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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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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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Press release, Statements Adopted at Meeting

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/8/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570808-009
Document Date
8/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
Places
Tuskegee, Ala.
India
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/21/1995
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:29 AM
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''Position on the Civil Rights Legislation; Relation of 'Crusade for Citizenship' to Southern Struggle and Civil Rights Legislation''

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Author
[Rustin, Bayard]
Document Date
[8/8/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Rustin, Bayard]
Author Dates
1912-1987
Document ID
570808-010
Document Date
[8/8/1957]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Voter registration
Nonviolence
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 5, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/11/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/12/1992
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:01:59 AM
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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570809-011
Document Date
[8/9/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/7/1957
8/8/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph
Lasley, Russell R.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Smith, Kelly Miller
Berry, Louis
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
United Packing House Workers of America, AFL-CIO
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Texas
Virginia
North Carolina
Arkanas
South Carolina
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1995
Date Updated
4/8/2009 9:03:15 AM
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Press release, South-wide Conference to Draft Final Plans for Voting Rights Campaign

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
10/30/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571030-000
Document Date
10/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/5/1957
Names
Bunton, Henry Clay [Mount Olive C. M. E. Church]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Mount Olive C. M. E. Church
Places
Memphis, Tenn.
Topics
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Crusade for Citizenship
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/20/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/22/1991
Date Updated
8/13/2009 11:45:57 AM
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Press release, John A. Hannah, Civil Rights Commission urged to attend Crusade for Citizenship Public Mass Meetings on 2/12/58

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1/30/1958]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
580130-005
Document Date
[1/30/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/12/1958
2/4/1958
Names
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/30/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/30/1991
Date Updated
1/27/2009 12:15:43 PM
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Press release, Martin Luther King, Jr., J. H. (Joseph Harrison) Jackson, and Roy Wilkins denounce right-to-work laws

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Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[10/6/1958]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Author Affiliation
National Council for Industrial Peace
Document ID
581006-003
Document Date
[10/6/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
7/8/1958-7/13/1958
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Chicago, Ill.
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Cleveland, Ohio
Topics
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
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 24, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/09/1991
Date Updated
2/6/2009 9:56:48 AM
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Address at the Youth March for Integrated Schools on 4/18/1959

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590000-144
Document Date
1959
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Congressional Record 105 (1959): 8696-8697.
Dates
4/18/1959
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Topics
School integration
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/16/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/16/2009 4:53:51 PM
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Press release, ''Top Leadership Meets in Alabama''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/28/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590128-010
Document Date
1/28/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/24/1959
12/8/1958-12/9/1958
2/12/1959
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Buford, K. L. [Tuskegee Civic Association]
Patton, W. C. [Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting]
Mitchell, W.P.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shortridge, W. E.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
LeFlore, John L. [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew) [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Baker, Ella
Dickerson, Everett M.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Halleck, Charles
Rayburn, Sam
Wilkins, J. Ernest
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Tilley, John Lee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Leevy, I.S. [Lincoln Emancipation Clubs]
Hunter, W.J. [Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc.]
Williamsom, J.C. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Bowman, William McKinley [Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia]
McCollom, Matthew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Simpkins, C.O. [United Christian Movement, Inc.]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Columbia
Alabama State Coordinating Association on Registration and Voting
Tuskegee Civic Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Christian Movement, Inc.
United States. Dept. of Justice
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
White Citizens Council
Palmetto State Voters Association, Inc
Lincoln Emancipation Clubs
National Council of Negro Women
Places
Columbia, S.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
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 70, folder 2,3,4 (10 of 11)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/14/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/16/1993
Date Updated
6/25/2009 11:42:47 AM
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