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Partial List of Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Vivian, C. T. [Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [American Baptist Seminary]
LaFayette, Bernard
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lawson, James M. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Lewis, John [American Baptist Seminary]
Smith, Ruby Doris
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
American Baptist Seminary
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
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 35, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2002 8:51
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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''Minutes of the 1961 CORE National Council''

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Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610212-001
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1960
3/20/1961
1962
6/1/1960-1/31/1961
6/28/1961-7/2/1961
Names
Oldham, Charles
Yesner, Judy
Gartner, Alan
Palmer, Robert
Fields, Fred
West, Melvin
Zeller, Gerry
Rosenfeld, Ralph
Epps, James
Johnson, Elizabeth A.
Balk, Myrna
Lewis, Julia
Hodge, Henry
West, David
Moore, A. D.
Darden, Mayola
Smith, Jerome
Atkins, Robert
Barrett, Lucille
Sweet, Wester
Murphy, Mary Lu
Mason, Charles
Farmer, Lula
Farmer, James
Rich, Marvin
Carey, Gordon
Haley, Richard
Perkins, Joseph
Moore, A.D.
McCain, James T
Gaither, Tom
Ross, Harry [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Peck, James
Robinson, James R.
Laue, James H.
Williams, Vera
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Sharecropper's Fund
American Friends Service Commitee
F. W. Woolworth Company
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Schine's Theatre
Paramount Motion Pictures Group
Stanley-Warner Theatres
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Boston, Mass.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Columbia, Mo.
Columbus, Ohio
Detroit, Mich.
St. Louis, Mo.
Huntington, W. Va.
Iowa City, Iowa
Lexington, Ky.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Louisiville, Ky.
Miami, Fla.
Nashville, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
San Jose, Calif.
East St. Louis, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Portland, Ore.
Norfolk, Va.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Covington, Ky.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Texas
Lake Geneva, Wis.
Topics
Meetings
Sit-ins
Boycotts
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Other Topics
CORElator
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 22, 687
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/23/2010
8/23/2010 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:36:02 PM
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Letter to Tom Gaither

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Author
Carey, Gordon
Document Date
4/22/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Carey, Gordon
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610422-003
Document Date
4/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/13/1961
4/4/1961
4/12/1961
5/17/1961
5/18/1961
5/2/1961 - 5/3/1961
Names
Lee, James
Haley, Richard
Farmer, James
Tompkins, Paul [Payne College]
King, Lonnie C. [Committee on Appeal for Human Rights]
Person, Charles
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
McDonald, Dora E. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Gilcrist, M.L.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Williams, Walter [Jackson State College]
Gardner, Beverly [Jackson State College]
Smith, Jerome [Congress of Racial Equality]
Aaron, Julie [Congress of Racial Equality]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Payne College
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jackson State College
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Great Falls, S.C.
Oakland, Calif.
New Orleans, La.
Greensboro, S.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Lynchburg, Va.
Augusta, Ga.
Orangeburg, S.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Strategic Planning
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
CORER-WHi
Location of Original
Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/2004 15:36:1
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 AM
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''The Student Voice,'' Vol. II, nos. IV and V

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Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/1961-5/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
610500-047
Document Date
4/1961-5/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/1/1961
5/3/1961
5/17/1961
5/23/1961
5/21/1961
5/4/1961
4/17/1960
5/13/1961
10/14/1961-10/16/1961
4/21/1961-4/23/1961
6/8/1961-6/11/1961
Names
McHugh, Birdie
Hoblitzell, Bruce
Neal, Beverly
Hodge, W. J.
Stanley, Frank L. [Louisville Steering Committee]
Moore, Jamie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Lawson, James M.
Lee, Nathaniel C.
Smith, Ruby D.
Taitt, Lenora
Tucker, Lydia
Simon, Patricia
King, Lonnie C.
Mitchell, Daniel
Halloway, Frank G.
Cunningham, Raoul
Smith, Arthur
Greene, William
Gaines, John A.
Hamer, Howard
Sherrod, Charles
Jenkins, Timothy [United States National Student Association]
Gaither, Tom [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lee, Bernard Scott [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ramsay, Richard M. [American Friends Service Committee]
Roether, Herman [American Friends Service Committee]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Ed
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Thomas, Henry
Person, Charles
Baker, Ella
Peck, James
Organizations
Louisville Mayor's Committee
Louisville Steering Committee
University of Louisville
Louisville Transit Company
Committee on Appeals for Human Rights
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Supreme Court
Georgia Institute of Technology
University of Georgia
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailway's Terminal Restaurants, Co.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Greyhound Bus Lines
United States. Dept. of Justice
Atlanta University
American Friends Service Committee
Southern Conference Educational Fund
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Tougaloo College
Places
Louisville, Ky.
St. Louis, Mo.
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Raleigh, N.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Hayward County, Tenn.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Lynchburg, Va.
Charlotte, N.C.
LaGrange, Ga.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Lexington, Ky.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Houston, Texas
Richmond, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Student movements
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 73
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/19/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/20/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:51:43 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Document Date
5/9/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Author Affiliation
Coppin State Teachers College
Document ID
610509-000
Document Date
5/9/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro-American student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 56A/57, folder 39
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/25/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/26/1996
Date Updated
8/18/2009 10:33:08 AM
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Telephone Mssage from William Orrick regarding freedom riders

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Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610524-028
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Genre
Document
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Orrick, William
White, Byron R.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Barnett, Ross R.
Rosen, Alex
Guthman, Ed
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
State of Mississippi
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Federal Communications Commission
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Meridain, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
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
3/17/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/17/2008 14:33:57
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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List of Freedom Riders arrested in Jackson, Mississippi

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Document Date
[5/24/1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610524-031
Document Date
[5/24/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Dennis, David
Vivian, C. T.
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Arrest
Direct action
Freedom rides
Jail no bail
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
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
3/26/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/26/2008 14:23:37
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Phone Log for Robert F. Kennedy

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Author
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document Date
5/15/1961-5/25/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed

Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

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Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610530-005
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
2/1960
3/13/1961 - 5/29/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Patterson, Eugene
Lippmann, Walter
Seigenthaler, John
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Farmer, James
Barnett, Ross R.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Henley, C.V.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
Trailways
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi State Troopers
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
Nashville Student Movement
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Clinton, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Charlotte Observer
Tuscaloosa News
Auburn Plainsman
Montgomery Advertiser
New York Times
Washington Post
Times-Herald
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Alabama Journal
Atlanta Constitution
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)
SRCP-AB, Southern Regional Council Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:35 PM
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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at Lincoln University Commencement

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610606-025
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
41.8 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Myrdal, Gunnar
Anderson, Marian
Benedict, Ruth
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Spencer, Herbert
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Robinson, Jackie
Lewis, Joe
Hayes, Roland
Owens, Jesse
Carver, George Washington
Meade, Margaret
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Donne, John
Weber, Alfred
Einstein, Albert
Thoreau, Henry David
Aristotle
Hope, Bob
Jesus Christ
Lincoln, Abraham
Handel, George Frideric
George V
Kennedy, Robert F.
Darwin, Charles
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Lincoln University
Places
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Nigeria
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Anti-Semitism
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Communism
Direct action
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Freedom rides
India trip
International Cooperation
Jews
Judaism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
Pacifism
Poverty
Psychology
Race relations
racism
Reconciliation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Social Activism
Student movements
United States - Constitutional law
Natural law
Police - Complaints against
war and morals
I Have a Dream
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Genesis 9:24-25
Code for Location of Original
SP-LHML-PLuL
Location of Original
Special Collections and Archives, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Lincoln University, Lincoln University, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/17/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:35 AM
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