Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Press release, ''NAACP support pledged to Bus Protest victims''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560223-003
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/23/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
560223-003
Document Date
2/23/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/1/1956
1/30/1956
12/1955-2/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Gray, Fred D.
Shores, Arthur D.
Parks, Rosa
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Police - Complaints against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
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 IIIA-273
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/26/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/18/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:25 PM
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Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Bus Segregation in Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561217-003
Author
Montgomery Board of Commissioners
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/17/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Montgomery Board of Commissioners
Document ID
561217-003
Document Date
12/17/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Code for Location of Original
DJG-GEU-S
Location of Original
David J. Garrow Collection, Special Collections, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:52:36 AM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570107-004
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/7/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570107-004
Document Date
1/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)][Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Economic development
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
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 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/16/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Statement by Committee on Resolutions

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590113-011
Author
Love, Law and Liberation Movement
Document Date
[1/13/1959]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Love, Law and Liberation Movement
Document ID
590113-011
Document Date
[1/13/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/13/1959
Names
Borders, William Holmes
Williams, Samuel W.
Organizations
Wheat Street Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Civil rights movements
Code for Location of Original
HTJP-GAHi
Location of Original
Herbert T. Jenkins Papers, Atlanta Historical Society, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/18/2005 16:57:36
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:30 AM
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Press release, ''Denounce beating of Alabama Negro advocate of voting rights; King, Shuttlesworth send protest letters''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590204-008
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Document Date
2/4/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jackson, Emory O.
Author Affiliation
Associated Negro Press
Document ID
590204-008
Document Date
2/4/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Howard, Asbury [Bessemer Voters League]
Nkrumah, Kwame
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kennedy, Robert F.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Douglas, Paul
Celler, Emanuel
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers
United States. Supreme Court
Bessemer Voters League
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
School integration
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
CABP-ICHi
Location of Original
Claude A. Barnett Papers, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Microfilm, Part 1, Associated Negro Press news release
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/1/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2002 8:50
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press release, Mack Charles Parker Lynched

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590425-004
Document Date
4/25/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
590425-004
Document Date
4/25/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Parker, Mack Charles
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Poplarville, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Police - Complaints against
Governmental investigations
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/20/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1991
Date Updated
6/30/2009 12:06:19 PM
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Statement on Apparent Lynching of Mack Charles Parker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590425-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
4/25/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590425-005
Document Date
4/25/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Parker, Mack Charles
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Governmental investigations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Police - Complaints against
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/20/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1991
Date Updated
6/30/2009 12:07:49 PM
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Press release, Annual board meeting held at St. James Baptist Church.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591208-004
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
12/8/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
591208-004
Document Date
12/8/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/1/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Parker, Mack Charles
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
St. James Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Topics
Atlanta Move, 1960
Governmental investigations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Voter registration
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 71, folders 2, 3, 4
Copy Location (1)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
1102.2.26.8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 26, folder 8
Date Created
2/24/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/25/1993
Date Updated
2/23/2015 2:48:29 PM
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Press release, Statement in support of lunch counter demonstrations

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600330-006
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, N.H.
Document Date
3/30/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, N.H.
Author Dates
1922-
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
600330-006
Document Date
3/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Collins, LeRoy
Gallion, MacDonald
Organizations
American Civil Liberties Union
Topics
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Discrimination in public accomodations
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
FrLSP-GAMK
Location of Original
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 21
Copy Location (1)
FLSP-AlBiCRI, Fred L. Shuttlesworth Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 21
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/13/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
9/30/2015 11:38:50 AM
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Press release, Martin Luther King, Jr. May Call for a Boycott of Greyhound Bus Lines

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600818-010
Author
Wood, James R.
Document Date
8/18/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600818-010
Document Date
8/18/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Ackerman, F.W. [Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Winchel, John H. [United States. Interstate Commerce Commission]
Organizations
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Gadsen, Ala.
Monteagle, Tenn.
Chatanooga, Tenn.
Topics
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in public accomodations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Governmental investigations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
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 120, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/2/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/05/2001
Date Updated
10/9/2009 11:41:44 AM
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