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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
5/2/1963
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 Dionne
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
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
Central Committee (Birmingham, Ala.)
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
4/11/2018 dalai
Date Updated
2/17/2022 10:19:04 AM
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Address at Freedom House annual dinner

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631126-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
11/26/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631126-001
Document Date
11/26/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/22/1963
12/25/1963
Names
Drummond, Roscoe [Freedom House (U.S.)]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Lincoln, Abraham
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Oswald, Lee H.
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Wesley, Cynthia Dionne
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
McNair, Carol Denise
Collins, Addie Mae
Organizations
Freedom House (U.S.)
Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (New York, N.Y.)
United States. Supreme Court
United Nations
United States. White House
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mississippi
Topics
racism
Assassination
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Slavery
School integration
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
2.3.0.1460
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2010
1/8/2010 szwald
3/13/2017 tenisha
8/4/2022 tenisha
8/9/2022 dalai
11/28/2022 dalai
Date Updated
11/28/2022 5:26:40 PM
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Address at the Pilgrimage for Democracy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631215-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/15/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631215-000
Document Date
12/15/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Bryant, William Cullen
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
School integration
Nonviolence
Discrimination in public accommodations
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Hebrews 11:10
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 27
Copy Location (1)
EPP-GEU-S, Eliza Paschall Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 6, folder 38
Copy Location (3)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
2.3.0.190
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/29/2010
1/29/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/29/2022 1:31:04 PM
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Draft, Address at the Pilgrimage for Democracy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631215-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/15/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
631215-002
Document Date
12/15/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
7/4/1776
1829
1763
Names
Walker, David
Jefferson, Thomas
Attucks, Crispus
Turner, Nat
Vesey, Denmark
Prosser, Gabriel
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Lee, Herbert
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Wesley, Cynthia Dionne
Collins, Addie Mae
McNair, Carol Denise
Organizations
Atlanta (Ga.). Chamber of Commerce
Places
Greenwood, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Gadsden, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Albany, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Liberty, Miss.
South Africa
Topics
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Civil rights demonstrations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Slavery
Race relations
Discrimination in public accommodations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Civil rights movements
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
2.3.0.680
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1, folder 1963
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/15/1996
5/11/2012 kpp
Date Updated
6/29/2022 2:14:41 PM
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''Boycotts Will be Used,'' Interview

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640224-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
2/24/1964
Genre
Interview
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
640224-000
Document Date
2/24/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 9
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
U.S. News and World Report, 24 February 1964, pp. 59-61.
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
National Council of Negro Women
Boston University
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in housing
political participation
Poverty
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 85, folder 6
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)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/09/1994
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:49 PM
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Draft, ''Chapter I, The Negro Revolution - Why 1963?,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-016
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-016
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
13 pp.
Names
Curry, Izola
Maynard, Aubre de L.
Turner, Sarah
Wilkins, John
Jones, Arthur
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Emancipation Proclamation
Presidential Elections
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
School integration
Nonviolence
Why We Can't Wait
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/9/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/10/1998
Date Updated
6/10/2010 3:11:58 PM
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Draft, ''Chapter II, The Sword That Heals,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-017
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-017
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
22 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
6/11/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Washington, Booker T.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Garvey, Marcus
Lee, Harper
Hibbler, Al
Johnson, Samuel
Parks, Rosa
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Nation of Islam
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Slavery
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Jim Crow
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Birmingham, 1963
Student movements
Other Topics
To Kill a Mocking Bird
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/1999
Date Updated
6/10/2010 3:27:37 PM
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''Revolution and Redemption,'' Address at the European Baptist Federation

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640816-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Amsterdam, Holland
Document Date
8/16/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640816-000
Document Date
8/16/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Amsterdam, Holland
Genre
Speech
Document Length
11 pp.
Names
Jesus Christ
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Parks, Rosa
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
European Baptist Federation
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans - Religion
Church and Race Relations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
International Cooperation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Social Gospel
Race relations
Economic development
World Politics
Emancipation Proclamation
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Birmingham, 1963
Other Topics
Revelation 21:5
Ephesians 1:10
Matthew 25:35-36, 40
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
2.3.0.1480
Copy Location (1)
CRP-NNU-T, Cleveland Robinson Papers, Tamiment Library, New York University, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 13, folder 13
Copy Location (2)
UAWRCR-NNU-LA, United Automobile, Aircraft and Vehicle Workers of America, District 65, Cleveland Robinson Papers, New York University, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/31/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/06/1997
Date Updated
8/9/2016 3:15:29 PM
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Statement before the Credentials Committee of the Democratic National Convention

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640822-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlantic City, N.J.
Document Date
8/22/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640822-007
Document Date
8/22/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlantic City, N.J.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Jefferson, Thomas
Hamilton, Alexander
Courts, Gus
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Goodman, Andrew
Lee, Herbert
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Chaney, James Earl
Meredith, James
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Democratic Party
University of Mississippi (Oxford, Miss.)
Places
Mississippi
Asia
South Africa
Cuba
Alabama
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1964
School integration
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
World Politics
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 21, folder 662
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
2.3.0.157 0
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Box 106 #622
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 27, folder 40
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/11/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/1997
5/16/2017 dalai
Date Updated
5/16/2017 9:02:45 AM
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Address on John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy at the Berlin Festival

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640913-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Berlin, Germany
Document Date
9/13/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640913-002
Document Date
9/13/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Berlin, Germany
Genre
Speech
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
11/22/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Shakespeare, William
Kennedy, Robert F.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Human Rights
Nuclear Disarmament
Assassination
World Politics
Other Topics
Romeo and Juliet
U.S. Constitution
Amos 5:24
Luke 2:14
Code for Location of Original
SDLC-INP
Location of Original
Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MCMLK-RWWL, Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
2.3.0.640
Copy Location (2)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/10/1996
Date Updated
7/31/2015 2:23:17 PM
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