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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Farmer, James
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/29/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
620729-010
Document Date
7/29/1962
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Marion
Ansen, William
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Albany, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Albany Movement
Police - Complaints against
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 5, Frame 114
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/19/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/2/2006 13:45:15
7/3/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:39 AM
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Invitation, ''Mission to Mississippi''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman)
Akselrad, Sidney
Stovall, Edward
Byfield, Richard
Jones, Charles
Carey, James T.
Jorgenson, Russell
Thomas, Cecil
McCoy, Charles S.
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Document Date
[7/3/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman)
Akselrad, Sidney
Stovall, Edward
Byfield, Richard
Jones, Charles
Carey, James T.
Jorgenson, Russell
Thomas, Cecil
McCoy, Charles S.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Union Theological Seminary
Northern California Board of Rabbis
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Episcopal Diocese of California
Community Church (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
Catholic Interracial Council
American Friends Service Committee
Bay Area Committee for Freedom Riders
Pacific School of Religion
Document ID
610703-007
Document Date
[7/3/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610703-005
Dates
7/20/1961
Names
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Thompson, Allen C. [Jackson. Office of the Mayor]
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Mangram, John
Jones, James A.
Organizations
Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee
Tougaloo Southern Christian College
Jackson. Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Tougaloo, Miss.
Albany, Calif.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Discrimination in public accomodations
equality
Reconciliation
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
racism
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Church and Race Relations
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 4, 1:50
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
M2 #256
Copy Location (2)
ADBP-MsToT, Adam Daniel Beittel Papers, Tougaloo College, Tougaloo, Miss.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 15
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/13/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:52:56 PM
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''Address to a Joint Convention of the Two Houses of the General Court of Massachusetts on 4/22/1965''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
4/22/1965
Genre
Published speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650422-015
Document Date
4/22/1965
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Published speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Published In
Commonwealth of Massachusetts House of Representatives, Special Reports, pp. 7-14.
Dates
4/22/1965
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Harrington, Michael
Liuzzo, Viola
Reeb, James
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Quinn, Robert H.
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Jesus Christ
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Dallas, Texas
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Nonviolence
Poverty
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
Other Topics
The Ugly American
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Declaration of Independance
Star Spangled Banner
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 116
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/11/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/11/1996
Date Updated
10/13/2014 9:04:35 AM
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Petition, ''For an executive order outlawing segregation in American life''

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Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Belafonte, Harry
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
La Farge, John
Meany, George
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Reuther, Walter
Pickett, Clarence
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/2/1962
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Belafonte, Harry
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
La Farge, John
Meany, George
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Reuther, Walter
Pickett, Clarence
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Wilkins, Roy
Document ID
620502-012
Document Date
5/2/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 620502-004.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Slavery
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
RJBPC-CLU-AR-AR
Location of Original
Ralph J. Bunche Collection (2051), University of California, Los Angeles, Charles E. Young Research Library, Special Collections, Los Angeles, Calif.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 26, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel 5
Copy Location (3)
WPRC, UAW President's Office: Walter P. Reuther Collection
Copy Location (4)
HHLP-NNC, Herbert H. Lehman Papers, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/5/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/30/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:49 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Prinz, Joachim
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/31/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Prinz, Joachim
Author Dates
1902-1988
Author Affiliation
American Jewish Congress
Document ID
581031-001
Document Date
10/31/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosures 581031-002 & 581031-003.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Folsom, James Elisha
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Arrest
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 18, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/15/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/19/1991
Date Updated
4/14/2009 4:25:41 PM
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''Candidates for Local Six 1960 better race relations award''

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Author
Hotel and Club Employees Union, Local 6
Document Date
[1/18/1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Hotel and Club Employees Union, Local 6
Document ID
610118-014
Document Date
[1/18/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610118-011
Dates
5/1954
2/1/1960
1956
Names
Dabbs, James McBride [Southern Regional Council]
Foreman, Lloyd A.
Griffin, Francis L.
Griffin, John Howard
Hartsfield, William B.
McCain, Franklin [Agricultural and Technical College of North Carolina]
McNeil, Joseph (Joseph Alfred) [Agricultural and Technical College of North Carolina]
Jordan, Clarence Lumpkin [Koinonia Farm]
Lee, Richard C.
McFerren, John
McGill, Ralph [Atlanta Constitution]
Nabrit, Samuel M. [Texas Southern University]
Ogden, Dunbar H.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Stokely, James
Dykeman, Wilma
Organizations
Southern Regional Council
Agricultural and Technical College of North Carolina
Koinonia Farm
Atlanta Constitution
Texas Southern University
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Maysville, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Clarenden, S.C.
Mansfield, Texas
Atlanta, Ga.
Greensboro, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
New Haven, Conn.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Houston, Texas
Clayton, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Other Topics
Strange Fruit
Neither Black Nor White
The Progressive
''McCarthyism Under the Magnolias''
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968
Location of Original - Detail
Box 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/2011 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/14/2011
10/14/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:59 AM
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Interview on ''Meet the Press''

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Author
Anderson, William G.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/29/1962
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Anderson, William G.
Author Dates
1927-
Author Affiliation
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Document ID
620729-001
Document Date
7/29/1962
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
25.6 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
11/1961
2/1961
7/28/1962
7/25/1962
7/27/1962
7/30/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Spivak, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Edmund)
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Wechsler, James
Kilpatrick, James Jackson
Pritchett, Laurie
Newman, Edwin
Elliot, J. Robert
Brooks, Ned
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
New York Times
Meet the Press
Albany City Commission (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Albany, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Albany Movement
Emancipation Proclamation
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Black nationalism
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
Discrimination in Employment
Meet the Press Television Program
Riots
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
S-5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/15/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/1/1997
9/2/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:58 AM
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Why We Must Go to Washington, Address at Ebenezer Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/15/1968
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
680115-000
Document Date
1/15/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
11/1967
1/1957
1863
Names
Kirkpatrick
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia, d. 562 B.C.
Lee, Bernard Scott
King, Martin Luther
Socrates
Hitler, Adolph
Young, Andrew
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick)
Connors, Eugene
Castro, Fidel
Coffin, William Sloane
Spock, Benjamin
Jesus Christ
Abernathy, Ralph
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Frogmore, S.C.
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Vietnam
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Civil Disobedience
equality
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
War on Poverty
Social Justice
Riots
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
Daniel 3
Declaration of Independence
United States Consitution
Matthew 4:4
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/17/1998
Date Updated
11/18/2010 3:45:28 PM
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Address to the Southern Association of Political Scientists

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
11/13/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
641113-000
Document Date
11/13/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Byrd, Robert C.
Ellender, Allen Joseph
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Spencer, Herbert
Hallowell, John H.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Pauling, Linus
McCarthy, Joseph
Hitler, Adolf
Organizations
Southern Association of Political Scientists
United States. Dept. of Justice
Republican Party
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Cambridge, Mass.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Presidential Elections
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Direct action
Communism
Riots
Poverty
Labor Movement
Student movements
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
2.3.0.430
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/06/1997
Date Updated
10/7/2015 4:57:09 PM
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"The Other America," Address delivered at Stanford University

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Stanford, Calif.
Document Date
[4/14/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
670414-000
Document Date
[4/14/1967]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Stanford, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
49.7 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Napier, Bunyan Davie [Stanford University]
Bell, Charles H. [Stanford University]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Connor, Eugene
Clark, James
Hitler, Adolf
Douglass, Frederick
Donne, John
Jefferson, Thomas
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Organizations
Stanford University
United States. Department of Labor
Places
New York, N.Y.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Poverty
Ghettos
Riots
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Discrimination in public accomodations
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
SCLC Chicago campaign, 1966
Nonviolence
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Black power
Discrimination in housing
Other Topics
Declaration of Independance
Star Spangled Banner
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-34
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/3/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/28/2004 15:5:2
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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