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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580620-001
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
580620-001
Document Date
6/20/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/23/1958
5/6/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Dawson, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
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 64, folder 20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:26 PM
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''A Statement to the President of the United States''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580623-029
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/23/1958
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
580623-029
Document Date
6/23/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Siciliano, Rocco C. [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lemley, Harry J. (Harry Jacob), 1914-
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Dawson, Ga.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
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 48, folder 154
Copy Location (1)
WSAPP-KAbE, White House Office, Office of Special Assistant to President for Personal Matters, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
Box 42
Copy Location (2)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
RCSP-INP, Rocco C. Siciliano Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (5)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:32:17 AM
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Program, ''Religious Leaders Conference''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590511-013
Author
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/11/1959
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
Document ID
590511-013
Document Date
5/11/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/4/1957
1/15/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) [United States. Office of the Vice President]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
United States. Office of the Vice President
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Discrimination in Employment
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 18, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/6/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1998
Date Updated
4/7/2010 9:25:21 AM
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''Faiths: Joined For Action, a report on the Religious Leaders Conference''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600000-110
Author
The President's Committee on Government Contracts
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
1960
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
The President's Committee on Government Contracts
Document ID
600000-110
Document Date
1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
19 pp.
Published In
Washington D.C.: United States. Government Printing Office, 1960
Dates
5/11/1959
5/11/1960
4/8/1959
3/9/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Driscoll, Alfred E.
Garrity, Margaret
Tanner, Paul F.
Mark, Julius
Harmon, Francis Stuart
Tanenbaum, Marc H.
Wedel, Theodore Otto (Mrs.)
Lee, J. Oscar
Ward, Alfred Dudley
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
Roosevelt, John A. (John Aspinwall)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Pius XII, Pope
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Mboya, Tom
Organizations
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Morris Plains, N.J.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Religion
Catholic Church
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
World Politics
Other Topics
Matthew 25:32
Code for Location of Original
AJC-ICHi
Location of Original
Archibald James Carey Collection, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/10/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/16/2000
Date Updated
9/2/2009 9:23:49 AM
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''Human Background of the Civil Rights Issue''

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Author
Lewis, Anthony
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/14/1960
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Document ID
600214-004
Document Date
2/14/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of New York Times Magazine, 2/14/1960
Published In
New York Times Magazine
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Myrdal, Gunnar
Parker, Mack Charles
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
McGill, Ralph [Atlanta Constitution]
Greenberg, Jack
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Atlanta Constitution
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
School integration
Voter registration
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
An American Dilemma
Sunrise at Campobello
Race Relations and American Law
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 139, ''Articles on 'Sit-ins' and Civil Rights Debate''
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/10/2009 10:45:30 AM
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Announcement, ''Founding convention call''

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Author
Negro American Labor Council
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
5/27/1960-5/29/1960
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
600529-009
Document Date
5/27/1960-5/29/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Cal. 7
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Reuther, Walter [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Bates, Daisy
Harrison, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Sheffield, Horace
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
1 Corinthians 14:8
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 9
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
08/13/1999
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Joint Platform Proposals to the 1960 Democratic Party Platform Committee Read by L. B. Thompson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600707-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
7/7/1960
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
March on the Conventions Movement
Document ID
600707-003
Document Date
7/7/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Thomson, L. B. [March on the Conventions Movement]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [March on the Conventions Movement]
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
Republican Party Platform Committee
Democratic Pary Platform Committee
United States. Supreme Court
Places
South America
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Student movements
political participation
Presidential Elections
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
OHP-ArU
Location of Original
Oren Harris Papers, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/17/1996
Date Updated
10/8/2009 9:57:40 AM
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''Problems in the Segregated South''

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Author
Jones, Lewis Wade
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/15/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Jones, Lewis Wade
Author Dates
1910-
Document ID
601015-001
Document Date
10/15/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 601101-013.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Coretta Scott
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Hughes, Everett
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Texas State University
Tuskegee Institute
Places
Marion, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Apartheid--South Africa
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-American Education
Nonviolence
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
1.1.0.24660
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/2/2002 9:24:53
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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''The president's powers in areas of race relations: An exploration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601127-009
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Author Affiliation
University of North Carolina
Document ID
601127-009
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
65 pp.
Dates
10/1943
12/25/1944
1941
8/20/1953
1883
1940
9/1959
1934
1948
5/1958
1/27/1958
6/1959
5/17/1954
1950-1960
1943-1945
Names
Jackson, Andrew
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, John
Washington, Booker T.
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Ashmore, Harry S.
Robinson, Jackie
Dabbs, James McBride
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Griffin, Marvin
Boggs, J. Caleb (James Caleb)
McKeldin, Theodore R. (Theodore Roosevelt)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Hayne, Robert Y.
Toure, Ahmed Sekou
Lief, Harold I.
Reed, William N.
Dilworth, Richardson
Kennon, Robert F.
Johnson, George M.
Fahy, Charles, E.
Scudder, Hazel
Waters, Vincent
Bennett, Charles E.
Cherry, Francis
Holland, Spessard
Organizations
United States. White House
White Citizens Council
United States. Navy
United States. Army
Southern Regional Council
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Department of War
United States. Veterans Administration
Tulane University
United States. National Guard
United States. Department of Defense
United States. Department of Labor
United States. National Parks Service
United States. National Forest Service
United States Employment Services
National Labor Relations Board
United States. Federal Reserve Bank
Fair Employment Practices Committee
Wall Street Journal
Kaiser Aluminum Company
Bethlehem Steel Corp.
General Dynamics Corp.
National Mediation Board
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen
United States. Office of Education
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Department of Interior
United Mine Workers of America
Civil Aeronautics Administration
Southeastern Greyhound Lines Co.
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Fortune Magazine
United States. Public Housing Administration
Urban Renewal Administration
Arkansas Gazette
Places
South Carolina
North Carolina
Guinea
Arkansas
Asia
Europe
Mississippi
California
Guam
Kentucky
Maryland
Virgin Islands
Kansas
New York
Texas
Georgia
Virginia
West Virginia
New Jersey
Washington
Oregon
Tennessee
Oklahoma
Arizona
Puerto Rico
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Chicago, Ill.
New Haven, Conn.
Las Vegas, Nev.
Southern Pines, N.C.
New Bern, N.C.
Ashville, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
Vlousia County, Fla.
Danville, Va.
Greensboro, N.C.
Harrison County, Miss.
Clinton, Tenn.
Sacramento, Calif.
Lexington, Ky.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Houston, Tex.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Fort Worth, Tex.
Sparrows Point, Md.
Baton Rouge, La.
Charleston, W. Va.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
St. Louis, Mo.
Wilmington, Del.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Sumter, S.C.
Columbus, Ga.
Grand Fords, N.D.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
128
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/2/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:16:45 PM
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Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document Date
[2/8/1961]
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610208-006
Document Date
[2/8/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610208-004. 610208-007 on verso.
Dates
1/1961
2/5/1961
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Actors Equity Association
The National Theatre
Places
Durham, N.C.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Discrimination in Employment
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 44, folder 34.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/27/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/16/2011
8/16/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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