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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610800-016
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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''A Grimness In the South''

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Author
Eubanks, Bicknell
Document Date
5/27/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Eubanks, Bicknell
Document ID
610527-008
Document Date
5/27/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
Christian Science Monitor, Saturday 27 May 1961.
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Merriwether, Charles W.
Organizations
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
South Carolina
Georgia
Little Rock, Ark.
New Orleans, La.
North Carolina
Florida
Virginia
Tennessee
Massechusetts
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
NCCJ-AB
Location of Original
National Conference on Christains and Jews, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/11/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 2:22:50 PM
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Case Report on Congress of Racial Equality and the Freedom Ride Movement

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Author
Painter, Willie B.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Author Affiliation
State of Alabama Department of Public Safety, Investigative and Indentification Division
Document ID
610815-005
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1958
5/14/1961
5/29/1961
4/1961
1946
7/20/1961
7/14/1932
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
5/14/1961-7/1/1961
Names
Mann, Floyd H.
Kimbrough, N.W.
Faither, Thomas
Hughes, Genevieve McLean
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Gittelsohn, Roland Bertram
Rustin, Bayard
Robinson, Jackie
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Thurman, Howard
Wurf, Jerry
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Black, Algernon D. (Algernon David)
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Dickerson, Earl B.
Gibbons, Harold J.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Houser, George M.
Muste, Abraham John
Reid, Ira De Augustine
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Maslow, Will
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Taylor, Gardner C.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Holden, Anna
Peck, James
Gaither, Tom
Carey, Gordon
Rich, Marvin
Robinson, James R.
Farmer, James
Abernathy, Ralph
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash)
Carey, James B.
Clark, Grenville
Baldwin, James
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Ride Movement
United States. Supreme Court
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
International Fellowship of Reconciliation
War Resisters League
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
United States National Student Association
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Beulah Baptist Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Washington, D.C.
Chevy Chase, Md.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
BPD-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:08:21 PM
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''Chronology Freedom Rides from 'The Freedom Ride' May 1961''

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Author
[Zinn, Howard]
Document Date
3/13/1961--11/1/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Zinn, Howard]
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611101-016
Document Date
3/13/1961--11/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)[United States. Office of the President]
Patterson, John Malcolm [State of Alabama]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Department of Justice]
Farmer, James
Peck, Jim
Connor, Eugene
Seigenthaler, John [United States. Department of Justice]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
White, Byron R. [United States. Department of Justice]
Mann, Floyd [State of Alabama. Department of Public Safety]
Abernathy, Ralph
Nash, Diane
Lewis, John
Barnett, Ross R. [State of Mississippi]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Freedom Riders Coordinating Committee
Nashville Student Movement
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of the President
United States. Department of Justice
State of Alabama. Department of Public Safety
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Danville, Va.
Charlotte, N.C.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Chicago, Ill.
New York
LaGrange, Ga.
Rome, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
HZP-WHi
Location of Original
Howard Zinn Papers, 1956-1970, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/12/2003 13:17:6
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:10 AM
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''Citizenship workbook''

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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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Draft, Memorandum on the first nine months of the Kennedy administration

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Author
Bernhard, Berl
Document Date
10/20/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Bernhard, Berl
Author Dates
1929-
Document ID
611020-019
Document Date
10/20/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
4/11/1961
5/2/1961
5/3/1961
5/5/1961
5/6/1961
7/19/1961
3/6/1961
4/18/1961
9/22/1961
9/23/1961
Names
Dutton, Frederick G.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Hartsfield, William Berry
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Rusk, Dean
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Udall, Stewart L. [United States. Department of the Interior.]
Marshall, Thurgood
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Rowan, Carl T. (Carl Thomas)
Organizations
United States. Coast Guard
United States. Department of the Treasury
Americans for Democratic Action
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Justice
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation.
United States. Federal Aviation Agency
United States. Department of the Interior.
United States. Civil Service Commission
United States. Housing and Home Finance Agency.
United States. Internal Revenue Service.
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
New Orleans, La.
Williamsburg, Va.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Marietta, Ga.
Charleston, S.C.
Clarendon County, S.C.
Walthall County, S.C.
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Columbus, Ga.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Rochelle, N.Y.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
Federal intervention
Freedom rides
School integration
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
Reel 18
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK, White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/9/2015 8:57:54 AM
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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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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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Form Letter to Freedom Fighters

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Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/1/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610601-004
Document Date
6/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Places
Jackson, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Jail no bail
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
1/30/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/07/2001
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:24:31 PM
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''Freedom Ride, 1961 Participants''

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Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/26/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610426-023
Document Date
4/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610426-022.
Dates
4/26/1961
2/1960
1947
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Aaron, Julia [Southern University of New Orleans]
Bergman, Frances
Bergman, W. G.
Bigelow, Albert
Blankenheim, Edward
Cox, B. Elton [Pilgrim Congregational Church (Hight Point, N.C.)]
Hughes, Genevieve
Lewis, John [American Baptist Theological Seminary]
Moody, John H. [Howard University]
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Perkins, Joseph [Congress of Racial Equality]
Person, Charles [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Rollins, J. Metz [United Presbyterian Church]
Smith, Jerome M.
McDonald, James
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
League for Industrial Democracy
American Civil Liberties Union
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
American Friends Service Committee
Southern University of New Orleans
Pilgrim Congregational Church (Hight Point, N.C.)
American Baptist Theological Seminary
Howard University
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
United Presbyterian Church
University of Michigan
Wayne State University
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration
Dun and Bradstreet
Places
New Orleans, La.
High Point, N.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Washington, D.C.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Miami, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Baton Rouge, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
equality
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 7, frame 904
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/22/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2002 11:8:25
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:01 AM
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