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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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Recording of Civil Rights Leaders Meeting with President Kennedy during the March on Washington

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630828-124
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Wilkins, Roy
Blake, Eugene Carson
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Document Date
8/28/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Wilkins, Roy
Blake, Eugene Carson
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document ID
630828-124
Document Date
8/28/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Washington, D.C.]
Genre
Audio
Document Length
0.25 minutes
Names
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David
Halleck, Charles
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Lincoln, Abraham
Mansfield, Michael
McCormack, John W.
Wirtz, Willard
Young, Whitney M.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Roman Catholic Church
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Durham, N. C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
North Carolina
Portland, Oregon
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Jews
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Meetings
Code for Location of Original
JFKR-MBJFK
Location of Original
Presidential Recordings, Civil Rights, 1963, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/20/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
1/8/2013 2:49:47 PM
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''The NAACP and Adam Clayton Powell''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630400-100
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/1963
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
630400-100
Document Date
4/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
12 pp.
Dates
2/14/1955
5/9/1955
4/13/1961
7/21/1955
3/21/1963 - 3/31/1963
Names
Powell, Adam Clayton
Wilkins, Roy
X, Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Meyer, Agnes
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Frelinghuysen, Peter
Capper, Arthur
Peck, James
Ickes, Harold L.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Shillady, John R.
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman)
Ovington, Mary White
Brown, Johnnie
Robinson, Jackie
Young, Whitney M.
Crosswaith, Frank R.
Abernathy, Ralph
Jones, J. Raymond
Organizations
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Upper Park Avenue Baptist Church
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
United States. Supreme Court
Philagephia Tribune
Atlanta Daily World
California Eagle
St. Louis Argus
Kansas City Call
Michigan Chronical
The Carolina Times
New Jersey Herald News
Houston Informer
Pittsburgh Courier
The Afro-American
White Citizens Council
Washington Post Company
National Broadcasting Company, inc.
Places
Washington, D.C.
Memphis, Tenn.
San Antonio, Texas
Greenwich, Conn.
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Georgia
Missouri
Michigan
Maryland
Fort Worth, Texas
St. Louis, Mo.
Richmond, Va.
Phildadelphia, Pa.
Detroit, Mich.
New Orleans, La.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Freedom rides
Internal Conflicts
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Genesis 3:9
Isaiah 65:5
The Birth of a Nation
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 7, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/24/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/9/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:50 AM
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''The president's powers in areas of race relations: An exploration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601127-009
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Author Affiliation
University of North Carolina
Document ID
601127-009
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
65 pp.
Dates
10/1943
12/25/1944
1941
8/20/1953
1883
1940
9/1959
1934
1948
5/1958
1/27/1958
6/1959
5/17/1954
1950-1960
1943-1945
Names
Jackson, Andrew
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, John
Washington, Booker T.
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Ashmore, Harry S.
Robinson, Jackie
Dabbs, James McBride
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Griffin, Marvin
Boggs, J. Caleb (James Caleb)
McKeldin, Theodore R. (Theodore Roosevelt)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Hayne, Robert Y.
Toure, Ahmed Sekou
Lief, Harold I.
Reed, William N.
Dilworth, Richardson
Kennon, Robert F.
Johnson, George M.
Fahy, Charles, E.
Scudder, Hazel
Waters, Vincent
Bennett, Charles E.
Cherry, Francis
Holland, Spessard
Organizations
United States. White House
White Citizens Council
United States. Navy
United States. Army
Southern Regional Council
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Department of War
United States. Veterans Administration
Tulane University
United States. National Guard
United States. Department of Defense
United States. Department of Labor
United States. National Parks Service
United States. National Forest Service
United States Employment Services
National Labor Relations Board
United States. Federal Reserve Bank
Fair Employment Practices Committee
Wall Street Journal
Kaiser Aluminum Company
Bethlehem Steel Corp.
General Dynamics Corp.
National Mediation Board
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen
United States. Office of Education
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Department of Interior
United Mine Workers of America
Civil Aeronautics Administration
Southeastern Greyhound Lines Co.
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Fortune Magazine
United States. Public Housing Administration
Urban Renewal Administration
Arkansas Gazette
Places
South Carolina
North Carolina
Guinea
Arkansas
Asia
Europe
Mississippi
California
Guam
Kentucky
Maryland
Virgin Islands
Kansas
New York
Texas
Georgia
Virginia
West Virginia
New Jersey
Washington
Oregon
Tennessee
Oklahoma
Arizona
Puerto Rico
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Chicago, Ill.
New Haven, Conn.
Las Vegas, Nev.
Southern Pines, N.C.
New Bern, N.C.
Ashville, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
Vlousia County, Fla.
Danville, Va.
Greensboro, N.C.
Harrison County, Miss.
Clinton, Tenn.
Sacramento, Calif.
Lexington, Ky.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Houston, Tex.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Fort Worth, Tex.
Sparrows Point, Md.
Baton Rouge, La.
Charleston, W. Va.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
St. Louis, Mo.
Wilmington, Del.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Sumter, S.C.
Columbus, Ga.
Grand Fords, N.D.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
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
128
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/2/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:16:45 PM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610829-002
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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