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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580620-001
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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Equality Now: The President Has the Power

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610119-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610119-005
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
16 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610119-001. Draft of 2/4/61 Nation
Dates
1934
1954
1959
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Bootle, W.A.
Wright, J. Skelly
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Federal Housing Administration
Places
India
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Emancipation Proclamation
Other Topics
The Nation
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 55A, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/1999
Date Updated
3/21/2014 11:18:26 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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Press release, ''Attorney General promises S.C.L.C. immediate attention to voting irregularities''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/11/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed

Address at the tenth biennial convention of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union. District 65

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620908-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Monticello, N.Y.
Document Date
9/8/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620908-000
Document Date
9/8/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Monticello, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
12/11/1961
1960
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union. District 65 (New York, N.Y.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Albany, Ga.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Little Rock, Ark.
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Italy
France
Japan
Germany
Topics
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Voter registration
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Labor Movement
Albany Movement
Direct action
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
2.3.0.380
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1995
Date Updated
3/7/2017 6:28:13 PM
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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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''The federal executive and civil rights''

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Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610100-019
Document Date
1/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
54 pp.
Dates
1941
1946
1960
1877-1933
1948-1949
1954-1957
Names
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Truman, Harry S.
Harris, R. J.
Organizations
University of North Carolina
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States Informational Agency
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
United States. Dept. of Defense
Atomic Energy Commission
National Science Foundation
White Citizens Council
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Army
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Army Corp of Engineers
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Interior
United States. Veterans' Administration
Federal Aviation Agency
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
New Orleans, La.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Washington, D.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Wilcox, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Sumter, Ala.
Union, Fla.
Webster, Ga.
Early, Ga.
Fayette, Ga.
Gwinnett, Ga.
East Carroll, La.
Ouachita, La.
East Feliciana, La.
McCormick, S.C.
Clarendon, S.C.
Hampton, S.C.
Bolivar, Miss.
LeFlore, Miss.
Forrest, Miss.
Terreell County, Ga.
Macon County, Ala.
Bienville Parish, La.
Washington Parish, La.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Texas
Alabama
North Carolina
Virginia
Africa
Asia
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Presidential candidates, 1960
United States - Constitutional law
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
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
Reel 219
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2010
3/1/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:28:37 PM
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Draft, ''A Summer of Discontent,'' Why We Can't Wait

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-014
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
36 pp.
Dates
7/1963
5/1963
6/12/1963
6/30/1963
8/23/1963
4/12/1963 - 6/24/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Reston, James [New York Times Company]
Sanford, Terry
Thopmson, Allen C.
Doar, John
Beckwith, Byron de la
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Johnson, Samuel
Richardson, Gloria
Carter, Robert L.
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Ray, Sandy F.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Holt, Len
Lichtenberger, Arthur
Blake, Eugene Carson
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim
Spike, Robert W. (Robert Warren)
Organizations
New York Times Company
University of Mississippi
University of Alabama
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Internal Revenue Service
University of Florida
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Ku Klux Klan
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Baptist Convention
American Jewish Congress
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Nashville, Tenn.
New York, N.Y.
Augusta, Ga.
Gadsden, Ala.
Denver, Colo.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in public accomodations
Civil rights demonstrations
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Boycotts
Police - Complaints against
Operation Breadbasket
Jews
Emancipation Proclamation
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Other Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Atlanta Constitution
Christianity and Crisis
Why We Can't Wait
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 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/25/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/08/1998
Date Updated
6/10/2010 2:41:37 PM
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''Birmingham: People in Motion''

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Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/1966
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Printed -- published
Author
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
660600-015
Document Date
6/1966
Type of Writing
Typed
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
32 pp.
Published In
Birmingham: Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights, 1966
Dates
12/25/1956
1/1957
6/1957
9/1957
6/1958
10/1958
4/3/1960
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
5/17/1961
5/19/1961
1/1962
11/1962
4/2/1963
5/4/1963
5/10/1963
9/15/1963
10/1963
1956-1966
6/1965-12/1965
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shuttlesworth, Ruby
Shuttlesworth, Patricia
Shuttlesworth, Fredericka
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Shuttlesworth, Carolyn
Walker, Rosa
Weaver, Lamar
Billups, Charles
Phifer, J.S.
Woods, Calvin
Salisbury, Harrison [New York Times Company]
Connor, Eugene
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Patterson, John L.
Moore, Jamie
Lubell, Samuel
Hanes, Arthur
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Boutwell, Albert Burton
King, Alfred Daniel
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Morgan, Charles
Armstrong, James
Andrews, Notie B.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Flowers, Richmond
Lingo, Al
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Phillips High School
Ku Klux Klan
Birmingham Council on Human Relations
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham News
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Smith and Gaston Motel
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
Greyhound Lines
Graymont Elementary School
National States Rights Party
New York Times Company
Congress of Racial Equality
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United Press International
Alabama National Guard
Liberty Grocery Store
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Anniston, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Freedom rides
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
political participation
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Segregation in transportation
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
FrLSP-GAMK
Location of Original
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
FrLSP-GAMK, Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 38
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
FLSP-AlBiCRI, Fred L. Shuttlesworth Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Date Created
3/28/2007 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/28/2007 16:40:27
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Date Updated
9/30/2015 11:41:58 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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