- January 21
- James Meredith requests application from the Registrar at the University of Mississippi ("Ole Miss").
- Meredith's request for an application
- January 26
- Letter to Meredith from the Registrar, Robert B. Ellis
- Meredith's letter to Thurgood Marshall
- January 31
- Meredith submits application for admission to Ole Miss.
- Meredith's letter to Robert B. Ellis