Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630625-005
Author
Cole, Nat King
Place Written
Beverly Hills, Calif.
Document Date
6/25/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Cole, Nat King
Author Dates
1917-1965
Document ID
630625-005
Document Date
6/25/1963
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
Beverly Hills, Calif.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
7/8/1963
8/8/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Caesar, Julius
Sullivan (Mrs.)
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
Atlanta, Ga.
Europe
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 37A, folder 54
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/18/2003 13:20:53
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Date Updated
10/26/2016 3:45:51 PM
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Telegram to James Farmer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630628-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/28/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630628-001
Document Date
6/28/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Organizations
Biltmore Hotel (Dayton, Ohio)
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Dayton, Ohio
Topics
Civil rights
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 6, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/12/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/15/2002 16:4:4
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Date Updated
10/26/2016 4:23:05 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630629-002
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Document Date
6/29/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Author Affiliation
Coppin State Teachers College (Baltimore, Md.)
Document ID
630629-002
Document Date
6/29/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Time Magazine
Newsweek
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Internal Conflicts
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 20, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/21/2003 16:41:27
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Date Updated
11/3/2016 5:50:03 PM
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Telegram to John A. Morsell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630701-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
7/1/1963
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
630701-005
Document Date
7/1/1963
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.
Names
Morsell, John A.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Spottswood, Steven Gill
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Morrison Hotel (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 70, folder 6
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 17, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/16/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/13/2003 16:8:53
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Date Updated
11/10/2016 3:11:00 PM
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Press release, Seven organizations collaborate on desegregation activities

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630703-011
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/3/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Document ID
630703-011
Document Date
7/3/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Cushner, Fredericka
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Milstein, Tom
Peterson, James
Jackson, General
Eyer, Joseph
Woods,Abraham
Long, Worth
Black, Timuel
Strong, Curtis
Shanks, Lela
Trice, George A.
Reynolds, Isaac
Richardson, Gloria
Bailey, Troy
Epps, Arthur
Sheffield, Horace
White, James
Clay, William
Timberlake, Connie
Richardson, George
McNatt, Isaac
Scott, John A.
Cook, James
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Holmes, Clarence
Vinegar, C. W.
Evans, Samuel
Wilkerson, Herbert
Banks, Lester
Wood, Virgil
Brown, Ed
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Height, Dorothy I. [National Council of Negro Women]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Greenberg, Jack [NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund]
Weingarten, Victor [Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Organizations
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Hotel Carlyle (New York, N.Y.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
National Council of Negro Women
American Jewish Congress
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Conference of Catholics for Interracial Justice
National Council of Churches of Christ in America
Negro American Labor Council
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Alumni Association of Catholic University
American Civil Liberties Union
Americans for Democratic Action
American Friends Service Committee
American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
Association of Catholic Trade Unionists
Chicago Commission on Human Relations
City Commission on Human Rights of New York
Committee on Religion and Race
Committee of Conscience
Delta Sigma Theta Center of Human Relations
Council of Community Churches
Japanese American Citizens League
Jewish Labor Committee
Jewish War Veterans
Mobilization for Youth
National Council of Jewish Women
New York City Mission Society
National Federation of Settlements
New York State Association of Elks
Pan African Student Organization
Presbyterian Interracial Council
Price Hall Grand Lodge of the Masons of the State of New York
Prince Hall Order of the Eastern Stars
Priceton Human Rights Group
Queen's College Student Association
Rutgers University Labor Institute
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
United Conference of College Teachers
United Hebrew Trades
Workmen's Circle
Workers' Defence League
Young Christian Worker
Young Israel
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Denver, Colo.
Bridgeport, Conn.
Wilmington, Del.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Gary, Ind.
Kansas City, Kansas
Louisville, Ky.
Plaquemine, La.
Cambridge, Md.
Baltimore, Ed.
Boston, Mass.
Detroit, Mich.
Minneapolis, Minn.
St. Louis, Mo.
Kansas City, Mo.
Newark, N.J.
Bergen County, N.Y.
New York, N.Y.
White Plains, N.Y.
Durham, N.C.
Cleveland, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Richmond, Va.
Lynchburg, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--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 68, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/25/2004 17:21:40
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3/22/2016 5:34:37 PM
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Form telegram to Robert F. Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630708-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/8/1963
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
630708-002
Document Date
7/8/1963
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.
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Barrier, Charles P. [St. Augustine (Fla.). City Commission]
Shelley, Joseph A. [St. Augustine (Fla.). Office of the Mayor]
Wolfe, Herbert E. [St. Augustine Quadricentennial Commission]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. White House
St. Augustine (Fla.). City Commission
St. Augustine (Fla.). Office of the Mayor
St. Augustine Quadricentennial Commission
Places
St. Augustine, Fla.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Discrimination in public accomodations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
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 1, folder 15
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 14, folder 6
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 20, folder 42
Copy Location (3)
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 20, folder 43
Copy Location (4)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 120, folder 17
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/1997
Date Updated
11/15/2016 10:14:54 AM
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Letter To Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630708-009
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/8/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Author Affiliation
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa
Document ID
630708-009
Document Date
7/8/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Not in
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/4/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison)
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Grant Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Civil rights demonstrations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
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 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/16/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
11/15/2016 9:51:52 AM
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Press release, Boycott of Dan River Mills

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Author
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Place Written
Danville, Va.
Document Date
7/9/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Document ID
630709-028
Document Date
7/9/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Danville, Va.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/8/1963
6/14/1963
7/11/1963
Names
Jones, Matthew [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Campbell, Lawrence G. [Danville Christian Progressive Association]
Stinson, Julian [Danville (Va.). Office of the Mayor]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Chase, L. W. [Danville Christian Progressive Association]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Dan River Mills Inc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Danville (Va.). Office of the Mayor
Topics
Boycotts
Meetings
Civil rights demonstrations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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 40
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 14, frame 3
Copy Location (2)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 42, frame 62
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/19/2010
8/19/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
3/23/2016 10:40:22 AM
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Telegram to Hosea Williams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630710-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/10/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630710-006
Document Date
7/10/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Williams, Hosea
Van Clark, Benjamin [Chatham County Crusade For Voters (Chatham County, Ga.)]
Young, Andrew
Vivian, C. T.
Organizations
Chatham County Crusade For Voters (Chatham County, Ga.)
Places
Danville, Va.
Savannah, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
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 35, folder 15
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 70, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/21/2003 17:8:30
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Date Updated
11/10/2016 3:18:11 PM
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Address and press conference at Danville Christian Progressive Association luncheon

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Danville, Va.
Document Date
[7/11/1963]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630711-035
Document Date
[7/11/1963]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Danville, Va.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21.1 min.
Document Note
1 DVD
Dates
3/26/1963
7/12/1963
8/28/1963
Names
Chase, L. W.
Campbell, Lawrence
Dunlap, I. A.
Thomas, Doyle
Connor, Eugene
Williams, Hosea [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ku Klux Klan
American Nazi Party
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Savannah, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Cambridge, Md.
Washington, D.C.
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Police - Complaints against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
CBSNA-NNCBS
Location of Original
CBS News Archives, Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/4/2012 szwald
Date Updated
3/23/2016 11:05:32 AM
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