Archives

HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): Executive

    About Folder

    Digital Identifier:
    JFKWHCSF-0366-002
    Title:
    HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): Executive
    Date(s) of Materials:
    22 May 1961-10 October 1963
    Folder Description:
    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, press releases, newspaper articles, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, Alabama Governor George Wallace, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning racially motivated violence in Birmingham, civil rights demonstrations in Montgomery, desegregation of Alabama public schools, and incidents of obstruction of justice. The folder also includes a transcript of a meeting between Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy and Governor Wallace. Of note are telegrams to President Kennedy from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Extent:
    284 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    22.
    Series Name:
    Human Rights (HU).
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files. HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): Executive
    Place(s):
    Alabama
    Physical Description:
    284 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
    Use Restriction Note:
    Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.
    Copyright Notice:
    Documents in this collection that were prepared by officials of the United States as part of their official duties are in the public domain.
    Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.

    The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction.
    One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excesses of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law. The copyright law extends its protection to unpublished works from the moment of creation in a tangible form.