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''A Petition for Clemency to the President of the United States''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610607-004
Document Date
[6/7/1961]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
610607-004
Document Date
[6/7/1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610607-003 and 611006-006
Dates
2/27/1961
Names
Braden, Carl
Wilkinson, Frank
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States. Supreme Court
Communist Party of the United States of America
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Communism
Civil rights
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 56 folder 35
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/20/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/17/2011
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Draft, Invocation at funeral of John Wesley Dobbs

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610902-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[9/2/1961]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610902-001
Document Date
[9/2/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 6
In Vol. 7
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
8 pp.
Names
Dobbs, John Wesley
Shakespeare, William
Organizations
Big Bethel AME Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Prayer
Other Topics
Hamlet
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
Sermon Files, folder 162
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/19/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/08/1997
11/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''God's Order-- Man's Disorder''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610528-001
Author
Rust, Henry
Place Written
Whittier, Calif.
Document Date
5/28/1961
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rust, Henry
Document ID
610528-001
Document Date
5/28/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Whittier, Calif.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Peale, Norman Vincent
Graham, Billy
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jesus Christ
Phillip, J.B.
Marshall, Peter
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Hillcrest Congregational Church (Whittier, Calif.)
Topics
Bible, O.T.
Bible, N.T.
Freedom rides
Christian Education
Other Topics
Genesis 12:1
God, Our Contemporary
The Tap on the Shoulder
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 170
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/8/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/11/1997
Date Updated
9/5/2012 11:47:51 AM
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Invocation Delivered at the Funeral of John Wesley Dobbs at Big Bethel AME Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610902-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[9/2/1961]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610902-000
Document Date
[9/2/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
6.7 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Dobbs, John Wesley
McEwen, Homer [First Congregational (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Borders, William Holmes
Organizations
Big Bethel AME Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
First Congregational (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Prayer
Other Topics
Hamlet
Code for Location of Original
JWD-ARC
Location of Original
John Wesley Dobbs Family Papers, Amistad Research Center, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/18/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/9/2004 11:7:29
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Partial list of signers of Carl Braden clemency petition

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610817-013
Author
[Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee]
Document Date
[8/17/1961]
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee]
Document ID
610817-013
Document Date
[8/17/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Petition
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 610817-011
Names
Gomillioin, C. G.
Oliver, C. Herbert
Stokes, John C.
Beatson, James A.
Dennis, Eldon
McLoughlin, Emmett
Creger, Ralph
Strickland, Warren Lee
Sherman, O. L.
Ferry, W. H.
Boodlet, Carlton B.
Meiklejohn, Alexander
Phillips, Gifford
Shipler, Guy Emery
Howard, Dorothy
Lakin, R. D.
Boyle, Kay
Monsonis, James [National Student Christian Federation]
Pitt, Malcolm
Brock, Elmer Paul [Catholic Interracial Council]
Redding, Louis L.
Stephens, Donald
Brant, Irving
Marshall, C. Herbert [National Medical Association]
Matthews, W. W.
Reid, Frank Madison
Coe, John M.
Davis, Edward D. [Florida Voters League]
Gibson, Theodore
Hoke, Henry
Jackson, Ernest
Lang, H. Daniel
Lewis, Hal
Lowry, A. Leon
Blackburn, Burr
Cahill, Edward A.
Dobbs, John Wesley [Georgia Voters League]
Green, S. L.
Wilkins, Josphine
Bonslog, Garriet
Solomon, E. P.
Abner, Willoughby [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Boxley, Harold A.
Schomer, Howard
Mackay, Roland P.
Waters, Enoch P.
Barton, Thomas
Schulze, Andrew [Lutheran Human Relations Association of America]
Womack, A. W.
Allen, Jay T.
Fouke, Hugh B.
Parsons, Howard
Werkman, C. H.
Burres, Paul W.
Findley, W. Cecil [Manhattan Committee on Human Relations]
Chambers, John S.
Reeves, J. E.
Smyth, Lewis S. C.
Stanley, Frank
Webster, Harvey Curtis
Gandy, Samuel L.
Jordan, Frederick D.
Smith, Benjamin E.
Bouttee, Edwin J.
D'Orlando, Albert
Rnderson, Robert J.
Melnic, Jacob
Scott, Bertram D.
Throckmorton, Burton H.
Gill, Robert L.
Hollander, Sidney
Smith, Nathan
Dietel, William M [Amherst College]
Allport, Gordon W.
Handlin, Oscar
Parsons, J. Tim [Amherst Students for Racial Equality]
Whitsett, Daniel C.
Broadhead, Russell
Crane, Henry Hitt
Cranefield, Harold
Nunn, Guy
Parks, Rosa
Raskin, Marvel [Michigan Friends of the South]
Read, Larence F.
Ross, S. D.
Birkeland, Birdeen
Gleason, Patrick
Hedlund, George
Hnderson, William [Student Action for Human Rights]
Gilliam, James C.
Jones, W. A. [Lauderdale County Democratic Club]
Melchor, John C.
Stanton, R. L.
Cox, Oliver C.
Hackett, Allen
Minor, R. Clyde
Holtz, Ronald W.
Wankel, A. N.
Beutel, Frederick K.
Cronon, David
Aylsworth, Leon E.
Frank, Franz
Clark, Grenville
Barr, Stringfellow
Ciardi, John
Collier, Benjamin A. [Patterson Committee on Human Relations]
Kellmer, Lawrence
Tillett, Paul
Byner, Witter
Stevens, J. Paul
Baldwin, James
Black, Algernon D.
Bolin, Jane N.
Bower, Warren [New York University]
Brown, William C.
Carey, Gordon R.
Davis, Ossie
Frank, Waldo
Geismar, Maxwell
Graham, F. P.
Hassler, Alfred
Kasin, Alfred
Kirchwey, Freda
Knedler, J. W. [New York University]
Kunstler, William
Lane, Mark
Livingston, Goodhue
McWilliams, Carey
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Offutt, Walter P.
Polier, Justine Wise
Shinn, Roger L.
Smiley, Glenn E.
Waring, Waties
Williams, David Rys
Davis, Grady W.
Greene, George R.
Jones, Charles M.
O'Brien, Joseph
Rhine, J. B.
Sinkins, George C.
White, Robert M.
Randolph, Harland
Templin, Ralph T.
Tilson, C. Everett
Atkins, Charles N.
Bragg, Arthur N.
Breeding, Corinne
Moon, T. D. [Oklahoma Association of Teachers]
Stewart, James E.
Bellinger, Ivan
Chamberlin, Mark
Kirkendall, Lester
Arnet, Katharine M. [Women's International Lague for Peace and Freedom]
Bauer, E. Carol [Mayor's Commission on Human Relations]
Blackburn, Robert W. [Citizen's Committee on Public Education]
Culberson, George W. [Pittsburgh Methodist Board of Christian Social Concerns]
Olmsted, MIldred Scott
Penney, Marjorie [Fellowship House]
Prattis, P. L.
Rawlins, Gladys D. [Committee on Race Relations, Society of Friends]
Rhodes, E. Washington
Roberts, Lenerte
Perry, Thoas
Simons, Nancy A.
Calhoun, Arthur W.
Culbertson, John Bolt
Nesbitt, Charles F.
Simkins, Modjeska
Talbot, Ellen B.
Barker, Lincoln
Hoff, Pauline
Young, Charles L.
Barry, Marion
Bunton, Henry Clay
Butler, Washington
Dennison, Doris
Ford, Erlander
Graves, George
Hyatte, C. L.
James, R. E.
Jones, Arthur W.
Long, Herman H. (Herman Hodge)
Maarion, John H.
Morgan, Hugh J.
Palmer, Robert C.
Proudfoot, C. M. [Knoxville College]
Rolins, J. M.
Sanders, Odell
Childers, R. A.
Davidson, Franklin C. [Students for Direct Action]
Davis, Sherwood S.
Munro, Harry C.
Raible, Robert
Schug, Phillip
Taylor, Todd James
Wesley, Carter
Warner, A. E. [Negro Chamber of Commerce]
Logan, C. Sumpter
Otto, Sarah
Ladd, Percy C.
Williams, Norman R.
Alexander, Wilma Straus
Brooke, W. Carroll
Finger, Frank W.
Fitzgerald, Garriet
Griffin, L. Francis [Prince Edward County Christian Association]
Guild, June Purcell
Henderson, Edwin B.
Holt, Leonard w.
Newman, Samuel
Ransome, W. L.
Scull, David
Thompson, W. Hale
Thornton, Virginius B.
tucker, Otto L.
Ball, George H.
Caughlan, John
Griffiths, Gordon
Krieger, Alex
Walker, Leonard A.
Goldsborough, Charlotte Pendelton
Hupp, James L.
Lee, Edmund J.
Ogden, Dunbar H.
Taylor, Leland H.
Wallace, William
Fleishaker, Oscar
Rademacher, Oscar
Rice, William G.
Schumacker, Earl F.
Lowery, Joseph E.
Organizations
National Student Christian Federation
Catholic Interracial Council
National Medical Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Lutheran Human Relations Association of America
Manhattan Committee on Human Relations
Amherst College
Amherst Students for Racial Equality
Michigan Friends of the South
Student Action for Human Rights
Lauderdale County Democratic Club
Patterson Committee on Human Relations
New York University
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Oklahoma Association of Teachers
Women's International Lague for Peace and Freedom
Mayor's Commission on Human Relations
Citizen's Committee on Public Education
Pittsburgh Methodist Board of Christian Social Concerns
Fellowship House
Committee on Race Relations, Society of Friends
Knoxville College
Students for Direct Action
Negro Chamber of Commerce
Prince Edward County Christian Association
Topics
Communism
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
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 34, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/5/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:04 AM
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''Paul's Letter to American Christians''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610806-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[8/6/1961]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610806-000
Document Date
[8/6/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
10 pp.
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Thoreau, Henry David
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Noah (Biblical figure)
Plato
Aristotle
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Capitalism
Paul's Letter to American Christians
Catholic Church
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Social Justice
Other Topics
Romans 12:2
Philipians 3:20
Galatians 3:28
Acts 17:26
Amos 5:24
1 John 4:10
1 Corinthians 13:1
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 1
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
7/9/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/09/1990
Date Updated
5/26/2010 1:39:35 PM
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Paul's Letter to American Christians, Sermon delivered at White Rock Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611022-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Document Date
[10/22/1961]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
611022-002
Document Date
[10/22/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 6
v. cut
Cal. 7
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
41.9 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Shaw, William J. [White Rock Baptist Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)]
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Thoreau, Henry David
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Plato
Aristotle
John, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
White Rock Baptist Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Places
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Lagos, Nigeria
Accra, Ghana
Jackson, Mississippi
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Crete, Greece
Topics
Christianity, History
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Ten Commandments
Romans 12:2
Philippians 3:20
In Christ there is no East or West
Genesis 9:20-27
Acts 17:26
Amos 5:24
Lincoln-Douglas Debate, 13 October 1858
Declaration of Independence
United States Constitution
Matthew 5: 3-12
Never Alone
1 John 4:16
My life, My love, I give to Thee
Code for Location of Original
WRBC-INP
Location of Original
White Rock Baptist Church, Philadelphia, Pa., In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/16/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/18/2011
3/18/2011 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:56 AM
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Petition for clemency for Carl Braden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610422-000
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
4/22/1961
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610422-000
Document Date
4/22/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Petition
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1958
Names
Braden, Carl
Abernathy, Ralph
Jordan, Clarence L.
Lawson, James
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [The White Hosue]
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Brannin, Carl
Dabbs, James McBride
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Wright, Marion A. (Marion Allan)
Fillman, ELizabeth M.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Norfolk, Va.
Charlottsesville, Va.
Dallas, Texas
Mayesville, S.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Shelbyville, Tenn.
Baltimore, Md.
Lousiville, Ky.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Kentucky
Florida
Washington, D.C.
Linville Falls, N.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Communism
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ERP-NHyF
Location of Original
Ana Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library, Hyde Park, N.Y.
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 4, folder 44
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 52, folder 1
Copy Location (3)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 17
Date Created
1/25/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/2/2011
5/29/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:13:39 PM
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Petition in Support of Freedom Rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610724-011
Place Written
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Document Date
7/24/1961
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610724-011
Document Date
7/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/24/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Baron, Richard L.
Places
Berkeley, Calif.
Palo Alto, Calif.
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Gatos, Calif.
San Mateo, Calif.
Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Support correspondence
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/21/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/2001
Date Updated
12/2/2010 4:44:38 PM
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''Secrets of Married Happiness''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611119-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[11/19/1961]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
611119-000
Document Date
[11/19/1961]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 6
Exhibit
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
3 pp.
Places
Reno, Nev.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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
2.2.0.1780
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/1/2016 tenisha
Date Updated
12/1/2016 8:11:05 AM
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