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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630514-007
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
5/14/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630514-007
Document Date
5/14/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
6/12/1963
6/13/1963
Names
Gallagher, Buell G. (Buell Gordon) [City College of New York (New York, N.Y.)]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Kitt, Eartha
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McDonald, Dora E.
Organizations
City College of New York (New York, N.Y.)
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
United States. White House
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission
Apollo Theater (New York, N.Y.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 37A, folder 51
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/23/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
10/20/2016 5:27:10 PM
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''Letter from Birmingham Jail''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
6/12/1963
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
630612-001
Document Date
6/12/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
9 pp.
Published In
Christian Century 80 (12 June 1963): 767-773.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
3/1963
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Niebuhr, Reinhold
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, d. 562 B.C.
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
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)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Texas
Mississippi
Germany
Hungary
Asia
Africa
South America
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights
Direct action
Jews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Natural law
Nonviolence
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 89, folder 13
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/22/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/25/1997
Date Updated
4/26/2016 3:01:36 PM
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''Tears of Love: A Letter from His Birmingham Jail Cell''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630700-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Document Date
7/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630700-002
Document Date
7/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
The Progressive 27 (July 1963): 9-13.
Dates
9/1962
3/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Hitler, Adolf
Socrates
Elijah Muhammad
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
King, Martin Luther
Williams, Adam Daniel (A. D.)
Williams, Willis
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Albany, Ga.
Germany
Hungary
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Church and Race Relations
Birmingham, 1963
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Police - Complaints against
Direct action
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)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/14/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/29/1996
Date Updated
3/22/2016 4:47:13 PM
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''More Devoted to 'Order' Than to Justice''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
7/12/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630712-035
Document Date
7/12/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
The Dispatcher, July 12, 1963
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
3/1963
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Elijah Muhammad
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
King, Martin Luther
Williams, Adam Daniel (A. D.)
Williams, Willis
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Mississippi
Texas
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights
Direct action
Jews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Natural law
Nonviolence
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Church and Race Relations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
CSfIL
Location of Original
International Longshoreman's and Warehousemen's Union, San Francisco, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/15/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/12/2010
11/15/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
3/23/2016 11:21:56 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630719-012
Author
Smith, Donald H.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
7/19/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smith, Donald H.
Author Affiliation
University of Wisconsin (Madison, Wis.)
Document ID
630719-012
Document Date
7/19/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/1961
8/15/1963-9/8/1963
8/28/1963
1/27/1963
11/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Rockwell, George Lincoln [American Nazi Party]
Brembeck, Winston L. [University of Wisconsin (Madison, Wis.)]
Organizations
Chicago Sunday Evening Club (Chicago, Ill.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
American Nazi Party
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Madison, Wis.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Meetings
Support correspondence
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
Box 69, folder 33
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/17/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/17/2005 17:36:06
bhunter
7/28/2016 dalai
Date Updated
7/28/2016 9:28:31 AM
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''A Letter From Birmingham Jail''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630800-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
8/1963
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
630800-007
Document Date
8/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
11 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1963, pp. 23-33.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Harmon, Nolan B.
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
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)
Pollard, Francis
King, Coretta Scott
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Henry, Aaron
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Asia
Africa
South America
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Boycotts
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Black nationalism
Civil Disobedience
Police - Complaints against
Bombings
Church and Race Relations
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Natural law
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1999
Date Updated
4/25/2016 3:41:06 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim
Blake, Eugene Carson
Young, Whitney M.
Lewis, John
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Reuther, Walter
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
9/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim
Blake, Eugene Carson
Young, Whitney M.
Lewis, John
Wilkins, Roy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Reuther, Walter
Farmer, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Document ID
630916-043
Document Date
9/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630916-011.
Dates
8/28/1963
9/15/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnnie
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Collins, Addie Mae
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. White House
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
National Urban League
Negro American Labor Council
American Jewish Congress
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Churches-vandalism
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Governmental investigations
Discrimination in Employment
Police - Complaints against
Federal intervention
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 366, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 7, frame 224
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 00158-008-0390
Copy Location (3)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 8, frame 494
Copy Location (4)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0336
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/18/2014
dbeals
3/15/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/15/2017 3:16:35 PM
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Draft, memo regarding direct action in Birmingham, Danville, and Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631014-104
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631014-104
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/12/1963
9/15/1963
10/7/1963
10/14/1963
10/21/1963
10/22/1963
10/23/1963
10/28/1963
10/30/1963
10/31/1963
11/1/1963
11/4/1963
11/9/1963
11/11/1963
Names
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Collins, Addie Mae
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Gibson, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Middlebrook, Harold [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Dan River Mills (Danville, Va.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
School integration
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights demonstrations
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accommodations
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
6.1.0.1400
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
Vault Box 9, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
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 (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/21/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/21/2017 10:39:11 AM
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