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Partial List of Freedom Riders

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Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Vivian, C. T. [Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [American Baptist Seminary]
LaFayette, Bernard
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lawson, James M. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Lewis, John [American Baptist Seminary]
Smith, Ruby Doris
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
American Baptist Seminary
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
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 35, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2002 8:51
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Press release, My day

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Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Place Written
Waltham, Mass.
Document Date
2/6/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Author Dates
1884-1962
Author Affiliation
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Document ID
610206-000
Document Date
2/6/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Waltham, Mass.
Genre
Article
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Norman, Dorothy
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Americans for Democratic Action
Places
New York, N.Y.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Soviet Union
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-American student movements
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
ERP-NHyF
Location of Original
Ana Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library, Hyde Park, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/15/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/16/2011
7/16/2011 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Letter to James Farmer

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Document ID
610616-013
Document Date
6/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Farmer, James
Thomas, Henry
Lewis, John
Holloway, Frank G.
Dunn, Albert L.
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Support correspondence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Jail no bail
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
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 (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 2:42:13 PM
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Memo to Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant) Current, James Farmer, Henry Lee Moon, John A. Morsell, Herbert L. Wright and Herbert Hill.

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
4/18/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Document ID
600418-022
Document Date
4/18/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Moon, Henry Lee
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Farmer, James
Morsell, John A.
Wright, Herbert L.
Hill, Herbert
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Student movements
Afro-Americans and mass media
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A213
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.
Date Created
9/23/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/26/1994
Date Updated
6/2/2015 11:22:51 AM
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Address delivered at Harlem Community Salute Dinner

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[12/17/1964]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
641217-005
Document Date
[12/17/1964]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
29.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
New York, N.Y.: United Artists Records, Inc., 1968
Dates
1960
Names
King, Coretta Scott
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Chaney, James Earl
Goodman, Andrew
King, Alberta Williams
Parks, Rosa
King, Martin Luther
King, Alfred Daniel
Farris, Christine King
Abernathy, Ralph
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Lewis, John
Young, Whitney M.
Farmer, James
Wilkins, Roy
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Mississippi
India
Sweden
Oslo, Norway
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Poverty
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Student movements
Sit-ins
Other Topics
Luke 16:19-31
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
T-27
Copy Location (1)
ARC
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/6/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/2010
10/26/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Roland, Tom
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Document Date
10/20/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Roland, Tom
Document ID
611020-001
Document Date
10/20/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Preminger, Otto
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Travis, Brenda
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Rustin, Bayard
Cox, B. Elton
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
New York Times Company
Democratic Party
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
University of Texas
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Negro American Labor Council
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Student movements
Hate mail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Other Topics
Advise and Consent
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 56A, folder 39
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:42:21 PM
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Memo to Roy Wilkins

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Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document ID
610524-004
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/23/1961
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Nash, Diane [Nashville Student Christian Association]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Nashville Student Christian Association
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Yale University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A213
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1994
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Letter to Tom Gaither

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Author
Carey, Gordon
Document Date
4/22/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Carey, Gordon
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610422-003
Document Date
4/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/13/1961
4/4/1961
4/12/1961
5/17/1961
5/18/1961
5/2/1961 - 5/3/1961
Names
Lee, James
Haley, Richard
Farmer, James
Tompkins, Paul [Payne College]
King, Lonnie C. [Committee on Appeal for Human Rights]
Person, Charles
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
McDonald, Dora E. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Gilcrist, M.L.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Williams, Walter [Jackson State College]
Gardner, Beverly [Jackson State College]
Smith, Jerome [Congress of Racial Equality]
Aaron, Julie [Congress of Racial Equality]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Payne College
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jackson State College
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Great Falls, S.C.
Oakland, Calif.
New Orleans, La.
Greensboro, S.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Lynchburg, Va.
Augusta, Ga.
Orangeburg, S.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Strategic Planning
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
CORER-WHi
Location of Original
Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/2004 15:36:1
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 AM
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Agenda, ''Conference: nonviolence and the achievement of desegregation''

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Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/14/1960-10/16/1960
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
601016-000
Document Date
10/14/1960-10/16/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Barry, Marion [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Wright, Marion A. (Marion Allan) [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Baker, Ella [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Stembridge, Jane [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Jones, Lewis Wade [Tuskegee Institute]
Lawson, James M.
Brown, Benjamin D. [Clark University (Atlanta, Ga.)]
McDew, Charles [South Carolina State College (Orangeburg, S.C.)]
Nash, Diane [Fisk University]
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Farmer, James [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Nelson, William Stuart [Howard University]
Diwakar, Ranganath Ramachandra
Carey, Gordon [Congress of Racial Equality]
Vivian, C. T. [Nashville Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Tuskegee Institute
Clark University (Atlanta, Ga.)
Fisk University
South Carolina State College (Orangeburg, S.C.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Howard University
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Nonviolence
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Meetings
Satyagraha
Jail no bail
Student movements
Other Topics
The Philosophy of Nonviolence
The Power of Nonviolence
Satyagraha
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 68, folder 2,3,4
Copy Location (1)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 62, folder 2
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
SAVFC-WHi, Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/26/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/14/2009
10/14/2009 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:00:26 PM
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''The Meaning of the Sit-ins''

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Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document Date
8/1/1960
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
600801-007
Document Date
8/1/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
2/1/1960
6/8/1960
7/11/1960
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lee, J. Oscar [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Carey, Gordon [Congress of Racial Equality]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Fairfax, Jean [American Friends Service Committee]
Farmer, James [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Forbes, David [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Oniki, S. Garry [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Smiley, Glenn E. [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Supreme Court
American Friends Service Committee
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Places
Greensboro, N.C.
Topics
Gandhism
Nonviolence
Student movements
School integration
Jail no bail
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Civil rights
Civil Disobedience
Voter registration
Direct action
Afro-Americans and mass media
Race relations
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 212
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/26/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/02/1998
Date Updated
10/9/2009 10:53:59 AM
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