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Press release, Institute and workshop mark launch of drive against job discrimination

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610218-002
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610218-002
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Goldberg, Arthur J. [United States. Dept. of Labor]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Carter, Elmer A. (Elmer Anderson) [New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination]
Daly, Victor [United States Employment Service]
Thomas, Julius [National Urban League]
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Webster, Milton P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison) [Howard University]
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Parrish, Richard F. (Richard Franklin)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Labor
Metro Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination
United States Employment Service
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy.
International Association of Railway Employees
International Longshoremen Association
Seafarers International Union
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Labor Movement
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1999
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Press release, Ministers file complaint for relief in Patterson v. New York Times case

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610221-011
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
2/21/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610221-011
Document Date
2/21/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/21/1961
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Patterson, John Malcolm
James, Earl
Sullivan, L. B.
Parks, Frank A.
Butler, Mac Sim
Bridges, Ray D.
McDowell, Holt A.
Shields, Wilmer
Conley, Charles S.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
City of Montgomery
New York Times Company
Committee to Defend Martin Luther King, Jr.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Code for Location of Original
BWOF-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
File 1102
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 26, folder 3
Date Created
10/30/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/3/2009 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Statement on Violence Against Freedom Riders in Alabama

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-034
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
610500-034
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Federal intervention
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 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/10/2008 17:2:45
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 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

Press release, Petition to Request Clemency for Carl Braden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610503-017
Author
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/3/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Document ID
610503-017
Document Date
5/3/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/1/1961
Names
Braden, Carl
Wilkinson, Frank [National Committee to Abolish the House Un-American Activities Committee]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Finlator, W. W.
Abbot, William B.
Abernathy, Ralph
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Brannin, Carl
Dabbs, James McBride
Jordan, Clarence Lumpkin
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lawson, James M.
Love, Edgar A.
Ruthenburg, Dorcas
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Tucker, C. Ewbank
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Wright, Marion
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Gibson, Theodore
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
National Committee to Abolish the House Un-American Activities Committee
Places
New Orleans, La.
Louisville, Ky.
Norfolk, Va.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Charlottesville, Va.
Dallas Texas
Mayesville, S.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Baltimore, Md.
Brimingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Linville Falls, N.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Arrest
Communism
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 52, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 116, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/03/2000
3/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:54:47 AM
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Press release, ''Lawyers committee formed to assist defense in Alabama libel actions''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610508-016
Author
Lawyers Advisory Committee
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/8/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Lawyers Advisory Committee
Document ID
610508-016
Document Date
5/8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/1960
5/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Engel, Irving M.
Adams, F. W. H.
Carter, Lisle C.
Davis, William Hammatt
Cooper, Herman E.
Lane, Samuel M.
Moser, Richard G.
Stokes, I. N. P.
Tuttle, Charles H.
Tyler, Harold R.
Delany, Hubert T.
Bromley, Bruce
Gair, Harry A.
Garrison, Lloyd K. (Lloyd Kirkham)
Gelb, Sol
Janklow, Morton
Pierce, Samuel R.
Organizations
New York Times Company
Committee to Defend Martin Luther King, Jr.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
State of Alabama vs. M. L. King, Jr., et. al.
Code for Location of Original
WHDP-WHi
Location of Original
William Hammatt Davis Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 33, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009
11/10/2009 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:54 AM
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''Obstruction of Justice in the State of Alabama: A Proclamation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610518-014
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
610518-014
Document Date
5/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Rusk, Dean
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. National Guard
United States. Armed Forces
United States. Air National Guard
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/8/2014 2:00:56 PM
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Press release, ''Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., other southern leaders set to speak at series of New York protest meetings''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610602-008
Author
Lawrence, George
Place Written
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Document Date
6/2/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Lawrence, George
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610602-008
Document Date
6/2/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Cal. 7
Place Written
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Handwritten notes on verso
Dates
6/5/1961
6/6/1961
6/8/1961
6/9/1961
Names
Ray, Sandy F. [Empire State Baptist Convention]
Taylor, Gardner C. [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor]
Lawrence, George W. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Belafonte, Harry
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Empire State Baptist Convention
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
New York Times Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
Montgomery Improvement Association
Delta Air Lines
Concord Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Calvary Baptist Church (Jamaica, N.Y.)
Thessalonia Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
Wilborn Temple (New York, N.Y.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
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
MS22, folder 79
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 22
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/9/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1997
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:42:20 PM
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Press Release, Statement Calling for Executive Order Declaring Segregation Illegal

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610605-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/5/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610605-001
Document Date
6/5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Topics
Nonviolence
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
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
Box 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 33, Untitled
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 33
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
MS 22 #80
Date Created
8/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/07/1990
4/17/2012 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press release, Fund raising report

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610629-018
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/29/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610629-018
Document Date
6/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Maxwell, O. Clay [National Sunday School and Baptist Training Union Congress]
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Smith, Kelly Miller
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Ray, Sandy F.
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Lawrence, George W.
Wood, James R.
Organizations
National Sunday School and Baptist Training Union Congress
Empire State Baptist Convention
Antioch Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Places
St. Louis. Mo.
Jackson, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Albany, N.Y.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/21/2008 8:55:42
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:48 AM
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