Skip header and navigation

25 records – page 1 of 3.

Case Report on Congress of Racial Equality and the Freedom Ride Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610815-005
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Author Affiliation
State of Alabama Department of Public Safety, Investigative and Indentification Division
Document ID
610815-005
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1958
5/14/1961
5/29/1961
4/1961
1946
7/20/1961
7/14/1932
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
5/14/1961-7/1/1961
Names
Mann, Floyd H.
Kimbrough, N.W.
Faither, Thomas
Hughes, Genevieve McLean
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Gittelsohn, Roland Bertram
Rustin, Bayard
Robinson, Jackie
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Thurman, Howard
Wurf, Jerry
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Black, Algernon D. (Algernon David)
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Dickerson, Earl B.
Gibbons, Harold J.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Houser, George M.
Muste, Abraham John
Reid, Ira De Augustine
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Maslow, Will
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Taylor, Gardner C.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Holden, Anna
Peck, James
Gaither, Tom
Carey, Gordon
Rich, Marvin
Robinson, James R.
Farmer, James
Abernathy, Ralph
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash)
Carey, James B.
Clark, Grenville
Baldwin, James
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Ride Movement
United States. Supreme Court
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
International Fellowship of Reconciliation
War Resisters League
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
United States National Student Association
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Beulah Baptist Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Washington, D.C.
Chevy Chase, Md.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
BPD-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:08:21 PM
Less detail

''Freedom Ride, 1961 Participants''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610426-023
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/26/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610426-023
Document Date
4/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610426-022.
Dates
4/26/1961
2/1960
1947
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Aaron, Julia [Southern University of New Orleans]
Bergman, Frances
Bergman, W. G.
Bigelow, Albert
Blankenheim, Edward
Cox, B. Elton [Pilgrim Congregational Church (Hight Point, N.C.)]
Hughes, Genevieve
Lewis, John [American Baptist Theological Seminary]
Moody, John H. [Howard University]
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Perkins, Joseph [Congress of Racial Equality]
Person, Charles [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Rollins, J. Metz [United Presbyterian Church]
Smith, Jerome M.
McDonald, James
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
League for Industrial Democracy
American Civil Liberties Union
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
American Friends Service Committee
Southern University of New Orleans
Pilgrim Congregational Church (Hight Point, N.C.)
American Baptist Theological Seminary
Howard University
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
United Presbyterian Church
University of Michigan
Wayne State University
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration
Dun and Bradstreet
Places
New Orleans, La.
High Point, N.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Washington, D.C.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Miami, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Baton Rouge, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
equality
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
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 904
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/22/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2002 11:8:25
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:01 AM
Less detail

Press Conference Announcing the Continuation of the Freedom Rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610523-022
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
[5/23/1961]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610523-022
Document Date
[5/23/1961]
Document Type
Film
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Film
Document Length
4.5 min
Document Note
1 DVD
Names
Farmer, James
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Code for Location of Original
NyNyFMN
Location of Original
Fox Movietone News Clips, ITN Source, New York, New York
Location of Original - Detail
, MLKPP
Copy Location (1)
NyNyFMN, Fox Movietone News Clips, ITN Source, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/17/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
7/5/2016 1:28:49 PM
Less detail

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
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
Less detail

Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document831118-000
Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
11/18/1983
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
831118-000
Document Date
11/18/1983
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Audio
Document Length
226.0 min.
Document Note
MP3
Dates
5/17/1961
9/1961
12/24/1962
9/2/1962
12/4/1963
2/1964
7/1965
1967
12/25/1965
11/27/1965
1960
1956
7/2/1963
8/19/1964
11/19/1964
4/1965
6/8/1968
Names
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Vanocur, Sander
Bradlee, Ben
Wilkins, Roy
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Carmichael, Stokely
Forman, James
Miles, O. Thomas
Collins, Lucretia
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Price, Cecil
Rainey, Lawrence
Snodgrass
Gregory, Mr.
Melman, Seymour
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hill, Norman
Peterson, Lula
Rustin, Bayard
Branton, Wiley A.
Young, Whitney M.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Wachtel, Harry H.
LaFayette, Bernard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Connor, Eugene
Lawson, James M.
Castle, Doris
Barnett, Ross R.
X, Malcolm
Belafonte, Harry
Johnson, Paul B.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Bartlett, Edward Lewis
Booker, Simeon
Harrington, Michael
Shriver, Sargent
Blackwell, Randolph T.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Stone, Chuck
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Gibons, Sam
Lewis, David Levering
Peck, James
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Carey, Gordon R.
Young, Andrew
Williams, Hosea
Chaney, (Mrs.)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
White, Lee C.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Thomas, Norman
Greenberg, Jack
Garrow, David
Marshall, Burke
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Odell, Jack
Poston, Ted
DeLoach, Cartha D.
McDonald, Dora E.
Blayton, Jesse B.
Wiley, George A.
Kennedy, Jay Richard
Levison, Stanley D.
Levison, Janet Alterman
Muste, Abraham John
Worth, William
Wurf, Jerry
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reagan, Ronald
Lynch, Lincoln
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Organizations
Center for Community Action Education
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi National Guard
Jet Magazine
National Youth Administration
Office of Economic Opportunity
Washington Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Literacy Drive
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Education and Labor Committee
National Action Council
Citizenship Education Program
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Poor People's Campaign
United States. Department of Agriculture
Marshall Field Foundation
United Nations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Le Figaro Magazine
Roosevelt Hotel
New York Amsterdam News
United States. Department of Justice
New York Post
Antioch College
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Connecticut
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
India
Marshall, Texas
Chicago, Ill.
Pasadena, Calif.
Durham, N.C.
Boston, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Selma, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
St. Augustine, Fla.
South Carolina
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Oslo, Norway
Topics
Freedom rides
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Meetings
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/8/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/8/2016 10:41:25 AM
Less detail

''Minutes of the Freedom Ride Co-ordinating Committee Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610803-012
Document Date
8/3/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610803-012
Document Date
8/3/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/11/1961
8/14/1961
8/7/1961
8/13/1961
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
McCain, Jim
King, Edward B.
Lawson, James M.
Brooks, Paul
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Sherrod, Charles
Farmer, James
Nash, Diane
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Interstate Commerce Commission
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
New York, N.Y.
New Orleans, La.
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
California
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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
3/2/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:46:39 PM
Less detail

Letter to Dora E. McDonald

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610418-001
Author
Carey, Gordon R.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/18/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Carey, Gordon R.
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610418-001
Document Date
4/18/1961
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.
Dates
5/13/1961
6/28/1961 - 7/2/1961
Names
McDonald, Dora E. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Lonnie C.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
New Orleans, La.
Lake Geneva, Wis.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Freedom rides
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 40, folder 139
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/14/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/15/1996
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
Less detail

Script of ''Freedom Ride''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630605-018
Author
[Congress of Racial Equality]
Document Date
6/5/1963
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
[Congress of Racial Equality]
Document ID
630605-018
Document Date
6/5/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/12/1963
6/26/1963
1961
1962
Names
Finkelstein, Elinor F.
Myhrum, Robert
Jordan, Glenn
Farmer, James
Smith, Jerome
Castle, Oretha
Travis, James
Douthard, William
McDonald, Jimmy
Turner, Gil
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kerciu, Ray
Manning, Ferd
Ristman, William
Bunin, Elinor
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Howard Johnson
Places
Jackson, Miss.
McComb, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Florida
North Carolina
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Boston, Mass.
Topics
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Movements in Motion Pictures
Direct action
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
COREP-A-GAMK
Location of Original
Papers of the Congress of Racial Equality: Addendum, 1944-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
GAMK, Reel 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/20/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/28/2005 11:8:37
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:21 AM
Less detail

Chronology of Student Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611219-011
Author
Zinn, Howard
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Zinn, Howard
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611219-011
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Richmond, David
Collins, LeRoy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Sutton, Percy
Johnson, Frank Minis
Wykoff, Elizabeth
Moore, Russell
Kennedy, Robert F.
Farmer, James
Warren, Earl
Harlan, John Marshall
Hartsfield, William Berry
Organizations
Georgia A&T
Woolworth's
Fisk University
New York Times Company
Harvard University
Yale University
Princeton University
Vassar College
University of Wisconsin
University of Indiana
University of California, Berkeley
Southern University
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Friendly Relations Committee (Atlanta, Ga.)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Regional Council
Alabama State University
Jackson State University
Places
Greensboro, N.C.
Portsmouth, Va.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Baton Rouge, La.
Raleigh, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Arlington, Va.
Alexandria, Va.
Wisonsin
Berkeley, Calif.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
Galvestone, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Miami, Fla.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Norfolk, Va.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Baltimore, Md.
Newcastle, Del.
Richmond, Va.
Wilmington, Del.
Anniston, Ga.
McComb, Miss.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Demonstrations
Direct action
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Student movements
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
HZP-WHi
Location of Original
Howard Zinn Papers, 1956-1970, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 3:11:15 PM
Less detail

Memo to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-004
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
Less detail

25 records – page 1 of 3.