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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Rather, Ernest R.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
1/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rather, Ernest R.
Author Dates
1907-
Author Affiliation
Chicago Committee of One Hundred
Document ID
630116-001
Document Date
1/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosures.
Dates
1/16/1963
3/29/1962
4/3/1962
4/6/1963
1941
3/30/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Pucinski, Roman C. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Kerner, Otto [Illinois. Office of the Governor]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Daley, Richard J. [Chicago. Office of the Mayor]
Davis, B. O., Jr. [United States. Air Force]
Higgins, Lois L. [Illinois. Crime Prevention Bureau]
Martin, Louis E. [Democratic National Committee]
Rosen, A. Abbot [Anti-Defamation League of B'Nai B'rith]
Ross, Norman
Hanna, Hilton E. [Amalgamated Meat Cutters & Butchers Workmen of North America Union]
Donohue, Maurice F. X. [University of Chicago (Chicago, Ill.)]
Cantwell, Daniel M. [Catholic Inter-Racial Council (Chicago, Ill.)]
Counselbaum, Stella L. [Illinois Commission on Human Rights in Higher Education]
Rubloff, Arthur
Martin, C. Virgil [Carson Pirie Scott & Company]
Goldblatt, Joel [Goldblatt Bros. Department Stores]
McDowell, Remick [Peoples Gas Light & Coke Company]
Kramer, Fred [Draper & Kramer]
Pettibone, H. D. [Chicago Title & Trust Company]
Julian, Perry E. [Julian Laboratories]
Will, Hubert L. [United States. District Court (Illinois : Northern District)]
Mathis, Howard C. [West Kentucky Vocational School (Paducah, Ky.)]
Winbush, Leroy [Winbush Associates]
Staehle, J. C. [Alden, Inc.]
Larsen, Richard P. [South Side Bank & Trust Company]
Hilliard, Raymond M. [Cook County (Ill.). Dept. of Public Aid]
Rollins, Charlemae [Chicago (Ill.). Public Library]
White, Harriet E. [National Conference of Christians and Jews]
Walker, E. Jerry [St. James Methodist Church (Chicago, Ill.)]
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James) [Quinn Chapel (Chicago, Ill.)]
Smith, T. Manuel
Counselbaum, Stella L. [Illinois. Commission on Human Rights]
Parsons, James B. [United States. District Court (Illinois : Northern District)]
Hilton, Conrad
Stewart, Russ
McKittrick, C. E.
Hatcher, Andrew T. [United States. White House]
Kupcinet, Irv [Chicago Sun-Times]
Block, Joseph L. [Inland Steel Company]
Reynolds, Frank [Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.)
Organizations
McCormick Place (Chicago, Ill.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Illinois. Office of the Governor
United States. Congress. Senate
Chicago. Office of the Mayor
United States. Air Force
Illinois. Crime Prevention Bureau
Carson Pirie Scott & Company
Goldblatt Bros. Department Stores
Peoples Gas Light & Coke Company
Draper & Kramer
Chicago Title & Trust Company
Julian Laboratories
Democratic National Committee
Anti-Defamation League of B'Nai B'rith
Amalgamated Meat Cutters & Butchers Workmen of North America Union
United States. District Court (Illinois : Northern District)
West Kentucky Vocational School (Paducah, Ky.)
Winbush Associates
Alden, Inc.
University of Chicago (Chicago, Ill.)
Catholic Inter-Racial Council (Chicago, Ill.)
South Side Bank & Trust Company
Cook County (Ill.). Dept. of Public Aid
Chicago (Ill.). Public Library
National Conference of Christians and Jews
St. James Methodist Church (Chicago, Ill.)
Quinn Chapel (Chicago, Ill.)
Illinois. Commission on Human Rights
Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Daily News
Chicago Tribune
Chicago's American
United States. White House
Inland Steel Company
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Cook County, Ill.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
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 42, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/6/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/13/2002 16:54
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Date Updated
5/16/2017 9:49:40 AM
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''The Walls of Segregation are Tumbling Down!''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630300-092
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
3/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630300-092
Document Date
3/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
Trade Union Courier, March 1963
Dates
10/15/1962
5/17/1954
1896
Names
Meredith, James
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
University of Mississippi (Oxford, Miss.)
Places
Oxford, Miss.
Topics
Race relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Discrimination in Employment
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Code for Location of Original
CSfIL
Location of Original
International Longshoreman's and Warehousemen's Union, San Francisco, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/20/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/11/2010
11/15/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
7/11/2017 11:36:37 AM
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''Bold Design For A New South''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630330-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/30/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630330-000
Document Date
3/30/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
The Nation 196 (30 March 1963): 259-262.
Dates
2/4/1961
3/3/1962
1/1963
1776
1863
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Lincoln, Abraham [United States. White House]
Meredith, James
Sanford, Terry [North Carolina. Office of the Governor]
Sanders, Carl Edward [Georgia. Office of the Governor]
Allen, Ivan [Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Weltner, Charles Longstreet [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Johnson, Leroy R. [Georgia. State Senate]
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
Democratic Party
Republican Party
University of Mississippi (Oxford, Miss.)
United States. White House
National Labor Relations Board
North Carolina. Office of the Governor
Georgia. Office of the Governor
Atlanta (Ga.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Georgia. State Senate
Atlanta Constitution
Places
Oxford, Miss.
Albany, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Cuba
Greensboro, N.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Albany Movement
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Voter registration
political participation
Labor Movement
Segregation--law and legislation
Slavery
Discrimination in public accommodations
Other Topics
Equality Now
Fumbling on the New Frontier
Code for Location of Original
WRMP-GAMK
Location of Original
William Robert Miller Papers, 1955-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 28
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 90, folder 4
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.
Filing Info
Box 83, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (5)
JWWP-DHU-MS, Julius Waties Waring Papers, Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Box 110-135, folder 1082
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/7/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/13/2015
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3/15/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
7/11/2017 12:03:54 PM
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''The South -- A Hostile Nation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630511-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/11/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630511-000
Document Date
5/11/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Amsterdam News, 11 May 1963.
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Churches-vandalism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Other Topics
People In Action
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/28/1996
Date Updated
3/14/2016 4:40:26 PM
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''Negro Leaders' Statements on Birmingham Accord: Joint Statement'' on 5/10/1963

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/11/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Document ID
630511-001
Document Date
5/11/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Times, 11 May 1963.
Dates
5/10/1963
Organizations
Senior Citizens Committee (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Chamber of Commerce
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Discrimination in public accommodations
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/04/1999
6/22/2015 tenisha
2/22/2017 dalai
2/28/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/27/2017 4:52:09 PM
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Statement on Birmingham Accord on 5/10/1963

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630511-046
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/11/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630511-046
Document Date
5/11/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Times, 11 May 1963.
Dates
5/10/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in public accomodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/13/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/18/2015
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3/3/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/27/2017 4:52:12 PM
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Memo to Sydney Smyer, David Vann, William C. Hamilton, and Burke Marshall

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630517-086
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
5/17/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document ID
630517-086
Document Date
5/17/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Smyer, Sydney
Vann, David
Hamilton, William C.
Marshall, Burke
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in Employment
Code for Location of Original
BMCRFA-AB
Location of Original
Burke Marshall, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.4
Copy Location (2)
RCP-AlBiCRI, Robert Corley Papers, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/25/2012 szwald
2/11/2016 corala
Date Updated
10/13/2016 4:12:57 PM
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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630604-001
Author
Taylor, Hobart
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/4/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Taylor, Hobart
Author Dates
1920-
Author Affiliation
United States. President's Committee of Equal Employment Opportunity
Document ID
630604-001
Document Date
6/4/1963
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
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), [United States. White House]
Organizations
Atlantic Steel
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
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 34, folder 12
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
2/12/2003 11:21:19
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Date Updated
11/2/2016 11:10:11 AM
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Form telegram to Hobart Taylor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630604-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[6/4/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630604-004
Document Date
[6/4/1963]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630702-004.
Names
Taylor, Hobart [United States. President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity]
McCulloch, Frank W. [United States. National Labor Relations Board]
McDonald, David J. (David John)
Johnson, Howard [Atlantic Steel Company]
Nellis, Loren
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity]
Organizations
Atlantic Steel Company
United States. President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
United States. National Labor Relations Board
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
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 4, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 12
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 13
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/19/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/25/2011
3/5/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
10/26/2016 11:17:20 AM
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Form telegram to Howard Johnson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630604-051
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[6/4/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630604-051
Document Date
[6/4/1963]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 pp.
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Taylor, Hobart
McCulloch, Frank W.
Johnson, Howard [Atlantic Steel Company]
McDonald, David J. (David John) [United Steelworkers of America]
Nellis, Loren [United Steelworkers of America]
Organizations
United States. President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity
United States. White House
Atlantic Steel Company
United Steelworkers of America
Places
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
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 4, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 12
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/2/2011
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
10/26/2016 9:47:11 AM
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