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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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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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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at Lincoln University Commencement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610606-025
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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''The American Dream,'' Address at Lincoln University on 6/6/1961

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
6/9/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610609-011
Document Date
6/9/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Genre
Speech
Document Length
18 pp.
Names
Myrdal, Gunnar
Hope, Bob
King, Coretta Scott
Donne, John
Weber, Alfred
MacIver, Robert M. (Robert Morrison)
Einstein, Albert
Mead, Margaret
Benedict, Ruth
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Louis, Joe
Owens, Jesse
Robinson, Jackie
Thoreau, Henry David
Lincoln, Abraham
Aristotle
Spencer, Herbert
Sibelius, Jean
Toscanini, Arturo
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Noah (Biblical figure)
Darwin, Charles
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Lincoln University
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Tokoyo, Japan
Seattle, Wash.
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Gordon County, Ga.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Bible, O.T.
Civil rights movements
equality
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Sit-ins
Communism
India trip
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
1/14/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/1/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:13 AM
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Letter to Robert Cobb

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610612-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/12/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610612-004
Document Date
6/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Cobb, Robert [Elks Civil Liberties Committee of Western Massachusetts]
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Organizations
Elks Civil Liberties Committee of Western Massachusetts
Places
Springfield, Mass.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Freedom rides
political participation
Sit-ins
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
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/31/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/03/2000
Date Updated
10/19/2010 3:41:35 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
McCall, Homer L.
Place Written
Paris, France
Document Date
6/28/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
McCall, Homer L.
Document ID
610628-005
Document Date
6/28/1961
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Paris, France
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/3/1961-8/11/1961
1870-1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Coretta Scott
King, Alberta Williams
King, Martin Luther
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Oxford University
University of Paris
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Support correspondence
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 35, folder 27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/20/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/20/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:00:52 PM
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Draft, The Time for Freedom has Come

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610700-005
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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Galley, The Time for Freedom has Come

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610731-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[7/31/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610731-004
Document Date
[7/31/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610731-003. Marginal comment by King.
Names
Pollard, Francis
Hugo, Victor
Myrdal, Gunnar
Nkrumah, Kwame
Azikiwe, Nnamdi
Mboya, Tom
Banda, Hastings
Lumumba, Patrice
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Civil Disobedience
Afro-American student movements
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Freedom rides
Jim Crow
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-American Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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
2.4.0.530
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/29/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/04/1999
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
9/1/2015 12:53:07 PM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610801-011
Author
Braden, Anne
Place Written
Louisville, Ky.
Document Date
8/1/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Braden, Anne
Author Dates
1924-2006
Document ID
610801-011
Document Date
8/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Louisville, Ky.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/1/1961
2/1/1962
5/11/1961
1958
Names
Braden, Carl
Wilkinson, Frank
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Dorothy
Braden, Jimmy
Braden, Anita
Braden, Beth
Organizations
Greenville Prison Camp
Fulton County Jail
House Un-American Activities Committee
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Washington, D.C.
Alabama
Vermont
Florida
Greenville, S.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
CAABP-WHi
Location of Original
Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 20, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:54 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Maguire, John David
Place Written
Middletown, Conn.
Document Date
8/10/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Maguire, John David
Author Affiliation
Wesleyan University
Document ID
610810-023
Document Date
8/10/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Middletown, Conn.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/4/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Swift, Dave
Coffin, William Sloane
Pollak, Louis H.
Greenberg, Jack
Organizations
Yale University
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Boston, Mass.
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
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 55, folder 26 (1 of 2)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/9/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/11/2000
Date Updated
10/25/2010 3:19:53 PM
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