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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Bell, B. Tartt
Place Written
High Point, N.C.
Document Date
6/27/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Bell, B. Tartt
Author Affiliation
American Friends Service Committee
Document ID
580627-000
Document Date
6/27/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
High Point, N.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure with comments by King.
Dates
8/2/1958-8/14/2958
8/2/1958 - 8/14/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Kalelkar, Dattatraya Balakrishna
Gandhi, Mahatma
Bell, C.R.
Mackie, Wade
Fairfax, Jean
Andrews, Louise
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
India
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Gandhism
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 32A, folder 23
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1988
Date Updated
4/14/2009 10:36:29 AM
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Statement of Charles Anthony Person

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Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
5/17/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
610517-027
Document Date
5/17/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1961
5/1/1961
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
Names
Person, Charles [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Lonnie C. [Committee on Appeal for Human Rights]
Peck, James
Clark
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Bethel Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailways Bus Lines
Bethel Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Archives
Code for Location of Original
FRFoIF-WHi
Location of Original
Freedom Rides Freedom of Information Act Files, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/26/2004 13:55:0
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:17 AM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

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Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610530-005
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
2/1960
3/13/1961 - 5/29/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Patterson, Eugene
Lippmann, Walter
Seigenthaler, John
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Farmer, James
Barnett, Ross R.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Henley, C.V.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
Trailways
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi State Troopers
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
Nashville Student Movement
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Clinton, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Charlotte Observer
Tuscaloosa News
Auburn Plainsman
Montgomery Advertiser
New York Times
Washington Post
Times-Herald
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Alabama Journal
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
SRCP-AB, Southern Regional Council Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:35 PM
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Letter to J. Edgar (John Edgar) Hoover

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Author
Special Agent in Charge, Birmingham, Ala.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/1/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Special Agent in Charge, Birmingham, Ala.
Author Affiliation
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
610601-006
Document Date
6/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/14/1961
6/5/1961
6/9/1961
Names
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Chappell
Lewallyn, Cecil
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Thompson, Francis
Rosen
Jenkins
Organizations
Anniston (Ala.) Police Dept.
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Archives
Governmental investigations
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
FRFoIF-WHi
Location of Original
Freedom Rides Freedom of Information Act Files, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/26/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/3/2004 13:55:56
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:17 AM
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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

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Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Case Report on Congress of Racial Equality and the Freedom Ride Movement

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Author
Painter, Willie B.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Author Affiliation
State of Alabama Department of Public Safety, Investigative and Indentification Division
Document ID
610815-005
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1958
5/14/1961
5/29/1961
4/1961
1946
7/20/1961
7/14/1932
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
5/14/1961-7/1/1961
Names
Mann, Floyd H.
Kimbrough, N.W.
Faither, Thomas
Hughes, Genevieve McLean
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Gittelsohn, Roland Bertram
Rustin, Bayard
Robinson, Jackie
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Thurman, Howard
Wurf, Jerry
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Black, Algernon D. (Algernon David)
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Dickerson, Earl B.
Gibbons, Harold J.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Houser, George M.
Muste, Abraham John
Reid, Ira De Augustine
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Maslow, Will
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Taylor, Gardner C.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Holden, Anna
Peck, James
Gaither, Tom
Carey, Gordon
Rich, Marvin
Robinson, James R.
Farmer, James
Abernathy, Ralph
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash)
Carey, James B.
Clark, Grenville
Baldwin, James
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Ride Movement
United States. Supreme Court
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
International Fellowship of Reconciliation
War Resisters League
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
United States National Student Association
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Beulah Baptist Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Washington, D.C.
Chevy Chase, Md.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
BPD-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:08:21 PM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

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Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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''Untold Story of the 'Freedom Rides' '' and ''A Bus Trip that Led to Riots''

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Author
U.S. News & World Report
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/23/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
U.S. News & World Report
Document ID
611023-013
Document Date
10/23/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/4/1961 - 8/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Richmond, Va.
Anniston, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans and mass media
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Discrimination
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
CCCSU-INP
Location of Original
Clayborne Carson Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/14/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 10:56:38 AM
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Report to the President on the Department of Justice's activities in the field of Civil Rights

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Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Document Date
12/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
611229-002
Document Date
12/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/20/1961
1957
3/1961
11/1962
1954
1960
11/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Poole, Cecil F.
McCurdy, Merle M.
Hubbard, Maceo
Duncan, Charles
McCree, Wade
Parsons, James
Howard, Andrew
Marshall, Thurgood
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Macon County, Ala.
Palm Beach, Fla.
Walthall County, Miss.
Prince Edward County, Va.
St. Helena Parish, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Atlanta, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Baton Rouge, La.
California
Ohio
Michigan
Illinois
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
McComb, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Columbus, Ga.
Raleigh, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
New Rochelle, N.Y.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Discrimination in Employment
Freedom rides
Afro-American Education
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 14, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/23/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/26/2000
Date Updated
8/5/2015 10:28:35 AM
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''Report on voter registration work, February 15-September 1 1962''

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Author
O'Dell, Jack H.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/28/1962
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
O'Dell, Jack H.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620928-010
Document Date
9/28/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
13 pp.
Dates
9/28/1962
1963
2/15/1962 - 9/1/1962
Names
Branton, Wiley A.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Calhoun, John H.
Bennette, Fred C.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Martin Luther
Griffin, Marvin C.
Sanders, Carl
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Coulton, Herbert V.
Ponder, Annell
Lee, Bernard S.
Blake, Harry
Bethune, Harold
Clarke, Septima
Cotton, Dorothy
Young, Andrew
Turner, Emma Jean
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Voter Education Project
Citizenship School
Foundation Project
White Citizens Council
Crusade for Voters
Places
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
North Carolina
South Carolina
Mississippi
Shreveport, La.
Liberty County, Ga.
Macon, Ga.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Anniston, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Arkansas
Richmond, Va.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Albany Movement
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights
Electoral politics
Emancipation Proclamation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
political participation
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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 15
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 129, folder 34, Reel 8
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 138, folder 21
Date Created
12/3/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/25/2011
8/25/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:11:13 PM
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