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Press release, ''Martin Luther King, Jr. named Spingarn Medalist''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570529-010
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/29/1957
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
570529-010
Document Date
5/29/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/25/1957-6/30/1957
6/28/1957
6/25/1957 - 6/30/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Spingarn, Joel Elias
Spingarn, Amy (Einstein)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Anderson, Marian
Hastie, William
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Marshall, Thurgood
Murphy, Carl
Tobias, Channing H.
Hayes, Roland
Robinson, Jackie
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
White, Walter Francis
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 32A, folder 23
Date Created
3/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press release, ''Shuttlesworth Appeals to SCLC''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600829-004
Author
Wood, James R.
Document Date
8/29/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600829-004
Document Date
8/29/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/16/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shuttlesworth, Patricia Ann
Shuttlesworth, Ruby
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Holt, Len
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Lines, Inc.
Trailways Bus Lines
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Gadsden, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Monteagle, Tenn.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Segregation in transportation
Police - Complaints against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Code for Location of Original
RWP-DLC
Location of Original
Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1994
Date Updated
10/9/2009 11:53:37 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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Chronology of Student Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611219-011
Author
Zinn, Howard
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Zinn, Howard
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611219-011
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Richmond, David
Collins, LeRoy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Sutton, Percy
Johnson, Frank Minis
Wykoff, Elizabeth
Moore, Russell
Kennedy, Robert F.
Farmer, James
Warren, Earl
Harlan, John Marshall
Hartsfield, William Berry
Organizations
Georgia A&T
Woolworth's
Fisk University
New York Times Company
Harvard University
Yale University
Princeton University
Vassar College
University of Wisconsin
University of Indiana
University of California, Berkeley
Southern University
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Friendly Relations Committee (Atlanta, Ga.)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Regional Council
Alabama State University
Jackson State University
Places
Greensboro, N.C.
Portsmouth, Va.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Baton Rouge, La.
Raleigh, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Arlington, Va.
Alexandria, Va.
Wisonsin
Berkeley, Calif.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
Galvestone, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Miami, Fla.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Norfolk, Va.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Baltimore, Md.
Newcastle, Del.
Richmond, Va.
Wilmington, Del.
Anniston, Ga.
McComb, Miss.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Demonstrations
Direct action
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Student movements
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
HZP-WHi
Location of Original
Howard Zinn Papers, 1956-1970, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 3:11:15 PM
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Draft, Press release, United drive to increase voter registration announced

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620100-004
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
620100-004
Document Date
1/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
McDew, Charles [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Branton, Wiley A. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 22, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel 5
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/27/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/09/2001
6/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:56 AM
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Press release, ''Voting, schools and jobs, NAACP convention topics''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620622-009
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/22/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
620622-009
Document Date
6/22/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
7/2/1962 - 7/8/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Spottswood, Stephen Gill
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice)
Wilkins, Roy
Sauls, Henry
Bryant, Farris
Harlow, Ralph
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Bates, Daisy
Nabrit, James M.(James Madison) [Howard University]
White, Charles E. (Mrs.)
McCurdy, Merle
Patrick, William T.
Schwulst, Earl B.
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Allen, Ivan
Law, W. W. (Westley Wallace)
Brewer, Guy R.
Smith, L.T.
Lindsey, Merrill W.
Hill, Herbert
Fowler, George
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Pollard, William
Alexander, Kelly M.
Carter, Robert L.
Clement, Rufus E. [Atlanta University]
Henry, Aaron
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Smith, Maxine
Tucker, S.W.
Robertson, Robert D.
Shagaloff, June
Sandifer, Jawn
Morris, Barbara
Jones, George
Andrews, Irving
Williams, Harold B.
Wilson, Margaret Bush
Allen, Frank E.
Reed, Eugene T.
Gregory, Dick
Kaplan, Kivie
Delany, Hubert T.
Abrams, Charles
Hill, Oliver W.
Tanner, Jack
Wood, Jack E.
Schwulst, Earl B.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Emanuel AME Church
Smith College
Morehouse College
Howard University
Atlanta University
Places
Atlanta, GA.
Eloy, Ariz.
Jacksonville, Fla.
San Francisco, Calif.
Perry, Fla.
Tampa, Fla.
Cocoa, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Charleston, S.C.
Boston, Mass.
Jackson, Miss.
Holly Springs, Miss.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Detroit, Mich.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Durham, N.C.
Topics
Discrimination
equality
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Sit-ins
Discrimination in Employment
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Discrimination in housing
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
TeM-TNJ
Location of Original
Facts on film [Microfilm], Southern Education Reporting Service Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Jean and Alexander Heard Library, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/10/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/30/2006 9:22:28
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:38 AM
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Press release, ''Top civil rights figures to mark SCLC confab''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620912-007
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/12/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620912-007
Document Date
9/12/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/25/1962-9/28/1962
7/29/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jackie
Abernathy, Ralph
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Parks, Rosa
Branton, Wiley A. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Nelson, William Stuart
Maguire, John David [Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.)]
Braden, Anne
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Smiley, Glenn E. [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Lawson, James M. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Baker, Ella
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Meet the Press
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.)
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 31, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/06/2001
Date Updated
3/13/2017 11:17:23 AM
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List of sponsors, ''The Role of the American Negro Community in U.S. Policy in Africa''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621125-003
Author
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Place Written
Harriman, N.Y.
Document Date
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
621125-003
Document Date
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
Harriman, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Brown, Theodore E.
Organizations
American Committee on Africa
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
National Council of Negro Women
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Negro American Labor Council
Congress of Racial Equality
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World. Grand Lodge Elks (Fraternal order)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Columbia University
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III A-277
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/26/2002
Date Updated
4/13/2017 9:58:26 AM
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Press release, Statement on the violence in LeFlore County, Mississippi

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-019
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Author Affiliation
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Document ID
630301-019
Document Date
3/1/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
3/1/1963
Names
Travis, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Moses, Robert Parris [Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. White House
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Places
Jackson, Miss.
LeFlore County, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Federal intervention
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 127, Folder 13
Copy Location (1)
VEPP-RWWL, Voter Education Project Organizational Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/5/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/6/2012 szwald
Date Updated
3/1/2016 2:13:28 PM
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Minutes, Meeting on Emancipation March on Washington

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630410-001
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/10/1963
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
630410-001
Document Date
4/10/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630422-041
Dates
10/4/1963
10/5/1963
6/13/1963-6/14/1963
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Schaefer, Jon
Hill, Norman
Puryear, M. T.
Allen, Alexander J.
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
Overton, L. Joseph
Parrish, Richard F. (Richard Franklin)
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gragg, Rosa Lee Slade
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
McDew, Charles
Morsell, John A. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Powell, Adam Clayton
Alexander, Booker T.
Moore, E.
Organizations
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Negro American Labor Council
National Council of Negro Women
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Meetings
Strategic Planning
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/10/2015 corala
Date Updated
5/15/2015 2:59:09 PM
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