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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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Memo to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-004
Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document ID
610524-004
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/23/1961
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Nash, Diane [Nashville Student Christian Association]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Nashville Student Christian Association
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Yale University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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-A213
Copy Location (1)
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
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''Remarks in Acceptance of the Forty-second Springarn Medal at the Forty-eighth Annual NAACP Convention''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570628-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
6/28/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570628-001
Document Date
6/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
cal. 6
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Wilkins, Roy
Marshall, Thurgood
White, Walter Francis
Plato
Aristotle
Sophocles
Euripides
Scott, Dred
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
United Nations
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Asia
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Spingarn Medal
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
ABSP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Arthur B. Spingarn Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
HCBP-NcD, Harry C. Boyte Family Papers, Duke University, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Maunscript Library, Durham, N.C.
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 136, Speech--Spingarn Medal MLK
Copy Location (3)
NAACP
Filing Info
Serman file, folder 130, ''Acceptance Speech of Spingarn Medal''
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Group III-A5
Filing Info
Box 29
Date Created
8/23/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
12/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Letter to James Farmer, Roy Wilkins, Whitney M. Young, Wyatt Tee Walker, Charles McDew, and Timothy L. Jenkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610913-010
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/13/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Author Affiliation
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610913-010
Document Date
9/13/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Copy to King.
Dates
8/23/1961
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McDew, Charles [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Jenkins, Timothy L. [United States National Student Association]
Marshall, Thurgood [NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund]
Carter, Robert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Moon, Henry Lee [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Barry, Marion [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Organizations
Taconic Foundation
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States National Student Association
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
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 36, folder 23
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
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.
Date Created
3/7/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/12/2001
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''Time For Freedom''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570517-037
Author
Lerner, Gerda
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film

Letter to the Utility Club, Inc.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570615-005
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/15/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
570615-005
Document Date
6/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Copy to King.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Morris, Louise
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Dawson, William Levi
Borders, William Holmes
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Utility Club, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Afro-Americans and mass media
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Man of the Year
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 105, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/8/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1994
Date Updated
1/21/2009 9:36:12 AM
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''Basic questions for interview with Martin Luther King, Jr.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611102-014
Document Date
11/2/1961
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
611102-014
Document Date
11/2/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Interview
Document Length
6 pp.
Names
Lomax, Louis E.
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
X, Malcolm
Lawson, James R.
Ashmore, Harry S.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Holmgren, Edward [Chicago Urban League]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Nation of Islam
Congress of Racial Equality
Chicago Urban League
Harpers Magazine
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Student movements
Discrimination
School integration
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Freedom rides
Black nationalism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Stride Toward Freedom
Other Topics
Epitath for the NAACP
The Other Side of Jordan
Stride Toward Freedom
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 44, folder 38
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/12/2001
Date Updated
10/20/2011 11:23:19 AM
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Memo to the Field Staff and Executive Secretaries

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570823-004
Author
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/23/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Author Dates
1913-1997
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570823-004
Document Date
8/23/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosures.
Dates
8/24/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Wilson, A. W. [Holt Street Baptist Church]
Williams, Samuel W.
Borders, William Holmes
Abernathy, Ralph
Smith, Roland A.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Pittsburgh Courier
Holt Street Baptist Church
United Packinghouse Workers of America
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/27/1991
Date Updated
1/28/2009 3:41:02 PM
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Memo to members of the Executive Committee

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610731-008
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/31/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Author Affiliation
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610731-008
Document Date
7/31/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/28/1961
8/14/1961
8/23/1961
Names
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Currier, Stephen R. [Taconic Foundation]
Garrison, Lloyd K. (Lloyd Kirkham) [Taconic Foundation]
Eddy, Jane Lee [Taconic Foundation]
Fleming, Harold C. [Potomac Institute]
Polier, Justine Wise [Marshall Field Foundation]
Eagle, Vernon [New World Foundation]
McDew, Charles [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Barry, Marion [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Marshall, Thurgood [NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund]
Carter, Robert L. [NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Jenkins, Timothy [United States National Student Association]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Wofford, Harris
Marshall, Burke [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Haas, Joseph
Organizations
Taconic Foundation
Potomac Institute
Marshall Field Foundation
New World Foundation
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
National Urban League
United States National Student Association
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Student Association
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 73
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/29/2010
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611020-001
Author
Roland, Tom
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Document Date
10/20/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Roland, Tom
Document ID
611020-001
Document Date
10/20/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Berkeley, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Preminger, Otto
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Travis, Brenda
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Rustin, Bayard
Cox, B. Elton
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
New York Times Company
Democratic Party
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
University of Texas
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Negro American Labor Council
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Student movements
Hate mail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Other Topics
Advise and Consent
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 56A, folder 39
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:42:21 PM
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