Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Wiretap of telephone conversations between Martin Luther King, Jr. and Stanley D. Levison and between Levison and Joan Daves

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630521-086
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/21/1963
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Document ID
630521-086
Document Date
5/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
8 pp.
Published In
Garrow, David J., ed., The Martin Luther King, Jr., FBI File: Part II, The King-Levison File [microfilm], (Frederick, Md.: University Publications of America, 1987).
Dates
5/20/1963
5/22/1963
5/30/1963
5/29/1963
6/7/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Levison, Stanley D.
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Hanes, Arthur
Jones, Clarence B.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Moore, Jamie [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Lee, Bernard Scott
Watts, Marzette
Shipman, Howard
Dixon, St. John
Jones, Edward
Peterson, Joseph
McFadden, James
Rice, Leon
Embry, Elroy
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses)
Davis, Ossie
Wallis, Charles Langworthy
Popper, Hermine I.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Kheel, Theodore Woodrow
Quill, Mike
Van Arsdale, Harry
Meany, George
Curran, Joseph
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Daves, Joan
Organizations
Birmingham (Ala.). Board of Education
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
New York Times Company
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Harper & Row, Publishers
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Doubleday and Company, inc.
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
British Broadcasting Corporation
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
London, England
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Why We Can't Wait
Federal Bureau of Investigation surveillance files
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Labor Movement
Strength to Love
Civil rights demonstrations
Arrest
World Politics
Wire-tapping
Other Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Strength to Love
Code for Location of Original
SLFBI-DJ
Location of Original
Stanley Levison FBI File, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Bureau File 100-11180-9-174
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/10/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/10/2016 11:45:13 AM
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Interview on ''For Freedom Now'' on 7/22/1963

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Farmer, James
Forman, James
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
7/23/1963
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Video Transcript
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Farmer, James
Forman, James
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
630723-000
Document Date
7/23/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Video Transcript
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
7/22/1963
4/16/1947-4/17/1947
1957
1956
1960
1975
Names
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft [City College of New York]
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett) [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Meyer, Agnes
Powell, Adam Clayton
X, Malcolm
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson) [United Nations]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Lingo, Al
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Baldwin, James
Morgenthau, Henry [National Educational Television]
Maybank, Mary Rose [National Educational Television]
Barzyk, Fred [National Educational Television]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Clayton, Claude F. [United States District Court (Mississippi: Northern District)]
Travis, Jimmy
Murray, Robert V. [Washington (D.C). Police Dept.]
Organizations
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United Nations
WGBH-TV Television Station (Boston, Mass.)
City College of New York
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
United States. Congress. Senate Commerce Committee
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Real Estate Brokers Association
Council of Economic Advisors (U.S.)
United States. White House
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Washington (D.C). Police Dept.
Places
Washington, D.C.
Danville, Va.
Greenwood, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Dayton, Ohio
Louisiana
Texas City, Texas
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Cuba
Hungary
Raleigh, N.C.
Europe
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Black nationalism
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in public accomodations
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Police - Complaints against
Sit-ins
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
School integration
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.
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 21, frame 227
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 6, frame 134
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1996
Date Updated
4/21/2016 10:34:18 AM
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Program, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630828-042
Author
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
8/28/1963
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Document ID
630828-042
Document Date
8/28/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
630828-043 written on verso.
Names
Anderson, Marian
O'Boyle, Patrick [Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Washington (D.C.)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Blake, Eugene Carson [United Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A.]
Evers-Williams, Myrlie
Bates, Daisy
Nash, Diane
Lee, Prince E.
Parks, Rosa
Richardson, Gloria
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Reuther, Walter [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Miller, Uri [Synagogue Council of America]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Ahmann, Mathew H. [National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Jackson, Mahalia
Prinz, Joachim [American Jewish Congress]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Washington (D.C.)
United Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A.
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Congress of Racial Equality
Eva Jessye Choir
Synagogue Council of America
National Urban League
National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Jewish Congress
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Civil rights demonstrations
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accommodations
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
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
6.1.0.5420
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
6.1.0.5410
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 7
Copy Location (3)
JBP-NNU-T, Julius Bernstein Papers, Tamiment Library, New York University, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 19, folder 6
Copy Location (4)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0823
Copy Location (5)
BAC-PLeB, Bucknell Archives Collection, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Penn.
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/19/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/22/2010
10/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/25/2016 4:03:30 PM
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''An Appreciation of Kennedy: Dr. King and Wilkins On Rights''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631124-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
11/24/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631124-000
Document Date
11/24/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Herald Tribune, 24 November 1963.
Dates
11/22/1963
1/1/1863
6/11/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Lincoln, Abraham [United States. White House]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) [United States. White House]
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Johnson, Andrew [United States. White House]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mississippi
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Assassination
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/2/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/05/1996
Date Updated
7/6/2016 4:54:13 PM
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''Boycotts Will be Used,'' Interview

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640224-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/24/1964
Genre
Interview
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
640224-000
Document Date
2/24/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 9
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
U.S. News and World Report, 24 February 1964, pp. 59-61.
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
National Council of Negro Women
Boston University
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
political participation
Poverty
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 85, 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.
Copy Location (2)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/09/1994
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:49 PM
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Letter to Barbee William Durham

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570214-008
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
2/14/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Document ID
570214-008
Document Date
2/14/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Durham, Barbee William [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carter, Robert L.
Gray, Fred D.
Marshall, Thurgood
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Columbus, Ohio
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A273
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/20/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/23/1990
Date Updated
12/3/2009 4:14:56 PM
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Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr., A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph and Roy Wilkins

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Author
Associated Press
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Photo
Document Type
Photo
Author
Associated Press
Document ID
570405-016
Document Date
4/5/1957
Document Type
Photo
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Photo
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Organizations
Associated Press
Topics
School integration
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Code for Location of Original
APWW
Location of Original
AP-Wide World Photos, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/11/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/14/1994
Date Updated
4/2/2009 11:21:02 AM
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''Minutes of Executive Committee Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580326-008
Author
Aronson, Arnold
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/26/1958
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Aronson, Arnold
Author Dates
1911-1998
Author Affiliation
Consultative Conference on Desegregation
Document ID
580326-008
Document Date
3/26/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/17/1958
2/18/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Blake, Eugene Carson
Campbell, Will D.[National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Fleischman, Harry [National Labor Service]
Fleming, Harold C. [Southern Regional Council]
Hunton, George K. [Catholic Interracial Council]
Lee, J. Oscar [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Morsell, John A. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Muravchik, Emanuel [Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)]
Oliver, William H. [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Rainach, William M. [Louisianna State. Senate.]
Organizations
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Catholic Interracial Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
United States. Congress. Senate.
Places
Dallas, Texas
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
New York Herald Tribune
Shreveport News
Code for Location of Original
NCCR-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 45, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/03/1992
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:26:15 PM
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Letter to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580610-004
Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/10/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
580610-004
Document Date
6/10/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Includes attachments
Dates
6/9/1958
Names
Adams, Sherman
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walsh, Lawrence E.
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Burns, Mary
Organizations
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
School integration
Code for Location of Original
WSAPP-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Office, Office of Special Assistant to President for Personal Matters, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 42
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
2/6/2009 4:04:21 PM
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Notes on meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
[Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)]
Document Date
6/11/1958
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)]
Author Dates
1909-1994
Document ID
580611-006
Document Date
6/11/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Governmental investigations
School integration
Code for Location of Original
EFMP-KAbE
Location of Original
E. Frederic Morrow Papers, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1992
Date Updated
2/6/2009 4:21:07 PM
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