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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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''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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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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''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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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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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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Martin Luther King and others speak at mass meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620728-013
Place Written
Macon, Ga.
Document Date
[7/28/1962]
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Document ID
620728-013
Document Date
[7/28/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Macon, Ga.
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Length
64.6 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
7/27/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Slater
Randall, William
Evans, Courtney
Holmes, Martha Ann
Davies, Walter E.
Pritchett, Laurie
Kelley, Asa D.
Calhoun, John H.
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
King, Delia Lindsay
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Shiloh Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
Bethel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Camilla County Jail
Albany City Jail (Albany, Ga.)
David G. Howard High School
Murphy High School
Spelman College
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Camilla, Ga.
Alabama
Tennessee
Gold Coast, Africa
Albuquerque, N.M.
Mississippi
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-American Education
Albany Movement
Discrimination in public accomodations
equality
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Income taxes
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr.-- Personal finances
Social Gospel
Other Topics
Psalm 23
Romans 8:28
Code for Location of Original
HETC-GU
Location of Original
Herman E. Talmadge Collection, Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/8/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
10/17/2016 11:19:33 AM
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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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''Social Justice and the Emerging New Age,'' Address Delivered at Western Michigan University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631218-012
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Kalamazoo, Mich.
Document Date
12/18/1963
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631218-012
Document Date
12/18/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Kalamazoo, Mich.
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Length
47.9 min.
Dates
12/2/1963
3/1957
1619
1857
5/17/1954
1896
1955-1956
1960
1961
11/27/1963
6/11/1963
Names
Miller, James W. [Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Mich.)]
Clark, Samuel I. [Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Mich.)]
MacMillan, Harold [Great Britain. Prime Minister's Office]
Scott, Dred
Hope, Bob
King, Coretta Scott
Donne, John
Benedict, Ruth
Mead, Margaret
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Noah (Biblical figure)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Aristotle
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Poe, Edgar Allan
Plato
Shakespeare, William
Evers, Medgar Wiley
McNair, Carol Denise
Collins, Addie Mae
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Meredith, James
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Jesus Christ
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Mich.)
Great Britain. Prime Minister's Office
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Nations
Places
England
Asia
Ghana
Plymouth, Mass.
Tokyo, Japan
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Seattle, Wash.
India
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Anniston, Ala.
Oxford, Miss.
Topics
African American History
Africa trip, 1957
Slavery
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
India trip
Colonialism
Discrimination in housing
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Nonviolence
Communism
Agape
Sit-ins
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Freedom rides
Discrimination
Nuclear Disarmament
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Ephesians 6:5
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44-45
Code for Location of Original
WMUK-MiKW
Location of Original
WMUK Radio Station, Western Michigan University
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/16/2011 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/2011
11/28/2011 alexmw
Date Updated
3/27/2017 2:52:14 PM
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Address delivered at the steps of the Alabama State Capitol at the end of the Selma-Montgomery March

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650325-088
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/25/1965
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650325-088
Document Date
3/25/1965
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Length
14.6 min.
Document Note
1 compact disc: digital
Dates
9/15/1963
Names
Johnson, James Weldon
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Moore, William
Reeb, James
Jackson, Jimmie Lee
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Collins, Addie Mae
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
McNair, Carol Denise
Chaney, James Earl
Goodman, Andrew
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Mississippi
Louisiana
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Churches-vandalism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Mississippi Summer Project, 1964
Nonviolence
political participation
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Voter registration
War on Poverty
Code for Location of Original
OHFV-ICHi
Location of Original
Oral History, Film, and Video Collection, Chicago History Museum, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
T-5819
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2005 14:12:25
bhunter
Date Updated
10/17/2016 11:19:33 AM
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