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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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Memo on Montgomery Bus Boycott

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561223-003
Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
561223-003
Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 561223-002
Dates
12/23/1956
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Quill, Mike
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 3, frame 63-65
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/19/1994
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 PM
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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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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Borders, William Holmes
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/6/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Borders, William Holmes
Author Dates
1905-1993
Author Affiliation
Wheat Street Baptist Church
Document ID
570406-000
Document Date
4/6/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
Wheat Street Baptist Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Support correspondence
Voter registration
Direct action
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 67, folder 34
Copy Location (1)
APRC
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/22/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 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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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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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/2/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Brown, Theodore E.
Author Affiliation
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Document ID
580402-002
Document Date
4/2/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Kansas City, Mo.
Chicago, Ill.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 18, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/18/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/22/1991
Date Updated
1/28/2009 9:53:17 AM
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Form letter to board members

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document581120-011
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
11/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
581120-011
Document Date
11/20/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/10/1958
12/1/1958
Names
Borders, William Holmes
Augustine, Israel M.
Dennis, William Alexander
Graham, Edward T.
Henry, Aaron
James, R. E.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
King, Martin Luther
Bunton, Henry Clay
Hall, W. H.
Abernathy, Ralph
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Voter registration
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 32, folders 17, 11, 24, 26, 28, 31, 32, 35, 2
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
4/21/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/27/1993
Date Updated
9/11/2009 1:05:12 PM
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Account of press conference in New Delhi on 2/10/1959

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Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Document Date
[1959]
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
590000-133
Document Date
[1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Genre
Book
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
2/10/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nkrumah, Kwame
Nehru, Jawaharlal
King, Coretta Scott
Robeson, Paul
Organizations
Janapth Hotel
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Civil Rights Commission
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Ghana
Montgomery, Ala.
Bombay, India
South Africa
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Gandhism
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Nonviolence
School integration
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Baltimore Afro-American
Stride Toward Freedom
Crusader Withouth Violence
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/1/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/01/2002
Date Updated
6/16/2009 3:28:44 PM
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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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