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Letter to Gordon Carey

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610515-024
Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
[5/15/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610515-024
Document Date
[5/15/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Carey, Gordon [Mount Zion Baptist Church (New Orleans, La.)]
Organizations
Mount Zion Baptist Church (New Orleans, La.)
Places
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
JLFJrP-TxU-Au-CAH
Location of Original
James Leonard Farmer, Jr., Papers, University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Austin, Texas
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2R566
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/4/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 10:25:40 AM
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Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph Abernathy, James Farmer, and John Lewis

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-032
Author
Associated Press
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Photo
Document Type
Photo
Author
Associated Press
Document ID
610524-032
Document Date
5/24/1961
Document Type
Photo
Status
undecided
Genre
Photo
Document Length
1p.
Published In
New York Times, 24 May 1961.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Farmer, James
Lewis, John
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
CSP-GEU-S
Location of Original
Claude Sitton Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/16/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/14/2008 9:45:17
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:48 AM
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Partial List of Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-129
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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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610426-022
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 James Farmer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610616-013
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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Call for an Emancipation March on Washington for Jobs

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630507-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Farmer, James
McDew, Charles
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/7/1963
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Farmer, James
McDew, Charles
Author Affiliation
Committee for Emancipation March on Washington for Jobs
Document ID
630507-000
Document Date
5/7/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
10/5/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Negro American Labor Council
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Economic development
Labor Movement
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 8, frame 569
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.5, folder March on Washington
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0823
Copy Location (3)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0717
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/3/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2016 corala
3/3/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/3/2017 10:23:10 AM
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Memo to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600503-010
Author
Hill, Herbert
Farmer, James
Document Date
5/3/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Hill, Herbert
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
600503-010
Document Date
5/3/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
4/30/1960
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Lee, Bernard Scott [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Rustin, Bayard
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
University of Michigan
Alabama State College
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)
Places
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Internal Conflicts
Discrimination in Employment
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
8/12/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/12/1994
Date Updated
10/1/2009 11:03:23 AM
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Story of freedom rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610531-020
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Document Date
5/31/1961
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610531-020
Document Date
5/31/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Genre
Essay
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
LaFayette, Bernard
Patterson, John Malcolm
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Zwerg, Jim [Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference]
Moore, Jamie [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Connor, Eugene
Collins, Lucretia
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lot (Biblical figure)
Lot's wife (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Greyhound Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Arrest
Other Topics
Matthew 9:37
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
12/5/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/5/2002 10:38:28
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:03 AM
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''Minutes of the 1961 CORE National Council''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610212-001
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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Draft of Autobiography

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document860000-004
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
[1986]
Genre
Autobiography
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document ID
860000-004
Document Date
[1986]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Autobiography
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
12/21/1956
1/1958
12/20/1956
1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rustin, Bayard
Graetz, Robert S.
Farmer, James
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lawrence, Charles Radford [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Muste, Abraham John [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Calvert, Ella Mae
Abernathy, Ralph
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Clark, Glenn
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Advertiser
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Reconciliation
Segregation in transportation
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Labor Movement
Other Topics
Fellowship
Code for Location of Original
GESP-INP
Location of Original
Glenn E. Smiley Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), 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
4/17/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/20/1992
Date Updated
6/7/2010 4:28:39 PM
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