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Biographical sketch of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[1955]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
550000-110
Document Date
[1955]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 2
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Morehouse College
University of Pennsylvania
Atlanta University Laboratory High School
Booker T. Washington High School
Crozer Theological Seminary
Boston University
Harvard University
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Chester, Pa.
Topics
Martin Luther King -- Biography
Martin Luther King -- Education
Martin Luther King -- Parents
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/22/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/09/1989
Date Updated
3/27/2009 10:44:07 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Smith, Kelly Miller
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
12/3/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smith, Kelly Miller
Author Dates
1920-1984
Author Affiliation
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Document ID
591203-006
Document Date
12/3/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
American Baptist Seminary
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/29/1994
Date Updated
7/8/2009 4:46:52 PM
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''Human Background of the Civil Rights Issue''

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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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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Butler, George O.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/15/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Butler, George O.
Author Affiliation
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
Document ID
600315-010
Document Date
3/15/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) [United States. Office of the Vice President]
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Office of the Vice President
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
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
5/4/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1993
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:16:49 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/21/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Author Dates
1904-1986
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. Senate
Document ID
600421-004
Document Date
4/21/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 600408-013.
Dates
4/8/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 28A, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/18/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/19/1993
Date Updated
9/29/2016 10:07:35 AM
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''Problems in the Segregated South''

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Author
Jones, Lewis Wade
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/15/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Jones, Lewis Wade
Author Dates
1910-
Document ID
601015-001
Document Date
10/15/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 601101-013.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Coretta Scott
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Hughes, Everett
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Texas State University
Tuskegee Institute
Places
Marion, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Apartheid--South Africa
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-American Education
Nonviolence
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
1.1.0.24660
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/2/2002 9:24:53
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 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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''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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''The federal executive and civil rights''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610100-019
Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610100-019
Document Date
1/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
54 pp.
Dates
1941
1946
1960
1877-1933
1948-1949
1954-1957
Names
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Truman, Harry S.
Harris, R. J.
Organizations
University of North Carolina
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States Informational Agency
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
United States. Dept. of Defense
Atomic Energy Commission
National Science Foundation
White Citizens Council
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Army
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Army Corp of Engineers
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Interior
United States. Veterans' Administration
Federal Aviation Agency
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
New Orleans, La.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Washington, D.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Wilcox, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Sumter, Ala.
Union, Fla.
Webster, Ga.
Early, Ga.
Fayette, Ga.
Gwinnett, Ga.
East Carroll, La.
Ouachita, La.
East Feliciana, La.
McCormick, S.C.
Clarendon, S.C.
Hampton, S.C.
Bolivar, Miss.
LeFlore, Miss.
Forrest, Miss.
Terreell County, Ga.
Macon County, Ala.
Bienville Parish, La.
Washington Parish, La.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Texas
Alabama
North Carolina
Virginia
Africa
Asia
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Presidential candidates, 1960
United States - Constitutional law
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
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
Reel 219
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2010
3/1/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:28:37 PM
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Equality Now: The President Has the Power

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610119-005
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
16 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610119-001. Draft of 2/4/61 Nation
Dates
1934
1954
1959
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Bootle, W.A.
Wright, J. Skelly
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Federal Housing Administration
Places
India
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Emancipation Proclamation
Other Topics
The Nation
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 55A, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/1999
Date Updated
3/21/2014 11:18:26 AM
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