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''What's Behind The Freedom Rides,'' Part I

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610617-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Document Date
6/17/1961
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610617-002
Document Date
6/17/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Reprint of 2/4/61 Nation article.
Published In
Afro-American, 17 June 1961.
Dates
7/1/1961
7/8/1961
7/15/1961
2/4/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Topics
Freedom rides
School integration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Other Topics
Equality Now
The Nation
Code for Location of Original
CSt-MLK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/28/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/29/1999
4/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press Release, ''NAACP Urges No 'Cool Off' for Freedom Riders''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610526-014
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/26/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
610526-014
Document Date
5/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
7/1956
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Bus Ride Project
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, Reel 15
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009
11/10/2009 szwald
3/17/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/17/2016 11:40:12 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610530-001
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Lawson, James M.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Guard
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A213
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-AF-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Group III, Series A, Administrative File, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
digital folder 001473-019-0113
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1994
Date Updated
7/1/2015 10:06:50 AM
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Interview with Paul E. X. Brown on "For Your Information"

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611000-008
Author
Forman, James
Hardy, John
McCullum, Selyn
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[10/1961]
Genre
Audio tape
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Forman, James
Hardy, John
McCullum, Selyn
Author Affiliation
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
611000-008
Document Date
[10/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Audio tape
Document Length
26.2 min.
Document Note
1 audio cassette: analog
Dates
9/7/1961
Names
Till, Emmett
Jesus Christ
Gandhi, Mahatma
Travis, Brenda
Brown, Paul E.X.
Parker, Mack Charles
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Roosevelt University
United States. Supreme Court
Greyhound Bus Company
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Nashville, Tenn.
Albany, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
McComb, Miss.
Tylertown, Miss.
Walthall County, Miss.
Pike County, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Arrest
Freedom rides
Literacy tests
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
BAA-CSt-KPP
Location of Original
The Boffard Audio Collection: University of Tours, France., Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/23/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/3/2010 3:29:44 PM
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Report, ''A United States Information Agency report summary world-wide reactions to racial incidents in Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610600-019
Document Date
[6/1961]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610600-019
Document Date
[6/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Document
Document Length
9 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610621-014
Dates
5/24/1961
5/25/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Bowles, Chester [United States. Dept. of State]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Straits-Times
Reuters
Daily Mirror (London, England)
Daily Herald (London, England)
LaMonde (Paris, France)
Telegraph (London, England)
Manila Times (Manila, Philippines)
Evening Standard (Rhodesia)
Ghanaian Times (Ghana)
Ethiopian Herald (Ethiopia)
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Mississippi
London, England
Paris France
Rome, Italy
Copenhagen, Denmark
Berlin, Germany
Mexico
Bangkok, Thailand
Manila, Philippines
Tokyo, Japan
Malaya, Singapore
Saigon, Vietnam
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
Moscow, Russia
Africa
Kenya
Rhodesia
Ghana
Ethiopia
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Vienna, Austria
Burma
Indonesia
New Delhi, India
Malaysia
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Freedom rides
International Cooperation
Afro-Americans and mass media
Apartheid--South Africa
Public opinion
Race relations
World Politics
Communism
Code for Location of Original
USIA-MBJFK
Location of Original
U.S. Information Agency Records, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/7/2014 5:04:20 PM
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Ways Toward Nonviolent School Integration, Address delivered at Oakwood College

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620319-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Huntsville, Ala.
Document Date
[3/19/1962]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620319-015
Document Date
[3/19/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Huntsville, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
40.8 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1619
1857
9/1862
1/1/1863
1896
1964
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abernathy, Ralph
Hugo, Victor
Hope, Bob
Donne, John
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Shakespeare, William
Raphael
Machiavelli, Nicolo
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
MacMillan, Harold
Lincoln, Abraham
Gandhi, Mahatma
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Community Service Committee
United States. Supreme Court
Oakwood College
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
England
Washington, D.C.
North Carolina
Mississippi
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Tokyo, Japan
New Hampshire
Colorado
Topics
Communism
Demonstrations
equality
Freedom rides
Gandhism
Human Rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
School integration
Student movements
Other Topics
Be the Best of Whatever You Are
Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
AlHvCFS
Location of Original
Center for the Study of Southern Political Culture, Calhoun Community College, Huntsville, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/23/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/17/2014 2:22:59 PM
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''Freedom in Our Time,'' Address at National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) 53rd Annual Convention

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620704-003
Author
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/4/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
Author Dates
1900-1997
Author Affiliation
Howard University
Document ID
620704-003
Document Date
7/4/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1776
6/27/1961
9/12/1961
1954
1962
Names
Kipling, Rudyard
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Department of Labor.
University of North Carolina
District of Columbia. Crime Commission
State Democratic Committee of Georgia
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Congress
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Houston, Texas
Dallas, Texas
Alabama
Mississippi
Lousiana
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Detroit, Mich.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil rights
Discrimination
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Poverty
Segregation--law and legislation
Sit-ins
United States - Constitutional law
Voter registration
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 134, folder 18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/22/2003 13:27:26
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:10 AM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-005
Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610530-005
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
2/1960
3/13/1961 - 5/29/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Patterson, Eugene
Lippmann, Walter
Seigenthaler, John
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Farmer, James
Barnett, Ross R.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Henley, C.V.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
Trailways
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi State Troopers
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
Nashville Student Movement
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Clinton, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Charlotte Observer
Tuscaloosa News
Auburn Plainsman
Montgomery Advertiser
New York Times
Washington Post
Times-Herald
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Alabama Journal
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
SRCP-AB, Southern Regional Council Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:35 PM
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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at E.C. Glass High School

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620327-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Lynchburg, Va.
Document Date
[3/27/1962]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620327-001
Document Date
[3/27/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Lynchburg, Va.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
54 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
Suitland, Md.: Business & Social (B & S) Recordings, 1986.
Dates
12/5/1955
1776
Names
Holt, Len
Wood, Virgil
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Reid, Milton A.
Smuts, Jan Christiaan
Whitehead, Alfred North
Einstein, Albert
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Isaiah (Biblical prophet)
Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Hayes, Roland
Sibelius, Jean
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Jesus Christ
Abernathy, Ralph
Washington, Booker T.
Anderson, Marian
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Lenin, Vladimir Ilich
Gandhi, Mahatma
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Carlyle, Thomas
Carver, George Washington
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Georgia
Norfolk, Va.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Topics
Nonviolence
Communism
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil rights
Direct action
Discrimination in public accomodations
equality
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
political participation
Race relations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Sit-ins
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
MLKPP
Date Created
10/31/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 11:23:38
6/12/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610800-016
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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