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Letter to James J. Matles

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/25/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Document ID
571125-005
Document Date
11/25/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/21/1957
Names
Matles, James J. [United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America]
Organizations
Westinghouse Electrical Corporation
United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Labor Movement
Support correspondence
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
UERR-PPiU-IS
Location of Original
United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) Records, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/13/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/19/1993
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:56:03 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580307-007
Author
Matles, James J.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/7/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Matles, James J.
Author Affiliation
United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America
Document ID
580307-007
Document Date
3/7/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
General Electric Company
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
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 73, Folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/2/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/02/1992
Date Updated
2/5/2009 2:20:38 PM
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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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''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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Telegram to John Malcolm Patterson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600617-012
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/17/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
600617-012
Document Date
6/17/1960
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
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar [Alabama State College]
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill) [Alabama State College]
Organizations
Alabama State College
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Sit-ins
Afro-American Education
Discrimination in Employment
United States - Constitutional law
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 20, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/11/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/12/2000
Date Updated
10/8/2009 9:26:23 AM
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''Minutes of the 1961 CORE National Council''

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Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610212-001
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1960
3/20/1961
1962
6/1/1960-1/31/1961
6/28/1961-7/2/1961
Names
Oldham, Charles
Yesner, Judy
Gartner, Alan
Palmer, Robert
Fields, Fred
West, Melvin
Zeller, Gerry
Rosenfeld, Ralph
Epps, James
Johnson, Elizabeth A.
Balk, Myrna
Lewis, Julia
Hodge, Henry
West, David
Moore, A. D.
Darden, Mayola
Smith, Jerome
Atkins, Robert
Barrett, Lucille
Sweet, Wester
Murphy, Mary Lu
Mason, Charles
Farmer, Lula
Farmer, James
Rich, Marvin
Carey, Gordon
Haley, Richard
Perkins, Joseph
Moore, A.D.
McCain, James T
Gaither, Tom
Ross, Harry [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Peck, James
Robinson, James R.
Laue, James H.
Williams, Vera
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Sharecropper's Fund
American Friends Service Commitee
F. W. Woolworth Company
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Schine's Theatre
Paramount Motion Pictures Group
Stanley-Warner Theatres
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Boston, Mass.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Columbia, Mo.
Columbus, Ohio
Detroit, Mich.
St. Louis, Mo.
Huntington, W. Va.
Iowa City, Iowa
Lexington, Ky.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Louisiville, Ky.
Miami, Fla.
Nashville, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
San Jose, Calif.
East St. Louis, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Portland, Ore.
Norfolk, Va.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Covington, Ky.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Texas
Lake Geneva, Wis.
Topics
Meetings
Sit-ins
Boycotts
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Other Topics
CORElator
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 22, 687
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/23/2010
8/23/2010 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:36:02 PM
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''Self-Portrait of a Symbol: Martin Luther King, Part II''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/14/1961
Genre
Published interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610214-008
Document Date
2/14/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published interview
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Post, 14 February 1961.
Names
Wallace, Mike
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
Nation Magazine
New York Times Company
WNTA-TV
Places
Levittown, N.J.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Presidential candidates, 1960
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Code for Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Location of Original
MLKPP
Date Created
10/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:54 AM
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''Self-Portrait of a Symbol: Martin Luther King''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610215-029
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/13/1961-2/15/1961
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610215-029
Document Date
2/13/1961-2/15/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
New York Post, 13 February 1961.
New York Post, 14 February 1961.
New York Post, 15 February 1961.
Dates
1954
2/7/1961
2/8/1961
Names
Wallace, Mike
Wilkins, Roy
Jesus Christ
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Eisenhower, Dwight D.(Dwight David)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Coretta Scott
Jefferson, Thomas
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Lincoln, Abraham
Marx, Karl
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Sitton, Claude
Stalin, Joseph
Baldwin, James
Organizations
Harper's Magazine
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
WNTA-TV
United States. Supreme Court
New York Times Company
United States. Federal Housing Administration
Nation Magazine
Places
New Orleans, La.
Levittown, N.J.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Communism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Childhood and Youth
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Presidential candidates, 1960
Presidential Elections
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Sit-ins
Civil Disobedience
Direct action
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/18/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:57 AM
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''Summary for the Press, Workshop and Institute on Race Bias in Trade Unions, Industry and Government''

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Author
Parrish, Richard
Brown, Lloyd
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Parrish, Richard
Brown, Lloyd
Author Affiliation
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610218-001
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
7/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison) [Howard University]
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Alexander, Raymond Pace
Height, Dorothy I. [National Council of Negro Women]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Brown, Theodore E.
Robinson, Spotswood W. [Howard University]
Wall, William J. [A.M.E. Zion Church]
Goldberg, Arthur
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Metropolitan Baptist Chuch, Washington D.C.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Howard University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Council of Negro Women
A.M.E. Zion Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/13/1999
5/7/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Press release, Institute and workshop mark launch of drive against job discrimination

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610218-002
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610218-002
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Goldberg, Arthur J. [United States. Dept. of Labor]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Carter, Elmer A. (Elmer Anderson) [New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination]
Daly, Victor [United States Employment Service]
Thomas, Julius [National Urban League]
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Webster, Milton P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison) [Howard University]
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Parrish, Richard F. (Richard Franklin)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Labor
Metro Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination
United States Employment Service
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy.
International Association of Railway Employees
International Longshoremen Association
Seafarers International Union
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Labor Movement
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1999
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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