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''Tears of Love: A Letter from His Birmingham Jail Cell''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Document Date
1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640000-034
Document Date
1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of 7/63 Progressive reprint.
Published In
Toward Civil Rights Now. Madison, Wis.: The Progressive, 1964, pp. 5-9.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Barnett, Ross R.
Stallings, Earl
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Springhill College
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Albany, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Black nationalism
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Direct action
Nonviolence
Church and Race Relations
Other Topics
The Progressive
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/26/1999
Date Updated
8/20/2010 3:45:01 PM
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Draft, ''A Summer of Discontent,'' Why We Can't Wait

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-020
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
26 pp.
Dates
6/12/1963
8/28/1963
7/11/1963
Names
Reston, James [New York Times Company]
Thompson, Allen C.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Doar, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Lincoln, Abraham
Beckwith, Byron de la
Waller, William L.
Flannery, Harold J.
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Marshall, Burke
Jesus Christ
Stinson, Julius
Holt, Len
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Miche, Thomas J.
Aiken, Archibald M.
Richardson, Gloria
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Hansberry, Lorraine
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Jones, Clarence B.
Horne, Lena
Taylor, Gardner C.
Galamison, Milton [Siloam Prebyterian Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)]
Ray, Sandy F.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim [American Jewish Congress]
Spike, Robert W. (Robert Warren)
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Lichtenberger, Arthur
Carter, Robert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Douglass, Truman B.
Blake, Eugene Carson [United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.]
Organizations
New York Times Company
Siloam Prebyterian Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
National Conference on Religion and Race, Chicago, 1963
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Catholic Interracial Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Jewish Congress
American Baptist Convention
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Philadelphia, Pa.
Harlem, N.Y.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights movements
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Police - Complaints against
Church and Race Relations
Catholic Church
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Christianity in Crisis
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 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/2/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/08/1998
Date Updated
1/20/2014 4:09:59 PM
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''The Protest Movement and the Law''

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Document Date
[1965]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
650000-145
Document Date
[1965]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
6/11/1963
3/7/1965
2/4/1965
3/9/1965
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jeanine, Mary
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Clark, James
Connor, Eugene
Lomax, Louis
Hugo, Victor
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Thurman, Howard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Wofford, Harris
Thoreau, Henry David
Socrates
Garrison, William Lloyd
Bickel, Alexander M.
Black, Charles L.
Taylor, William Robert
White, Byron R.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Barnett, Ross R.
Rustin, Bayard
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, Baron
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Organizations
University of Alabama
Alabama National Guard
United States. Dept. of Justice
Cardinal Stritch College
Montgomery Freedom Riders
Dallas Citizens' Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Hampton Institute
Howard University
University of Notre Dame
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Yale University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Places
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Oxford, Ala.
Dallas County, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Vietnam
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Negro Revolt
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
BMPP-MBJFK
Location of Original
Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
MWalk
Date Created
2/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2005 11:46:37
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:22 AM
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''Suffering and Faith''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
London, England
Document Date
1966
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
660000-017
Document Date
1966
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
London, England
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of 4/27/60 Christian Century.
Published In
Peter Mayer, ed. The Pacifist Conscience, London: Rupert Hart-Davis Ltd., 1966, pp. 409-410.
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Social Gospel
Other Topics
The Pacifist Conscience
Christian Century
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
CSKCH-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Home Study Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/05/1999
Date Updated
4/15/2010 1:48:15 PM
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''Negroes Pledge to Keep Boycott''

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Author
Phillips, Wayne
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/24/1956
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Phillips, Wayne
Document ID
560224-000
Document Date
2/24/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
New York Times, 24 February 1956, pp. 1, 8
Dates
2/23/1956
2/22/1956
2/21/1956
12/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Wilson, A. W.
Parks, Rosa
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
Negro Alabama Baptist Convention
Places
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
1 Corinthians 13:1-4
Onward Christian Soldier
Code for Location of Original
ACLUR-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Records, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/02/1987
Date Updated
9/3/2015 2:21:48 PM
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''The King Plan for Freedom''

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Author
Bennett, Lerone
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
7/1956
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Bennett, Lerone
Author Dates
1928-
Author Affiliation
Ebony Magazine
Document ID
560700-011
Document Date
7/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Ebony Magazine (July 1956): 65-69.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hegel, George Wilhelm Friedrich
Kant, Immanuel
Jordan, Louis
King, Martin Luther
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Kelsey, George D.
Rauschenbusch, Walter
King, Coretta Scott
Abernathy, Ralph
Parks, Rosa
Simms, B.J.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Dungee, Erna A.
King, Yolanda
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Boston University
New England Conservatory of Music
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Galilee
India
New York, N. Y.
Philadephia, Pa.
Atlanta, Ga.
Boston, Mass.
Mariona, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Segregation--law and legislation
Gandhism
Christian Education
Christianity, History
Comparative Religion
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Childhood and Youth
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Social Gospel
Agape
Other Topics
The Social Principles of Jesus
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Date Created
7/24/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/25/1995
Date Updated
4/9/2009 4:46:36 PM
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Draft, Chapter V, ''Methods of the Opposition,'' Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580500-023
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-023
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Fragment
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
33 pp.
Dates
3/19/1956
3/22/1956
2/21/1956
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
King, Yolanda
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College]
King, Coretta Scott
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Carter, Eugene
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Hall, Peter A.
Langford, Charles D.
Yates, C.R.
Scott, C. A.
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin)
Gray, Fred D.
Billingsley, Orzell
Langford, Charles
Jones, Major J.
Carter, Robert L.
King, Alberta Williams
Jenkins, Herbert T.
Gilman, Georgia
Mays, Benjamin Elijah
Clement, Rufus E.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Organizations
Fisk University
Morehouse College
Atlanta Daily World
Atlanta University
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 94, folder 17B (1 of 4)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/3/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/07/1991
Date Updated
10/1/2009 2:48:26 PM
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Stride Toward Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-064
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
214 pp.
Dates
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Popper, Hermine I.
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Gandhi, Mahatma
Muste, A. J. (Abraham Johannes)
Rauschenbusch, Walter
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Parks, Rosa
DeWolf, L. Harold (Lotan Harold)
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
Hughes, Robert E.
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill)
Gayle, W. A.
Sellers, Clyde
Parks, Frank A.
Bagley, J. H.
Crenshaw, Jack
Totten, C.K.
Russell, Henry E.
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Graetz, Robert S.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lasley, Russell R.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Burks, Mary Fair
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Matthews, Robert L.
Johns, Vernon
Parker, Henry
Abernathy, Ralph
Hubbard, H. H.
Wilson, A. W.
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Williams, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Thomas, Lilie
Bennett, L. Roy
French, Edgar N.
Fields, Uriah J.
Dungee, Erna A.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Scott, Obie
Jones, Moses W.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Clement, Rufus E.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Wilkins, Roy
Morgan, Juliette Hampton, 1914-1957
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Billingsley, Orzell
Thoreau, Henry David
Till, Emmett
Marx, Karl
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Myrdal, Gunnar
Frazer, George Stanley
Organizations
Harper & Row
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Alabama State College
National City Lines, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Men of Montgomery
Ku Klux Klan
Morehouse College
Fisk University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Stride Toward Freedom
Other Topics
Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
Montgomery Advertiser
Essay on Civil Disobedience
1 Corinthians 13:13
Matthew 18:22
Christianity and the Social Crisis
Paul's Letter to the Corinthians
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 87A, folder 8c (3 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/16/1991
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:54:38 AM
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Why We Chose Jail Rather than Bail

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[10/1960]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601000-020
Document Date
[10/1960]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Cal. 5
Genre
Essay
Document Length
2 pp.
Organizations
Rich's Department Store
Topics
Sit-ins
Nonviolence
Jail no bail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
M 2, folder 294
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1999
Date Updated
6/8/2017 4:37:57 PM
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Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Document Date
11/10/1960
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Author Dates
1909-1994
Document ID
601110-019
Document Date
11/10/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Essay
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
10/19/1960
Names
Robinson, Jackie
Washington, Val
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hartsfield, William Berry
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Presidential candidates, 1960
Presidential Elections
Sit-ins
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
EFMP-KAbE
Location of Original
E. Frederic Morrow Papers, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, Diary Folders
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/23/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/23/1999
Date Updated
10/28/2009 2:00:15 PM
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