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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600118-007
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/18/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Document ID
600118-007
Document Date
1/18/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/27/1959
10/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Negro Civil Service Organization
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Macon County, Ala.
Harlem, N.Y.
Bedford Styvesant, N.Y.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
United States - Constitutional law
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 33
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/19/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/20/2001
Date Updated
9/9/2009 9:44:14 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610610-000
Author
Anonymous
Place Written
Albany, N.Y.
Document Date
6/10/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Anonymous
Document ID
610610-000
Document Date
6/10/1961
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Albany, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bates, Daisy
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Communism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Hate mail
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/18/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:41:33 PM
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Telegram to A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph, Roy Wilkins, James Farmer, Whitney M. Young, Reinhold Niebuhr, Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620913-017
Author
[McDew, Charles]
Document Date
[9/13/1962]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[McDew, Charles]
Document ID
620913-017
Document Date
[9/13/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Not in
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Burks, Marylene
Hillet, Vivian
Allen, Christopher
Chatfield, Jack
Hall, Prathia
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Niebuhr, Reinhold [Princeton University]
Robinson, Jackie [Chock Full of Nuts]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
Princeton University
Chock Full of Nuts
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Shady Grove Baptist Church (Leesburg, Ga.)
Mount Olive Baptist Church (Sasser, Ga.)
Mount Mary Baptist Church (Sasser, Ga.)
Places
Goodman, Miss.
Ruleville, Miss.
Dawson, Ga.
Leesburg, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Governmental investigations
Federal intervention
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 10, frame 365c
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/26/2015 tenisha
Date Updated
8/25/2016 10:01:57 AM
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Letter to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630321-009
Author
White, Lee C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
White, Lee C.
Author Dates
1923-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
630321-009
Document Date
3/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/7/1963
2/28/1963
3/6/1963
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Travis, James
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Greenwood, Miss.
Leflore County, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Governmental investigations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
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
Reel 8, frame 43
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 374, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/7/2014 10:28:26 AM
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Letter to Herbert Brownell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560904-003
Author
Graetz, Robert S.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/4/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Graetz, Robert S.
Author Dates
1928-
Author Affiliation
Trinity Lutheran Church
Document ID
560904-003
Document Date
9/4/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Includes 2 p. delivery receipt.
Dates
8/25/1956
7/18/1956
12/5/1955
Names
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Department of Justice]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Sellers, Clyde
Gayle, W. A.
Pierce, James [Alabama State Teachers College]
Organizations
United States. Department of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Improvement Association
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama State Teachers College
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Police - Complaints against
Communism
Code for Location of Original
HJP-GAMK
Location of Original
H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/27/1990
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:32:09 AM
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Letter to Jackie Robinson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570413-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
4/13/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Montgomery Improvement Association]
Document ID
570413-002
Document Date
4/13/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/10/1957
5/2/1957-5/19/1957
Names
Robinson, Jackie [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other 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 62A, folder 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1992
Date Updated
4/2/2009 11:24:28 AM
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