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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)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560627-000
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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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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''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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Newsletter, Vol. 1, no. 4

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/21/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560921-001
Document Date
9/21/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
10/1956
9/8/1956
8/26/1956
1/1956
9/17/1956
9/16/1956
1/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Graetz, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Gayle, W.(William) A.
Hershey, Lewis Blaine
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kasper, John
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Ministerial Association
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
White Citizens Council
Places
New York
Clinton, Tenn.
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Imperialism
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Code for Location of Original
HJP-GAMK
Location of Original
H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
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)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (3)
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 3, folder 1
Copy Location (4)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Acc# 44
Copy Location (5)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/14/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
8/3/2015 12:01:25 PM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570107-004
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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''Call for Action on Bombing of Churches''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570110-011
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1/10/1957]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
570110-011
Document Date
[1/10/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Document
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison)
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward), 1900-
Organizations
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
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 35, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 86, folder 8A
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 9, folder 20
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/22/1990
Date Updated
11/19/2009 2:06:47 PM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T.J. (Theodore Judson)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/11/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T.J. (Theodore Judson)
Author Affiliation
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-004
Document Date
1/11/1957
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. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D. C.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Segregation in transportation
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
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
GF 124-A
Copy Location (1)
DDEP-KAbE, Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/12/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Letter to Thomas Thrasher

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/11/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Document ID
570111-005
Document Date
1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Names
Thrasher, Thomas R. [Montgomery Ministerial Association]
Organizations
Montgomery Ministerial Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
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 35, folder 8
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
2/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/22/1990
Date Updated
2/3/2010 4:23:31 PM
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''A Statement to the South and Nation''

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Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-008
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
1/10/1957 - 1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Brownell, Herbert
Christ, Jesus
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Imperialism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
NCCP-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Penn.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (2)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 58, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 132
Copy Location (4)
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 9, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/08/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:16 AM
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