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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
12/14/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
621214-001
Document Date
12/14/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/8/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) [National Council of Negro Women]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Dargans, Louise M. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Organizations
National Council of Negro Women
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Democratic Party
Republican Party
United States. Congress. Senate
Interdepartmental Auditorium (Washington, D.C.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 24, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/07/2001
Date Updated
4/19/2017 4:34:54 PM
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Telegram to James Farmer, Dorothy I. Height, Martin Luther King, Jr., A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph, and Whitney M. Young

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621214-010
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/14/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
621214-010
Document Date
12/14/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/17/1962
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Height, Dorothy I. [Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other 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 111-A198
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/14/2002 10:45
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Date Updated
4/19/2017 4:44:18 PM
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Memo to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621217-004
Author
White, Lee C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
12/17/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
White, Lee C.
Author Dates
1923-2013
Document ID
621217-004
Document Date
12/17/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Not in
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 621217-013.
Dates
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Dungan, Ralph A. (Ralph Anthony)
Farmer, James
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Rusk, Dean [United States. Dept. of State]
Wharton, Clifton R. [United States. Dept. of State]
Cook, Mercer [United States. Dept. of State]
Rowan Carl T. [United States. Dept. of State]
Morrow, John H. [United States. Dept. of State]
Knox, Clinton E. [United States. Dept. of State]
Lloyd, Rupert [United States. Dept. of State]
Snell, Harold [United States. Dept. of State]
Organizations
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
United States. Dept. of State
Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.)
Places
South Africa
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Apartheid--South Africa
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 2, frames 54-55
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 370, folder 7
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/7/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/11/2000
Date Updated
4/19/2017 5:36:38 PM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621217-014
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Farmer, James
Height, Dorothy I.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/17/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Farmer, James
Height, Dorothy I.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
621217-014
Document Date
12/17/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosures 621125-001 and 621217-010.
Dates
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 2, frame 54
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/23/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/25/2002
Date Updated
4/19/2017 5:44:45 PM
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Letter to Members of the Call Committee

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621219-002
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Document Date
12/19/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
621219-002
Document Date
12/19/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 621218-004.
Dates
12/17/1962
12/18/1962
1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) [United Nations]
Organizations
United States. White House
United Nations
Washington Post Company
United States. Dept. of State
Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential 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 3, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/19/2001
Date Updated
4/20/2017 2:18:45 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630129-000
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/29/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630129-000
Document Date
1/29/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630129-001.
Dates
1/18/1963
1/25/1963
7/31/1958
1956
1960
1776
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Jones, Alvin [Xavier University (New Orleans, La.)]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Jefferson, Thomas
Russell, Bertrand
Organizations
Times-Picayune (New Orleans, La.)
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
National Maritime Union of America
Communist Party of the United States of America
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Xavier University (New Orleans, La.)
Immaculate Conception Church (New Orleans, La.)
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Atlanta Daily World
Bronx Citizens to Elect Kennedy
Places
New Orleans, La.
Atlanta, Ga.
Opelousas, La.
Alabama
Europe
Africa
Latin America
Mississippi
Topics
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Nonviolence
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
Vault Box 2, folder 3
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 18, folder 38
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/29/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/30/1997
Date Updated
6/6/2017 3:34:03 PM
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Form letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630308-005
Author
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Young, Whitney M.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/8/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Young, Whitney M.
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
630308-005
Document Date
3/8/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630308-004.
Dates
12/17/1962
1/29/1963
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) [United Nations]
Jones, Clarence B. [Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Council of Negro Women
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. White House
United Nations
Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.)
Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Places
Harriman, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Africa
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
UIAD-MiDW-AL
Location of Original
UAW International Affairs Department, Victor Reuther Files, 1962-1968, Wayne State University, Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, Detroit, Mich.
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 11, folder 23
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/14/2003 14:18:37
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Date Updated
7/17/2017 2:30:51 PM
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Letter to Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson) Bunche

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Author
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Young, Whitney M.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/9/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Young, Whitney M.
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
630309-007
Document Date
3/9/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/17/1962
1/29/1963
11/23/1962-11/25/1962
Names
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) [United Nations]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Council of Negro Women
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. White House
United Nations
Arden House (Harriman, N.Y.)
Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)
Places
Harriman, N.Y.
New York, N.Y.
Africa
Topics
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Martin Luther King, Jr.- Membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
RJBPC-CLU-AR
Location of Original
Ralph J. Bunche Collection (2051), University of California, Los Angeles, Charles E. Young Research Library, Special Collections, Los Angeles, Calif.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 28, folder 22
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/8/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/17/2017 2:37:40 PM
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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/26/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
630326-001
Document Date
3/26/1963
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
In Vol. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/23/1963
6/13/1963
6/14/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James
Young, Whitney M.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Strategic Planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 3, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 7
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/10/2015 corala
10/31/2016 tenisha
Date Updated
10/31/2016 8:57:51 AM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Allen, Steve
Baldwin, James
Beamon, Vivian
Belafonte, Harry
Belafonte, Julie
Brando, Marlon
Brown, Theodore E.
Bunche, Ruth H.
Carroll, Diahann
Curran, Joseph
Davis, Ossie
Davis, Sidney
Dee, Ruby
Delany, Hubert T.
Eldridge, Florence
Farmer, James
Woodruff, Katherine
Ford, George B.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Garrison, Lloyd K. (Lloyd Kirkham)
Heflin, Van
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Horne, Lena
Jackson, Anne
Kelley, Florence M.
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Killens, John Oliver
Klein, Edward E.
Lange, Hope
Lee, J. Oscar
Levine, Samuel Z.
Livingston, David
London, George
March, Fredric
Newman, Paul
Pickett, Clarence
Poitier, Sidney
Polier, Shad
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Quill, Mike
Quinn, Anthony
Quinn, Katherine
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Ray, Sandy F.
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
Ryan, Robert
Susskind, David
Wachtel, Harry H.
Wallach, Eli
Williams, Joshua O.
Winters, Shelley
Woodard, Joanne
Young, Whitney M.
Youngstein, Max
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/12/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Allen, Steve
Baldwin, James
Beamon, Vivian
Belafonte, Harry
Belafonte, Julie
Brando, Marlon
Brown, Theodore E.
Bunche, Ruth H.
Carroll, Diahann
Curran, Joseph
Davis, Ossie
Davis, Sidney
Dee, Ruby
Delany, Hubert T.
Eldridge, Florence
Farmer, James
Woodruff, Katherine
Ford, George B.
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Garrison, Lloyd K. (Lloyd Kirkham)
Heflin, Van
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene)
Horne, Lena
Jackson, Anne
Kelley, Florence M.
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Killens, John Oliver
Klein, Edward E.
Lange, Hope
Lee, J. Oscar
Levine, Samuel Z.
Livingston, David
London, George
March, Fredric
Newman, Paul
Pickett, Clarence
Poitier, Sidney
Polier, Shad
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Quill, Mike
Quinn, Anthony
Quinn, Katherine
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Ray, Sandy F.
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
Ryan, Robert
Susskind, David
Wachtel, Harry H.
Wallach, Eli
Williams, Joshua O.
Winters, Shelley
Woodard, Joanne
Young, Whitney M.
Youngstein, Max
Document ID
630412-021
Document Date
4/12/1963
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
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Federal intervention
Police - Complaints against
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 367, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (2)
BMCRFA-AB, Burke Marshall, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 3
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/11/2014
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Date Updated
3/3/2016 11:53:18 AM
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