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Letter to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560827-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Mason, E.H.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/27/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Mason, E.H.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Inter- Denominational Alliance
Citizen's Educational Committee
Document ID
560827-004
Document Date
8/27/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/30/1956
2/1/1956
8/24/1956
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Brownell, Herbert
Organizations
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Journal
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D. C.
Topics
Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
United States - Constitutional law
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with government officials
Police - Complaints against
Arrest
Voter registration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
ox 78, folder 25
Date Created
11/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1992
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Letter to A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560900-015
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[9/1956]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Author Dates
1910-
Document ID
560900-015
Document Date
[9/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Includes copy of 560920-000.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/18/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/15/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:27 PM
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''Desegregation and the Future,'' Address delivered at the Annual Luncheon of the National Committee for Rural Schools

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561215-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561215-004
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
38.9 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft [City College of New York]
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
Commodore Hotel [New York, N.Y.]
City College of New York
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Republican Party
Democratic Party
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
Plessy Doctorine
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-13
Copy Location (1)
JWC-INP, Joseph Wilson Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/03/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/7/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570107-004
Document Date
1/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)][Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Economic development
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/16/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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''Report on the Southern Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-violent Integration''

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Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document ID
570111-035
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1/9/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
King, Coretta Scott
Pelt, Owen D.
Hayes, Charles
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lasley, Russell R.
Davis, A.L.
Carey, James B.
Hall, John H.
Organizations
Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-Violent Integration
United Packinghouse Workers of America, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Meetings
Labor Movement
Churches-vandalism
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 373, folder 6; Box 381, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/8/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/04/1998
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:57:25 PM
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''This is a Great Time to be Alive,'' Address in acceptance of the Social Justice Award of the Religion and Labor Foundation, Inc. at the Sheraton-Astor Hotel

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570424-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/24/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570424-001
Document Date
4/24/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
7/1957
1/9/1958
Names
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
Religious and Labor Foundation, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Columbs, Ohio
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Slavery
Philosophy
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Imperialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Other Topics
At the Threshold of Integration
A View of the Dawn
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 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 107
Date Created
7/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/31/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:27 PM
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Letter to Pastor and Members

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570803-000
Author
Pleasure, Mose
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/3/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Pleasure, Mose
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570803-000
Document Date
8/3/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
8/5/1957
Names
Parks, Rosa
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Mount Zion A. M. E. Zion Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Code for Location of Original
RGP-INP
Location of Original
Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
NN-Sc, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/23/1990
Date Updated
4/8/2009 8:56:08 AM
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Report, ''The Southern Christian Leadership Conference Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570808-005
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
8/8/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
570808-005
Document Date
8/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 570821-001 & 570823-004.
Dates
8/21/1957
8/23/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilson, A. W. [Holt Street Baptist Church]
Williams, Samuel W.
Borders, William Holmes
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Holt Street Baptist Church
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fund for the Republic
Ford Foundation
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group IIIa, folder 177
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/15/1991
Date Updated
8/12/2009 5:25:50 PM
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''Tenative Agenda''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570808-006
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/8/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570808-006
Document Date
8/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 570821-001 & 570823-004.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Williams, Samuel W.
Organizations
Holt Street Baptist Church
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
ox 48. folder 154
Date Created
11/15/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/02/1991
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:00:09 AM
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Press release, Statements Adopted at Meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570808-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/8/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570808-009
Document Date
8/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
Places
Tuskegee, Ala.
India
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/21/1995
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:29 AM
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