April 13, 1963 Telegram

Martin Luther King Letters John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

Telegram dated April 13, 1963 from Wyatt Tee Walker, executive assistant to Martin Luther King Jr., informing President Kennedy about the plight of Dr. King and Rev. Ralph Abernathy, who had been placed in solitary confinement in the Birmingham City Jail after being arrested with other demonstrators.

April 13, 1963

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston, Massachusetts. Papers of John F. Kennedy, Presidential Papers, White House Central File, Subject File

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