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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570809-011
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570809-011
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Lasley, Russell R.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Smith, Kelly Miller
Berry, Louis
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Packing House Workers of America, AFL-CIO
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Texas
Virginia
North Carolina
Arkanas
South Carolina
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1995
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:03:15 AM
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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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Interview on progress toward integration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620600-018
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[5/1962-6/1962]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620600-018
Document Date
[5/1962-6/1962]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Film
Document Length
3.7 min.
Document Note
1 videocassette
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
United States. Congress. Senate
Topics
Direct action
Literacy tests
Nonviolence
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Code for Location of Original
CBSNA-NNCBS
Location of Original
CBS News Archives, Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/17/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2003 16:23:45
3/26/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:13 AM
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Press release, ''Albany Movement begins vote drive to upset commissioners''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620815-021
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/15/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620815-021
Document Date
8/15/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/1961
Names
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Calhoun, John H.
Organizations
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Albany City Commission (Albany, Ga.)
Places
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Nonviolence
Boycotts
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 120, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2005 8:34:28
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Press release on voter registration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620815-027
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Place Written
[Albany, Ga.]
Document Date
[8/15/1962]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Document ID
620815-027
Document Date
[8/15/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Albany, Ga.]
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wells, Samuel B.
Calhoun, John H. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Noble, Arelia
Reese, W. J.
Cochrane, W. A. Reid (Mrs.)
Bennette, Fred C. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ponder, Annel [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Caldwell, Leola [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Albany Movement
Voter registration
Direct action
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Code for Location of Original
DJG-GEU-S-S
Location of Original
David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1.4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/2/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/12/2010
6/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:57 AM
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Press release on voter registration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620818-003
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Place Written
Albany, Ga.
Document Date
8/18/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Document ID
620818-003
Document Date
8/18/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Albany, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Noble, Aurelia
Wells, Samuel B. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Reese, W. J.
Calhoun, John H. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ponder, Annell [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bennette, Fred C. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Cochrane, W. A. Reid (Mrs.)
Caldwell, Leola [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Dougherty County Voter Education League
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Citizenship Education Program
Topics
Albany Movement
Voter registration
Direct action
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 177
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.4
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2004 10:34:7
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:39 PM
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Press release, Gandhi Society to provide legal and financial assistance to voter registration

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620921-008
Author
[Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Document Date
9/21/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Document ID
620921-008
Document Date
9/21/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Kheel, Theodore W. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Robinson, Jackie [Chock Full O' Nuts]
Kilgore, Thomas
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses)
Wachtel, Harry H.
Jones, Clarence B. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Weiss, Cora
Franklin, John Hope
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Blake, Harry
Nelson, William Stuart [Howard University (Washington, D.C.)]
Frinks, Golden
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Abernathy, Ralph
Allen, Steve
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman) [Union Theological Seminary]
Curran, Joseph [National Maritime Union of America]
Dahlberg, Edwin T. (Edwin Theodore) [Delmar Baptist Church (St. Louis, Mo.)]
Gragg, Rosa Lee Slade [National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.)]
Graham, Frank Porter [United States. Congress. Senate]
Harrington, Donald Szantho [Community Church (New York, N.Y.)]
Helstein, Ralph [United Packinghouse Workers of America]
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) [Howard University (Washington, D.C.)]
Karelsen, Frank
Livingston, David [Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union. District 65 (New York, N.Y.)]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Pierce, Samuel R.
Quill, Mike [Transportation Workers Union of America]
Ray, Sandy F. [Empire State Baptist Convention]
Reynolds, Libby Holman
Sibley, Harper
Simon, Andrea Heinemann
Snyder, John I. [U. S. Industries, Inc.]
Youngstein, Max [Cinerama]
Organizations
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Chock Full O' Nuts
Friendship Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
African American Students Foundation
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Howard University (Washington, D.C.)
Union Theological Seminary
National Maritime Union of America
Delmar Baptist Church (St. Louis, Mo.)
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.)
United Packinghouse Workers of America
United States. Congress. Senate
Community Church (New York, N.Y.)
Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union. District 65 (New York, N.Y.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Transportation Workers Union of America
Empire State Baptist Convention
U.S. Industries, Inc.
Cinerama
Places
Albany, Ga.
Edenton, N.C.
Shreveport, La.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.- Membership in organizations
Albany Movement
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
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 11, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
HWC-NHemH, Harry Wachtel Collection, Hofstra University Library, Special Collections Department, University Archives
Filing Info
Box 10, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/08/2001
Date Updated
3/16/2017 3:33:21 PM
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Press release, Statement on the violence in LeFlore County, Mississippi

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-019
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Author Affiliation
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Document ID
630301-019
Document Date
3/1/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
3/1/1963
Names
Travis, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Moses, Robert Parris [Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. White House
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Places
Jackson, Miss.
LeFlore County, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Federal intervention
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 127, Folder 13
Copy Location (1)
VEPP-RWWL, Voter Education Project Organizational Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/5/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/6/2012 szwald
Date Updated
3/1/2016 2:13:28 PM
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Press release, ''King decries Mississippi 'mayhem and attempted murder'''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630328-005
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/28/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630328-005
Document Date
3/28/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
3/27/1963
8/1962
2/28/1963
3/1/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Young, Andrew [Citizenship Education Program]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ponder, Annell [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Travis, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Tucker, D. L. [Turner A.M.E. Chapel (Greenwood, Miss.)]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Southern Regional Council
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Citizenship Education Program
United States. White House
Turner A.M.E. Chapel (Greenwood, Miss.)
Places
LeFlore County, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
SAVFC-WHi
Location of Original
Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
ASRC-RWWL, Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 173
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/18/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/22/2002
Date Updated
3/1/2016 10:39:20 AM
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Press release, ''Remarks of the president on nationwide radio and television''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630611-042
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/11/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
630611-042
Document Date
6/11/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham [United States. White House]
Harlan, John Marshall [United States. Supreme Court]
Malone, Vivan
Hood, James
Organizations
University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, Ala.)
Alabama. National Guard
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Supreme Court
United States. District Court (Alabama : Northern District)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Vietnam
Berlin, Germany
Topics
Discrimination in housing
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-American Education
Civil rights
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accommodations
Race relations
Federal intervention
United States - Constitutional law
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Demonstrations
School integration
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Voter registration
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 9
Copy Location (1)
RFKAG-MBJFK, Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/19/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/17/2016 dalai
Date Updated
8/17/2016 8:08:50 AM
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