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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560209-004
Author
Meany, George
Place Written
Miami Beach, Fla.
Document Date
2/9/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Meany, George
Author Dates
1894-
Author Affiliation
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Document ID
560209-004
Document Date
2/9/1956
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
Cal. 3
Place Written
Miami Beach, Fla.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lucy, Autherine
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
University of Alabama
Places
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Labor Movement
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
DDEP-KAbE
Location of Original
Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/12/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/13/1995
Date Updated
3/4/2009 8:57:26 AM
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Memo to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560227-021
Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/27/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Author Dates
1909-1994
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
560227-021
Document Date
2/27/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Adams, Sherman
Powell, Adam Clayton
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
University of Alabama
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Prayer
Civil rights
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
4/13/2009 8:54:44 AM
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Letter to George Meany

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560307-012
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Document Date
3/7/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-2002
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
560307-012
Document Date
3/7/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
2/9/1956
Names
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lucy, Autherine
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
University of Alabama
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D. C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
DDEP-KAbE
Location of Original
Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/13/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/14/1995
Date Updated
4/13/2009 12:02:03 PM
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Press release, Statement by Ministers urging action from Eisenhower

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560308-003
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[3/8/1956]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Document ID
560308-003
Document Date
[3/8/1956]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure of 560308-002.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 91, folders 4, 5
Date Created
1/15/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/11/1988
Date Updated
5/26/2015 1:05:07 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561025-000
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/25/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-2002
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
561025-000
Document Date
10/25/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 64, folder 23
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/27/1989
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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''A Statement to the South and Nation''

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Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-008
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
1/10/1957 - 1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Brownell, Herbert
Christ, Jesus
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Imperialism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
NCCP-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Penn.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (2)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 58, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 132
Copy Location (4)
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 9, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/08/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:16 AM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571015-003
Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
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 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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''Nonviolence and the Law''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571107-002
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/7/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571107-002
Document Date
11/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 4
Cal 5
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
11/1955
12/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Hill, Daniel G.
Lincoln, Abraham
Lohia, Rammanohar
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon [Fisk University]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Scott, Dred
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Aristotle
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Socrates
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Organizations
Howard University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Montgomery Improvement Association
Fisk University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Hampton Institute
Places
India
Montgomery, Ala.
South Africa
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
United States - Constitutional law
Nonviolence
Imperialism
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Essay on Civil Disobedience
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
3.2.0.680
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
5/8/2017 6:00:50 PM
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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document581030-014
Author
Carey, James B.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/30/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Carey, James B.
Document ID
581030-014
Document Date
10/30/1958
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
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Folsom, James Elisha
Organizations
International Electrical Workers Union
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Support correspondence
Afro-Americans - 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 22A, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/17/1991
Date Updated
2/23/2009 3:15:27 PM
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Press release, ''Top Leadership Meets in Alabama''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/28/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590128-010
Document Date
1/28/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/24/1959
12/8/1958-12/9/1958
2/12/1959
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Buford, K. L. [Tuskegee Civic Association]
Patton, W. C. [Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting]
Mitchell, W.P.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shortridge, W. E.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
LeFlore, John L. [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew) [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Baker, Ella
Dickerson, Everett M.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Halleck, Charles
Rayburn, Sam
Wilkins, J. Ernest
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Tilley, John Lee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Leevy, I.S. [Lincoln Emancipation Clubs]
Hunter, W.J. [Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc.]
Williamsom, J.C. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Bowman, William McKinley [Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia]
McCollom, Matthew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Simpkins, C.O. [United Christian Movement, Inc.]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia
Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting
Tuskegee Civic Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Christian Movement, Inc.
United States. Dept. of Justice
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
White Citizens Council
Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc
Lincoln Emancipation Clubs
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Columbia, S.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 70, folder 2,3,4 (10 of 11)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/14/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/16/1993
Date Updated
6/25/2009 11:42:47 AM
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