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Press release, ''Denounce beating of Alabama Negro advocate of voting rights; King, Shuttlesworth send protest letters''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590204-008
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Document Date
2/4/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Author Affiliation
Associated Negro Press
Document ID
590204-008
Document Date
2/4/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Howard, Asbury [Bessemer Voters League]
Nkrumah, Kwame
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kennedy, Robert F.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Douglas, Paul
Celler, Emanuel
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers
United States. Supreme Court
Bessemer Voters League
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
School integration
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
CABP-ICHi
Location of Original
Claude A. Barnett Papers, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Microfilm, Part 1, Associated Negro Press news release
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/1/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2002 8:50
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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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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''A Talk With Martin Luther King,'' Interview on 11/13/60 at Cornell University

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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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''The Future of Integration,'' Address at Canoga Park High School

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Canoga Park, Calif.
Document Date
1/15/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610115-001
Document Date
1/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Canoga Park, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
1857
1896
Names
Doty, Fred O.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Cowper, William
Spencer, Herbert
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
University of Georgia
Central High School
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Woodland Hills Community Church (Woodland Hills, Calif.)
Places
Egypt
New Orleans, La.
Athens, Ga.
California
Illinois
Mississippi
New York
Pennsylvania
Alabama
Topics
Apartheid--South Africa
Communism
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Slavery
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Dred Scott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Psychology
Nonviolence
School integration
Student movements
Other Topics
In Christ There is no East or West
The Negro's Complaint
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
WHCCR-INP
Location of Original
Woodland Hills Community Church Records, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/11/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
3/24/2014 3:19:03 PM
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Draft, Equality Now: The President Has the Power

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610119-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610119-002
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
26 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 2/4/61 Nation
Dates
1959
1948
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Bootle, W.A.
Wright, J. Skelly
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
Places
Louisiana
Georgia
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Discrimination in housing
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Other Topics
The Nation
The Constitution of the United States
The Emancipation Proclamation
Executive Order 8891
GI Bill
Hill-Burton Act
Civil Rights Bill 1946
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 55A, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/31/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/02/1996
3/14/2012 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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''Equality Now: The President Has the Power: Equality Now''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610204-000
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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Letter to Harris Wofford

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/5/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
610405-008
Document Date
4/5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/23/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris [United States. White House]
Hatcher, Andy
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Williams, John Bell
Organizations
United States. White House
National Civil Liberties Clearing House
Topics
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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 11, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/13/2000
3/5/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/22/2015 9:23:24 AM
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