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Letter to Wilson C. Riles

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Author
Swomley, John M.
Document Date
2/21/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Swomley, John M.
Author Dates
1915-
Document ID
560221-001
Document Date
2/21/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Riles, Wilson C.
Rustin, Bayard
Smiley, Glenn E.
Lawrence, Charles
Gilmore, Robert Wallace
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
American Friends Service Committee
New York College
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Orangeburg, Fla.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/18/1988
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:15 PM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/22/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Document ID
560222-033
Document Date
2/22/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. White House
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Communism
Other Topics
Chicago Daily News
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A-6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1992
Date Updated
3/5/2009 9:11:45 AM
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Announcement, ''Salute and Support the Heroes of the South!''

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Author
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/24/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Document ID
560524-014
Document Date
5/24/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Lucy, Autherine
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Wilkins, Roy
Powell, Adam Clayton
Howard, T. R. M. (Theodore Roosevelt Mason)
Courts, Gus
Robinson, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Organizations
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Montgomery Improvement Association
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
In Friendship
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights demonstrations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
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 III-A177
Copy Location (1)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/10/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:26 PM
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''The Montgomery Story,'' Address Delivered at the Forty-seventh Annual Convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Document Date
[6/27/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560627-003
Document Date
[6/27/1956]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
48.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
12/1/1955
12/4/1955
12/5/1955
5/4/1954 - 5/17/1954
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Parks, Rosa
Scott, Dred
James, William
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Gray, Fred D.
Sellers, Clyde [White Citizens Council]
Gayle, W. A.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lowell, James Russell
Jesus Christ
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Gandhi, Mahatma
White, Walter Francis
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Race relations
Slavery
Segregation in transportation
Agape
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Psychology
Other Topics
Ephesians 6:5
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
Matthew 26:52
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
French Revolution
There is a Great Meeting in the Promised Land
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
T-38
Copy Location (1)
DHSTR-WHi, Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
UC 344A, Tape 2, sides 1 & 2, parts 1 & 2
Date Created
1/18/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
12/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
10/14/2015 4:38:04 PM
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Letter to James Peck

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
7/19/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
560719-005
Document Date
7/19/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/10/1956
Names
Peck, James
Places
New York, N.Y.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Roughe, La.
San Francisco, Calif.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights movements
Direct action
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 3-A273
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/19/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1990
Date Updated
4/12/2010 10:01:52 AM
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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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Draft, "Statement before the National Democratic Convention Platform and Resolutions Committee"

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Chicago, Ill.]
Document Date
8/11/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560811-001
Document Date
8/11/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Cal. 6
Place Written
[Chicago, Ill.]
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Organizations
Democratic Party
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Democratic Convention, 1956
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
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 3, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
folder 159, Speeches--Reprints in Various Magazines, M. L. King
Copy Location (2)
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 107
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/18/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/03/1988
Date Updated
4/10/2009 11:18:53 AM
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Address, ''Committee on Platform and Resolutions, Democratic National Convention''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
8/11/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560811-005
Document Date
8/11/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10 pp.
Names
McCormack, John W.
Bennett, L. Howard (Lowell Howard)
Mason, Vivian Carter
Butcher, Margaret Just
Pelt, Owen D.
Organizations
Democratic Party
Blackstone Hotel
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Democratic Convention, 1956
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Code for Location of Original
PDNC-MBJFK
Location of Original
Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 104
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.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/17/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/17/1990
Date Updated
10/14/2015 5:40:35 PM
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Statement before the Democratic National Convention, Committee on Platform and Resolutions

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Chicago, Ill.]
Document Date
[8/11/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560811-011
Document Date
[8/11/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
[Chicago, Ill.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
8/10/1956
Organizations
Democratic Party
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Democratic Convention, 1956
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 3, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Prog. Dept. Box 372, folder 13
Date Created
1/27/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/29/1992
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:11 AM
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''ICC diary, part V''

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Author
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Place Written
Tallahassee, Fla.
Document Date
8/22/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Document ID
560822-007
Document Date
8/22/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
Tallahassee, Fla.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King. 560904-009 on verso.
Dates
8/2/1956
6/30/1956
Organizations
Junior Chamber of Commerce (Tallahassee, Fla.)
United States. Supreme Court
Tallahassee Democrat
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Prayer
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, Folder 216
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/11/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/24/1998
Date Updated
4/10/2009 3:03:46 PM
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