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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
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Southern Christian Leadership Conference executive staff

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631000-012
Author
Young, Andrew
Document Date
[10/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Young, Andrew
Author Dates
1932-
Document ID
631000-012
Document Date
[10/1963]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/1/1964
3/1964-4/1964
7/1963
11/6/1963
11/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Harrell, Dan
Daniels, Juanita
Taylor, Lavert
Orange, James
Seals, Robert
Johns, Major
Hayes, Elizabeth
Marrisett, Andrew
Payne, Hardy
Brewster, Ann
Brownlee, James
Ponder, Annell
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Gibson, John
Dunn, Albert
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Nash, Diane
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Graham, Laverne
Smith, Edwina
Bennette, Fred C. [S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket]
Williams, Hosea
Vivian, C. T.
Martin, Louis E. [Democratic National Committee (U.S.)]
Mack, Benjamin
West, James
Coulton, Herbert
Moore, Dorothy
Middlebrook, Harold
Frinks, Golden
LaGarde, Frederick H.
Organizations
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Texas Democratic Coalition
New Iberia (La.). Office of the Mayor
New Iberia (La.). City Council
Congress of Racial Equality
Citizenship Education Program
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Kraft Foods Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Bell Telephone Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
Rich's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Places
Danville, Va.
Petersburg, Va.
Savannah, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Texas
Lake Charles, La.
New Iberia, La.
Plaquemine, La.
Shreveport, La.
Birmingham, Ala.
Greenwood, Miss.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Talladega, Ala.
Macon, Ga.
Waycross, Ga.
Thomasville, Ga.
Bainbridge, Ga.
Telfair County, Ga.
Ben Hill County, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Coffee County, Ga.
Warner Robbins, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
South Carolina
Williamston, N.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Direct action
Operation Breadbasket
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 35, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 56, folder 14
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2003 15:32:26
7/16/2012 kpp
Date Updated
12/5/2016 5:36:42 PM
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''An Appeal to the Honorable John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, for National Rededication to the Principles of the Emancipation Proclamation and for an Executive Order Prohibiting Segregation in the United States of America''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620517-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/17/1962
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620517-002
Document Date
5/17/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
60 pp.
Dates
9/9/1960
5/17/1954
9/23/1957-9/24/1957
1/16/1962
12/7/1962
9/17/1862
11/19/1863
9/22/1862
1/1/1863
12/31/1862
8/1960
1896
1/1961
1/1/1963
9/1963
5/1/1961
6/1961
1958
1956
3/23/1962
3/30/1962
1917
1948
1927
1930
8/1953
1949
2/15/1950
1951
1952
1/18/1962
11/1961
8/30/1961
12/7/1960
1/19/1960
7/22/1960
1/11/1962
1907
4/20/1871
9/15/1792
1795
4/9/1866
1870
7/2/1959
7/16/1959
7/17/1959
7/18/1959
7/22/1959
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Wilson, Woodrow
Jefferson, Thomas
Lee, Robert E.
Roosevelt, Theodore
Catton, Bruce
Douglass, Frederick
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Greenberg, Jack
Lincoln, Abraham
Garrison, William Lloyd
Tourgee, Albion W.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Lewis, Anthony [New York Times]
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Blaine, James G. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Roosevelt, Theodore [United States. White House]
Washington, George [United States. White House]
Knowland, William F. (William Fife)
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Ervin, Sam J. (Sam James) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Clark, Joseph S. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Long, Edward V. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lausche, Frank [United States. Congress. Senate]
Carroll, John A. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Cooper, John Sherman [United States. Congress. Senate]
Saltonstall, Leverett A. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Anderson, Clinton Presba [United States. Congress. Senate]
Aiken, George D. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Frankfurter, Felix [United States. Supreme Court]
Cardozo, Benjamin N.
Small, Norman J. [Library of Congress]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Organizations
United States. White House
Southern Regional Council
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
Delaware. Supreme Court
Girard College (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Board of Education
United States. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Congress. Senate
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Court of Appeals (6th Circuit)
Memphis (Tenn.). Board of Education
Newport News (Va.). School Board
United States. Court of Appeals (4th Circuit)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Baltimore (Md.). Office of the Mayor
Baltimore (Md.). City Council
California. Appellate Court
San Francisco (Calif.). Housing Authority
Detroit (Mich.). Housing Commission
Toledo Metropolitan Housing (Toledo, Ohio)
Benton Harbor (Mich.). Housing Commission
St. Louis (Mo.). Housing Authority
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (Columbus, Ohio)
Evansville (Ind.). Housing Authority
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Veterans Administration
Southern School News
New York Times
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Federal Aviation Agency
Montgomery Regional Airport (Montgomery, Ala.)
New Orleans International Airport (Kenner, La.)
Columbus Metropolitan Airport (Columbus, Ga.)
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.)
Raleigh-Durham Airport (Morrisville, N.C.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)
Pennsylvania. Office of the Governor
Newsweek Magazine
Ku Klux Klan
Library of Congress
Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Jackson, Miss.
Antietam, Md.
Gettysburg, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Florida
Texas
Delaware
Missouri
North Carolina
Oklahoma
South Carolina
West Virginia
Baltimore, Md.
Atlanta, Ga.
Louisville, Ky.
St. Petersburg, Fla.
San Francisco, Calif.
Evansville, Ind.
Benton Harbor, Mich.
St. Louis, Mo.
Columbus, Ohio
Toledo, Ohio
Detroit, Mich.
Camden County, N.J.
Alexandria, La.
Baton Rouge, La.
Monroe, La.
Rustin, La.
Greenwood, Miss.
McComb, Miss.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Africa
Asia
Newport, R.I.
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
United States - Constitutional law
Discrimination in housing
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Discrimination in public accomodations
Race relations
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Sit-ins
Other Topics
Life and Times of Frederick Douglass
Race Relations and American Law
The Preisdent Office and Powers
The American Presidency
Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography
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 27, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 3
Copy Location (2)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel #5, 00459
Copy Location (3)
SHLMP-WHi, Scott H. L. McNeil Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (4)
WTWC-NN-Sc, Wyatt Tee Walker Collection, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Library, item 4
Copy Location (6)
BIBPP-MBJFK, Berl I. Bernhard Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 4
Copy Location (7)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/5/2010
8/23/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
2/28/2017 3:45:35 PM
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''Report on the formation and development of the Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-006
Author
Jones, Clarence B.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/1/1962-3/1/1963
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Jones, Clarence B.
Author Affiliation
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Document ID
630301-006
Document Date
4/1/1962-3/1/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/17/1962
6/14/1962
3/23/1962
4/1/1962-6/30/1962
6/29/1962
9/12/1962
11/1/1962
3/15/1963
6/1/1963
9/1/1962
10/23/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Wachtel, Harry H. [Wachtel and Michaelson]
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses) [Kunstler and Kunstler]
Allen, Steve
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman) [Union Theological Seminary (New York, N.Y.)]
Cogley, John [Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (Santa Barbara, Calif.)]
Curran, Joseph [National Maritime Union of America]
Dahlberg, Edwin T. (Edwin Theodore) [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Franklin, John Hope [Brooklyn College (Brooklyn, N.Y.)]
Gragg, Rosa Lee Slade [National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs (U.S.)]
Graham, Frank Porter
Harrington, Donald Szantho [Community Church (New York, N.Y.)]
Helstein, Ralph [United Packinghouse Workers of America]
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) [Howard University (Washington, D.C.)]
Karelsen, Frank [Karelsen and Karelsen]
Kilgore, Thomas [Friendship Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)]
Livingston, David [Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union. District 65 (New York, N.Y.)]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Pierce, Samuel R. [Battle, Fowler, Stokes & Kheel]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Ray, Sandy F. [Cornerstone Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)]
Reynolds, Libby Holman
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn) [Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union. District 65 (New York, N.Y.)]
Robinson, Jackie [Chock Full o' Nuts]
Sibley, Harper [Lafayette-Morrison Housing Corp.]
Simon, Richard L.
Snyder, John I. [US Industries Inc.]
Weiss, Cora
Youngstein, Max E. [Television Industries]
Montero, Frank C. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Lee, J. Oscar [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Nelson, William Stuart [Howard University (Washington, D.C.)]
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Frinks, Golden
Powell, John
Greene, Dewey R.
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar) [United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation]
Mize, Sidney [United States. District Court (Mississippi : Southern District)]
Seals, Willie
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Sullivan, L. B.
Donaldson, Ivanhoe [Michigan State University (East Lansing, Mich.)]
Taylor, Benjamin [Michigan State University (East Lansing, Mich.)]
Organizations
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Dept. of the Treasury
Economics of Distribution Foundation, Inc.
Union Theological Seminary (New York, N.Y.)
Sheraton-Carlton Hotel (Washington, D.C.)
Hotel Dorset (New York, N.Y.)
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (Santa Barbara, Calif.)]
Christianity and Crisis
Commonweal Magazine
National Maritime Union of America
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Brooklyn College (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs (U.S.)
United Nations
University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
Community Church (New York, N.Y.)
United Packinghouse Workers of America
Howard University (Washington, D.C.)
Karelsen and Karelsen
Battle, Fowler, Stokes & Kheel
Friendship Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Kunstler and Kunstler
Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Cornerstone Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Chock Full o' Nuts
Lafayette-Morrison Housing Corp.
US Industries Inc.
Wachtel and Michaelson
Television Industries
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
University of Mississippi (Oxford, Miss.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. District Court (Mississippi : Southern District)
Lynchburg Improvement Association
Edenton Movement
New York Times Company
Michigan State University (East Lansing, Mich.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
American Jewish Congress
American Civil Liberties Union
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Court of Appeals (5th Circuit)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Santa Barbara, Calif.
St. Louis, Mo.
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Edenton, N.C.
Jackson, Miss.
Lynchburg, Va.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Hattiesburg, Miss.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.- Membership in organizations
Freedom rides
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Albany Movement
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
Nonviolence
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 11, folder 22
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/11/2017 1:41:37 PM
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