Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Draft of a Statement Regarding Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-039
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Document Date
5/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Author Dates
1925-1968
Document ID
610500-039
Document Date
5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Organizations
National Guard
United States. Marshal Service
Places
Mississippi
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/17/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/8/2014 2:00:58 PM
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Draft of a Statement Regarding the Use of Federal Troops During the Freedom Rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610525-020
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Document Date
[5/25/1961]
Genre
None
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Author Dates
1925-1968
Document ID
610525-020
Document Date
[5/25/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Genre
None
Document Length
1 p.
Organizations
National Guard
United States. Marshals Service
Places
Mississippi
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/18/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/26/2008 16:3:13
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610600-008
Author
Odom, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sylvester)
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Document Date
[6/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Odom, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sylvester)
Author Dates
1921-1979
Author Affiliation
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610600-008
Document Date
[6/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Dates
3/18/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Doggett, John N.
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 123A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611219-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/19/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
611219-000
Document Date
12/19/1961
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
1 p.
Names
Lee, Herbert
Organizations
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Albany, Ga.
Mississippi
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Albany Movement
Voter registration
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr.- Membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Code for Location of Original
JWWP-DHU-MS -MS
Location of Original
Julius Waties Waring Papers, Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 13, folder 350
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Group III-A213
Copy Location (2)
NAACPP-AF-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Group III, Series A, Administrative File, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001473-019-0113
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/10/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/25/1992
6/5/2013 dbeals
10/16/2015 tenisha
Date Updated
10/16/2015 2:06:25 PM
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Form letter to Pastor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610607-010
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/7/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610607-010
Document Date
6/7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/18/1961
Names
Odon, Lawrence
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 51, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/27/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
3/24/2014 2:47:40 PM
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Letter to Andrew Young

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611012-013
Author
Horton, Myles
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Document Date
10/12/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Horton, Myles
Author Dates
1905-1990
Author Affiliation
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Document ID
611012-013
Document Date
10/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/5/1961 - 11/8/1961
Names
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Clark, Septima Poinsette
Cotton, Dorothy
Horton, Aimee
Hotchkiss, Wesley A.
Robinson, Bernice
Organizations
Highlander Research and Education Center (Knoxville,Tenn.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Knoxville,Tenn.
Mississippi
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
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 136, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/11/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/13/2006 11:59:7
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:41 AM
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Letter to Chairman of the Civil Rights Division

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610709-001
Author
McDew, Charles
King, Edward B.
Document Date
7/9/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
McDew, Charles
King, Edward B.
Author Affiliation
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Document ID
610709-001
Document Date
7/9/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/17/1961
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Department of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
Baltimore, Md.
Mississippi
Topics
Sit-ins
Student movements
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/19/2003 16:37:25
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:13 AM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610426-022
Author
Farmer, James
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/26/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610426-022
Document Date
4/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 610424-015 and 610426-023.
Dates
5/17/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward)
Organizations
United States. White House
Greyhound Bus Lines
Trailway Bus Lines
Places
Washington, D.C.
New Orleans, La.
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Gandhism
Nonviolence
Jim Crow
United States - Constitutional law
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 7, Frame 900
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:37 PM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610527-009
Author
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Document Date
5/27/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610527-009
Document Date
5/27/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/26/1961
5/25/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Marshalls Service
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Arrest
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Federal intervention
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 54a, folder 22
Copy Location (1)
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
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610709-002
Author
McDew, Charles
King, Edward B.
Document Date
7/9/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
McDew, Charles
King, Edward B.
Author Affiliation
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Document ID
610709-002
Document Date
7/9/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/17/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Baltimore, Md.
Mississippi
Topics
Sit-ins
Student movements
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/19/2003 16:38:39
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:13 AM
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