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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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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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Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
7/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
610700-014
Document Date
7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/4/1956
6/5/4956
8/1960 - 9/1960
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Shortridge, W.E.
Smith, N. H.
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Smith and Gaston Funeral Chapel
Revelation Baptist Church (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Places
Gadsen, Ala.
Cincinnati, Ohio
New Orleans, La.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Freedom rides
Human Rights
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Arrest
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
EBCP-AB
Location of Original
T. Eugene "Bull" Connor Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 9, folder 25
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
3/12/2008 7:37:26
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

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Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

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Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Handy, W. T. (William Talbout)
Place Written
Baton Rouge, La.
Document Date
12/26/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Handy, W. T. (William Talbout)
Author Affiliation
St. Mark Methodist Church (Baton Rouge, La.)
Document ID
611226-001
Document Date
12/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
cal 7
Place Written
Baton Rouge, La.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/14/1961
12/15/1961
12/20/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Coretta Scott
Cox, B. Elton [Congress of Racial Equality]
Moore, Ronald
Pitcher, Sargent
Farris, Christine King
King, Alfred Daniel
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern University
American Friends Service Committee
Places
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Boycotts
Civil rights demonstrations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
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 4, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/29/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/03/2000
Date Updated
9/20/2010 2:48:24 PM
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Report to the President on the Department of Justice's activities in the field of Civil Rights

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Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Document Date
12/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
611229-002
Document Date
12/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/20/1961
1957
3/1961
11/1962
1954
1960
11/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Poole, Cecil F.
McCurdy, Merle M.
Hubbard, Maceo
Duncan, Charles
McCree, Wade
Parsons, James
Howard, Andrew
Marshall, Thurgood
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Macon County, Ala.
Palm Beach, Fla.
Walthall County, Miss.
Prince Edward County, Va.
St. Helena Parish, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Atlanta, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Baton Rouge, La.
California
Ohio
Michigan
Illinois
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
McComb, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Columbus, Ga.
Raleigh, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
New Rochelle, N.Y.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Discrimination in Employment
Freedom rides
Afro-American Education
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 14, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/23/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/26/2000
Date Updated
8/5/2015 10:28:35 AM
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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-007
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Nashville Christian Leadership Council (Nashville, Tenn.)
Petersburg Improvement Association (Petersburg, Va.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Raleigh, N.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Petersburg, Va.
Topics
Gandhism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Voter registration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Satyagraha
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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 85, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
6.5.0.1300
Copy Location (2)
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 91 folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CRP-NNU-T, Cleveland Robinson Papers, Tamiment Library, New York University, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 4, folder 4
Copy Location (4)
PLPC-DHU-MS, Percival Leroy Prattis Collection, Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (5)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/10/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/20/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
5/8/2017 5:59:43 PM
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Draft, This is SCLC

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-090
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-090
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Petersburg Improvement Association (Petersburg, Va.)
Nashville Christian Leadership Council (Nashville, Tenn)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
New Orleans, La.
Atlanta, Ga.
Raleigh, N.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Petersburg, Va.
Topics
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Nonviolence
Civil Disobedience
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Gandhism
Segregation--law and legislation
Satyagraha
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 35, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Date Created
12/5/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/08/2000
4/24/2012 szwald
Date Updated
9/2/2015 10:02:18 AM
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''Citizenship workbook''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-092
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-092
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Book
Document Length
34 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1857
1619
7/4/1776
1904
1924
7/10/1857
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Jefferson, Thomas
Simpkins, C. O.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Clayton, Ed
Vivian, C. T.
Boyte, Harry Chatten
Clark, Septima Poinsette
Attucks, Crispus
Truth, Sojourner
Banneker, Benjamin
Cotton, Dorothy
Young, Andrew
Tubman, Harriet
Bethune, Mary McCleod
Organizations
Citizenship Education Program
United States. Supreme Court
Daytona Educational and Industrial Training School for Negro Girls
Scotia Seminary
Bethune-Cookman Collegiate Institute
Minority Affairs of the National Youth Administration
Moody's Bible Institute
Haines Normal Institute
Places
New Orleans, La.
McIntosh, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Boston, Mass.
Mayesville, S.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Augusta, Ga.
Concord, N.C.
Savannah, Ga.
Palatka, Fla.
Daytona, Fla.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Literacy tests
Voter registration
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Church and Race Relations
Freedom songs
Other Topics
Luke 4:18
The Consitution of the United States of America
The Lord's Prayer
The New Testament
We Shall Overcome
Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
Oh Freedom
The Hammer Song
Woke Up This Morning
Wade in the Water
Done Made My Vow To Be Free
We Are Soldiers in the Army
Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel
Code for Location of Original
CRC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Civil Rights Collection, 1962-1969, Catherine Clarke Series, 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 2
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
6.5.0.800
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/6/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/08/2000
3/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:07:43 PM
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