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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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Story of freedom rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610531-020
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Document Date
5/31/1961
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610531-020
Document Date
5/31/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Genre
Essay
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
LaFayette, Bernard
Patterson, John Malcolm
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Zwerg, Jim [Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference]
Moore, Jamie [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Connor, Eugene
Collins, Lucretia
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lot (Biblical figure)
Lot's wife (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Greyhound Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Arrest
Other Topics
Matthew 9:37
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker 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 (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/5/2002 10:38:28
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:03 AM
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Letter to J. Edgar (John Edgar) Hoover

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610601-006
Author
Special Agent in Charge, Birmingham, Ala.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/1/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Special Agent in Charge, Birmingham, Ala.
Author Affiliation
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
610601-006
Document Date
6/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/14/1961
6/5/1961
6/9/1961
Names
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Chappell
Lewallyn, Cecil
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Thompson, Francis
Rosen
Jenkins
Organizations
Anniston (Ala.) Police Dept.
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Archives
Governmental investigations
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
FRFoIF-WHi
Location of Original
Freedom Rides Freedom of Information Act Files, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/26/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/3/2004 13:55:56
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:17 AM
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''Order,'' United States v. Ku Klux Klan

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610602-003
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Document Date
6/2/1961
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Author Affiliation
Defendants
Document ID
610602-003
Document Date
6/2/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Legal
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
5/20/1961
5/14/1961
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Robb, Spencer [United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation]
Stanley, Marvin [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Shows, Jack D. [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Mann, Floyd
Davis, Hartwell
Johnson, Frank Minis [United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)]
Organizations
United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fisk University
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailways Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
Gulf Transport Company
Southeastern Stages
Greyhound Corp.
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Marshalls Service
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Governmental investigations
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Civil Action 1718-N
Montgomery Advertiser
Robbins v. United States 284 f. 39
Perko v. United States 204 f. 2d 446
Burton v. Willmington Parking Authority, et. al. 365 U.S. 715
Kent v. Dulles 357 U.S. 116
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
7/18/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/28/1988
6/19/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press release, ''Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., other southern leaders set to speak at series of New York protest meetings''

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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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Letter to J. Raymond Henderson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610606-013
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/6/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610606-013
Document Date
6/6/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/17/1961
Names
Henderson, J. Raymond [Second Baptist Church]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Lawson, James M.
Vivian, C. T.
Lee, Bernard S.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Congress of Racial Equality
Second Baptist Church
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
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 58, folder 44 (2 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/1999
5/13/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Wyatt Tee Walker

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Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/8/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
610608-010
Document Date
6/8/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/19/1961
5/17/1961
6/1/1961
6/2/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Connor, Eugene
Billingsley, Orzell
Hall, Peter A.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/6/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/2009 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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''Rules of Conduct In Sit Down Demonstrations''

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Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/12/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610612-002
Document Date
6/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Warren, Earl
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Connor, Eugene
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
The Communist Party
Congress of Racial Equality
Urban League
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Army
Places
New York
Topics
Hate mail
Sit-ins
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
11/13/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/13/1997
4/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610620-003
Author
[McDonald, Dora E.]
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/20/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[McDonald, Dora E.]
Document ID
610620-003
Document Date
6/20/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/1962
7/1961
Names
Bullock, M. DeWitt
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Poinsett, Alex
Belafonte, Harry
Carey, Gordon
Wheatley, Henry
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
King, Alfred Daniel
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Johnson, Robert L.
Gray, William
Pauling, Linus
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
New Rochelle, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
St. Louis, Mo.
Chicago, Ill.
Syracuse, N.Y.
San Francisco, Calif.
Montgomery, Ala.
Philadelphia, Penn.
Racine, Wisc.
London, England
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
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 54
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/1999
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:42:25 PM
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Draft, The Time for Freedom has Come

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[7/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610700-005
Document Date
[7/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 9/10/61 New York Times Magazine.
Dates
1956
1961
Names
Pollard, Francis
Myrdal, Gunnar
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hugo, Victor
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Freedom rides
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Civil Disobedience
Afro-American Education
Afro-American student movements
Other Topics
New York Times Magazine
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
M1 #358
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/2/2011
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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