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Draft, Press release urging White House Conference

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[3/8/1956-3/15/1956]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560315-015
Document Date
[3/8/1956-3/15/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/8/1956 - 3/15/1956
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
United States. White House
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with government officials
Other Topics
Afro-American
Pittsburgh Courier
Chicago Defender
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 78, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/6/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1994
Date Updated
3/5/2009 11:09:15 AM
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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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Letter to Sherman Adams

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/28/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
570328-007
Document Date
3/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570328-006.
Dates
3/22/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Organizations
Florida State Teachers Association
United States. White House
Places
Tampa, Florida
Portland, Ore.
Seattle, Wash.
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Race relations
Other Topics
My Day
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
1/21/2014 2:23:20 PM
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''Message, Sermon, Writings, Religious, Social, Program: Rev. M. L. King Jr., Leader Prayer Pilgrimage''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570517-036
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
17 pp.
Dates
4/1956
6/27/1956
5/1956
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Other Topics
The Montgomery Story
8 Pointed Victory
Walk for Freedom
The Death of Evil Upon the Seashore
Code for Location of Original
FORR-PSC-P
Location of Original
Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973 , Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
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)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
MS 22, folder 684
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/10/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/12/1998
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:23 PM
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Letter to John Sengstacke

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/30/1957
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
570830-001
Document Date
8/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 570830-003.
Dates
8/31/1957
8/7/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carey, James B.
Reuther, Walter
Sengstacke, John Herman Henry [Chicago Defender]
Organizations
Chicago Defender
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Labor Movement
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Other Topics
King, Wilkins Fumble on Civil Rights
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1991
Date Updated
2/10/2010 2:40:36 PM
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''Some Things We Must Do,'' Address delivered at the Second Annual Institute on Nonviolence and Social Change at Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/5/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571205-001
Document Date
12/5/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
67 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
12/5/1955
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
King, Coretta Scott
Watson, John B. (John Broadus), 1878-1958
Pope, Liston
Abernathy, Ralph
Cowper, William
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Gomillion, Charles G. (Charles Goode)
Binion, R. B.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Watts, Isaac, 1674-1748
Malloch, Douglas
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Oxenham, John
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United Negro College Fund
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Places
St. Louis, Mo.
Birmingham, Ala.
Cleveland, Ohio
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Social Activism
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Trouble Don't Last Always
The Moral Aspects of Segregation
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
Genesis 9:22-25
Be the Best of Whatever You Are
Wanted
Matthew 26:52
Mahatma Gandhi: An Interpretation
The Ways
Isaiah 2:4
Amos 5:24
Micah 6:8
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27-28
Code for Location of Original
DHSTR-WHi
Location of Original
Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Tape 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/18/2010 1:45:13 PM
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''Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
1958
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580000-076
Document Date
1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Book
Document Length
230 pp.
Published In
San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1958.
Names
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
Glasco, R. J.
Jenkins, Herbert T.
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
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)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
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
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
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:50:32 AM
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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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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Black, G. William
Place Written
San Antonio, Texas
Document Date
7/15/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Black, G. William
Author Affiliation
Baptist Ministers Union of San Antonio
Document ID
580715-006
Document Date
7/15/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
San Antonio, Texas
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/25/1958
7/26/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Daniel, Price
Graham, Billy
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
San Antonio, Texas
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Church and Race Relations
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 32, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/22/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/1998
Date Updated
2/3/2009 9:37:43 AM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/13/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
581013-005
Document Date
10/13/1958
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
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Anti-Semitism
Churches-vandalism
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 423
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 78, folder 25
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/10/1999
Date Updated
2/6/2009 10:18:18 AM
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