Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Telegram to E.D. Barnes

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570402-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/2/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Document ID
570402-004
Document Date
4/2/1957
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
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/27/1956
2/14/1957
4/5/1957
Names
Powell, Adam Clayton
Barnes, E.D.
Organizations
Southern Leaders Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Metropolitan Baptist Church
Places
Laurel, Miss.
San Fancisco, Calif.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
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, folder 244
Copy Location (1)
WCFO-KAbE, White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:30:16 AM
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Memo to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570402-018
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/2/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570402-018
Document Date
4/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570402-017.
Dates
5/17/1957
4/5/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Powell, Adam Clayton
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984
Lincoln, Abraham
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
11/10/2009 3:19:04 PM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570422-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/22/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Document ID
570422-005
Document Date
4/22/1957
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
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Prayer Pilgrimage for 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 106, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1992
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:25 PM
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''A View of the Dawn''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570500-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/1957
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570500-002
Document Date
5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Interracial Review 30 (May 1957): 82-85
Dates
4/24/1957
5/17/1957
Names
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
Religion and Labor Foundation, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/31/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:35 PM
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Letter to Frank J. Gregory

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570507-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
5/7/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Montgomery Improvement Association]
Document ID
570507-002
Document Date
5/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
Gregory, Frank J. [Shirt Workers Union]
Reuther, Walter
Organizations
Shirt Workers Union
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Labor Movement
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
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 65A, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/15/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/21/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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Letter to Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand) Wagner

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570513-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
5/13/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Montgomery Improvement Association]
Document ID
570513-003
Document Date
5/13/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Hedgeman, Anna Arnold
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 73, folder 13
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/20/1991
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:43 PM
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Letter to District directors, local unions, and staff members

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570527-009
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
5/27/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Author Affiliation
United Packinghouse Workers of America
Document ID
570527-009
Document Date
5/27/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570621-009
Dates
4/17/1957
4/18/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Steele, C. Kenzie
Davis, Jack
Jimerson, T. J.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Labor Movement
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Other Topics
Civil Rights Bill
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 373, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/2/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/15/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Letter to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570604-006
Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/4/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Author Dates
1909-1994
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570604-006
Document Date
6/4/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Adams, Sherman
Wilkins, Roy
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/6/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
4/7/2009 12:42:53 PM
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Letter to C.B. Powell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570604-013
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/4/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570604-013
Document Date
6/4/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/1/1957
5/17/1957
3/21/1957
3/25/1957
4/5/1957
Names
Powell, Clilan B. [New York Amsterdam News]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984
Hicks, James L.
Jackson, Mahalia
Moon, Henry Lee
Davidson, Eugene C.
Kilgore, Thomas
Organizations
New York Amsterdam News
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Philadelphia Tribune
Chicago Defender
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Pittsburgh Courier
New York Age-Defender
Baltimore Afro-American
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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-A245
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/09/1991
Date Updated
1/15/2010 10:05:54 AM
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Letter to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570605-008
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/5/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570605-008
Document Date
6/5/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Adams, Sherman
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Shanley, Bernard M.
Organizations
United States. Congress
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/6/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
2/10/2010 3:06:15 PM
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