Document Date
6/27/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Berry, Edwin C. [National Urban League]
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
National Urban League
Places
Washington, D.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Afro-Americans and mass media
Civil rights demonstrations
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Dig. file 001581-008-0638
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
5/4/2016 1:31:03 PM
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Press release, Seven organizations collaborate on desegregation activities

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630703-011
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/3/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Document ID
630703-011
Document Date
7/3/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Cushner, Fredericka
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Milstein, Tom
Peterson, James
Jackson, General
Eyer, Joseph
Woods,Abraham
Long, Worth
Black, Timuel
Strong, Curtis
Shanks, Lela
Trice, George A.
Reynolds, Isaac
Richardson, Gloria
Bailey, Troy
Epps, Arthur
Sheffield, Horace
White, James
Clay, William
Timberlake, Connie
Richardson, George
McNatt, Isaac
Scott, John A.
Cook, James
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Holmes, Clarence
Vinegar, C. W.
Evans, Samuel
Wilkerson, Herbert
Banks, Lester
Wood, Virgil
Brown, Ed
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Height, Dorothy I. [National Council of Negro Women]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Greenberg, Jack [NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund]
Weingarten, Victor [Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Organizations
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Hotel Carlyle (New York, N.Y.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
National Council of Negro Women
American Jewish Congress
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Conference of Catholics for Interracial Justice
National Council of Churches of Christ in America
Negro American Labor Council
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Alumni Association of Catholic University
American Civil Liberties Union
Americans for Democratic Action
American Friends Service Committee
American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
Association of Catholic Trade Unionists
Chicago Commission on Human Relations
City Commission on Human Rights of New York
Committee on Religion and Race
Committee of Conscience
Delta Sigma Theta Center of Human Relations
Council of Community Churches
Japanese American Citizens League
Jewish Labor Committee
Jewish War Veterans
Mobilization for Youth
National Council of Jewish Women
New York City Mission Society
National Federation of Settlements
New York State Association of Elks
Pan African Student Organization
Presbyterian Interracial Council
Price Hall Grand Lodge of the Masons of the State of New York
Prince Hall Order of the Eastern Stars
Priceton Human Rights Group
Queen's College Student Association
Rutgers University Labor Institute
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
United Conference of College Teachers
United Hebrew Trades
Workmen's Circle
Workers' Defence League
Young Christian Worker
Young Israel
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Denver, Colo.
Bridgeport, Conn.
Wilmington, Del.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Gary, Ind.
Kansas City, Kansas
Louisville, Ky.
Plaquemine, La.
Cambridge, Md.
Baltimore, Ed.
Boston, Mass.
Detroit, Mich.
Minneapolis, Minn.
St. Louis, Mo.
Kansas City, Mo.
Newark, N.J.
Bergen County, N.Y.
New York, N.Y.
White Plains, N.Y.
Durham, N.C.
Cleveland, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Richmond, Va.
Lynchburg, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 68, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/25/2004 17:21:40
ebrummel
Date Updated
3/22/2016 5:34:37 PM
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Press release, Martin Luther King, Jr. assigns rights to ''I Have A Dream'' to the Council for United Rights Leadership

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631022-101
Author
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/22/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Document ID
631022-101
Document Date
10/22/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Dylan, Bob
Anderson, Marian
Yarrow, Peter
Stookey, Paul
Travers, Mary
Baez, Joan
Holmes, Odetta
Prinz, Joachim
Young, Whitney M. [Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Rustin, Bayard
Reuther, Walter
Lewis, John
Currier, Stephen R. [Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Weingarten, Victor
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Council of Negro Women
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. District Court (New York: Southern District)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
I Have a Dream
Freedom songs
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Other Topics
I Have A Dream
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 7, folder 29
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 46, frame 34
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/8/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/09/2002
3/1/2016 corala
Date Updated
12/7/2016 10:36:01 AM
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Press release, ''NAACP support pledged to Bus Protest victims''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560223-003
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/23/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
560223-003
Document Date
2/23/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/1/1956
1/30/1956
12/1955-2/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Gray, Fred D.
Shores, Arthur D.
Parks, Rosa
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Police - Complaints against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Group IIIA-273
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/26/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/18/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:25 PM
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Press release, ''Powell Prayer Plan Supported By NAACP''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560301-006
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/1/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
560301-006
Document Date
3/1/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/28/1956
Names
Powell, Adam Clayton
Wilkins, Roy
Hale, P.D. [Union Grove Baptist Church]
Organizations
Union Grove Baptist Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Columbus, Ohio
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association -- relations with other organizations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Arrest
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Group IIIA-273
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1990
Date Updated
4/2/2009 4:37:17 PM
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Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Place Written
Houston, Tex.
Document Date
5/24/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Author Dates
1884-1962
Author Affiliation
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Document ID
570524-006
Document Date
5/24/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Houston, Tex.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Elliot
Lindsley, Chandler Roosevelt
Lindsley, Henry D.
Roosevelt, Anna
Halsted, James A.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Midland, Texas
Syracuse, N.Y.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
School integration
Code for Location of Original
ERP-NHyF
Location of Original
Eleanor Roosevelt Collection, General Services Administration, National Archives and Record Service, Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, Hyde Park, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/30/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/09/1991
Date Updated
4/16/2014 2:58:31 PM
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Press release, ''Martin Luther King, Jr. named Spingarn Medalist''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570529-010
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/29/1957
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
570529-010
Document Date
5/29/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/25/1957-6/30/1957
6/28/1957
6/25/1957 - 6/30/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Spingarn, Joel Elias
Spingarn, Amy (Einstein)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Anderson, Marian
Hastie, William
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Marshall, Thurgood
Murphy, Carl
Tobias, Channing H.
Hayes, Roland
Robinson, Jackie
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
White, Walter Francis
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
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)
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 32A, folder 23
Date Created
3/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press release, ''Top Leadership Meets in Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590128-010
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/28/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590128-010
Document Date
1/28/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/24/1959
12/8/1958-12/9/1958
2/12/1959
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Buford, K. L. [Tuskegee Civic Association]
Patton, W. C. [Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting]
Mitchell, W.P.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shortridge, W. E.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
LeFlore, John L. [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew) [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Baker, Ella
Dickerson, Everett M.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Halleck, Charles
Rayburn, Sam
Wilkins, J. Ernest
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Tilley, John Lee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Leevy, I.S. [Lincoln Emancipation Clubs]
Hunter, W.J. [Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc.]
Williamsom, J.C. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Bowman, William McKinley [Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia]
McCollom, Matthew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Simpkins, C.O. [United Christian Movement, Inc.]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia
Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting
Tuskegee Civic Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Christian Movement, Inc.
United States. Dept. of Justice
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
White Citizens Council
Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc
Lincoln Emancipation Clubs
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Columbia, S.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 70, folder 2,3,4 (10 of 11)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/14/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/16/1993
Date Updated
6/25/2009 11:42:47 AM
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