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Press release, ''Martin Luther King, Jr. named Spingarn Medalist''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570529-010
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/29/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570529-010
Document Date
5/29/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/25/1957-6/30/1957
6/28/1957
6/25/1957 - 6/30/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Spingarn, Joel Elias
Spingarn, Amy (Einstein)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Anderson, Marian
Hastie, William
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Marshall, Thurgood
Murphy, Carl
Tobias, Channing H.
Hayes, Roland
Robinson, Jackie
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
White, Walter Francis
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 32A, folder 23
Date Created
3/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press release, Martin Luther King, Jr., J. H. (Joseph Harrison) Jackson, and Roy Wilkins denounce right-to-work laws

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document581006-003
Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[10/6/1958]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Author Affiliation
National Council for Industrial Peace
Document ID
581006-003
Document Date
[10/6/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
7/8/1958-7/13/1958
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Chicago, Ill.
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Cleveland, Ohio
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
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 24, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/09/1991
Date Updated
2/6/2009 9:56:48 AM
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Press release, ''Top Leadership Meets in Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590128-010
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/28/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590128-010
Document Date
1/28/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/24/1959
12/8/1958-12/9/1958
2/12/1959
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Buford, K. L. [Tuskegee Civic Association]
Patton, W. C. [Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting]
Mitchell, W.P.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shortridge, W. E.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
LeFlore, John L. [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew) [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Baker, Ella
Dickerson, Everett M.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Halleck, Charles
Rayburn, Sam
Wilkins, J. Ernest
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Tilley, John Lee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Leevy, I.S. [Lincoln Emancipation Clubs]
Hunter, W.J. [Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc.]
Williamsom, J.C. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Bowman, William McKinley [Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia]
McCollom, Matthew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Simpkins, C.O. [United Christian Movement, Inc.]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia
Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting
Tuskegee Civic Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Christian Movement, Inc.
United States. Dept. of Justice
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
White Citizens Council
Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc
Lincoln Emancipation Clubs
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Columbia, S.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 70, folder 2,3,4 (10 of 11)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/14/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/16/1993
Date Updated
6/25/2009 11:42:47 AM
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Press release, ''Denounce beating of Alabama Negro advocate of voting rights; King, Shuttlesworth send protest letters''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590204-008
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Document Date
2/4/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Author Affiliation
Associated Negro Press
Document ID
590204-008
Document Date
2/4/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Howard, Asbury [Bessemer Voters League]
Nkrumah, Kwame
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kennedy, Robert F.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Douglas, Paul
Celler, Emanuel
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers
United States. Supreme Court
Bessemer Voters League
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
School integration
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
CABP-ICHi
Location of Original
Claude A. Barnett Papers, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Microfilm, Part 1, Associated Negro Press news release
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/1/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2002 8:50
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press Release, United States National Student Association Endorses Youth March for Integrated Schools

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590316-001
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[3/16/1959]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document ID
590316-001
Document Date
[3/16/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
4/18/1959
Names
Kiley, Robert R.
Bates, Daisy
Bunche, Ruth H.
Dahlberg, Edwin T. (Edwin Theodore)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
LaFarge, John
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Prinz, Joachim
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Keating, Kenneth B. (Kenneth Barnard)
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Douglas, Paul Howard
Belafonte, Harry
Organizations
United States National Student Association
Notre Dame University
National Guard Armory
Amalgated Butchers and Meat Cutters Union, AFL-CIO
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Student movements
School integration
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/9/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/07/2002
Date Updated
6/19/2009 5:24:34 PM
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''Anti-American Groups Not Invited to Youth March for Integrated Schools''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590417-015
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document Date
[4/17/1959]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document ID
590417-015
Document Date
[4/17/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/18/1959
Names
Randolph, A. Philip [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Topics
Communism
Youth March for Integrated Schools
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3A, folder 334
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/01/1992
Date Updated
6/30/2009 10:32:36 AM
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Press release, ''Youth Marchers on Washington Get Promise of Aid from Eisenhower''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590420-014
Author
Associated Negro Press
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/20/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Associated Negro Press
Document ID
590420-014
Document Date
4/20/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/18/1959
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Morgan, Gerald D. [United States. White House]
Organizations
National Student Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. White House
Places
Mongtomery, Ala.
Augusta, Ga.
Topics
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
School integration
Code for Location of Original
CABP-ICHi
Location of Original
Claude A. Barnett Papers, Chicago History Museum, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/29/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/30/2009 11:42:41 AM
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''90 Years-Long Enough!''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600328-005
Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/28/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600328-005
Document Date
3/28/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
3/30/1870
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
United States - Constitutional law
political participation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
EJBC-NN-Sc, 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 (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/10/1995
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:54:02 AM
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Press release, Telegrams sent to national leaders on voting rights; Northern students registered for conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600405-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/5/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600405-009
Document Date
4/5/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
4/24/1960
4/15/1960 - 4/17/1960
Names
Simpkins, C. O.
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Keating, Kenneth B. (Kenneth Barnard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Symington, Stuart [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Shaw University
United States National Student Association
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
United Christian Movement, Inc.
Places
Raleigh, N.C.
Shreveport, La.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Collection, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 120, Folder 2
Date Created
7/21/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/18/1995
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:38 PM
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Press release, ''Liberals Urge Ambassador to South Africa be Recalled for Consultation -- Suspension of Gold Purchases''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600417-014
Author
Americans for Democratic Action
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/17/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Americans for Democratic Action
Document ID
600417-014
Document Date
4/17/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
4/15/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Herter, Christian [United States. Dept. of State]
Beer, Samuel Hutchison [Americans for Democratic Action]
Carey, James B.
Gittelsohn, Roland Bertram
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Porter, Charles Orlando
Rauh, Joseph L.
Reuther, Walter [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Patton, James G. (James George)
Rosenberg, Marvin
Schlesinger, Arthur Meier
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Dept. of State
Places
South Africa
Topics
Apartheid--South Africa
World Politics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 124, folder 12
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/20/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/21/2000
Date Updated
10/1/2009 9:32:24 AM
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