Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571016-004
Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/16/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Covington and Burling
Document ID
571016-004
Document Date
10/16/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/6/1957-11/7/1957
11/6/1957 - 11/7/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bowles, Chester
Wofford, John G.
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Howard University
Tuskegee Institute
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Other Topics
The Reporter
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1995
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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Letter to Harris Wofford

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571028-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
10/28/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571028-009
Document Date
10/28/1957
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
10/16/1957
11/9/1957
11/10/1957
10/23/1957
Names
Wofford, Harris [Covington and Burling]
Bowles, Chester
King, Martin Luther, III
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Howard University
Covington and Burling
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/18/1995
Date Updated
1/23/2009 11:45:07 AM
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Letter to the Editor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610300-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[3/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610300-015
Document Date
[3/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hesburgh, Theodore Martin [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Organizations
United States. White House
Peace Corps
Hampton Institute
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Howard University
Places
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Sit-ins
Student movements
Presidential Elections
Civil Disobedience
Other Topics
India Afire
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
2.4.0.140
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:12 AM
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Letter to Stanley D. Levison

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580905-009
Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Document Date
9/5/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
580905-009
Document Date
9/5/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/4/1958
Names
Levison, Stanley D.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Bowles, Chester
Collins, LeRoy
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Rustin, Bayard
Nelson, William Stuart
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard)
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Fleming, Harold C.
Ferry, W. H. (Wilbur Hugh)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Clement, Frank Goad
Organizations
Harper & Brothers
Howard University
Southern Regional Council
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
India
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
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 73A, folder 13
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/6/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/07/1992
Date Updated
8/21/2009 2:06:15 PM
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Memo to Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing) Stevenson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600425-009
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
4/25/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
600425-009
Document Date
4/25/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
13 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 600503-011.
Dates
11/9/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Collins, LeRoy
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Stimson, Henry
Taylor, Howard
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Fleming, Harold C.
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
Southern Regional Council
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
American Friends Service Committee
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Howard University
Congress of Racial Equality
Taconic Foundation
United States National Student Association
United Nations
Marshall Field Foundation
Places
Washington, D.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Miami, Fla.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights movements
Strategic Planning
Gandhism
Nonviolence
Race relations
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 59, folder 55
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/26/1995
Date Updated
10/1/2009 10:30:43 AM
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''The Protest Movement and the Law''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650000-145
Document Date
[1965]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
650000-145
Document Date
[1965]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
6/11/1963
3/7/1965
2/4/1965
3/9/1965
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jeanine, Mary
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Clark, James
Connor, Eugene
Lomax, Louis
Hugo, Victor
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Thurman, Howard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Wofford, Harris
Thoreau, Henry David
Socrates
Garrison, William Lloyd
Bickel, Alexander M.
Black, Charles L.
Taylor, William Robert
White, Byron R.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Barnett, Ross R.
Rustin, Bayard
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, Baron
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Organizations
University of Alabama
Alabama National Guard
United States. Dept. of Justice
Cardinal Stritch College
Montgomery Freedom Riders
Dallas Citizens' Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Hampton Institute
Howard University
University of Notre Dame
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Yale University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Places
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Oxford, Ala.
Dallas County, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Vietnam
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Negro Revolt
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
BMPP-MBJFK
Location of Original
Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
MWalk
Date Created
2/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2005 11:46:37
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:22 AM
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Press release, ''Belafonte and co. to open SCLC convention, in Nashville''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610913-014
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/13/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610913-014
Document Date
9/13/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/27/1961 - 9/29/1961
Names
Belafonte, Harry
Makeba, Miriam
Kirby, George
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Robinson, Spottswood [Howard University]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses) [American Civil Liberties Union]
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Clark Memorial Methodist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Howard University
Congress of Racial Equality
American Civil Liberties Union
First Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 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 11:50:42
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Press release, ''SCLC convention in Nashville September 27-29''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610921-005
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document Date
9/21/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610921-005
Document Date
9/21/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/27/1961 - 9/29/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Belafonte, Harry
Lawson, James M.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Robinson, Spottswood [Howard University]
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses) [American Civil Liberties Union]
Makeba, Miriam
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
American Civil Liberties Union
Howard University
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Nashville Christian Leadership Conference
Clark Memorial Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
First Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 16, Reel 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 58A, folder 45
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/15/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
3/24/2014 2:43:31 PM
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Summary Report of Civil Rights Progress During the Kennedy Administration, January - October 1961

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Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[12/29/1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
611229-013
Document Date
[12/29/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1957
3/9/1961
1/20/1961 - 10/20/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Udall, Stewart L.
Marshall, Thurgood
Moron, Alonzo G.
Morrow, John H.
Reeves, Frank D.
Rowan, Carl T. (Carl Thomas)
Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock)
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Wheeler, John H. (John Hervey)
Griswold, Erwin N. (Erwin Nathaniel)
Bernhard, Berl
Kennedy, Robert F.
Bass, Harry
Edwards, G. Franklin
Organizations
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Dept. of State
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Court of Appeals
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Howard University
Harvard University
United States. Dept. of Commerce
Peace Corps
United States. Dept. of Treasury
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Dallas, Texas
Memphis, Tenn.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Detroit, Mich.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
New Jersey
Boston, Mass.
Wisconsin
San Francisco, Calif.
Nigeria
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Columbus, Ga.
Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Nashville, Tenn.
St. Louis, Mo.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation--law and legislation
Freedom rides
School integration
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/14/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/28/2010
7/13/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:56 AM
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Draft, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s trip to India

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590000-132
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Document Date
[1959]
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
590000-132
Document Date
[1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Book
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
10/1/1957
4/7/1956
2/3/1959
2/1/1959
2/1959 - 3/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Bowles, Chester
King, Coretta Scott
Wright, Richard
Wright, Rachael
Wright, Julia
Wright, Ellen
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Rustin, Bayard
Levison, Stanley D.
Robeson, Paul
Vishwananda, Swami
Bristol, James E.
Nkrumah, Kwame
Stewart, Ollie
Krushchev, Nikita
Stalin, Joseph
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
Myrdal, Gunnar
Bergson, Henri
Hornaday, Mary
Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France
Reddick, Ruth
Organizations
American Friends Service Committee
The Christopher Reynolds Foundation, Inc.
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
American Baptist Convention
Gandhi Smarak Nidhi
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Alabama State College
Howard University
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Delhi Quaker Center
New York City College
Places
Soviet Union
Zurich, Switzerland
Geneva, Switzerland
New Dehli, India
Philadelphia, Pa.
New York, N.Y.
Istanbul, Turkey
Beruit, Lebanon
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Ghana
London, England
Bandung, Indonesia
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Paris, France
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
School integration
India trip
Nonviolence
Poverty
Communism
Black nationalism
Interracial marriage
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
World Politics
Other Topics
New York Times
Stride Toward Freedom
Crusader Without Violence
Baltimore Afro-American
Christian Science Montior
Gandhism without Gandhi
The National and Colonial Question
An American Dilemna
Native Son
Black Boy
White Man, Listen
Chrysanthemum
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/30/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/16/2010
2/16/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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