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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630328-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/28/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630328-000
Document Date
3/28/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Tucker, D. L.
Places
Greenwood, Miss.
Washington, D.C.
Oxford, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Federal intervention
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
World Politics
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
1.1.0.25610
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/31/2008 14:0:8
tenisha
Date Updated
5/9/2017 10:30:57 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-020
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-020
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
AFSCC-ICIU
Location of Original
American Friends Service Committee (Chicago) Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 38, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder May 1963
Copy Location (2)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 367, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2006 13:24:44
bhunter
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:54:55 PM
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Address delivered at St. John's Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630510-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/10/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630510-005
Document Date
5/10/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28.5 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
Birmingham, Testament of Nonviolence Radio Program, Part I
Dates
5/11/1963
5/12/1963
5/13/1963
5/9/1963
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
King, Yolanda
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Robinson, Marvin T.
Hudson, H. Claude
Odom, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sylvester)
Belafonte, Harry
Stagg, Paul L. [American Baptist Convention]
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Ku Klux Klan
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Alabama. National Guard
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
Associated Press
National Council of Negro Women
American Baptist Convention
St. John's Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
England
France
New York, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Denver, Colo.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-American student movements
Civil rights demonstrations
Discrimination in public accommodations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Segregation--law and legislation
Student movements
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Boycotts
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-10; ET-14; Misc-6B
Copy Location (1)
DHSTR-WHi, Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
UC344A, Tape 4, side 1, parts 1 & 2
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/1/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/08/1997
Date Updated
3/27/2017 2:39:38 PM
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''Negro Is the Most Glaring Evidence of White American's Hypocrisy''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
St. Louis, Mo.
Document Date
8/25/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630825-001
Document Date
8/25/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
St. Louis, Mo.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
St. Louis Post Dispatch, 25 August 1963.
Dates
1/1/1863
4/16/1963
1955
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. White House
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Boston University
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chester, Pa.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Nonviolence
Discrimination in Employment
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Birmingham, 1963
Emancipation Proclamation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
equality
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Other Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
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.
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1, folder 1963 (II)
Copy Location (2)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Reel 3, frame 923
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2010
1/8/2010 szwald
3/3/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/3/2017 10:33:03 AM
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Does God Answer Prayer?, Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650124-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1/24/1965]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650124-000
Document Date
[1/24/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
44 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
James, William
Newton, Isaac, Sir
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Macdougal, Lilly
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Carlyle, Thomas
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Aristotle
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Chopin, Fre´de´ric
Clark, James
Pollard, Francis
Organizations
White Citizens Council
Bound Chapel AME Church (Selma, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Prayer
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Childhood and Youth
Civil rights movements
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
war and morals
Other Topics
The Problem of Unanswered Prayer
John 14:13
Matthew 4:6-7
Ezekiel 2:1
Exodus 14:15
Isaiah 2:4
Micah 4:3
Romans 8:38
Matthew 27:46
Luke 23:46
We Bid you Come
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-22
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/7/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 13:35:57
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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''Finding a Lost Coin,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650307-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/7/1965
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
650307-003
Document Date
3/7/1965
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
69.9 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
2/28/1965
2/21/1965
Names
Clark, James
Jackson, Jimmie Lee
Places
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Parables
Poverty
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Other Topics
Luke 15:8
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-34
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/9/2003 16:37:40
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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How to Deal with Grief and Disappointment, Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650523-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[5/23/1965]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650523-000
Document Date
[5/23/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
36.5 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Schubert, Franz
Khayyam, Omar
Royce, Josiah
Freud, Sigmund
Frazier, Edward Franklin
Einstein, Albert
Spinoza, Benedictus de
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Owens, Jesse
Louis, Joe
Keller, Helen
Bunyan, John
Milton, John
Handel, George Frederick
Tillich, Paul
Sanders, Carl Edward
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Johnson, Paul B.
Curry, Izola Ware
Connor, Eugene
Davis, Jefferson
Jesus Christ
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Reno, Nev.
Philadelphia, Pa.
London, England
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Freedom rides
Bible, N.T.
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Psychology
Other Topics
Shattered Dreams
Jeremiah 10:19
The Black Bourgeoisie
Pilgrim's Progress
Paradise Lost
Stride Toward Freedom
The Negroe's Complaint
Messiah
Hallelujah Chorus
Declaration of Independence
United States Consitution
Jesus Calls Us
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-4
Copy Location (1)
MLKEC-INP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
NYC-19A & 19B
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/6/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/9/2003 16:42:1
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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''What to Do When the Lights Go Out?,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document651121-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[11/21/1965]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
651121-000
Document Date
[11/21/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
52.1 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
9/15/1963
11/9/1965
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Smith, Ian
Till, Emmett
McGee, Frank [National Broadcasting Company, Inc.]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Edison, Thomas
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Collins, Addie Mae
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
McNair, Carole Denise
Organizations
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Rhodesia
New York, N.Y.
Buffalo, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Poverty
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Slums
Nuclear Disarmament
India trip
Emancipation Proclamation
World Politics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Other Topics
Psalm 30
Matthew 10
Luke 18
Luke 16
John 9
Deuteronomy 31:6
John 1:5
Emancipation Proclamation
Declaration of Independence
Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-76
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/2/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/7/2004 13:36:26
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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Address delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680115-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1/15/1968]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680115-001
Document Date
[1/15/1968]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
60 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
1/15/1968
1956
1965
1960
1962
Names
Castro, Fidel
Jesus Christ
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Batista, Fulgencio
Abernathy, Ralph
Rivers, Mendel L.
Socrates
Hitler, Adolf
Pius XII, Pop
Luthuli, A.J. (Albert John)
Connor, Eugue
Clark, James
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia, d. 562 B.C.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress
Places
Washington, D.C.
Frogmore, S.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Detroit, Mich.
Newark, N.J.
Cuba
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Pacifism
Student movements
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
war and morals
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Ghettos
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
political participation
Other Topics
Why We Must Go to Washington
Declaration of Independence
Matthew 4:4
Daniel 3
United States Constitution
Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
NYC-11A & 11B
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/17/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/25/1998
Date Updated
12/3/2010 3:50:28 PM
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