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Draft, memo regarding direct action in Birmingham, Danville, and Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631014-104
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631014-104
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/12/1963
9/15/1963
10/7/1963
10/14/1963
10/21/1963
10/22/1963
10/23/1963
10/28/1963
10/30/1963
10/31/1963
11/1/1963
11/4/1963
11/9/1963
11/11/1963
Names
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Collins, Addie Mae
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Gibson, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Middlebrook, Harold [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Dan River Mills (Danville, Va.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
School integration
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights demonstrations
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accommodations
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
6.1.0.1400
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
Vault Box 9, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1, folder 1963 (II)
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/21/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/21/2017 10:39:11 AM
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''Facing the Challenge of a New Age,'' Address delivered at the Canton Memorial Fieldhouse

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640320-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Canton, Ohio
Document Date
3/20/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
640320-000
Document Date
3/20/1964
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Canton, Ohio
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28.2 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
1010 SBF Dr., Pinellas Park, FL 34666: Spoken Arts, 1991
Names
Hope, Bob
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Coretta Scott
Donne, John
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Malloch, Douglas
Jesus Christ
Gandhi, Mahatma
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Canton Memorial Fieldhouse
Places
India
Birmingham, Ala.
Dallas, Texas
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Colonialism
Slavery
Poverty
Facing the Challenge of a New Age
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Bombings
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
Assassination
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Meditation XVII
Be the Best of Whatever You Are
U.S. Constitution
We Shall Overcome
Free at Last
Code for Location of Original
MoK
Location of Original
Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Mo.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1992
Date Updated
10/19/2010 3:42:39 PM
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Draft, ''Chapter IV, New Day in Birmingham,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
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
640500-019
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
4/3/1963
4/15/1963
Names
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Nash, Diane
Young, Andrew
Cotton, Dorothy
Kennedy, Robert F.
Anderson, Marian
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham News
Washington Post Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Freedom songs
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Police - Complaints against
Nonviolence
Other Topics
New Day Dawns for Birmingham
We Shall Overcome
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/1999
Date Updated
6/24/2010 9:55:45 AM
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Oral history interview with Louis F. (Louis Falk) Oberdorfer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640529-022
Author
Marshall, Burke
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/29/1964
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Marshall, Burke
Author Dates
1922-2003
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
640529-022
Document Date
5/29/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
5/1961
2/1961
12/1960
4/1961
5/17/1963
5/17/1954
5/14/1961
1957
5/20/1961
6/13/1964
6/14/1964
6/20/1964
1987
8/6/1973
4/15/1971
6/18/1971
1961-1964
1965-1969
Names
Oberdorfer, Louis F. (Louis Falk)
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Angel, Herbert E. [National Archives and Record Service]
White, Byron R. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Johnson, Frank Minis
Debs, Eugene V.
Seigenthaler, John
Meriwether, Charles M.
Doar, John M. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Hanes, Arthur J.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Cherry, Clifford D. [Greyhound Lines, Inc.]
Mann, Floyd H. [Alabama Highway Patrol]
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Geoghegan, William A. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Vance, Cyrus R. [United States. Army]
Orrick, William H.
Abernathy, Ralph
Sullivan, L. B.
Rhoads, James
Organizations
International Business Machines Corp.
General Services Administration
Greyhound Lines, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Army
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Trailways Transportation System, Inc.
Alabama Highway Patrol
Maxwell Air Force Base (Montgomery, Ala.)
Fort Benning (Columbus, Ga.)
United States. Air Force
National Guard
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
North Carolina
South Carolina
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Texas
Little Rock, Ark.
Middleburg, Va.
Topics
Freedom rides
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
JFKOH-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Library Oral History Program, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
BM-01
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/13/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/26/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:01 AM
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Interview by David J. Garrow

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document830717-000
Author
Nash, Diane
Document Date
7/17/1983
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Nash, Diane
Author Dates
1938-
Document ID
830717-000
Document Date
7/17/1983
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
48 pp.
Dates
1965
1966
1967
9/1963
1961
8/27/1983
8/5/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Parks, Rosa
Carson, Clayborne
Lawson, James M.
Smith, Kelly Miller
Marshall, Thurgood
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Baker, Ella
Abernathy, Ralph
Wood, James R.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Marshall, Burke
Jenkins, Tim
Moses, Robert Parris
McKinney, Fester
Brooks, Paul
Brooks, Catherine
Nash, Sherri
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Moore, Ansley
Lasley, Russell R.
Jordan, Vernon E. (Vernon Eulion) [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Hurley, Ruby
Frinks, Golden
LaFayette, Bernard
Vivian, C. T.
Henderson, Thelton
Clark, James
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Young, Andrew
Porter, John Thomas
Gandhi, Mahatma
Billups, Charles
Reese, Effie
Bellafonte, Harry
Pritchett, Laurie
Levison, Stanley D.
Wofford, Harris
Organizations
Fisk University
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
United States Justice Department
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville,Tenn.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Chicago, Ill.
Raleigh, N.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Detroit, Mich.
Cleveland, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Greenville, Miss.
Louisville, Miss.
Williamston, N.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
DJG-GEU-S
Location of Original
David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 8.2, folder 11
Date Created
3/3/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/3/2004 12:54:20
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:16 AM
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Interview with William G. Anderson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document851107-002
Author
Anderson, William G.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/7/1985
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Anderson, William G.
Author Dates
1927-
Document ID
851107-002
Document Date
11/7/1985
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
15 pp.
Published In
Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years (1954-1965)
Names
Sherrod, Charles
Hamilton, Ed
Pritchett, Laurie
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Young, Andrew
Abernathy, Ralph
Cochran, Frank
Walker, Solomon
Chapman, Thomas
Hallowell, Don
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kennedy, Robert F.
Marshall, Burke
Anderson, Marian
Kelley, Asa D.
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Albany Herald
David D. Howard High School (Atlanta, Ga.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. National Guard
Places
Albany, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
New York
Topics
Albany Movement
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Civil rights
Arrest
Demonstrations
Code for Location of Original
HHC-MoSW
Location of Original
Henry Hampton Collection, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/8/2009
alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Oral history interview with Horace Huntley

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document960624-000
Author
Gaston, Carter
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/24/1996
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Gaston, Carter
Document ID
960624-000
Document Date
6/24/1996
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
24 pp.
Document Note
Oral history transcript, audio at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Alfred
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Bond, Julian
Woods, Abraham
Woods, Calvin
Connor, Eugene
Billups, Charles
Organizations
Sardis Baptist Church
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Ku Klux Klan
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Bethel Baptist Church
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Code for Location of Original
BCRI-OH-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Oral History Project, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Volume 17, section 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009 jmkunz
Date Updated
10/16/2015 11:28:27 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Petersburg, Va.
Document Date
11/26/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Gillfield Baptist Church
Document ID
581126-004
Document Date
11/26/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Petersburg, Va.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/1/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carey, Gordon R.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Richmond, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 73, folder 13
Copy Location (1)
WTWC-NN-Sc, Wyatt Tee Walker Collection, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 21
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/10/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/11/1992
Date Updated
9/2/2015 10:00:21 AM
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Form Letter to Brother in Christ

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document581203-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/3/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Document ID
581203-003
Document Date
12/3/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Includes envelope, front and back. letter 2 pp.
Dates
1/1/1959
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Hamilton, Walter L. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Henderson, J. B.
McCall, S.C.
Smith, E.C. [Virigina Baptists State Convention]
Taylor, Robert L.
Abbot, William B.
Wyatt, Philip [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Mason, Vivian Carter [National Council of Negro Women]
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Owens, Hugo A.
Hairston, H.G.
Simmons, Joseph F.
West, Eugene
Organizations
Pilgrimage for Public Schools
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Virigina Baptists State Convention
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Richmond, Va.
Petersberg, Va.
Topics
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Youth March for Integrated Schools
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 73, folder 13 (1 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
WTWC-NN-Sc, Wyatt Tee Walker Collection, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 21
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/27/1991
Date Updated
9/2/2015 10:00:35 AM
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''Statement of Purpose''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590101-003
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Richmond, Va.
Document Date
1/1/1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Pilgrimage of Prayer for Public Schools
Document ID
590101-003
Document Date
1/1/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Richmond, Va.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Beecher, Henry Ward
Almond, James Lindsay
Topics
School integration
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Matthew 18:3, 6
Matthew 26:52
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
8/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/06/1993
Date Updated
6/17/2009 11:45:27 AM
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