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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

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610119-002
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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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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''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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''Civil Right No.1--The Right to Vote''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/14/1965
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650314-000
Document Date
3/14/1965
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
New York Times Magazine, 14 March 1965, pp. 26-27, 94-95.
Dates
3/1/1965
Names
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Davis, Jimmie [Louisana. Office of the Governor]
Clark, James [Dallas County (Ala.). Sheriff's Dept.]
Rainey, Lawrence [Neshoba County (Miss.). Sheriff's Dept.]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Marshall, Burke [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Thomas, Daniel H.
Warren, Earl
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Louisana. Office of the Governor
United States. Supreme Court
United Nations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Dallas County (Ala.). Sheriff's Dept.
Neshoba County (Miss.). Sheriff's Dept.
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Philadelphia, Miss.
Marion, Ala.
Perry County, Ala.
Greene County, Ala.
Topics
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Literacy tests
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Segregation--law and legislation
political participation
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Police - Complaints against
Arrest
Presidential Elections
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 115
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/18/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/15/1996
Date Updated
9/29/2010 9:56:47 AM
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''Hammer of Civil Rights''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/9/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640309-000
Document Date
3/9/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
The Nation 198 (9 March 1964): 230-234.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Connor, Eugene
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Zinn, Howard
Thompson, Allen C.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Treasury Department
National Security Council
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Emancipation Proclamation
Direct action
Human Rights
Presidential Elections
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Freedom rides
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Churches-vandalism
Other Topics
Equality Now
Fumbling on the New Frontier
Bold Design For a New South
United States Criminal Code, Title 10, Section 241-242
Code for Location of Original
EPP-GEU-S
Location of Original
Eliza Paschall Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
CSfIL, International Longshoreman's and Warehousemen's Union, San Francisco, Calif.
Filing Info
folder King, Martin Luther 1961-1967
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.
Copy Location (3)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/1/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/3/2011
8/3/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:32:03 PM
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Draft, Hammer of Civil Rights

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640309-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[3/9/1964]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640309-002
Document Date
[3/9/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
18 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 3/9/64 Nation
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Connor, Eugene
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Zinn, Howard
Thompson, Allen C.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Treasury Department
National Security Council
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Nation Magazine
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Emancipation Proclamation
Direct action
Human Rights
Presidential Elections
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Freedom rides
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Churches-vandalism
Other Topics
United States Criminal Code, Title 10, Section 241-242
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
8/3/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/06/1999
Date Updated
2/25/2010 2:11:15 PM
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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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Draft, Address to the Platform Committee of the Democratic National Convention

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[8/22/1964]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640822-010
Document Date
[8/22/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
17 pp.
Dates
9/1963
Names
Allport, Gordon W.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lincoln, Abraham
McCulloch, William [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Jefferson, Thomas
Smith, Adam
Penn, Lemuel
Chaney, James Earl
Goodman, Andrew
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
John Birch Society
Democratic Party
Republican Party
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
White Citizens Council
United Nations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Southern Regional Council
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Communist Party of the United States of America
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
St. Augustine, Fla.
Danville, Va.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Direct action
Democratic Convention, 1964
Governmental investigations
Churches-vandalism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Voter registration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
The Nature of Prejudice
United States Code. Title 10 section 333
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
Vault box 8, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/13/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/24/1998
Date Updated
3/11/2010 1:58:12 PM
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