Collections and Repositories | Descriptive Codes

A-Ar
Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.


AAGR-A-Ar
Alabama Attorney General's Office Records, Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.


ABAC-PVfAB
American Baptist Archives Center, American Baptist Historical Society, Valley Forge, Pa.


ABSP-DHU
Arthur B. Spingarn Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.


ACA-OYesA
Antioch College Archives, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio


ACLUC-NjP
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.


AFMLK-NNU-T
Alphabetical file, Martin Luther King, Jr., Tamiment Library, New York University, New York, N.Y.


AFSCR-PPAFS
American Friends Service Committee Records, American Friends Service Committee Archives, Philadelphia, Pa.


AJCP-MWalA
American Jewish Congress Papers, American Jewish Historical Society, Waltham, Mass.


APRC-DLC
A.Philip Randolph Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


ARC-LNT
Amistad Research Center Collections, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.


BCC-NcGB
Bennett College Collection, Bennett College, Greensboro, N.C.


BEMP-DHU
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.


BGEA-IWW-BG
Records of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, Billy Graham Center Archives, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Ill.


BPD-AB
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.


BRP-DLC
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


CaOTBC
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Toronto, Canada


CB-CtY
Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.


CBC
Carl Benkert Collection (in private hands)


CBCR
Cornerstone Baptist Church Records, Brooklyn, N.Y. (in private hands)


CBSNA-CBSN
CBS News Archives, CBS News, New York, N.Y.


CCC-NN-Sc
Catherine Clarke Collection, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.


CCCSU
Clayborne Carson Collection (in private hands)


CHSEC-ICHi
Chicago Sunday Evening Club Collection, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.


CICP-ICHi
Catholic Interracial Council Papers, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill.


CKFC
Christine King Farris Collection (in private hands)


CRA-InU-N
Calumet Regional Archives, Indiana University, Gary, Ind.


CSKC
Coretta Scott King Collection (in private hands)


CUL-NIC
Cornell University Library, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.


CULC-ICIU
Chicago Urban League Collection, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.


CUMA
Central United Methodist Church Archives, Detroit, Mich.


DABCC
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection (in private hands)


DCST-AB
Dallas County Sheriff's Dept. Surveillance Tapes, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.


DHSTR-WHi
Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


DJG
David J. Garrow Collection (in private hands)


DWarAC
Dennis Warren Audio Collection (in private hands)


DXL-PPSJ
Drexel Library, Saint Joseph's College, Philadelphia, Pa.


EBCR
Ebenezer Baptist Church Miscellaneous Records (in private hands)


EMBC-NN-Sc
Etta Moten Barnett Collection, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.


EPH
Elaine Pace-Holmes Papers (in private hands)


ESBL-NSyU
E. S. Bird Library, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.


FL-InNomMC
Funderburg Library, Manchester College, Manchester, Ind.


FLSC-GAMK
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.


FORP-PSC-P
Fellowship of Reconciliation Papers, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.


FTVA-CLU
Film and Television Archives, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif.


GDL-G-Ar
Georgia Department of Law, Georgia Department of Archives and History, Atlanta, Ga.


GDP
Griffith Davis Papers (in private hands)


HAK-NcU
Howard Kester Papers, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.


HPP-MCR-S
Hermine Isaacs Popper Miscellaneous Papers, 1958-1964, Radcliffe College, Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Cambridge, Mass.


HRECR-WHi
Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


HUA-DHU
Howard University Archives, Howard University, Washington, D.C.


IaGG
Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa


ICA-S
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill.


ICQCCR
Quinn Chapel A. M. E. Church Records, Chicago, Ill.


JBC
John Brook Collection (in private hands)


JBRP-AB
John Bryan Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.


JFKOH-MWalK
John F. Kennedy Library Oral History Program, John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, Mass.


JFKR-MWalK
Presidental Recordings, Civil Rights, 1963, John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, Mass.


JMRP-GEU
Jacob M. Rothschild Papers, Special Collections, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.


JMSBR-NNJM
John Milton Society for the Blind Records, John Milton Society for the Blind, New York, N.Y.


JWD-ARC-LNT
John Wesley Dobbs Papers, Amistad Research Center Collections, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.


JWWP-DHU
Julius Waties Waring Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.


KHDF-UKNT
Martin Luther King, Jr. Honorary Degree File, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England


KyLoS
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Ky.


LABC-MiU
Labadie Collection, University of Michigan, Hatcher Library, Ann Arbor, Mich.


LMDC-NIC
Labor-Management Documentation Center, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.


LMP-WHi
Lucile Montgomery Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


LRAFC-GAHi
Long Rucker Aiken Family Collection, Atlanta Historical Society, Atlanta, Ga.


LWC-FMD
Louis Wolfson II Media History Center, Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, Fla.


MH-ML
Harvard University, Ticknor Library of Modern Languages, Boylston Hall, Cambridge, Mass.


MHBP-ICIU
Martin H. Bickman Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.


MiVL-MiEM
Michigan State Voice Library, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.


MJCC
Milburn James Crowe Collection (in private hands)


MLKEC
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection (in private hands)


MLKJP-GAMK
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers, 1950-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.


MLKP-MBU
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.


MMFR
Montgomery to Memphis Film Research Files, Coretta Scott King Collection (in private hands)


MoK
Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Mo.


MVC-TMM
Mississippi Valley Collection, Memphis State University, Memphis, Tenn.


MWall-MiU-H
Mike Wallace Collection, University of Michigan, Michigan Historical Collection, Ann Arbor, Mich.


MWC
Melissa Walker Collection (in private hands)


NAACPP-DLC
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


NBCC-NNNBC
NBC Collection, National Broadcasting Company, Inc. General Library, New York, N.Y.


NCCP-PPPrHi
National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Pa.


NcD
Duke University, Durham, N.C.


NCNPC-WHi
National Conference for New Politics Collection, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


NF-GEU
Newsweek File, Special Collections, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.


NhD
Dartmouth College Library, Hanover, N.H.


NJASP
Asbury Park Press, Asbury Park, N.Y.


NLLAPC-WHi
National Labor Leadership Assembly and Peace Collection, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


NN
New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.


NN-SC
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.


NNRC
Riverside Church Archives (in private hands)


NRCR
Colgate-Rochester Divinity School, Rochester, N.Y.


NSSPC-ICIU
North Shore Summer Project, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.


NYTA-NNT
New York Times Archives, New York Times Company, New York, N. Y.


OCR-OO
Oberlin College Archives, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio


OGCP-MBU
Office of General Council Papers, Boston University, Boston, Mass.


OHP-ArU
Oren Harris Papers, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark.


OHRC-NNC
Oral History Research Center, Butler Library, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.


OOxM
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio


ORS
Orsonic Recording Services, Silver Spring, Md.


PACC
Percy A. Carter Collection (in private hands)


PACRADIO
Pacifica Radio Archives, Los Angeles, Calif.


PCUSAP-PPPrHi
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Pa.


PDNC-MWalk
Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention, John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, Mass.


PFC-WHi
Pamphlet file, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


PHBC
Paul H. Brown Collection (in private hands)


PPUCGC
Unitarian Church of Germantown Collection, Philadelphia, Pa.


PSC-CSt
Project South 1965 Collection, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.


PSC-P
Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa.


PV-ARC-LNT
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center Collections, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.


RBOH-DHU
Ralph J. Bunche Oral History Collection, Howard University, Washington, D.C.


REEV-PBMW
Reeves Library, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pa.


RJGC
R . J. Glasco Collection (in private hands)


RMC
Robert Matthew Collection (in private hands)


RMP-GEU
Ralph McGill Papers, Special Collections, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.


RPP-NN-Sc
Richard Parrish Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.


RRL-ViRUT
Reigner Recording Library, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Va.


RRML-TxTyU
Robert R. Muntz Library, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Texas


RWP-DLC
Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


SAVFC-WHi
Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


SCLCR-GAMK
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.


SCLCT
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Tapes (in private hands)


SdBCC
Second Baptist Church Historical Committee Collection (in private hands)


SMSC
Steven M. Smith Collection (in private hands)


SNCCP-GAMK
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.


SRCR-IaAS
Student Religious Council Papers, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa


SRHL-VtLyL
Samuel Read Hall Library, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, Vt.


TCML-COrC
University Archives, Thurman Clarke Memorial Library, Chapman College, Orange, Calif.


TEC-MWTE
Temple Emmanuel Archives, Worcester, Mass.


TJAC
Jackson State Community College Library, Jackson, Tenn.


TMAC-GA
T. M. Alexander Collection, Atlanta Public Library, Auburn Avenue Research Center, Atlanta, Ga.


TU
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn.


TWUC-NNU-LA
Transport Workers Union Collection, New York University, Robert F. Wagner Archives, New York, N.Y.


TxU-J
University of Texas, Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library, Austin, Texas


UFTR-NNUFT
United Federation of Teachers Records, United Federation of Teachers Archives, New York, N.Y.


UNCFR-GAU
United Negro College Fund Records, Robert W. Woodruff Library and Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta University Center, Atlanta, Ga.


UPWP-WHi
United Packinghouse Workers Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.


UUAR-MH-AH
Unitarian Universalist Association Records, Andover-Harvard Theological School, Boston, Mass.


WPRC-MiDW-AL
Walter P. Reuther Collection, Wayne State University, Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, Archives of Labor History and Urban Affairs, Detroit, Mich.


WRBC
White Rock Baptist Church Archives (in private hands)


WXSC
William X. Scheinman Collection (in private hands)

Descriptive Codes | Collections and Repositories

Format

A Autograph-author's hand
H Handwritten-other than author's hand
P Printed
T Typed

Type

At Audio tape
D Document
L Letter
Ta Audio transcript
Tv Video transcript
Vt Video tape
W Wire, telegram

Version

c Copy
d Draft
f Fragment

Signature

I Initialed
S Signed