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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/17/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600317-001
Document Date
3/17/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
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 24, folder 26
Date Created
7/1/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/02/1992
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:23:46 AM
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Draft, Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
3/17/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600317-005
Document Date
3/17/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Other Topics
Atlanta Daily World
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 74, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/10/1993
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:24:40 AM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Chambers, John S.
Dobbs, John Wesley
Gomillion, Charles G. (Charles Goode)
Anderson, Edwin B.
Leflore, John L.
Long, Herman H. (Herman Hodge)
Love, Edgar H.
Marshall, Herbert
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Perdue, M. D.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Simpkins, C. O.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Tucker, C. Eubank
Thompson, W. Hale
Wesley, Carter
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Williams, Smallwood Edmond
Davis, Grady
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/26/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Chambers, John S.
Dobbs, John Wesley
Gomillion, Charles G. (Charles Goode)
Anderson, Edwin B.
Leflore, John L.
Long, Herman H. (Herman Hodge)
Love, Edgar H.
Marshall, Herbert
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Perdue, M. D.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Simpkins, C. O.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Tucker, C. Eubank
Thompson, W. Hale
Wesley, Carter
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Williams, Smallwood Edmond
Davis, Grady
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Kentucky Council of Churches
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge
Tuskegee Civic Association
Mobile Civic Association
Fisk University
College of Bishops
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Commission on State of the Nation and Needs of the Race, General Association of Kentucky Baptists
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United Christian Movement
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (AME Zion)
The Informer Newspapers
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Bible Way Church
Shaw University
Document ID
600326-002
Document Date
3/26/1960
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. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
3/29/1960
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of State
United Nations
Places
South Africa
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Governmental investigations
Voter registration
Apartheid--South Africa
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/1993 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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''The Burning Truth in the South''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Document Date
5/1960
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
600500-000
Document Date
5/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Cal. 6
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
The Progressive 24 (May 1960): 8-10.
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Sit-ins
Nonviolence
Civil rights movements
Direct action
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Voter registration
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Afro-Americans - Religion
Afro-American student movements
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 125, Article--Martin L. King
Copy Location (1)
EPP-GEU-S, Eliza Paschall Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Date Created
3/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/05/1995
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:32:02 PM
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''The Burning Truth in the South''

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Author
Committee to Defend Martin Luther King and the Struggle for Freedom in the South
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[5/1960]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Committee to Defend Martin Luther King and the Struggle for Freedom in the South
Document ID
600500-017
Document Date
[5/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of 5/1960 Progressive.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Taylor, Gardner C.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Sit-ins
Nonviolence
Civil rights movements
Direct action
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Afro-Americans - Religion
Afro-American student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
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 85, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
PP-WHi, Progressive, Inc. Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (2)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 108
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Reel 44
Copy Location (4)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Date Created
10/29/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:10 PM
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''The president's powers in areas of race relations: An exploration''

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Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Author Affiliation
University of North Carolina
Document ID
601127-009
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
65 pp.
Dates
10/1943
12/25/1944
1941
8/20/1953
1883
1940
9/1959
1934
1948
5/1958
1/27/1958
6/1959
5/17/1954
1950-1960
1943-1945
Names
Jackson, Andrew
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, John
Washington, Booker T.
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Ashmore, Harry S.
Robinson, Jackie
Dabbs, James McBride
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Griffin, Marvin
Boggs, J. Caleb (James Caleb)
McKeldin, Theodore R. (Theodore Roosevelt)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Hayne, Robert Y.
Toure, Ahmed Sekou
Lief, Harold I.
Reed, William N.
Dilworth, Richardson
Kennon, Robert F.
Johnson, George M.
Fahy, Charles, E.
Scudder, Hazel
Waters, Vincent
Bennett, Charles E.
Cherry, Francis
Holland, Spessard
Organizations
United States. White House
White Citizens Council
United States. Navy
United States. Army
Southern Regional Council
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Department of War
United States. Veterans Administration
Tulane University
United States. National Guard
United States. Department of Defense
United States. Department of Labor
United States. National Parks Service
United States. National Forest Service
United States Employment Services
National Labor Relations Board
United States. Federal Reserve Bank
Fair Employment Practices Committee
Wall Street Journal
Kaiser Aluminum Company
Bethlehem Steel Corp.
General Dynamics Corp.
National Mediation Board
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen
United States. Office of Education
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Department of Interior
United Mine Workers of America
Civil Aeronautics Administration
Southeastern Greyhound Lines Co.
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Fortune Magazine
United States. Public Housing Administration
Urban Renewal Administration
Arkansas Gazette
Places
South Carolina
North Carolina
Guinea
Arkansas
Asia
Europe
Mississippi
California
Guam
Kentucky
Maryland
Virgin Islands
Kansas
New York
Texas
Georgia
Virginia
West Virginia
New Jersey
Washington
Oregon
Tennessee
Oklahoma
Arizona
Puerto Rico
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Chicago, Ill.
New Haven, Conn.
Las Vegas, Nev.
Southern Pines, N.C.
New Bern, N.C.
Ashville, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
Vlousia County, Fla.
Danville, Va.
Greensboro, N.C.
Harrison County, Miss.
Clinton, Tenn.
Sacramento, Calif.
Lexington, Ky.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Houston, Tex.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Fort Worth, Tex.
Sparrows Point, Md.
Baton Rouge, La.
Charleston, W. Va.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
St. Louis, Mo.
Wilmington, Del.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Sumter, S.C.
Columbus, Ga.
Grand Fords, N.D.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
128
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/2/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:16:45 PM
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Memo to Kenneth P. O'Donnell

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Author
Reeves, Frank D.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/22/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reeves, Frank D.
Document ID
610322-002
Document Date
3/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
O'Donnell, Kenneth [United States. White House]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. White House
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Letter to Harris Wofford

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610405-008
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/5/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
610405-008
Document Date
4/5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/23/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris [United States. White House]
Hatcher, Andy
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Williams, John Bell
Organizations
United States. White House
National Civil Liberties Clearing House
Topics
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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
Box 11, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/13/2000
3/5/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/22/2015 9:23:24 AM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Farmer, James
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/26/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610426-022
Document Date
4/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 610424-015 and 610426-023.
Dates
5/17/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
Organizations
United States. White House
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailway Bus Lines
Places
Washington, D.C.
New Orleans, La.
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Gandhism
Nonviolence
Jim Crow
United States - Constitutional law
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 900
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:37 PM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Beloit College Student Senate
Place Written
Beloit, Wis.
Document Date
5/23/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Beloit College Student Senate
Document ID
610523-024
Document Date
5/23/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Place Written
Beloit, Wis.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/20/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Zwerg, Jim [Beloit College]
Coffman, Michael
Organizations
Fisk University
United States. White House
United States. Marshalls Service
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Federal intervention
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
AFF-WBB
Location of Original
Alumni and Faculty Files, Beloit College Archives, Beloit, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/18/2004 11:17:37
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:20 AM
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