Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Press release, Institute and workshop mark launch of drive against job discrimination

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610218-002
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Negro American Labor Council
Document ID
610218-002
Document Date
2/17/1961-2/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Negro American Labor Council]
Goldberg, Arthur J. [United States. Dept. of Labor]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Carter, Elmer A. (Elmer Anderson) [New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination]
Daly, Victor [United States Employment Service]
Thomas, Julius [National Urban League]
Hill, Herbert [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Webster, Milton P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison) [Howard University]
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Parrish, Richard F. (Richard Franklin)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Labor
Metro Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
New York (State). State Commission Against Discrimination
United States Employment Service
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Howard University
Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks
United States. President's Committee on Government Employment Policy.
International Association of Railway Employees
International Longshoremen Association
Seafarers International Union
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Labor Movement
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
RPP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Richard Parrish Papers (Additions), 1959-1976, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1999
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Statement on Violence Against Freedom Riders in Alabama

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-034
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
610500-034
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
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
3/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/10/2008 17:2:45
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Press Release, Federal Government Refuses to Escort Buses Carrying Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-035
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610500-035
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Places
Alabama
Mississippi
Topics
Freedom rides
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
3/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/10/2008 16:46:32
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Press release concerning a court injunction against the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-024
Document Date
[5/21/1961]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610521-024
Document Date
[5/21/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/20/1961
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
White, Byron R. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Marshals Service
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Federal intervention
Riots
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
10/3/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/8/2008
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:50 AM
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Press Release, Birmingham and Montgomery Police Officials Added to Department of Justice Complaint

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-029
Author
United States. Dept. of Justice
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
610524-029
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/14/1961
5/20/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Connor, Eugene
Sullivan, L. B.
Johnson, Frank Minis
Organizations
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
Ku Klux Klan
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Governmental investigations
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
3/17/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/17/2008 14:45:36
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Press release, ''Statement by Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610525-017
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/25/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
610525-017
Document Date
5/25/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Mann, Floyd
White, Byron R.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Direct action
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
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
2/28/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/10/2010
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Press Release, ''NAACP Urges No 'Cool Off' for Freedom Riders''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610526-014
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/26/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
610526-014
Document Date
5/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
7/1956
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Bus Ride Project
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, Reel 15
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
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
3/17/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/17/2016 11:40:12 AM
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Press Release, Statement Calling for Executive Order Declaring Segregation Illegal

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610605-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/5/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610605-001
Document Date
6/5/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Topics
Nonviolence
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
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
Box 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 33, Untitled
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 33
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
MS 22 #80
Date Created
8/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/07/1990
4/17/2012 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press release, ''King urges JFK to issue second Emancipation Proclamation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611018-001
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/18/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
611018-001
Document Date
10/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Emancipation Proclamation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Second Emancipation Proclamation
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 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/24/1997
Date Updated
5/9/2012 10:57:05 AM
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Press release, ''SCLC wins desegregation suit''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611103-001
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/3/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
611103-001
Document Date
11/3/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/1/1961
5/1961
Names
Johnson, Frank Minis
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Lewis, John
Organizations
Greyhound Bus Company
Capitol Motor Lines
Trailways Bus Corporation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Segregation--law and legislation
Segregation in transportation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
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 58, folder 44
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/15/1997
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:55:15 AM
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