Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-126
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610000-126
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Carey, Gordon [Congress of Racial Equality]
Nash, Diane [Nashville Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Lee, Bernard Scott
Wood, James R.
Cox, Elton
Abernathy, Ralph
Gaither, Tom
Haley, Richard
Young, Jack
McCain, Jim
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
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 35, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2002 8:54
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610331-003
Author
Carey, Gordon
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/31/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Carey, Gordon
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610331-003
Document Date
3/31/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Lonnie C.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
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 40, folder 139
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/14/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/17/1996
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Letter to Tom Gaither

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610422-003
Author
Carey, Gordon
Document Date
4/22/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Carey, Gordon
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610422-003
Document Date
4/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/13/1961
4/4/1961
4/12/1961
5/17/1961
5/18/1961
5/2/1961 - 5/3/1961
Names
Lee, James
Haley, Richard
Farmer, James
Tompkins, Paul [Payne College]
King, Lonnie C. [Committee on Appeal for Human Rights]
Person, Charles
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
McDonald, Dora E. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Gilcrist, M.L.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Williams, Walter [Jackson State College]
Gardner, Beverly [Jackson State College]
Smith, Jerome [Congress of Racial Equality]
Aaron, Julie [Congress of Racial Equality]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Payne College
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jackson State College
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Great Falls, S.C.
Oakland, Calif.
New Orleans, La.
Greensboro, S.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Lynchburg, Va.
Augusta, Ga.
Orangeburg, S.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Strategic Planning
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
CORER-WHi
Location of Original
Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/26/2004 15:36:1
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 AM
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Letter on Federal Government's Response to Violence in Alabama

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-036
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Document ID
610500-036
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
undecided
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
White, Byron R.
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
National States Rights Party
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Topics
Freedom rides
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
4/4/2008 8:58:30
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Freedom Rides Arrest Log

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-042
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author Affiliation
Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
Document ID
610500-042
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
The second page contains mug shots
Dates
5/22/1961 - 5/31/1961
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Coffin, William Sloane
Lee, Bernard Scott
Topics
Freedom rides
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
SDMsC-A-Ar
Location of Original
Sheriff Department -- Mug Shots Collection, Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/21/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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Press release, ''Freedom riders attacked in Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610515-019
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/15/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610515-019
Document Date
5/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
University of Georgia
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
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 129, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2006 11:40:9
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Letter to Jamie Moore

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610516-009
Author
Legrand, J.E.
Jones, M.A.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Legrand, J.E.
Jones, M.A.
Author Affiliation
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Document ID
610516-009
Document Date
5/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
Names
Moore, Jamie
Gardner, Edward Hall
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Kennedy, Robert F.
Phifer, J. S.
Wood, Abraham
Oliver. C. Herbert
Patterson, John Malcolm
Organizations
Kingston Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
First Metropolitan Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Freedom rides
Meetings
Student movements
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
The Bible
U.S. Constitution
Pittsbourgh Courier
The New York Times
Code for Location of Original
EBCP-AB
Location of Original
T. Eugene "Bull" Connor Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 9, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/3/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/6/2008 11:56:22
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Summary of interview with Clancy Lake

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610518-010
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/18/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
610518-010
Document Date
5/18/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/14/1961
5/17/1961
Names
Lake, Clancy [WAPI News]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Ed [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee]
King, Lonnie C.
Organizations
WAPI News
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
Places
Sylacauga, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Archives
Code for Location of Original
FRFoIF-WHi
Location of Original
Freedom Rides Freedom of Information Act Files, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/26/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/3/2004 13:58:42
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:17 AM
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Draft, Telegram to John Malcolm Patterson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610520-009
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Document Date
[5/20/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, Robert F.
Author Dates
1925-1968
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
610520-009
Document Date
[5/20/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Seigenthaler, John
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
White, Byron R.
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States Marshal Service
Ku Klux Klan
National States Rights Party
Greyhound Bus Lines
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Direct action
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Riots
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
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)
RFKCRFA-AB, Robert F. Kennedy, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama 1961-1963, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 7
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/24/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/26/2008 15:39:47
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:16:12 AM
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Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph Abernathy and Wyatt Tee Walker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-005
Author
United Press International
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
5/21/1961
Genre
Photo
Document Type
Photo
Author
United Press International
Document ID
610521-005
Document Date
5/21/1961
Document Type
Photo
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Photo
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
UPIR-BETT
Location of Original
UPI and Reuters Photo Collection, Corbis-Bettman Archives, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Picture no. U1280448>4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/15/1999
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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