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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
580620-001
Document Date
6/20/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/23/1958
5/6/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Dawson, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
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 64, folder 20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:26 PM
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''Presidential Delegation Statement''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590400-018
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document Date
[4/1959]
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document ID
590400-018
Document Date
[4/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/1957
Names
Howard, Asbury
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)[United States. White House]
Fleming, Harold C.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States National Student Association
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Lima, Peru
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/12/2002 16:44:48
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:02 AM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571015-003
Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
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 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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Interview by Martin Agronsky on ''Today''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620130-011
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Document Date
1/30/1962
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Video Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
620130-011
Document Date
1/30/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Video Transcript
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Interview
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
9/1/1960
9/1961
Names
Chancellor, John
Agronsky, Martin
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Mansfield, Mike
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldberg, Arthur
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Cleveland, Ohio
New York, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
Dallas, Texas
Puerto Rico
Topics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Discrimination in Employment
Literacy tests
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Voter registration
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/3/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
9/13/2011 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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''Human Background of the Civil Rights Issue''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600214-004
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/14/1960
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Document ID
600214-004
Document Date
2/14/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of New York Times Magazine, 2/14/1960
Published In
New York Times Magazine
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Myrdal, Gunnar
Parker, Mack Charles
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
McGill, Ralph [Atlanta Constitution]
Greenberg, Jack
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Atlanta Constitution
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
School integration
Voter registration
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
An American Dilemma
Sunrise at Campobello
Race Relations and American Law
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 139, ''Articles on 'Sit-ins' and Civil Rights Debate''
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/10/2009 10:45:30 AM
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Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/24/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
580624-002
Document Date
6/24/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/21/1958
6/23/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Lemley, Harry J. (Harry Jacob), 1914-
Meyers, Agnes
Organizations
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Civil rights
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Other Topics
Atlantic Monthly
Code for Location of Original
DDEP-KAbE
Location of Original
Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
RCSP-INP, Rocco C. Siciliano Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:34:44 AM
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Draft, The Luminous Promise

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
12/1962
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
621200-004
Document Date
12/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
17 pp.
Dates
1/1/1963
1820
1776
1862
1863
Names
Douglass, Frederick
Jefferson, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham [United States. White House]
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Schlesinger, Arthur Meier [Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.)]
Sanders, Carl Edward [Georgia. Office of the Governor]
Weltner, Charles L. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Allen, Ivan [Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Griffin, Marvin C.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Meredith, James
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Mississippi. National Guard
United States. White House
Harvard University [(Cambridge, Mass.)]
United States. Marshals Service
United States. Supreme Court
Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Georgia. Office of the Governor
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Boston, Mass.
Albany, Ga.
Oxford, Miss.
India
Indonesia
Ghana
Brazil
Fulton County, Ga.
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
School integration
Electoral politics
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
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
2.4.0.320
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/18/1997
Date Updated
4/17/2017 1:43:52 PM
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Interview by Donald H. Smith

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631207-003
Author
King, Coretta Scott
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/7/1963
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Coretta Scott
Author Dates
1927-2006
Document ID
631207-003
Document Date
12/7/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
60.9 min.
Dates
12/1955
9/1954
11/1955
12/1956
1/1957
2//7/1957
5/17/1957
2/1960
3/1959
8/1958
9/20/1958
11/1961
12/1961
Names
Smith, Donald H.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Scott, Obie
King, Martin Luther
King, Yolanda
King, Alberta Williams
Abernathy, Ralph
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Curry, Izola
Maxwell, O. Clay
Maynard, Aubre de L. [Harlem Hospital Center (New York, N.Y.)]
King, Martin Luther, III
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lee, Bernard Scott
Anderson, William G.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Lincoln High School (Marion, Ala.)
Antioch College (Yellow Springs, Ohio)
New England Conservatory of Music (Boston, Mass.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom (1957 : Washington, D.C.)
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Harlem Hospital Center (New York, N.Y.)
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Shaw University (Raleigh, N.C.)
Alabama State College (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Marion, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Boston, Mass.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Greensboro, N.C.
Ghana
London, England
Paris, France
Rome, Italy
Geneva, Switzerland
India
New York, N.Y.
Tallahassee, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Little Rock, Ark.
Baton Rouge, La.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Coretta Scott King - Public speaking
State of Alabama vs. M. L. King, Jr., et. al.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Tax Returns
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Bombings
Churches-vandalism
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Sit-ins
Africa trip, 1957
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Atlanta Move, 1960
India trip
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Afro-American student movements
Freedom rides
Albany Movement
Arrest
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Code for Location of Original
DHSTR-WHi
Location of Original
Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/29/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/12/2017 11:28:20 AM
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Interview by Berl I. Bernhard

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640309-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/9/1964
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640309-001
Document Date
3/9/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal 5
Cal 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
27 pp.
Dates
6/19/1960
7/1960
11/4/1960
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Coretta Scott
Wofford, Harris
Hartsfield, William Berry
Bernhard, Berl I.
Lawson, Marjorie
Lawson, Belford
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Livingston, David
King, Martin Luther
McCarthy, Joseph
Douglas, Helen Gahagan
Bowles, Chester
Williams, G. Mennen
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abram, Morris B.
Cox, Archibald
Seigenthaler, John
Marshall, Burke
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Connor, Eugene
Elliott, J. Robert
Organizations
John F. Kennedy Library
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Reidsville State Prison
Fulton County Jail
DeKalb County Jail
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Reidsville, Ga.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Little Rock, Ark.
Birmingham, Ala.
Vienna, Austria
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Presidential candidates, 1960
Democratic Convention, 1960
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Birmingham, 1963
Voter registration
Discrimination in Employment
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Nonviolence
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in housing
Code for Location of Original
JFKOH-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Library Oral History Program, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
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 14, folder 5
Date Created
7/22/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1996
5/28/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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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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