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Press release, James Lawson to become staff consultant

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610111-001
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/11/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610111-001
Document Date
1/11/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Lawson, James M.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Scott Chapel Methodist Church
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
India
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
SAVFC-WHi
Location of Original
Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/28/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/23/1996
Date Updated
4/25/2012 11:55:04 AM
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Letter to Floyd Patterson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610306-031
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document Date
3/6/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document ID
610306-031
Document Date
3/6/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Nash, Diane [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Patterson, Floyd
Organizations
Jet Magazine
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Topics
Sit-ins
Afro-American student movements
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, 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
1/27/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 13:47:31
5/7/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:14 AM
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Newsletter 1, no. 1

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-008
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610500-008
Document Date
5/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
10/19/1960
3/7/1961
10/15/1961
2/21/1961
1/1/1961
6/1959
5/17/1954
1/27/1961
2/4/1961
Names
Hartsfield, William Berry
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Allen, Ivan
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Belafonte, Harry
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Golden, Harry
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Sinatra, Frank
Jackson, Mahalia
Basie, Count
Martin, Dean
Potier, Sidney
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Lawson, James M.
Cotton, Dorothy
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Smith, Kelly Miller
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Odom, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sylvester)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Petersberg Improvement Association
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Virginia State College
Concord Baptist Church
Boston Universtiy
Places
Prince Edward County, Va.
Oakland, Calif.
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Goldsboro, N.C.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Petersberg, Va.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Topics
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Other Topics
New York Times
Nation Magazine
Equality Now
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 122, folder 20
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/28/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''President's report''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-013
Author
Reid, Milton, A.
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reid, Milton, A.
Author Affiliation
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610500-013
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/1960
4/26/1961
5/17/1961
6/30/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abernathy, Ralph
Hamilton, Walter L.
Williams, Robert G.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Ribicoff, Abraham
Powell, Adam Clayton
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Wood, Virgil
Griffin, L.F.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
First Baptist Church, Petersburg, Va.
Places
Prince Edward County, Md.
Petersburg, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Sit-ins
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 11
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 129, folder 21, Reel 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/1/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:54:45 AM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-005
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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''Order,'' United States v. Ku Klux Klan

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610602-003
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Document Date
6/2/1961
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Author Affiliation
Defendants
Document ID
610602-003
Document Date
6/2/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Legal
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
5/20/1961
5/14/1961
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Robb, Spencer [United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation]
Stanley, Marvin [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Shows, Jack D. [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Mann, Floyd
Davis, Hartwell
Johnson, Frank Minis [United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)]
Organizations
United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fisk University
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailways Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
Gulf Transport Company
Southeastern Stages
Greyhound Corp.
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Marshalls Service
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Governmental investigations
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Civil Action 1718-N
Montgomery Advertiser
Robbins v. United States 284 f. 39
Perko v. United States 204 f. 2d 446
Burton v. Willmington Parking Authority, et. al. 365 U.S. 715
Kent v. Dulles 357 U.S. 116
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/18/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/28/1988
6/19/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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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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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.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610707-008
Author
Taylor, Gardner C.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/7/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
T
Author
Taylor, Gardner C.
Author Affiliation
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Document ID
610707-008
Document Date
7/7/1961
Type of Writing
T
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
MLKP designates second page as an enclosure
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Powell, Adam Clayton
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Johnson, John H. (John Harold)
Wilkins, Roy
Abernathy, Ralph
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Meany, George
Reuther, Walter
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Luce, Henry Robinson
Farmer, James
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Spellman, Francis
Gallup, C. Stanton
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Johnson Publications, Inc.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
American Baptist Convention
Time-Life Broadcast, inc.
Congress of Racial Equality
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
New York
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/10/2010
5/13/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Telegram to United States. Interstate Commerce Commission

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610728-012
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
7/28/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610728-012
Document Date
7/28/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
8/15/1961
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
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 9, folder 51
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/19/2000
Date Updated
9/30/2011 3:03:26 PM
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