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Draft, ''Why We Can't Wait''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1964
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
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
640100-005
Document Date
1/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Book
Document Length
121 pp.
Dates
6/16/1963
4/3/1963
4/25/1963
5/5/1963
4/12/1963-6/24/1963
6/30/1963
7/7/1963
7/14/1963
6/3/1963
6/4/1963
6/20/1963
7/10/1963
5/16/1963
1956
7/6/1963
6/10/1963
8/1962
7/3/1963
8/5/1963
6/26/1963
6/15/1963
5/24/1963
5/17/1954
1957
1/1963
1955
5/1962
9/1962
3/18/1963
3/19/1963
2/4/1963
3/1/1963
3/5/1963
4/2/1963
3/31/1963
4/14/1963
4/11/1963
4/15/1963
1960
4/20/1963
5/2/1963
5/8/1963
5/10/1963
5/11/1963
5/12/1963
Names
Washington, George
Attucks, Crispus
Banneker, Benjamin
L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
Lincoln, Abraham
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Beckwith, Byron De La
Reston, James [New York Times Company]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Gregory, Dick
Wilkins, Roy
Moore, William
Moore, William (Mrs.)
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Brewer, Nadine [Metropolitan Opera Company]
Harper, Elinor [Metropolitan Opera Company]
Allen, Ivan [Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Wilson, Edgar H. [Macon (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Maclean, Malcolm R. [Savannah (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Cowger, William O. [Louisville (Ky.). Office of the Mayor]
Combs, Burt T. [Kentucky. Office of the Governor]
Gremillion, Jack P. F. [Louisiana. Office of the Attorney General]
Thompson, Allen C. [Jackson (Miss.). Office of the Mayor]
Doar, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Waller, William L. [Hinds County (Miss.). Office of the District Attorney]
Henry, Aaron [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Diggs, Charles C.
Burnley, W. C. (William Clayton) [Greenville (Miss.). Police Dept.]
Sanford, Terry [North Carolina. Office of the Governor]
Clark, A. Wilbur [Fayetteville (N.C.). Office of the Mayor]
Enloe, William G. [Raleigh (N.C.). Office of the Mayor]
Erwin, William J. [Dan River Mills]
Stinson, Julian R. [Danville (Va.). Office of the Mayor]
Holt, Len
Flannery, J. Harold [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Aiken, Archibald M. [Danville (Va.). Corporation Court]
Michie, Thomas J. [United States. District Court (Virginia : Western District)]
Sheppard, Eleanor [Richmond (Va.). Office of the Mayor]
Johnson, Samuel
Raubinger, Frederick M. [New Jersey. Dept. of Education]
Carter, Robert L. [NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund]
Zuber, Paul B.
Richardson, Gloria [Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee]
Goldwag, Arnold [Congress of Racial Equality]
Henry, Winder Laird [Dorchester County (Md.). Circuit Court]
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Baldwin, James
Baldwin, David
Hansberry, Lorraine
Belafonte, Harry
Horne, Lena
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft [City College of New York (New York, N.Y.)]
Smith, Jerome M.
Berry, Edwin C. [National Urban League]
Tate, Hugh J. [Philadelphia (Pa.). Office of the Mayor]
Van Winkle, Rip
Jefferson, Thomas
Sizemore, Ralph
Aaron, Judge
McDonald, Dora E.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Pitts, Lucius H. [Miles College (Fairfield, Ala.)]
Gaston, A. G. (Arthur George)
Gardner, Edward Hall [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Shortridge, William E.
Drew, John J.
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
King, Tom
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) [New York. Office of the Governor]
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand) [New York (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor]
Robinson, Marvin T. [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Stovall, Edward [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Dawkins, Maurice A. [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Collins, Mansfield [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Harris, Curtis [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Reid, Milton A. [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Wood, Virgil A. [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Pollard, Francis
Lawson, James M. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Nash, Diane [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lee, Bernard Scott [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy F. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Jesus Christ
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Anderson, Marian
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
King, Coretta Scott
King, Bernice A.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Billingsley, Orzell
Jones, Clarence B.
Billups, Charles
Elliott, J. Robert [United States. District Court (Georgia : Middle District)]
Marshall, Burke [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
DeMille, Cecil
Walker, Theresa Ann
King, Alfred Daniel
Organizations
Holy Family Hospital (Birmingham, Ala.)
United States. Marine Corps
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. White House
University of Mississippi (Oxford, Miss.)
University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, Ala.)
New York Times Company
Leflore County (Miss.). Courthouse
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
F. W. Woolworth and Company
Walgreen Co.
Metropolitan Opera Company
Atlanta (Ga.). Chamber of Commerce
Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
University of Florida (Gainesville, Fla.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Atlanta Committee for Cooperative Action
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
First Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Macon (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
Augusta Chronicle-Herald
Howard Johnson Restaurant (Savannah, Ga.)
Savannah (Ga.). City Commission
Savannah (Ga.). Chamber of Commerce
Savannah (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
Georgia. Dept. of Public Safety
Ku Klux Klan
Louisville (Ky.). Human Relations Committee
Louisville (Ky.). Board of Aldermen
Louisville (Ky.). Office of the Mayor
Kentucky. Office of the Governor
Louisiana. State Capitol
Louisiana. Office of the Attorney General
Jackson (Miss.). Office of the Mayor
United States. Dept. of Justice
Hinds County (Miss.). Office of the District Attorney
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Mississippi. Supreme Court
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Greenville (Miss.). Police Dept.
North Carolina. Office of the Governor
Charlotte (N.C.). Chamber of Commerce
Durham (N.C.). City Council
Fayetteville (N.C.). Office of the Mayor
Raleigh (N.C.). Office of the Mayor
S. H. Kress and Company
W. T. Grant Company
H. L. Green Company
Danville (Va.). Office of the Mayor
Danville (Va.). City Council
Danville (Va.). Corporation Court
United States. District Court (Virginia : Western District)
Richmond (Va.). Office of the Mayor
Parker Field (Richmond, Va.)
Kentucky. General Assembly
New Jersey. Dept. of Education
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Congress of Racial Equality
Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee
Dorchester County (Md.). Circuit Court
City College of New York (New York, N.Y.)
National Urban League
Philadelphia (Pa.). Office of the Mayor
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham Barons (Baseball team)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Miles College (Fairfield, Ala.)
Dorchester Center (Midway, Ga.)
A. G. Gaston Motel (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
New York (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor
New York. Office of the Governor
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Regional Council
Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tenn.)
Alabama State College (Montgomery, Ala.)
Washington Post
Birmingham World (Birmingham, Ala.)
Senior Citizens Committee (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Chamber of Commerce
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
United States. District Court (Georgia : Middle District)
New Pilgrim Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
Alabama. National Guard
Places
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Valley Forge, Pa.
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Leflore County, Miss.
Attalla, Ala.
Hot Springs, Ark.
Augusta, Ga.
Macon, Ga.
Rome, Ga.
Savannah, Ga.
Louisville, Ky.
Bowling Green, Ky.
Hopkinsville, Ky.
Danville, Ky.
Frankfort, Ky.
Paducah, Ky.
Baton Rouge, La.
Buras, La.
New Orleans, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Canton, Miss.
Greenville, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Greenville, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Fayetteville, N.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Greenville, S.C.
Columbia, S.C.
Danville, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Charlottesville, Va.
Richmond, Va.
Oklahoma
Texas
Englewood, N.J.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Cambridge, Md.
Michigan
Tallahassee, Fla.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Chicago, Ill.
Talladega, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Birmingham, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Sit-ins
Police - Complaints against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Freedom songs
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Albany Movement
Boycotts
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Direct action
Student movements
Why We Can't Wait
Discrimination in public accommodations
Discrimination in Employment
Federal intervention
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Other Topics
The True Story of Birmingham
A Summer of Discontent
New Day in Birmingham
Why We Can't Wait
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 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/08/1998
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Date Updated
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Form telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-028
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Author Affiliation
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Document ID
630301-028
Document Date
3/1/1963
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. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Travis, James
Moses, Robert Parris
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Leflore County, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Federal intervention
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 8, frame 59
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 374, folder 11
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 127, folder 13
Copy Location (3)
VEPP-RWWL, Voter Education Project Organizational Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 10
Copy Location (4)
ASRC-RWWL, Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 175, folder 1859
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/14/2019 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/19/2019 dalai
8/10/2021 dalai
8/24/2022 dalai
Date Updated
8/24/2022 1:45:49 PM
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Letter to James Farmer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630321-008
Author
White, Lee C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
White, Lee C.
Author Dates
1923-2013
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
630321-008
Document Date
3/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/7/1963
3/6/1963
2/28/1963
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Greenlee, William H.
Kersey, Wesley
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
New York, N.Y.
Leflore County, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Federal intervention
Governmental investigations
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
Box 374, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Reel 8, frame 44
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/13/2002 10:37:8
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8/10/2021 dalai
3/8/2022 mcweaver
Date Updated
3/8/2022 2:42:00 PM
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Newsletter 1, nos. 14 & 15

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630322-011
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/22/1963
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
630322-011
Document Date
3/22/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
3/14/1963
3/18/1963
11/29/1962
Names
Harris, Don [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Churchville, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Chappell, Fred D. [Sumter County (Ga.). Sheriff's Office]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Travis, Jimmy [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Hansen, Bill [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Allen, Ivan [Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Brooks, Paul [American Baptist Theological Seminary (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Ryan, William F. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Stennis, John C. (John Cornelius) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Smith, Ruby Doris
Barrett, Joyce
Organizations
Leflore County (Miss.). Board of Supervisors
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
Sumter County (Ga.). Sheriff's Office
Fulton County (Ga.). Criminal Court
Henry Grady Hotel (Atlanta, Ga.)
Arkansas Agricultural, Mechanical & Normal (AM&N) College (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Magnolia Cafe (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Keese's Restaurant (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Holiday Inn (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
F. W. Woolworth Department Store (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Walgreen's Drug Stores (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Pines Hotel (Pine Bluff, Ark.)
Atlanta University (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
American Baptist Theological Seminary (Nashville, Tenn.)
B & W Cafeteria (Nashville, Tenn.)
Cross Keys Restaurant (Nashville, Tenn.)
University of Chicago (Chicago, Ill.)
Howard University (Washington, D.C.)
Morgan State College (Baltimore, Md.)
Clarion-Ledger
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Bakers Shoes
Bell Brothers Shoes
Bomar Shoes
Garyson's Dress Shops
H. L. Green's Co.
J. C. Penney Co.
Lerner's Dress Shops
National Shirt Shops
Nora Day Shop
Owens Ltd.
Parisian
Schwobilt Clothes
Shainbergs
Thom McCann Shoes
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Greenwood, Miss.
Washington, D.C.
Leflore County, Miss.
Americus, Ga.
Sumter County, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Talladega, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Lee County, Ga.
Terrell County, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Greenville, Miss.
Topics
Student movements
Boycotts
Sit-ins
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 15, frame 6
Copy Location (1)
EJBC-NN-Sc, Ella J. Baker Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/16/2017 11:36:49 AM
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Telegram to Robert F. Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630327-021
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[3/27/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630327-021
Document Date
[3/27/1963]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Greenwood (Miss.). Police Dept.
Places
Washington, D.C.
Greenville, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Leflore County, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Police - Complaints against
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 24, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/14/2010
6/6/2012 szwald
9/16/2022 dalai
Date Updated
9/16/2022 1:15:42 PM
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