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''A petition for an executive order outlawing segregation in American life''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621003-004
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[10/3/1962]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Form
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
621003-004
Document Date
[10/3/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Form
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 621003-003.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Belafonte, Harry
Farmer, James
LaFarge, John
Pickett, Clarence
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 34, folder 23
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.
Filing Info
Box 129, folder 24
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/25/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/26/2002
4/8/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
3/27/2017 1:13:58 PM
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''A Petition for Clemency to the President of the United States''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610607-004
Document Date
[6/7/1961]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
610607-004
Document Date
[6/7/1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610607-003 and 611006-006
Dates
2/27/1961
Names
Braden, Carl
Wilkinson, Frank
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States. Supreme Court
Communist Party of the United States of America
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Communism
Civil rights
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 56 folder 35
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/20/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/17/2011
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''Birmingham: People in Motion''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document660600-015
Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/1966
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Printed -- published
Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
660600-015
Document Date
6/1966
Type of Writing
Typed
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
32 pp.
Published In
Birmingham: Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights, 1966
Dates
12/25/1956
1/1957
6/1957
9/1957
6/1958
10/1958
4/3/1960
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
5/17/1961
5/19/1961
1/1962
11/1962
4/2/1963
5/4/1963
5/10/1963
9/15/1963
10/1963
1956-1966
6/1965-12/1965
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shuttlesworth, Ruby
Shuttlesworth, Patricia
Shuttlesworth, Fredericka
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Shuttlesworth, Carolyn
Walker, Rosa
Weaver, Lamar
Billups, Charles
Phifer, J.S.
Woods, Calvin
Salisbury, Harrison [New York Times Company]
Connor, Eugene
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Patterson, John L.
Moore, Jamie
Lubell, Samuel
Hanes, Arthur
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Boutwell, Albert Burton
King, Alfred Daniel
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Morgan, Charles
Armstrong, James
Andrews, Notie B.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Flowers, Richmond
Lingo, Al
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Phillips High School
Ku Klux Klan
Birmingham Council on Human Relations
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham News
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Smith and Gaston Motel
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
Greyhound Lines
Graymont Elementary School
National States Rights Party
New York Times Company
Congress of Racial Equality
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United Press International
Alabama National Guard
Liberty Grocery Store
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Anniston, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Freedom rides
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
political participation
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Segregation in transportation
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
FrLSP-GAMK
Location of Original
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
FrLSP-GAMK, Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 38
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
FLSP-AlBiCRI, Fred L. Shuttlesworth Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Date Created
3/28/2007 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/28/2007 16:40:27
bhunter
Date Updated
9/30/2015 11:41:58 AM
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Draft, Petition to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620424-005
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[4/24/1962]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Document ID
620424-005
Document Date
[4/24/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 620424-002.
Dates
9/22/1962
1/1/1963
5/17/1954
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination
School integration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
WPRC-MiDW-AL
Location of Original
Walter P. Reuther Collection, Wayne State University, Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, Archives of Labor History and Urban Affairs, Detroit, Mich.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 90, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
JDP-INP, Joan Daves Papers, Joan Daves Agency, New York, N.Y., In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
RJBP-NN-Sc, Ralph J. Bunche Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (3)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/5/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/06/2001
4/13/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/19/2015 10:46:06 AM
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''Mr. President: Assert your moral leadership!''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620400-006
Author
American Clergymen
Document Date
[4/1962]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
American Clergymen
Document ID
620400-006
Document Date
[4/1962]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/25/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Dahlberg, Edwin T. (Edwin Theodore)
Fey, Harold Edward
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Klein, Edward E. [Stephen Wise Free Synagogue (New York, N.Y.)]
Thurman, Howard
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
Stephen Wise Free Synagogue (New York, N.Y.)
Topics
International Cooperation
Nuclear Disarmament
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 20, folder 50
Copy Location (1)
PSC-P, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/2002
6/11/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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Pamphlet, ''Danville, Virginia''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630800-038
Author
Miller, Dorothy
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
8/1963
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Miller, Dorothy
Author Affiliation
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
630800-038
Document Date
8/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
20 pp.
Dates
1960
6/10/1963
4/1963
5/1963
6/22/1963
6/8/1963
6/13/1963
1962
7/9/1963
7/17/1963
6/21/1963
1830
9/9/1960
1/20/1961
1964
11/27/1963
5/31/1963 - 6/5/1963
Names
Chambers, Albert
White, Juanita
Graves, Barbara
Coleman, Richard
Graves, Hubert
Graham, Mary
Bethel, Eddie
Stone, Floyd J.
Davis, Frank
Warren, Jessie
Russell, Charles
Wilson, Joe
Walton, Ronald
Adams, Frank
Price, Paul
Campbell, Lawrence
Lee, Robert E.
Dunlap, A.I.
Chase, L.W.
Rollins, Avon
Zellner, Bob
Foss, Daniel
Campbell, Gloria
McGhee, H.G.
McCain, E.G.
Forman, James
Reid, Milton
Reagon, Cordell
Johnson, Bernice
Gardiner, Robert N.
Brown, John
Holt, Len
Aiken, A.M.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Stinson, Julian [City of Danville. Office of the Mayor]
Organizations
Winslow Hospital
Danville Chamber of Commerce
High Street Baptist Church (Danville, Va.)
Danville Christian Progressive Association (DCPA)
Bible Way Church (Danville, Va.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
SNCC Freedom Singers
Dan River Mills, Inc.
International Ladies Garment Workers Union
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
City of Danville. Office of the Mayor
The Register
The Bee
Places
Danville, Va.
New York, N.Y.
Norfolk, Va.
Berlin
Korea
Vietnam
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Arrest
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights
Civil rights demonstrations
Demonstrations
Direct action
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
equality
Freedom songs
Nonviolence
Police - Complaints against
Race relations
racism
Riots
Sit-ins
Meetings
Poverty
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
BWOF-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
12
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 40
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/30/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:42:24 PM
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Pamphlet, ''Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document%0a610127-021
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/27/1961
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
610127-021
Document Date
1/27/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Martin, Dean
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Sinatra, Frank
Lawford, Peter
Bishop, Joey
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Powell, Adam Clayton
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Calloway, Cab
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Code for Location of Original
JWBC-DcWaMMB
Location of Original
Jeanetta Welch Brown Collection, National Park Service Museum Resource Center, National Capital Region, National Archives for Black Women's History, Landover, Md.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/22/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/23/2004 16:36:52
3/7/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:14 AM
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Petition, ''For an executive order outlawing segregation in American life''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620502-012
Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Belafonte, Harry
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
La Farge, John
Meany, George
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Reuther, Walter
Pickett, Clarence
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/2/1962
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Belafonte, Harry
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
La Farge, John
Meany, George
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Reuther, Walter
Pickett, Clarence
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Wilkins, Roy
Document ID
620502-012
Document Date
5/2/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 620502-004.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Slavery
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
RJBPC-CLU-AR-AR
Location of Original
Ralph J. Bunche Collection (2051), University of California, Los Angeles, Charles E. Young Research Library, Special Collections, Los Angeles, Calif.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 26, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel 5
Copy Location (3)
WPRC, UAW President's Office: Walter P. Reuther Collection
Copy Location (4)
HHLP-NNC, Herbert H. Lehman Papers, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/5/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/30/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:49 AM
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Petition for clemency for Carl Braden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610422-000
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
4/22/1961
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610422-000
Document Date
4/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Petition
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1958
Names
Braden, Carl
Abernathy, Ralph
Jordan, Clarence L.
Lawson, James
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [The White Hosue]
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Brannin, Carl
Dabbs, James McBride
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Wright, Marion A. (Marion Allan)
Fillman, ELizabeth M.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Norfolk, Va.
Charlottsesville, Va.
Dallas, Texas
Mayesville, S.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Baltimore, Md.
Lousiville, Ky.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Kentucky
Florida
Washington, D.C.
Linville Falls, N.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Communism
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ERP-NHyF
Location of Original
Ana Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library, Hyde Park, N.Y.
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.
Filing Info
Box 4, folder 44
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 52, folder 1
Copy Location (3)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 17
Date Created
1/25/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/2/2011
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:13:39 PM
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Petition in Support of Freedom Rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610724-011
Place Written
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Document Date
7/24/1961
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610724-011
Document Date
7/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/24/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Baron, Richard L.
Places
Berkeley, Calif.
Palo Alto, Calif.
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Gatos, Calif.
San Mateo, Calif.
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Support correspondence
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, 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
2/21/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/2001
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:44:38 PM
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