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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/14/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document ID
630414-002
Document Date
4/14/1963
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
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
United States. White House
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Palm Beach, Fla.
Topics
Arrest
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1478
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.4, folder Birmingham Ala. (k) 1963
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/30/2002
5/16/2012 kpp
Date Updated
3/3/2016 1:18:48 PM
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''People in Action: Birmingham Part II Project 'C'''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/17/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630817-000
Document Date
8/17/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Amsterdam News, 17 August 1963.
Dates
5/1962
9/1962
1/9/1963-1/10/1963
2/4/1963-3/21/1963
Names
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Dorchester Center (Midway, Ga.)
Places
Danville, Va.
Gadsden, Ala.
Savannah, Ga.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Liberty County, Ga.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 111
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/05/1996
Date Updated
5/5/2016 1:37:24 PM
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Draft, Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671030-002
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
20 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Warren, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Fisher
Porter
Lowe
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph)
Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Dred Scott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
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
2.3.0.1670
Copy Location (1)
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 122
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/27/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1998
Date Updated
5/9/2017 4:30:19 PM
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Draft, ''Chapter IV, New Day in Birmingham,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-019
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
4/3/1963
4/15/1963
Names
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Nash, Diane
Young, Andrew
Cotton, Dorothy
Kennedy, Robert F.
Anderson, Marian
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham News
Washington Post Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Freedom songs
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Police - Complaints against
Nonviolence
Other Topics
New Day Dawns for Birmingham
We Shall Overcome
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/1999
Date Updated
6/24/2010 9:55:45 AM
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Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/30/1967
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
671030-001
Document Date
10/30/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1963
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Fisher, T. L.
Hays, J. W.
Porter, John Thomas
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph) [United States. Supreme Court]
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) [United States. Supreme Court]
Warren, Earl [United States. Supreme Court]
Organizations
Jefferson County Jail (Jefferson County, Ala.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Marshals Service.
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Berkeley, Calif.
Madison, Wis.
Oberlin, Ohio
Selma, Ala.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Ghettos
Riots
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Police - Complaints against
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
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 122
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 28, folder 40
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/8/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1996
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:57:17 AM
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Press conference after release from jail

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
11/4/1967
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671104-001
Document Date
11/4/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Names
Connor, Eugene
Noel-Baker, Philip Noel-Baker, Baron
Pire, Dominique
King, Coretta Scott
Fisher, T. L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman)
White, Poppy Cannon
White, Walter Francis [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Liberation Front
New Castle College (London, England)
Jefferson County Jail (Jefferson County, Ala.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
London, England
Washington, D.C.
Bessemer, Ala.
Watts, Calif.
Gadsden, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Riots
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Birmingham, 1963
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 122
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1997
Date Updated
5/6/2010 3:10:27 PM
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''But, If Not'', Sermon at Ebenezer Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/5/1967
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671105-000
Document Date
11/5/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
10/30/1967
1963
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Young, Andrew
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy
Marshall, Thurgood
King, Alfred Daniel
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph) [United States. Supreme Court]
Connor, Eugene
Hitler, Adolf
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Socrates
Jesus Christ
Shakespeare, William
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Civil Disobedience
Bible, O.T.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Birmingham, 1963
Freedom songs
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Jews
Other Topics
Daniel 3
Exodus 20:3, 4
Genesis 28:20
Psalm 46:3
Job 2:9
Job 13:15
Sonnet 116
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 122
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/8/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1996
Date Updated
5/6/2010 3:13:33 PM
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''But, If Not,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[11/5/1967]
Genre
Audio Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671105-002
Document Date
[11/5/1967]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Audio Sermon
Document Length
58.4 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
10/30/1967
1963
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Young, Andrew
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy
Marshall, Thurgood
King, Alfred Daniel
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph) [United States. Supreme Court]
Connor, Eugene
Hitler, Adolf
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Socrates
Jesus Christ
Shakespeare, William
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Civil Disobedience
Bible, O.T.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Birmingham, 1963
Freedom songs
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Jews
Other Topics
Daniel 3
Exodus 20:3, 4
Genesis 28:20
Psalm 46:3
Job 2:9
Job 13:15
Sonnet 116
Hebrews 13:5
Lord I'm Coming Home
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
A-35; NYC-9B; NYC-9C
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/23/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/24/1997
Date Updated
10/17/2016 11:19:03 AM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/22/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630422-025
Document Date
4/22/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
20.01 mins.
Dates
3/8/1957
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
King, Coretta Scott
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Diggs, Charles C. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Nkrumah, Kwame
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Elijah Muhammad
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Luther, Martin
Key, Francis Scott
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Nation of Islam
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Ghana, Africa
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Africa trip, 1957
Birmingham, 1963
Black nationalism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Colonialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Slavery
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Other Topics
Moral Man and Immoral Society
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
Star Spangled Banner
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
SAAPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, CD 3, side 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/2/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:48 AM
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Draft, ''Chapter III, Bull Connor's Birmingham,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-018
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-018
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
16 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 640500-024.
Dates
4/3/1963
3/1/1963
3/5/1963
5/1962
9/1962
5/11/1963
Names
Popper, Hermine I.
Connor, Eugene
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Jefferson, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Pitts, Lucius H. [Miles College]
Gaston, A.G. (Arthur George)
Gardner, Edward Hall [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Drew, John
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Boutwell, Albert Burton
King, Tom
Belafonte, Harry
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Miles College
Southern Regional Council
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Savannah, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Direct action
Why We Can't Wait
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Albany Movement
Bombings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
Student movements
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Jim Crow
Discrimination in public accomodations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/1999
Date Updated
6/24/2010 9:44:42 AM
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