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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
O'Bannon, Lester C.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
7/14/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
O'Bannon, Lester C.
Document ID
560714-002
Document Date
7/14/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wells, Lemuel Henry, Bp., 1841-
Wills, John
Bynoe, John G.
Powell, Mary L. Gordon
King, Coretta Scott
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Support correspondence
Voter registration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
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 43, f 177
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/25/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/02/1991
Date Updated
2/18/2010 2:01:56 PM
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''Pro and Con, Alabama's Bus Boycott: What It's All About''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hall, Grover C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
8/3/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hall, Grover C.
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560803-000
Document Date
8/3/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
U.S. News and World Report, 3 August 1956, pp. 82, 87-89.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/4/1955
12/5/1955
5/17/1954
6/27/1956
Names
Scott, Dred
Noah (Biblical figure)
Aristotle
Gandhi, Mahatma
Cowper, William
Parks, Rosa
Marshall, Thurgood
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Davis, Jefferson
Sellers, Clyde
Folsom, James Elisha
Watson, Thomas E. (Thomas Edward)
Engelhardt, Sam
Hill, Lester
Myrdal, Gunnar
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Warren, Earl
Williams, G. Mennen
Faulkner, William
White, Walter Francis
Hughes, Langston
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Stowe, Harriet Beecher
Organizations
Montgomery Advertiser
Holt Street Baptist Church
Boston University
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
New York Times
Ebenezer Baptist Church
White Citizens Council
University of Alabama
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National City Lines
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-American families
Afro-Americans - Religion
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Communism
Gandhism
Imperialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Nonviolence
Race relations
Segregation in transportation
United States - Constitutional law
Democratic Convention, 1956
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
FORR-PSC-P
Location of Original
Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973 , Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 62
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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''Report from the South, Number 2''

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Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
8/15/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Document ID
560815-000
Document Date
8/15/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1/1956
5/12/1956
7/1956
7/24/1956-7/25/1956
9/17/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lawrence, Charles
Muste, Abraham John
Swomley, John M.
Abernathy, Ralph
Brazeal, Brailsford R.
Isaac, Alfred
Timmerman, George Bell
Brady, Thomas P.
Carter, Asa
Rollins, J. Metz (Joseph Metz) [Trinity Presbyterian Church]
Lee, J. Oscar
Jennings, R. H.
Nabors, Billy Joe
McCollom, Matthew
Cannon, Robert L.
Organizations
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
South Carolina Council on Human Relations
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Tuskegee Institute
Koinonia Farm
University of Alabama
Places
Orangeburg, S.C.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Talladega, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Voter registration
Other Topics
The Power of Nonviolence
Erasing the Color Line
The Dagger and the Cross
New Testament Basis of Pacifism
Code for Location of Original
FORR-PSC-P
Location of Original
Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973 , Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
GESP-INP, Glenn E. Smiley Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (3)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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Letter to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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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 Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Olney, Warren
Caldwell, A. B. (Arthur Bunyan)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
9/7/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Olney, Warren
Caldwell, A. B. (Arthur Bunyan)
Author Dates
1904-1978
Author Affiliation
United States. Department of Justice
Document ID
560907-001
Document Date
9/7/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Signed by Arthur B. Caldwell
Dates
8/27/1956
1/30/1956
2/1/1956
8/24/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Organizations
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with government officials
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 66A, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/11/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/12/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Letter to supporter

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/26/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561126-000
Document Date
11/26/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/16/1956
11/13/1956
11/3/1956
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
White Citizens Council
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
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 91, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/29/1988
Date Updated
4/2/2009 9:34:17 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Jackson, Irene Dobbs
Place Written
Toulouse, France
Document Date
5/21/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Jackson, Irene Dobbs
Document ID
570521-005
Document Date
5/21/1957
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Toulouse, France
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/1/1957-9/15/1957
9/1956
2/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
King, Coretta Scott
Dobbs, John Wesley
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
University of Toulouse
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
Washington, D.C.
Altanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
World Politics
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Time Inc.
La Depeche du Midi
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 25, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/8/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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''Position on the Civil Rights Legislation; Relation of 'Crusade for Citizenship' to Southern Struggle and Civil Rights Legislation''

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Author
[Rustin, Bayard]
Document Date
[8/8/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Rustin, Bayard]
Author Dates
1912-1987
Document ID
570808-010
Document Date
[8/8/1957]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Voter registration
Nonviolence
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 5, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/11/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/12/1992
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:01:59 AM
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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570809-011
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Lasley, Russell R.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Smith, Kelly Miller
Berry, Louis
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Packing House Workers of America, AFL-CIO
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Texas
Virginia
North Carolina
Arkanas
South Carolina
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1995
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:03:15 AM
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''The Future of Integration, Address at the Fourth Biennial Wage and Contract, Third National Anti-Discrimination and Third National Women's Activities Conference of the United Packinghouse Workers''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/2/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571002-000
Document Date
10/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28 pp.
Names
Helstein, Ralph [United Packinghouse Workers of America.]
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Lasley, Russell R.
Organizations
United Packinghouse Workers of America
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Crusade for Citizenship
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Labor Movement
political participation
Crusade for Citizenship
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Other Topics
Galatians 3:28
Amos 5:24
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 526
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
12/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/12/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 PM
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