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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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Draft, Equality Now: The President Has the Power

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610119-002
Document Date
[1/19/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
26 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 2/4/61 Nation
Dates
1959
1948
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. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
Places
Louisiana
Georgia
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Discrimination in housing
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Other Topics
The Nation
The Constitution of the United States
The Emancipation Proclamation
Executive Order 8891
GI Bill
Hill-Burton Act
Civil Rights Bill 1946
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
1/31/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/02/1996
3/14/2012 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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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
ebrummel
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''

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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

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621200-004
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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Summary Report of Civil Rights Progress During the Kennedy Administration, January - October 1961

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611229-013
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[12/29/1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
611229-013
Document Date
[12/29/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1957
3/9/1961
1/20/1961 - 10/20/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Udall, Stewart L.
Marshall, Thurgood
Moron, Alonzo G.
Morrow, John H.
Reeves, Frank D.
Rowan, Carl T. (Carl Thomas)
Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock)
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Griswold, Erwin N. (Erwin Nathaniel)
Bernhard, Berl
Kennedy, Robert F.
Bass, Harry
Edwards, G. Franklin
Organizations
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Dept. of State
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Court of Appeals
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Howard University
Harvard University
United States. Dept. of Commerce
Peace Corps
United States. Dept. of Treasury
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Memphis, Tenn.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Detroit, Mich.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
New Jersey
Boston, Mass.
Wisconsin
San Francisco, Calif.
Nigeria
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Columbus, Ga.
Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Nashville, Tenn.
St. Louis, Mo.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation--law and legislation
Freedom rides
School integration
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/14/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/28/2010
7/13/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:56 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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