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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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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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Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr., Wyatt Tee Walker, James Farmer

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Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Photo
Document Type
Photo
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
610800-002
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Photo
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Photo
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
SCLC Newsletter, no. 4, August 1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality.]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality .
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
SCRBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Photographs, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/20/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/05/1993
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:46:18 PM
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Minutes, National Action Committee Meeting

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Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document Date
9/8/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610908-007
Document Date
9/8/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Farmer, James
Hodge
Peck, James
Carter, Leroy
Rich, Marvin
Coleman, Clora
Carey, Gordon
Robinson, James R.
Blakenheim
Larkin
Teer
Simon, Cyril
Rachlin, Carl
Roberts, Thomas D'Esterre
Lombard, Rudy
Marshall, Thurgood
Nash, Diane
Barry, Marion
Organizations
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
United Nations
Illinois Central Railroad
Trailways
Greyhound
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Baton Rouge, La.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Freedom rides
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
2/20/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/1/2004 11:56:55
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:15 AM
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Agenda for Oral Arguments

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Author
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Document Date
8/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Document ID
610815-009
Document Date
8/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Ryan, William F.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Jones, Charles Joseph
King, Edward B.
Hill, Frederick
Woods, Warren
Pohlhaus, J. Francis
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Topics
Discrimination
Freedom rides
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 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/25/2004 10:57:52
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 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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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

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Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

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Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610530-005
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
2/1960
3/13/1961 - 5/29/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Patterson, Eugene
Lippmann, Walter
Seigenthaler, John
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Farmer, James
Barnett, Ross R.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Henley, C.V.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
Trailways
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi State Troopers
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
Nashville Student Movement
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Clinton, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Charlotte Observer
Tuscaloosa News
Auburn Plainsman
Montgomery Advertiser
New York Times
Washington Post
Times-Herald
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Alabama Journal
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
SRCP-AB, Southern Regional Council Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:35 PM
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