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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
580620-001
Document Date
6/20/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/23/1958
5/6/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Dawson, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
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 64, folder 20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:26 PM
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''Human Background of the Civil Rights Issue''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600214-004
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/14/1960
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Document ID
600214-004
Document Date
2/14/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of New York Times Magazine, 2/14/1960
Published In
New York Times Magazine
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Myrdal, Gunnar
Parker, Mack Charles
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
McGill, Ralph [Atlanta Constitution]
Greenberg, Jack
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Atlanta Constitution
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
School integration
Voter registration
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
An American Dilemma
Sunrise at Campobello
Race Relations and American Law
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 139, ''Articles on 'Sit-ins' and Civil Rights Debate''
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/10/2009 10:45:30 AM
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Interview on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Arrest and the Student Sit-ins

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Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[10/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Film
Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Author Dates
1892-1980
Document ID
601000-016
Document Date
[10/1960]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
9.5 min.
Dates
8/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Alfred Daniel
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Sit-ins
Student movements
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
WSB-TV-GU
Location of Original
WSB Television News Video Archive, University of Georgia, Libraries, Athens, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
42886
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/3/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/01/2001
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:55:01 AM
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Interview on Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Arrest and Student Sit-ins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601024-017
Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/24/1960]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film
Author
Hartsfield, William Berry
Author Dates
1892-1980
Document ID
601024-017
Document Date
[10/24/1960]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Film
Document Length
7.2 min
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Alfred Daniel
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Sit-ins
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
WSB-TV-GU
Location of Original
WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection, Walter J. Brown Media Archive & Peabody Awards Collection, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/20/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2003 16:20:33
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:13 AM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy and Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
10/27/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Document ID
601027-004
Document Date
10/27/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Williams, Aubrey Willis [Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.) [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
LeFlore, John L. [Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.]
Melchor, John C. [Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association]
Drew, R.L. [Coahoma Progressive Voters League]
Noble, W.D. [Collegeville Civic League]
Harris, Curtis W. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Nickens, Royal J. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Wood, Virgil [Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Steele, C. Kenzie [Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)]
Davis, Edward D. [Florida Voters League]
Dobbs, John Wesley [Georgia Voters League]
Henry, Aaron [Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership]
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Council]
Chrisbon, A.S. [Non-Partisan Voters League]
Williams, R.G. [Petersburg Improvement Association]
Simpkins, C.O [United Christian Movement]
Dewitty, Arthur [Travis County Voters League]
Menefee, Lula [North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club]
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Presidential candidates, 1960
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Sit-ins
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
CAABP-WHi
Location of Original
Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/24/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/25/1993
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:23:46 AM
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Interview on John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy's Role in Release from Prison

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[10/27/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601027-035
Document Date
[10/27/1960]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Interview
Document Length
.8 min.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
WSB-TV-GU
Location of Original
WSB Television News Video Archive, University of Georgia, Libraries, Athens, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
34577
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/11/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/31/2001
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:55:02 AM
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Interview after Release from Georgia State Prison

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Reidsville, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/27/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601027-036
Document Date
[10/27/1960]
Document Type
Film
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
[Reidsville, Ga.]
Genre
Interview
Document Length
2.8 min
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Republican Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
NBCC-NNNBC
Location of Original
National Broadcasting Company, Inc., Collection, National Broadcasting Company, Inc., General Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/2002
12/20/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601028-003
Author
Burchfield, Ray A.
Place Written
Anderson, Ind.
Document Date
10/28/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Burchfield, Ray A.
Author Affiliation
Fifth Street Methodist Church (Anderson, Ind.)
Document ID
601028-003
Document Date
10/28/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Anderson, Ind.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Mitchell, J. Oscar
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lawson, James M.
Organizations
National Urban League
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Presidential Elections
Support correspondence
political participation
Other Topics
The Rising Tide of Racial Consciousness
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 21, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/1994
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:43:31 AM
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Press release, 1,000 Members Protest Against the Arrest of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/30/1960
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
601030-000
Document Date
10/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/3/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Travis, Dempsey
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Mitchell, J. Oscar
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Choppin African Methodist Episcopal Church (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/06/1996
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:49:42 AM
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Suggested Statement on Arrest of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Walsh, Lawrence E.
Document Date
10/31/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walsh, Lawrence E.
Document ID
601031-022
Document Date
10/31/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/26/1960
9/27/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Tiffany, Gordon M.
Hannah, John A.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Blake, Harry
Simpkins, C.O.
Atlas, Francis Joseph
Organizations
Rich's Department Store
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Sit-ins
Governmental investigations
Discrimination
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF 142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/12/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/16/2000
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:54:05 AM
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