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Partial List of Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Vivian, C. T. [Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [American Baptist Seminary]
LaFayette, Bernard
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lawson, James M. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Lewis, John [American Baptist Seminary]
Smith, Ruby Doris
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
American Baptist Seminary
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
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 35, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2002 8:51
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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"The Student Voice," Vol. II

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610300-019
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1961
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
610300-019
Document Date
3/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
3/1960
3/19/1961
3/16/1961
3/11/1961
2/1/1961
3/7/1961
3/15/1961
6/25/1961-8/5/1961
4/14/1961-4/16/1961
5/1/1961-5/17/1961
Names
Nesmith, Richard [MacMurray College (Jacksonville, Ill.)]
King, R. Edwin [Boston University]
Tuggle, J. L. [Atlanta (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Hunter, Charlayne
Holmes, Hamilton
Maclean, Malcom
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Charles, Ray
Combs, Bert T.
Hoblitzell, Bruce
Hugley, J. Neal
McDole, Robert
Nash, Diane [Fisk University]
Smith, Ruby D. [Spelman College]
Sherrod, Charles [Virginia Union University]
Jones, Charles C. [Johnson C. Smith University]
Ivory, C. A.
McDew, Charles [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Ricks, Willie
Stearnes, Eldrewey J. [Progressive Youth Association]
Carey, Gordon [Congress of Racial Equality]
Cotton, Dorothy [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Jenkins, Timothy [United States National Student Association]
Organizations
George Washington University Student Council
Baltimore Orioles baseball team
University of Georgia
Paine College
Kentucky State Commission on Human Rights
Greyhound Bus Company
Trailway Bus Company
Glen Echo Amusement Park
Duke University
North Carolina College
Rockingham County Improvement League
Charlotte College
Carver College
Charlotte Rehabilitation Hospital
Morris College
Lane College
University of Texas
Interstate Theaters, Inc.
Rice University
University of Virginia
Hampton Institute
Leggett's Department Store
Miller and Rhodes Department Store
Lee Junior High School
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company
Reed College
Places
Miami, Fla.
Chicago, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Segregation in transportation
Freedom rides
Arrest
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in Employment
Sit-ins
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 23, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 2 folder 9
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
5/8/2017 5:57:23 PM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-005
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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''Order,'' United States v. Ku Klux Klan

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610602-003
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Document Date
6/2/1961
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al
Author Affiliation
Defendants
Document ID
610602-003
Document Date
6/2/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Legal
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
5/20/1961
5/14/1961
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Robb, Spencer [United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation]
Stanley, Marvin [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Shows, Jack D. [Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Mann, Floyd
Davis, Hartwell
Johnson, Frank Minis [United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)]
Organizations
United States. District Court (Georgia : Northern District : Atlanta Division)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fisk University
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailways Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
Gulf Transport Company
Southeastern Stages
Greyhound Corp.
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Marshalls Service
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Governmental investigations
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Civil Action 1718-N
Montgomery Advertiser
Robbins v. United States 284 f. 39
Perko v. United States 204 f. 2d 446
Burton v. Willmington Parking Authority, et. al. 365 U.S. 715
Kent v. Dulles 357 U.S. 116
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
7/18/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/28/1988
6/19/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Letter to Ruby Doris Smith

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610616-012
Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Document ID
610616-012
Document Date
6/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Smith, Ruby Doris
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Louisville, Ky.
Rock Hill, S.C.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Support correspondence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Jail no bail
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 2:42:05 PM
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Letter to James Farmer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610616-013
Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Document ID
610616-013
Document Date
6/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Farmer, James
Thomas, Henry
Lewis, John
Holloway, Frank G.
Dunn, Albert L.
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Support correspondence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Jail no bail
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 2:42:13 PM
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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610800-016
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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''Report of the director''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610928-004
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
9/28/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610928-004
Document Date
9/28/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Report
Document Length
13 pp.
Dates
10/1960 - 9/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Reid, Milton A. [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Clark, Septima Poinsette
Young, Andrew
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Lawson, James M.
Levison, Stanley D.
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Gray, Fred D.
Conley, Charles
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses)
Augustine, Israel M.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Gunter, David [Petersburg Improvement Association]
Blake, Harry
Simpkins, C. O.
Robertson, Robert D.
Cotton, Dorothy
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Soskis, Jack H.
Herrin, J. C. [American Baptist Convention]
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Braden, Carl
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
American Baptist Convention
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Boatwright Committee
Petersburg Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Civil Liberties Union
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Marshall Field Foundation
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Southern Regional Council
National Urban League
Citizenship Education Program
Places
Shreveport, La.
Reidsville, Ga.
McIntosh, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Monroe, N.C.
McComb, Miss.
Petersberg, Va.
New York, N.Y.
Memphis, Tenn.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Miami, Fla.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--assaults against
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Segregation in transportation
Freedom rides
Other Topics
The American Dream
Walk in My Shoes
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 29, folder 20
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 29, folder 20
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 129, folder 14, Reel 8
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
6/12/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:49 PM
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''Students face Mississippi violence for you''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611000-009
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/1961
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
611000-009
Document Date
10/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
10/30/1961
10/23/1961
Names
Travis, Brenda
Baker, Ella
Curry, Constance
Belafonte, Harry
McDew, Charles
Jones, Charles Miles
Forman, James
Nash, Diane
Places
McComb, Miss.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation in transportation
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
3/24/2014 3:41:36 PM
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''Untold Story of the 'Freedom Rides' '' and ''A Bus Trip that Led to Riots''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611023-013
Author
U.S. News & World Report
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/23/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
U.S. News & World Report
Document ID
611023-013
Document Date
10/23/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/4/1961 - 8/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Richmond, Va.
Anniston, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans and mass media
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Discrimination
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
CCCSU-INP
Location of Original
Clayborne Carson Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/14/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 10:56:38 AM
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