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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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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610400-000
Author
Lindsay, Barbara
Place Written
San Jose, Calif.
Document Date
[4/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Lindsay, Barbara
Document ID
610400-000
Document Date
[4/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
San Jose, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/18/1961
1901
1776
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Jefferson, Thomas
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Castro, Fidel
Mills, C. Wright
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Braden, Anne
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United Nations
Ballantine Books, Inc.
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Cuba
Miami, Fla.
New York, N.Y.
China
Louisiana
Topics
Communism
World Politics
Other Topics
Listen Yankee
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 54A, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/31/2011 11:13:48 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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''Statement to President Kennedy''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610428-018
Author
Thomas, Norman
Document Date
[4/28/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Thomas, Norman
Author Dates
1884-1968
Document ID
610428-018
Document Date
[4/28/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610428-017
Dates
4/1959
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Batista, Fulgencio
Castro, Fidel
Fromm, Erich
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Baldwin, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Reuther, Walter
Cousins, Norman
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Pickett, Clarence
Robinson, Jackie
Meany, George
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Gunther, John
Muste, A. J. (Abraham Johannes)
Harrington, Michael
Bellow, Saul
Clark, Joseph S.
Kefauver, Estes
Organizations
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Places
Cuba
Topics
Imperialism
Communism
Disarmament
World Politics
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 52A, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/27/2000
5/24/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press release, Petition to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy asking clemency for Carl Braden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610501-009
Author
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
5/1/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed

''Conference between Governor John Patterson, Attorney General Mcdonald Gallion, Assistance United States Attorney General Byron White, and Director of Public Safety Floyd Mann''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-026
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
5/21/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610521-026
Document Date
5/21/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
13 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610530-013.
Dates
5/22/1961
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Gallion, McDonald [Alabama. Office of the Attorney General]
White, Byron R. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Mann, Floyd
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Sullivan, L. B.
Peck, James
Jackson, Dorothy [Alabama. Notary Public]
Organizations
Alabama. Notary Public
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Congress of Racial Equality
Alabama. Circuit Court
Communist Party of the United States of America
United States. Dept. of State
United States. Marshalls Service
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Student movements
Civil Disobedience
Communism
Governmental investigations
Riots
Segregation in transportation
Federal intervention
Other Topics
United States. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 365, Reel 3, Frame 393
Copy Location (1)
JMPP-A-Ar, John Malcolm Patterson Papers, Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 16
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/6/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Agenda and outline for meeting discussing voter registration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610728-015
Document Date
7/28/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610728-015
Document Date
7/28/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
6 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Southern Regional Council
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Memphis, Tenn.
Richmond, Va.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Voter registration
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
Reel 73
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/29/2010
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Memo, ''Notes on the morning session at the Taconic conference July 28, 1961''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610811-009
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Document Date
8/11/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Document ID
610811-009
Document Date
8/11/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1/1958
7/28/1961
Names
Currier, Stephen R
Garrison, Lloyd K. (Lloyd Kirkham)
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Jenkins, Timothy
Marshall, Burke
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eagle, Vernon
Carter, Robert L.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Young, Whitney M.
Wilkins, Roy
Marshall, Thurgood
Polier, Justine Wise
Farmer, James
Barry, Marion
McDew, Charles
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Fleming, Harold C.
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Alexander, Kelly M.
Brooks, John Mitchell
McCain, James T.
Moses, Robert Parris
Organizations
Southern Regional Council
United States National Student Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Urban League
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
United States. Dept. of Justice
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Charlotte, N.C.
Richmond, Va.
Cleveland, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
McIntosh, Ga.
South Carolina
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
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
Reel 73
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/19/2011
10/19/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Press release, Committee presents clemency appeal petition to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610817-011
Author
Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/17/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee
Document ID
610817-011
Document Date
8/17/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 610817-013
Dates
1958
2/1961
5/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abbot, William B
Cox, Murray
Dabbs, James McBride
Love, Edgar A.
Rice, Oscar
Tucker, Ewbank
Wofford, Harris
White, Lee C.
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Brannin, Carl P.
Finlator, W. W.
Jordan, Clarence Lumpkin
Lawson, James M.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Wright, Marion A. (Marion Allan)
Ruthenburg, Dorcas
Braden, Carl
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States Commission on Civil Rights. Mississippi Advisory Committee
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Montgomery, Ala.
Norfolk, Va.
Gulfport, Miss.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Charlottesville, Va.
Dallas, Texas
Raleigh, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Linville Falls, N.C.
Greenville, S.C.
Topics
Arrest
Communism
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 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/5/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 AM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610829-002
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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