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Complaint, Fred L. Shuttlesworth, Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph Abernathy, and N. H. Smith v. City of Birmingham, et al.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630419-025
Author
The City of Birmingham, Alabama, et al., Defendant
Document Date
4/19/1963
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
The City of Birmingham, Alabama, et al., Defendant
Document ID
630419-025
Document Date
4/19/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Legal
Document Length
24 pp.
Dates
4/25/1963
4/3/1963
4/5/1963
4/6/1963
4/7/1963
4/17/1963
4/10/1963
4/16/1963
4/9/1963
4/18/1963
4/15/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Smith, N. H. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Hanes, Arthur J. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Waggoner, James T. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Woods, Tom [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Drennen, Allen [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Wiggins, M. E. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Miglionico, Nina [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Seibels, George [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Hawkins, Don [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Overton, E. C. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Bryan, John [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Golden, John E. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Moore, Jamie [Bimingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Shores, Arthur D.
Billingsley, Orzell
Amaker, Norman C.
Clark, Leroy D.
Greenberg, Jack
Davis, William E.
Tortorici, Mary L.
Hill, Ambus
Hendricks, Lola H.
Parsons, M. Claire
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Mullin, William
Guy, C. D. [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Studemire, Agnes N.
Peterson, Annie B.
Billups, Charles
Marcus, Sherrill
Kennedy, Cleopatra
King, Bradine
Minnifield, Julius
Organizations
Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
The City of Birmingham, Alabama
United States. District Court (Alabama: Northern District)
Birmingham (Ala.). City Hall
Alabama. Circuit Court (10th Circuit)
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Jefferson County (Ala). Courthouse
Bohemian Bakery (Birmingham, Ala.)
A. G. Gaston Motel (Birmingham, Ala.)
Lane's Drug Store (Birmingham, Ala.)
St. Paul Methodist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Tutwiler Hotel (Birmingham, Ala.)
Masonic Temple (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Atlanta, Ga.
New Castle, Ala.
Topics
Arrest
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Nonviolence
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Voter registration
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
ECOP-AB
Location of Original
Eleazor C. Overton Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 6, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
ABBP-AB, Albert Burton Boutwell Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/14/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/27/2008 8:24:5
susane
2/22/2016 corala
Date Updated
7/12/2016 3:45:30 PM
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Statement Delivered at Freedom Riders Rally at First Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[5/21/1961]
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610521-003
Document Date
[5/21/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
2 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
MMFR-INP
Location of Original
Montgomery to Memphis Film Research Files, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sync sound 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Statement, ''For engaging in peaceful desegregation demonstrations''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630411-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/11/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
630411-000
Document Date
4/11/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Demonstrations
United States - Constitutional law
Police - Complaints against
Birmingham, 1963
Code for Location of Original
BWOF-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
ABBP-AB, Albert Burton Boutwell Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 6, folder 28
Copy Location (2)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 17, folder 4-5/1963
Copy Location (3)
ADSP-AlBiCRI, Arthur D. Shores Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 17, folder 4
Copy Location (4)
JBRP-AB, John Bryan Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (5)
GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Miscellaneous Collections
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/16/2010
2/16/2010 alexmw
3/20/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/28/2017 5:48:29 PM
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Freedom Rides Arrest Log

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-042
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author Affiliation
Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
Document ID
610500-042
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
The second page contains mug shots
Dates
5/22/1961 - 5/31/1961
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Coffin, William Sloane
Lee, Bernard Scott
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
SDMsC-A-Ar
Location of Original
Sheriff Department -- Mug Shots Collection, Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/21/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Certificate of Merit for Jim Zwerg

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610927-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document Date
9/27/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610927-009
Document Date
9/27/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Zwerg, Jim
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
AFF-WBB
Location of Original
Alumni and Faculty Files, Beloit College Archives, Beloit, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/18/2004 11:39:23
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:20 AM
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Press release, Statement outlining reasons for Birmingham demonstrations

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630408-026
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/8/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
630408-026
Document Date
4/8/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
4/3/1963
9/26/1962
9/21/1962
9/25/1962
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Organizations
Loveman's Department Store (Birmingham, Ala.)
Pisitz Department Store (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Chamber of Commerce
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Jail no bail
Arrest
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
RBPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Ruth Barefield-Pendleton Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
BWCF-AB, Birmingham World Correspondence Files, 1940s-1980s, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 16
Copy Location (2)
KFC-AlBiCRI, Kraus Family Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Copy Location (3)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/15/2015 corala
Date Updated
3/3/2016 11:20:36 AM
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Press release, ''Freedom riders attacked in Alabama''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/15/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610515-019
Document Date
5/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
University of Georgia
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 129, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2006 11:40:9
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Wyatt Tee Walker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610608-010
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/8/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
610608-010
Document Date
6/8/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/19/1961
5/17/1961
6/1/1961
6/2/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Connor, Eugene
Billingsley, Orzell
Hall, Peter A.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
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 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/6/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/2009 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Draft, Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document671030-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671030-002
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
20 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Warren, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Fisher
Porter
Lowe
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph)
Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Dred Scott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
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
2.3.0.1670
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 122
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/27/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1998
Date Updated
5/9/2017 4:30:19 PM
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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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