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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/1/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
580501-001
Document Date
5/1/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
4/30/1958
4/10/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, James R.
Spaulding, Asa T. (Asa Timothy)
Mills, J.W.
Morrow, John H.
Kennedy, W.J.
Pearson, Conrad Odell
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Durham, N.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Other Topics
A First Step Toward 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 121, folder 24
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 3, folder 7
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/6/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/28/1990
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:53:53 AM
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Press release, ''Top Leadership Meets in Alabama''

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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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Press release, Annual board meeting held at St. James Baptist Church.

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
12/8/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
591208-004
Document Date
12/8/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/1/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Parker, Mack Charles
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
St. James Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Topics
Atlanta Move, 1960
Governmental investigations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Voter registration
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 71, folders 2, 3, 4
Copy Location (1)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
1102.2.26.8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 26, folder 8
Date Created
2/24/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/25/1993
Date Updated
2/23/2015 2:48:29 PM
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Press release, Telegrams sent to national leaders on voting rights; Northern students registered for conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600405-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/5/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600405-009
Document Date
4/5/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
4/24/1960
4/15/1960 - 4/17/1960
Names
Simpkins, C. O.
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Keating, Kenneth B. (Kenneth Barnard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Symington, Stuart [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Shaw University
United States National Student Association
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
United Christian Movement, Inc.
Places
Raleigh, N.C.
Shreveport, La.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Collection, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 120, Folder 2
Date Created
7/21/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/18/1995
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:38 PM
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Telegram to William P. (William Pierce) Rogers

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, Kelly Miller
Steele, C. Kenzie
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/11/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, Kelly Miller
Steele, C. Kenzie
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
600411-004
Document Date
4/11/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/4/1960
Names
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Tallahassee
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Arrests
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Police - Complaints against
Governmental investigations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
GRDJ-DNA
Location of Original
General Records for the Department of Justice, United States National Archives and Records Service, National Archives Library, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Entry Classified Subject Files, 1930-1987, Civil Rights Litigation Case File 144-1.473
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 3:06:01 PM
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Statement on Violence Against Freedom Riders in Alabama

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Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
610500-034
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Federal intervention
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/10/2008 17:2:45
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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''The Student Voice,'' Vol. II, nos. IV and V

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Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/1961-5/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
610500-047
Document Date
4/1961-5/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/1/1961
5/3/1961
5/17/1961
5/23/1961
5/21/1961
5/4/1961
4/17/1960
5/13/1961
10/14/1961-10/16/1961
4/21/1961-4/23/1961
6/8/1961-6/11/1961
Names
McHugh, Birdie
Hoblitzell, Bruce
Neal, Beverly
Hodge, W. J.
Stanley, Frank L. [Louisville Steering Committee]
Moore, Jamie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Lawson, James M.
Lee, Nathaniel C.
Smith, Ruby D.
Taitt, Lenora
Tucker, Lydia
Simon, Patricia
King, Lonnie C.
Mitchell, Daniel
Halloway, Frank G.
Cunningham, Raoul
Smith, Arthur
Greene, William
Gaines, John A.
Hamer, Howard
Sherrod, Charles
Jenkins, Timothy [United States National Student Association]
Gaither, Tom [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lee, Bernard Scott [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ramsay, Richard M. [American Friends Service Committee]
Roether, Herman [American Friends Service Committee]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Ed
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Thomas, Henry
Person, Charles
Baker, Ella
Peck, James
Organizations
Louisville Mayor's Committee
Louisville Steering Committee
University of Louisville
Louisville Transit Company
Committee on Appeals for Human Rights
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Supreme Court
Georgia Institute of Technology
University of Georgia
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailway's Terminal Restaurants, Co.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Greyhound Bus Lines
United States. Dept. of Justice
Atlanta University
American Friends Service Committee
Southern Conference Educational Fund
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Tougaloo College
Places
Louisville, Ky.
St. Louis, Mo.
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Raleigh, N.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Hayward County, Tenn.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Lynchburg, Va.
Charlotte, N.C.
LaGrange, Ga.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Lexington, Ky.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Houston, Texas
Richmond, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Student movements
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 73
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/19/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/20/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:51:43 PM
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Transcript, Phone conversation between Robert F. Kennedy and George E. Cruit

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610515-023
Document Date
5/15/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610515-023
Document Date
5/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Document
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Cruit, George E.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Mann, Floyd
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Greyhound Bus Lines
Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights movements
Direct action
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/14/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/17/2008 13:49:49
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Letter to Addine D. Drew

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
5/17/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610517-024
Document Date
5/17/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
v. cut
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/11/1961
6/11/1961
6/12/1961
6/14/1961
Names
Drew, Addine D.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Neal, Fannie
Drew, John J.
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Governmental investigations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 36A, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/7/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/11/2000
5/7/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Memo to Robert F. Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610517-028
Author
Jayne
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/17/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jayne
Document ID
610517-028
Document Date
5/17/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Marshall, Burke
Brooks, Paul
Zwerg, Jim
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Arrest
Direct action
Freedom rides
Student movements
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/3/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/6/2008 11:24:8
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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