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Interview by Donald T. Ferron

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560120-001
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/20/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560120-001
Document Date
1/20/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Colvin, Claudette
Parks, Rosa
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel)
Langford, Charles D.
Walton
Powell, W.(William) J.
Sellers, Clyde
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bennett, L. Roy
Gray, Fred D.
Birmingham, Dave
Frazier
Organizations
Citizens Coordinating Committee
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Southern Regional Council
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Women's Political Council (WPC)
White Citizens Council
Citizen's Club
Progresive Democratic Organization
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Mount Zion Methodist Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--organizational structure
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Voter registration
Race relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:03 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 1, no. 12

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
4/30/1959
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
590430-000
Document Date
4/30/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/16/1959
3/23/1959
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Sellers, Clyde
Gayle, W. A.
James, Earl D.
Sullivan, L. B.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Howard, Asbury
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Thomas, Norman
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
White Citizens Council
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Ku Klux Klan
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Places
Bessemer, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
political participation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Other Topics
Montgomery Advertiser
Crusader without Violence
Code for Location of Original
HG-GAMK
Location of Original
Hazel Gregory Papers, 1955-1965, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
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.
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 84, folder 1
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.
Filing Info
Box 11, folder 25
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/1/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
7/1/2009 10:17:26 AM
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Minutes, Fall Session

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Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Columbia, S.C.
Document Date
9/30/1959-10/1/1959
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
591001-010
Document Date
9/30/1959-10/1/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Columbia, S.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/30/1959 - 10/1/1959
Names
Davis, Earl [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
McCain, James T. [Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)]
Baker, Ella
Gordon, M. [First Calvary Baptist Church]
Booth, Edward
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Carawans, Guy
Williams, Bob
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Leevy, I. S.
Steele, C. Kenzie
King, D. E.
Lawson, James M.
McCollom, Matthew
Wright, Alice Norwood Spearman [South Carolina Council on Human Relations]
Dabbs, James McBride [Southern Regional Council]
Williams, Samuel W.
Dennis, William Alexander
Sugarmon, Russell
Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson)
Anderson, L. L. (Louis Lloyd)
Braden, Carl
Gardner, Edward Hall [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Organizations
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
First Calvary Baptist Church
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Southern Regional Council
South Carolina Council on Human Relations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Chatanooga, Tenn.
Memphis, Tenn.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
political participation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--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 68, folder 2,3,4
Copy Location (1)
EJBC-NN-Sc, Ella J. Baker Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/25/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/25/1999
Date Updated
8/11/2009 3:20:17 PM
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Press release, ''King schedules Alabama tour''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/21/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
621121-004
Document Date
11/21/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/5/1962-12/8/1962
2/6/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abernathy, Ralph
Cotton, Dorothy F. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
West Hunter Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Mississippi
Virginia
South Carolina
Anniston, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Uniontown, Ala.
Talladega, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Itineraries
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Voter registration
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 120, folder 12
Copy Location (1)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 26, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
WEFP-DcWaGWG, Walter E. Fauntroy Papers, George Washington University. Gelman Library System, Special Collections and University Archives, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Box 28, folder 7
Copy Location (3)
SAVFC-WHi, Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 44
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/10/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/12/2001
9/26/2016 dalai
Date Updated
4/11/2017 6:25:57 PM
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Press release, ''SCLC 'People to People' tour sweeps Central Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621220-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/20/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
621220-009
Document Date
12/20/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
12/6/1962
12/7/1962
12/4/1962
12/5/1962
3/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Boyd, G. M. [Calhoun County Voter League]
Faulkner, Joseph [Gadsden Christian Civil Committee]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Gadsden Christian Civil Committee
Gadsden (Ala.). City Jail
Calhoun County Voter League
Talledega College (Talladega, Ala.)
Miles College (Fairfield, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Talledega, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Mississippi
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Sit-ins
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 120, folder 12
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/2/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/5/2006 18:17:59
bhunter
Date Updated
4/20/2017 2:35:31 PM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Vivian, C. T.
Document Date
9/17/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Vivian, C. T.
Document ID
630917-001
Document Date
9/17/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
McNair, Carol Denise
Collins, Addie Mae
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Southern Baptist Convention
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Huntsville, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Voter registration
Demonstrations
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
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
3/1/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
11/30/2016 3:00:24 PM
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''A Knock at Midnight''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[8/1964]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640800-010
Document Date
[8/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
13 pp.
Dates
11/13/1956
Names
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Einstein, Albert
Salisbury, Harrison E. (Harrison Evans)
Wilberforce, William
Pitt, William
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, Baron
Schopenhauer, Arthur
Borsodi, Ralph
Jesus Christ
Gayle, W. A.
Carter, Eugene
Organizations
New York Times Company
Places
New York, N.Y.
Rochester, N.Y.
Jersey City, N.J.
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Emancipation Proclamation
Riots
Voter registration
Disarmament
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Discrimination in housing
Montgomery Bus Boycott
World Politics
Other Topics
Luke 11:5
Man Against Himself
The Neurotic Personality of Our Times
Modern Man in Search of a Soul
Peace of Mind
Peace of Soul
Macbeth
Psalm 30:5
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)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/14/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/17/1999
Date Updated
9/2/2015 10:03:04 AM
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''The Protest Movement and the Law''

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Document Date
[1965]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
650000-145
Document Date
[1965]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
6/11/1963
3/7/1965
2/4/1965
3/9/1965
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jeanine, Mary
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Clark, James
Connor, Eugene
Lomax, Louis
Hugo, Victor
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Thurman, Howard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Wofford, Harris
Thoreau, Henry David
Socrates
Garrison, William Lloyd
Bickel, Alexander M.
Black, Charles L.
Taylor, William Robert
White, Byron R.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Barnett, Ross R.
Rustin, Bayard
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, Baron
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Organizations
University of Alabama
Alabama National Guard
United States. Dept. of Justice
Cardinal Stritch College
Montgomery Freedom Riders
Dallas Citizens' Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Hampton Institute
Howard University
University of Notre Dame
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Yale University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Places
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Oxford, Ala.
Dallas County, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Vietnam
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Negro Revolt
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
BMPP-MBJFK
Location of Original
Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
MWalk
Date Created
2/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2005 11:46:37
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:22 AM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Selma, Ala.
Document Date
[1/14/1965]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
650114-000
Document Date
[1/14/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Selma, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
31.6 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1/18/1965
Names
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Parks, Rosa
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Luther, Martin
Shakespeare, William
Hugo, Victor
Smitherman, Joseph T.
Organizations
Dallas County Voters League
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Voter registration
Interracial marriage
Race relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Childhood and Youth
Parables
Discrimination in Employment
Bible, O.T.
Segregation--law and legislation
Civil rights movements
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Arrest
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Selma, Ala. - race relations
Other Topics
Othello
Luke 15
Come By Here [Kum By Ya]
The Negroe's Complaint
False Greatness
Diet of Worms
Oh, Freedom
Code for Location of Original
DCST-AB
Location of Original
Dallas County Sheriff's Dept. Surveillance Tapes, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/28/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 13:33:17
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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