Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Letter to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570328-007
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/28/1957
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
570328-007
Document Date
3/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570328-006.
Dates
3/22/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Organizations
Florida State Teachers Association
United States. White House
Places
Tampa, Florida
Portland, Ore.
Seattle, Wash.
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Race relations
Other Topics
My Day
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
1/21/2014 2:23:20 PM
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Letter to John Sengstacke

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570830-001
Document Date
8/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 570830-003.
Dates
8/31/1957
8/7/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carey, James B.
Reuther, Walter
Sengstacke, John Herman Henry [Chicago Defender]
Organizations
Chicago Defender
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Labor Movement
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Other Topics
King, Wilkins Fumble on Civil Rights
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1991
Date Updated
2/10/2010 2:40:36 PM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/13/1958
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
581013-005
Document Date
10/13/1958
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. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Anti-Semitism
Churches-vandalism
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 423
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 78, folder 25
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/10/1999
Date Updated
2/6/2009 10:18:18 AM
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Draft, Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
3/17/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600317-005
Document Date
3/17/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Discrimination in public accomodations
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Other Topics
Atlanta Daily World
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 74, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/10/1993
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:24:40 AM
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Remarks at National Conference on Constitutional Rights and American Freedom

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Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/12/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. Senate
Document ID
601012-008
Document Date
10/12/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1954
1955
1/1961
2/1961
3/1961
Names
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell)
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Reeves, Frank D.
Nash, Philleo
Celler, Emanuel [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Williams, G. Mennen
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Price (Mrs.)
Williams (Mr.)
Desellerelli, Andy
Clark, Joseph S. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Wilson, Woodrow
Truman, Harry
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Nations
Places
Minnesota
Washington, D.C.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Discrimination in housing
Presidential candidates, 1960
Economic development
Code for Location of Original
JFKCAMP-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Pre-Presidential Papers, Presidential Campaign Files, 1960, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/7/2014 12:06:40 PM
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''The president's powers in areas of race relations: An exploration''

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Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Author Affiliation
University of North Carolina
Document ID
601127-009
Document Date
[11/27/1960]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
65 pp.
Dates
10/1943
12/25/1944
1941
8/20/1953
1883
1940
9/1959
1934
1948
5/1958
1/27/1958
6/1959
5/17/1954
1950-1960
1943-1945
Names
Jackson, Andrew
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, John
Washington, Booker T.
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Ashmore, Harry S.
Robinson, Jackie
Dabbs, James McBride
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Griffin, Marvin
Boggs, J. Caleb (James Caleb)
McKeldin, Theodore R. (Theodore Roosevelt)
Roosevelt, Theodore
Hayne, Robert Y.
Toure, Ahmed Sekou
Lief, Harold I.
Reed, William N.
Dilworth, Richardson
Kennon, Robert F.
Johnson, George M.
Fahy, Charles, E.
Scudder, Hazel
Waters, Vincent
Bennett, Charles E.
Cherry, Francis
Holland, Spessard
Organizations
United States. White House
White Citizens Council
United States. Navy
United States. Army
Southern Regional Council
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Department of War
United States. Veterans Administration
Tulane University
United States. National Guard
United States. Department of Defense
United States. Department of Labor
United States. National Parks Service
United States. National Forest Service
United States Employment Services
National Labor Relations Board
United States. Federal Reserve Bank
Fair Employment Practices Committee
Wall Street Journal
Kaiser Aluminum Company
Bethlehem Steel Corp.
General Dynamics Corp.
National Mediation Board
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen
United States. Office of Education
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Department of Interior
United Mine Workers of America
Civil Aeronautics Administration
Southeastern Greyhound Lines Co.
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Fortune Magazine
United States. Public Housing Administration
Urban Renewal Administration
Arkansas Gazette
Places
South Carolina
North Carolina
Guinea
Arkansas
Asia
Europe
Mississippi
California
Guam
Kentucky
Maryland
Virgin Islands
Kansas
New York
Texas
Georgia
Virginia
West Virginia
New Jersey
Washington
Oregon
Tennessee
Oklahoma
Arizona
Puerto Rico
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Chicago, Ill.
New Haven, Conn.
Las Vegas, Nev.
Southern Pines, N.C.
New Bern, N.C.
Ashville, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii
Vlousia County, Fla.
Danville, Va.
Greensboro, N.C.
Harrison County, Miss.
Clinton, Tenn.
Sacramento, Calif.
Lexington, Ky.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Houston, Tex.
Miami Beach, Fla.
Fort Worth, Tex.
Sparrows Point, Md.
Baton Rouge, La.
Charleston, W. Va.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
St. Louis, Mo.
Wilmington, Del.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Sumter, S.C.
Columbus, Ga.
Grand Fords, N.D.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
128
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/2/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:16:45 PM
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''Equality Now: The President Has the Power: Equality Now''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
2/4/1961
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610204-000
Document Date
2/4/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 6
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
The Nation 192 (4 February 1961): 91-95.
Dates
1954
1959
1/21/1961
1948
1934
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Emerson, Thomas Irwin
Truman, Harry S.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Bonfield, Arthur E.
Wright, J. Skelly
Bootle, W. A.
Organizations
Harper & Row, Publishers
Christian Education Press
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States Commission on Civil Rights
The Nation
United States. White House
United States--Armed Forces
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of the Treasury
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Bureau of Narcotics
United States. Alcohol Tax Unit
United States. Secret Service
U.S. Customs Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
United States. Public Housing Administration
United States. Urban Renewal Administration
United States. Veterans Administration
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
India
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
Emancipation Proclamation
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Forgotten Remedy for the Voteless Negro
Stride Toward Freedom
The Measure of a Man
Code for Location of Original
SDLC-INP
Location of Original
Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
M2 #242
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/25/1994
3/14/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Reprint, ''Equality Now''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[2/4/1961]
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610204-004
Document Date
[2/4/1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Genre
Published article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Kentucky Negro Journal 4 (Summer 1961)
Dates
1954
1959
1/21/1961
1948
1934
1946
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Emerson, Thomas Irwin
Truman, Harry S.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Bonfield, Arthur E.
Wright, J. Skelly
Bootle, W. A.
Organizations
Harper & Row, Publishers
Christian Education Press
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States Commission on Civil Rights
The Nation
United States. White House
United States--Armed Forces
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of the Treasury
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Bureau of Narcotics
United States. Alcohol Tax Unit
United States. Secret Service
U.S. Customs Service
United States. Federal Housing Administration
United States. Public Housing Administration
United States. Urban Renewal Administration
United States. Veterans Administration
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Department of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
India
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
Emancipation Proclamation
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Forgotten Remedy for the Voteless Negro
Stride Toward Freedom
The Measure of a Man
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
2.4.0.90
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
CSKCH-INP, Coretta Scott King Home Study Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
DLC, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (4)
SCLCE-GEU-S, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 817, folder 44
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/11/2013 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:04:27 PM
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Letter to the Editor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610300-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[3/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610300-015
Document Date
[3/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hesburgh, Theodore Martin [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Organizations
United States. White House
Peace Corps
Hampton Institute
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Howard University
Places
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Sit-ins
Student movements
Presidential Elections
Civil Disobedience
Other Topics
India Afire
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
2.4.0.140
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:12 AM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610301-003
Document Date
3/1/1961
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. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Other Topics
Atlanta Journal
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 74, folder 16
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/18/1994
Date Updated
4/8/2014 1:28:52 PM
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