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Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

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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
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Notes, Executive board meeting of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

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Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
12/8/1959
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
591208-012
Document Date
12/8/1959
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
[11/30/1959]
[10/15/1960 - 10/30/1960]
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Baker, Ella
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James
Williams, Samuel W.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Rustin, Bayard
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
St. James Baptist Church
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/12/2002 16:46:54
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6/2/2015 9:19:03 AM
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''Proposals for Southwide Institute on Nonviolent Resistance to Segregation''

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Document Date
[7/22/1959-7/24/1959]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
590724-020
Document Date
[7/22/1959-7/24/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
7/22/1959 - 7/24/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Muste, Abraham John
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Tolstoy, Leo, graf
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Nelson, William Stuart
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Farmer, James
Lawson, James M.
Jack, Homer Alexander
Steele, C. Kenzie
McCollom, Matthew
Rustin, Bayard
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Odom, Edward J. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, Kelly Miller
Hamilton, Walter L.
Organizations
Spelman College
Institute on Nonviolent Resistance to Segregation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Afro-Americans - Religion
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 4, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/30/1989
Date Updated
8/5/2009 11:35:03 AM
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''The Albany Movement: Remembering Three Decades Later...''

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Author
Morris, Cecillia
Document Date
2/1994
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Morris, Cecillia
Document ID
940200-002
Document Date
2/1994
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Published article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Community Access News, Vol. 2, no. 2, February 1994 p.1, 6
Dates
1961
1957
10/1961
11/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Farmer, James
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.) Police Department]
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Sherrod, Charles [Albany City Commission]
Jones, Charles Miles
King, Coretta Scott
King, Slater
Grant, E. James
Reese, William S.
Smith, Roswell
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Shiloh Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
Albany (Ga.). Police Department
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Albany City Commission
Fort Valley State College
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Osteopathic Association
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Albany, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Race relations
Albany Movement
Arrest
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Civil rights movements
Human Rights
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Jail no bail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
We Shall Overcome
Code for Location of Original
ACRMtZ
Location of Original
Albany Civil Rights Movement Museum at Old Mt. Zion Church, Albany, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 4:10:30 PM
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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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''Chronology Freedom Rides from 'The Freedom Ride' May 1961''

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Author
[Zinn, Howard]
Document Date
3/13/1961--11/1/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Zinn, Howard]
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611101-016
Document Date
3/13/1961--11/1/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)[United States. Office of the President]
Patterson, John Malcolm [State of Alabama]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Department of Justice]
Farmer, James
Peck, Jim
Connor, Eugene
Seigenthaler, John [United States. Department of Justice]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
White, Byron R. [United States. Department of Justice]
Mann, Floyd [State of Alabama. Department of Public Safety]
Abernathy, Ralph
Nash, Diane
Lewis, John
Barnett, Ross R. [State of Mississippi]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Freedom Riders Coordinating Committee
Nashville Student Movement
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of the President
United States. Department of Justice
State of Alabama. Department of Public Safety
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Danville, Va.
Charlotte, N.C.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Chicago, Ill.
New York
LaGrange, Ga.
Rome, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
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 1, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/12/2003 13:17:6
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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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''This was Washington August 28''

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Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/5/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
630905-027
Document Date
9/5/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
National Guardian, Vol. 15 no. 48, September 1963.
Dates
8/28/1963
9/2/1963
7/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
O'Boyle, Patrick A.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Joyce, Robert
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Baldwin, James
Celler, Emanuel
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Counci]
Murray, Robert [Washington (D.C.) Police Dept.]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
White, Josh
Gregory, Dick
Connor, Eugene
Belafonte, Harry
Wilkins, Roy
Reuther, Walter [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Farmer, James
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lomax, Louis
Currier, Stephen R.
Blake, Eugene Carson
Mansfield, Mike [United States. Congress. Senate]
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
King, Slater
Rivers, Hazel
Wilson, B.J.
Paxton, Albert
Rooney, Mike
Shannon, O'Neil
Wagner, Robert F. [New York (N.Y.). Office of the Mayor]
Baker, Josephine
Johnson, Kathleen
Rockwell, George Lincoln
Thurmond, Strom
Kennedy, Robert F.
Davis, Ossie
Lancaster, Burt
Welch, Norval
Organizations
United States. White House
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Chicago Sun-Times
United Nations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Negro American Labor Council
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Washington (D.C.). Police Department
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
United States. Congress. Senate
Taconic Foundation
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union
Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union
Federal Fair Employment Practices Commission
American Nazi Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Little Rock, Ark.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
California
Danville, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Mississippi
Plaquemine, La.
Harlem, N.Y.
Memphis, Tenn.
Manhattan, N.Y.
Boston, Mass.
Detroit, Mich.
Baltimore, Md.
Paris, France
Jackson, Miss.
Cambridge, Mass.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Newark, N.J.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Emancipation Proclamation
Discrimination
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Jim Crow
Freedom rides
Direct action
Governmental investigations
Civil Disobedience
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Church and Race Relations
Communism
Other Topics
We Shall Overcome
Code for Location of Original
FLSP-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/11/2010
11/11/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:57 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Taylor, Gardner C.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/7/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
T
Author
Taylor, Gardner C.
Author Affiliation
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Document ID
610707-008
Document Date
7/7/1961
Type of Writing
T
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
MLKP designates second page as an enclosure
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Powell, Adam Clayton
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Johnson, John H. (John Harold)
Wilkins, Roy
Abernathy, Ralph
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Meany, George
Reuther, Walter
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Luce, Henry Robinson
Farmer, James
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Spellman, Francis
Gallup, C. Stanton
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Johnson Publications, Inc.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
American Baptist Convention
Time-Life Broadcast, inc.
Congress of Racial Equality
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
New York
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/10/2010
5/13/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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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
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640100-005
Document Date
1/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Book
Document Length
132 pp.
Dates
4/25/1963
5/5/1963
7/14/1963
6/3/1963
6/20/1963
7/7/1963
7/10/1963
5/16/1963
6/12/1963
6/30/1963
7/6/1963
6/26/1963
6/15/1963
3/5/1963
4/3/1963
3/1/1963
4/12/1963-6/24/1963
6/30/1963-7/71963
Names
Moore, William
Gregory, Dick
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Kennedy, Robert F.
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Marshall, Burke
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Washington, George
Attucks, Crispus
Banneker, Benjamin
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Lincoln, Abraham
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Walker, Theresa Ann
King, Alfred Daniel
Reston, James
Connor, Eugene
Belafonte, Harry
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
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]
Allen, Ivan
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Abernathy, Ralph
Lawson, James M.
Gaston, A.G. (Arthur George)
Combs, Bert T.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Anderson, Marian
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Nash, Diane
Gremillion, Jack P. F.
Young, Andrew
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy
Thompson, Allen C.
Doar, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Beckwith, Byron de la
Waller, William L.
Henry, Aaron
Diggs, Charles C.
Wilkins, Roy[National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James
Pritchett, Laurie
Burnley, W. C. (William Clayton)
Sanford, Terry
Clark, Wilbur J.
Stinson, Julian
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Billingsley, Orzell
Jones, Clarence B.
Holt, Len
Flannery, J. Harold
Aiken, Archibald M.
Michie, Thomas J.
Sheppard, Eleanor
Carter, Robert L.
Zuber, Paul B.
Richardson, Gloria
Goldwag, Arnold
Henry, Winder Laird
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Baldwin, James
Baldwin, David
Hansberry, Lorraine
Horne, Lena
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Smith, Jerome M.
Berry, Edwin C.
Jefferson, Thomas
King, Coretta Scott
McDonald, Dora
Pitts, Lucius
Gardner, William E.
Shortridge, William E.
Billups, Charles
Drew, John J.
King, John Thomas
Organizations
Alabama National Guard
University of Mississippi
University of Alabama
New York Times Company
A. G. Gaston Motel
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Metropolitan Opera Company
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Atlanta Constitution
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Regional Council
University of Florida
Student-Adult Liaison Committee
Vanderbilt University
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Atlanta Committee for Cooperative Action
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
First Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Alabama State College
Washington Post Company
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham World Newspaper
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee
New York City College
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Miles College
New Pilgrim Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Valley Forge, Pa.
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Hot Springs, Ark.
Pine Bluff, 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.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Charlotte, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Fayetteville, N.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Greenville, N.C.
Danville, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Charlottesville, Va.
Richmond, Va.
Englewood, N.J.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Cambridge, Md.
Dorchester, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Freedom songs
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Student movements
Civil Disobedience
Why We Can't Wait
Civil rights demonstrations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Other Topics
The True Story of Birmingham
A Summer of Discontent
New Day in Birmingham
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
Date Updated
1/20/2014 4:09:56 PM
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