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Press release, Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee formed

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-005
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610524-005
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/23/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Farmer, James
King, Edward B.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Nash, Diane [Fisk University]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fisk University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
South Carolina
Mississippi
Nashville, Tenn.
Louisiana
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group IIIA-289, A175
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/26/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610530-001
Document Date
5/30/1961
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
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Lawson, James M.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Guard
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A213
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-AF-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Group III, Series A, Administrative File, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
digital folder 001473-019-0113
Copy Location (2)
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
Date Updated
7/1/2015 10:06:50 AM
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Interview with Eyes on the Prize

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Author
Seigenthaler, John
Document Date
11/3/1985
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Seigenthaler, John
Author Dates
1927-
Document ID
851103-000
Document Date
11/3/1985
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Genre
Interview
Document Length
8 pp.
Published In
Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years (1954-1965)
Dates
5/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Patterson, John Malcolm
Booker, Simeon
Connor, Eugene
Mann, Floyd
Doar, John
Wilbur, Susan
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Kennedy, Robert F.
White, Byron R.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nash, Diane
Barrett, George
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Bell, Griffin
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Mobile, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Georgia
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Civil rights movements
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
HHC-MoSW
Location of Original
Henry Hampton Collection, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/9/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Film Footage, NBC Presents ''Alabama, USA''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610522-025
Author
McGee, Frank
Document Date
[5/22/1961]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film
Author
McGee, Frank
Author Dates
1921-1974
Author Affiliation
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
Document ID
610522-025
Document Date
[5/22/1961]
Document Type
Film
Status
undecided
Genre
Film
Document Length
28.2 min.
Dates
5/5/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Patterson, John Malcolm
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Agronsky, Martin
Kennedy, Robert F.
Abernathy, Ralph
Ryan, William F.
Percochen, Frank
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama National Guard
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Freedom rides
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Discrimination in public accomodations
Code for Location of Original
NBCNA-NNNBC
Location of Original
National Broadcasting Company News Archives, National Broadcasting Company, Inc., General Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/24/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/14/2004 11:22:50
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:18 AM
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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570809-011
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570809-011
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Lasley, Russell R.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Smith, Kelly Miller
Berry, Louis
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Packing House Workers of America, AFL-CIO
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Texas
Virginia
North Carolina
Arkanas
South Carolina
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1995
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:03:15 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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Newsletter 1, no. 2

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610800-001
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610800-001
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/4/1961
7/23/1961
7/9/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Lawson, James M.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Cotton, Dorothy
Clark, Septima
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Ray, Sandy F.
Quill, Mike
Gregory, Dick
Patterson, Floyd
Maxwell, O. Clay
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Steele, C. Kenzie
Smith, Kelly Miller
Jackson, Mahalia
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Empire State Baptist Convention
United States. Dept. of Justice
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Marshall Field Foundation
International Transport Workers Union
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
St. Louis, Mo.
New Orleans, La.
Jackson, Miss.
McIntosh, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
San Francisco, Calif.
Nashville, Tenn.
Tallahassee, Tenn.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
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.
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 122, folder 20
Copy Location (2)
SCRBC-NN-Sc, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Photographs, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (3)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
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
9/2/2015 10:02:50 AM
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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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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:10 AM
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Oral history interview with Louis F. (Louis Falk) Oberdorfer

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Author
Marshall, Burke
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/29/1964
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Marshall, Burke
Author Dates
1922-2003
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
640529-022
Document Date
5/29/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
5/1961
2/1961
12/1960
4/1961
5/17/1963
5/17/1954
5/14/1961
1957
5/20/1961
6/13/1964
6/14/1964
6/20/1964
1987
8/6/1973
4/15/1971
6/18/1971
1961-1964
1965-1969
Names
Oberdorfer, Louis F. (Louis Falk)
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Angel, Herbert E. [National Archives and Record Service]
White, Byron R. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Johnson, Frank Minis
Debs, Eugene V.
Seigenthaler, John
Meriwether, Charles M.
Doar, John M. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Hanes, Arthur J.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Cherry, Clifford D. [Greyhound Lines, Inc.]
Mann, Floyd H. [Alabama Highway Patrol]
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Geoghegan, William A. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Vance, Cyrus R. [United States. Army]
Orrick, William H.
Abernathy, Ralph
Sullivan, L. B.
Rhoads, James
Organizations
International Business Machines Corp.
General Services Administration
Greyhound Lines, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Army
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Trailways Transportation System, Inc.
Alabama Highway Patrol
Maxwell Air Force Base (Montgomery, Ala.)
Fort Benning (Columbus, Ga.)
United States. Air Force
National Guard
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
North Carolina
South Carolina
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Texas
Little Rock, Ark.
Middleburg, Va.
Topics
Freedom rides
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
JFKOH-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Library Oral History Program, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
BM-01
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/13/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/26/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:01 AM
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Newsletter 1, no. 1

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-008
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610500-008
Document Date
5/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
10/19/1960
3/7/1961
10/15/1961
2/21/1961
1/1/1961
6/1959
5/17/1954
1/27/1961
2/4/1961
Names
Hartsfield, William Berry
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Allen, Ivan
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Belafonte, Harry
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Golden, Harry
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Sinatra, Frank
Jackson, Mahalia
Basie, Count
Martin, Dean
Potier, Sidney
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Lawson, James M.
Cotton, Dorothy
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Smith, Kelly Miller
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Odom, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sylvester)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Petersberg Improvement Association
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Virginia State College
Concord Baptist Church
Boston Universtiy
Places
Prince Edward County, Va.
Oakland, Calif.
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Goldsboro, N.C.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Petersberg, Va.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Topics
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Other Topics
New York Times
Nation Magazine
Equality Now
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 122, folder 20
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/28/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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