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Draft, ''The Montgomery Story,'' Address 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
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560627-000
Document Date
6/27/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
5/17/1954
Names
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hughes, Langston
White, Walter Francis
Scott, Dred
Aristotle
Cowper, William
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Slavery
Protestantism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Church and Race Relations
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Mother to Son
Exodus 9:18-28
Ephesians 6:5-9
The Negro?s Complaint
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-B192
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
2/12/1988 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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''The Montgomery Story,'' Address at the forty-seventh annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560627-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
San Francisco, Calif.
Document Date
6/27/1956
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
560627-009
Document Date
6/27/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
San Francisco, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
13 pp.
Dates
1619
1857
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
12/4/1955
5/17/1954
Names
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hughes, Langston
White, Walter Francis
Scott, Dred
Aristotle
Cowper, William
Sellers, Clyde
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Plymouth, Mass.
India
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Slavery
Protestantism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Church and Race Relations
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Mother to Son
Exodus 9:18-28
Ephesians 6:5-9
Matthew 5:44
The Negro?s Complaint
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
2.3.0.1050
Copy Location (1)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Group III-B192
Copy Location (2)
labc-MiU, Labadie Collection, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Copy Location (3)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 89, folder 10
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/10/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
10/9/2015 8:20:03 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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Form letter to Reverends

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561121-007
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
11/13/1956
11/15/1956 - 11/30/1956
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Robinson, James H.
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Organizations
Institute on Nonviolence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Concord Baptist Church
Church of the Master
Gammon Theological Seminary
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Church and Race Relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/27/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/02/1991
Date Updated
8/18/2015 9:45:55 AM
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Interview by Richard D. Heffner on the Open Mind

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570210-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Waring, Julius Waties
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
2/10/1957
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Waring, Julius Waties
Document ID
570210-009
Document Date
2/10/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Interview
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Heffner, Richard D. [National Broadcasting Company, Inc.]
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Slavery
Afro-Americans and mass media
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Segregation--law and legislation
Code for Location of Original
NBCTV-WHi
Location of Original
National Broadcasting Company Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/31/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/03/1992
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Address at Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/17/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
570517-040
Document Date
5/17/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Steele, C. Kenzie
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
United States - Constitutional law
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Church and Race Relations
Code for Location of Original
FrLSP-GAMK
Location of Original
Fred L. Shuttlesworth Collection, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 4, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/4/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/07/1998
Date Updated
9/30/2015 11:38:49 AM
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Memo to the Field Staff and Executive Secretaries

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Author
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/23/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Author Dates
1913-1997
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570823-004
Document Date
8/23/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosures.
Dates
8/24/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Wilson, A. W. [Holt Street Baptist Church]
Williams, Samuel W.
Borders, William Holmes
Abernathy, Ralph
Smith, Roland A.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Pittsburgh Courier
Holt Street Baptist Church
United Packinghouse Workers of America
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/27/1991
Date Updated
1/28/2009 3:41:02 PM
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''A Look to the Future'', Address delivered at the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Document Date
9/2/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570902-006
Document Date
9/2/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28.5 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Seeger, Pete
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Horton, Myles
Parks, Rosa
Abernathy, Ralph
Colvin, Claudette
Thompson, John B.
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Christ, Jesus
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Organizations
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Race relations
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Labor Movement
Church and Race Relations
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Acts 17:26
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
On Being a Real Person
Amos 5:24
The Hope of the World
Code for Location of Original
HRECR-WHi
Location of Original
Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
807A, Tape 15, side 2, parts 1 & 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1991
Date Updated
7/2/2012 11:04:33 AM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
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 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Ralph Abernathy

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Document Date
11/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Covington & Burling
Document ID
571130-000
Document Date
11/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure. Actual letter is 1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Smuts, Jan Christiaan
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Howard University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Pittsburgh, Penn.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Religion
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Strategic Planning
School integration
Other Topics
A Proposed Next Step for the Montgomery Improvement Association and the Southern Negro Minister's Conference
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
Date Updated
1/29/2009 5:27:56 PM
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