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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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''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 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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Newsletter, 1, no. 5

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/26/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561126-001
Document Date
11/26/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/14/1956
12/3/1956
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
12/3/1956 - 12/9/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Taylor, Gardner C.
Valien, Preston
Steele, C. Kenzie
Jack, Homer Alexander
Jackson, Mahalia
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Robinson, James H.
Smiley, Glenn E.
Gray, Fred D.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Voter registration
Segregation in transportation
Governmental investigations
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 379, folder 24
Copy Location (2)
LDRP-NN-Sc, Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 3 Box 3, folder 1
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:27 AM
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Memo on Montgomery Bus Boycott

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Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
561223-003
Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 561223-002
Dates
12/23/1956
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Quill, Mike
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 3, frame 63-65
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
2/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/19/1994
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 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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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Borders, William Holmes
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/6/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Borders, William Holmes
Author Dates
1905-1993
Author Affiliation
Wheat Street Baptist Church
Document ID
570406-000
Document Date
4/6/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
Wheat Street Baptist Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Support correspondence
Voter registration
Direct action
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 67, folder 34
Copy Location (1)
APRC
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/22/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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Give Us the Ballot, Address delivered at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/17/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570517-004
Document Date
5/17/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
22.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Christ, Jesus
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Cowper, William
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
Republican Party
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Agape
Civil rights
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Declaration of Constitutional Principles
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27-28
Matthew 26:52
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
The Negro's Complaint
Job 38:7
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-36
Copy Location (1)
MLKEC-INP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
ET-74
Date Created
11/29/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/06/1989
Date Updated
7/31/2009 10:05:02 AM
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