Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''A Statement to the President of the United States''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580623-029
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/23/1958
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
580623-029
Document Date
6/23/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Siciliano, Rocco C. [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lemley, Harry J. (Harry Jacob), 1914-
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Dawson, Ga.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
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 48, folder 154
Copy Location (1)
WSAPP-KAbE, White House Office, Office of Special Assistant to President for Personal Matters, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
Box 42
Copy Location (2)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
RCSP-INP, Rocco C. Siciliano Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (5)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:32:17 AM
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''The president's powers in areas of race relations: An exploration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601127-009
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''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610204-000
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''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610204-004
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 Harris Wofford

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610405-008
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/5/1961
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
610405-008
Document Date
4/5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/23/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris [United States. White House]
Hatcher, Andy
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Williams, John Bell
Organizations
United States. White House
National Civil Liberties Clearing House
Topics
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 11, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/13/2000
3/5/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/22/2015 9:23:24 AM
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Telegram to John Malcolm Patterson Regarding Freedom Rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610520-010
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Document Date
[5/20/1961]
Genre
None
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Kennedy, Robert F.]
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
610520-010
Document Date
[5/20/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
undecided
Genre
None
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Seigenthaler, John
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Montgomery Police Department
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Federal intervention
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
3/31/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/2/2008 9:55:3
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-013
Author
Patterson, John Malcolm
Document Date
5/21/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Patterson, John Malcolm
Author Dates
1921-
Author Affiliation
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Document ID
610521-013
Document Date
5/21/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610522-024
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Marshals Service.
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Federal intervention
Governmental investigations
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
Box 365, Reel 3, frame 376
Copy Location (1)
RFKAG-MBJFK, Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 9
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/02/2002
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:14:01 AM
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Letter to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610523-024
Author
Beloit College Student Senate
Place Written
Beloit, Wis.
Document Date
5/23/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Beloit College Student Senate
Document ID
610523-024
Document Date
5/23/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Place Written
Beloit, Wis.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/20/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Zwerg, Jim [Beloit College]
Coffman, Michael
Organizations
Fisk University
United States. White House
United States. Marshalls Service
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Federal intervention
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
AFF-WBB
Location of Original
Alumni and Faculty Files, Beloit College Archives, Beloit, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/18/2004 11:17:37
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:20 AM
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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/document610528-003
Author
Littlejohn, Clarence G.
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Document Date
5/28/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Littlejohn, Clarence G.
Document ID
610528-003
Document Date
5/28/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610611-000.
Dates
6/11/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Marshalls Service
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Federal intervention
Governmental investigations
Riots
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
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 54A, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/3/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/05/2000
Date Updated
5/2/2013 2:56:56 PM
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