Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Wyatt Tee Walker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610608-010
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
6/8/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Document ID
610608-010
Document Date
6/8/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/19/1961
5/17/1961
6/1/1961
6/2/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Connor, Eugene
Billingsley, Orzell
Hall, Peter A.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
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 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/6/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/2009 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:55 AM
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''People in Action: Birmingham Part II Project 'C'''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630817-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/17/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630817-000
Document Date
8/17/1963
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 Amsterdam News, 17 August 1963.
Dates
5/1962
9/1962
1/9/1963-1/10/1963
2/4/1963-3/21/1963
Names
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Dorchester Center (Midway, Ga.)
Places
Danville, Va.
Gadsden, Ala.
Savannah, Ga.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Liberty County, Ga.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 111
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/05/1996
Date Updated
5/5/2016 1:37:24 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/14/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document ID
630414-002
Document Date
4/14/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
United States. White House
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Palm Beach, Fla.
Topics
Arrest
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1478
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.4, folder Birmingham Ala. (k) 1963
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/30/2002
5/16/2012 kpp
Date Updated
3/3/2016 1:18:48 PM
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Draft, Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document671030-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671030-002
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
20 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Warren, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Fisher
Porter
Lowe
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph)
Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Dred Scott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
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
2.3.0.1670
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 122
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/27/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1998
Date Updated
5/9/2017 4:30:19 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610530-011
Author
Braden, Anne
Place Written
Louisville, Ky.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Braden, Anne
Author Dates
1924-
Author Affiliation
Southern Conference Educational Fund
Document ID
610530-011
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Louisville, Ky.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Braden, Carl
Wilkinson, Frank
Connor, Eugene
Patterson, John Malcolm
Wood, James R.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Coretta Scott
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Fulton County Jail
Donaldson Air Force Base
Places
Greenville, S.C.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Civil rights movements
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 52, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/1/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/22/2000
Date Updated
5/21/2012 5:13:40 PM
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Press release, ''Atlanta SCLC calls meet to aid Birmingham victims''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/12/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620412-012
Document Date
4/12/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/9/1962
Names
Middleton, John
Connor, Eugene
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Bell, Roy
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Allen Temple AME Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Police - Complaints against
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 120, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/8/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2005 8:21:3
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:30 AM
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Press conference after release from jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document671104-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
11/4/1967
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671104-001
Document Date
11/4/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Names
Connor, Eugene
Noel-Baker, Philip Noel-Baker, Baron
Pire, Dominique
King, Coretta Scott
Fisher, T. L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman)
White, Poppy Cannon
White, Walter Francis [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Liberation Front
New Castle College (London, England)
Jefferson County Jail (Jefferson County, Ala.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
London, England
Washington, D.C.
Bessemer, Ala.
Watts, Calif.
Gadsden, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Riots
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Birmingham, 1963
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 122
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1997
Date Updated
5/6/2010 3:10:27 PM
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Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/30/1967
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
671030-001
Document Date
10/30/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1963
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Fisher, T. L.
Hays, J. W.
Porter, John Thomas
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph) [United States. Supreme Court]
Douglas, William O. (William Orville) [United States. Supreme Court]
Warren, Earl [United States. Supreme Court]
Organizations
Jefferson County Jail (Jefferson County, Ala.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Marshals Service.
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Berkeley, Calif.
Madison, Wis.
Oberlin, Ohio
Selma, Ala.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Ghettos
Riots
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Police - Complaints against
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
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 122
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 28, folder 40
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/8/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1996
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:57:17 AM
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''Prelude to Tomorrow,'' Address at meeting of Operation Breadbasket

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
1/6/1968
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680106-000
Document Date
1/6/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Names
Jackson, Jesse [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Johnson, Bob [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Reddick, Ed [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Young, Andrew
Connor, Eugene
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Billups, Charles
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
General Motors
American Telephone and Telegraph Company
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Booker T. Washington High school (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Detroit, Mich.
Cleveland, Ohio
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Operation Breadbasket
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Birmingham, 1963
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Riots
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Poverty
Boycotts
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Poor People's Campaign
Other Topics
Moral Man and Immoral Society
Roget's Thesaurus
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 122
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1999
Date Updated
5/13/2010 10:48:18 AM
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Order, Judgment and Decree, United States v. Ku Klux Klan

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Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al., Defendants
Document Date
8/11/1961
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ku Klux Klan, et al., Defendants
Document ID
610811-008
Document Date
8/11/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Legal
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610814-005
Dates
6/8/1961
8/4/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Hawkins, Lester C.
Horn, Alvin
Shelton, Robert M.
Ouzts, Thurman E.
Henley, Claude V.
Connor, Eugene
Sullivan, Lester B.
Ruppenthal, Goodwin J.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Abernathy, Ralph
Johnson, Frank M.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Whitesell, Calvin M.
Moore, Jamie
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
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 34, folder 20
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 19
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/20/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/2000
6/6/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:54:56 AM
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