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''Negroes Pledge to Keep Boycott''

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Author
Phillips, Wayne
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/24/1956
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Phillips, Wayne
Document ID
560224-000
Document Date
2/24/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
New York Times, 24 February 1956, pp. 1, 8
Dates
2/23/1956
2/22/1956
2/21/1956
12/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Wilson, A. W.
Parks, Rosa
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
Negro Alabama Baptist Convention
Places
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
1 Corinthians 13:1-4
Onward Christian Soldier
Code for Location of Original
ACLUR-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Records, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/2/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/02/1987
Date Updated
9/3/2015 2:21:48 PM
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Press release, 115 Negro leaders met in Montgomery 8/8/57

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570809-011
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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Program, ''Crusade for citizenship''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-121
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610000-121
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
6 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Williams, Samuel W.
Simpkins, C. O.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Smith, Kelly Miller
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Wood, James R.
Cotton, Dorothy
Blake, Harry
Lawson, James M.
Augustine, I. M.
Davis, A.L.
Drew, R. L.
Hall, W. L.
Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson)
King, D. E.
Leevy, I. S.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Shortridge, W. E.
Smith, Roland
Speed, Daniel B.
Bunton, Henry Clay
Dennis, William Alexander
Graham, Edward T.
Hamilton, Walter L.
Henry, Aaron E.
Henry, Clarence
King, Martin Luther
McCollom, Matthew
Shorts, R. B.
Smith, Nelson H.
Swann, Melvin C.
Places
Texas
Mississippi
Alabama
Georgia
Louisiana
North Carolina
South Carolina
Virginia
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Voter registration
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
6.5.0.810
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 29 folder 16
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 153, folder 17
Copy Location (3)
UERR-PPiU-IS, United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) Records, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Copy Location (4)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Date Created
2/1/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/02/2002
Date Updated
5/8/2017 5:57:59 PM
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''The federal executive and civil rights''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610100-019
Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610100-019
Document Date
1/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
54 pp.
Dates
1941
1946
1960
1877-1933
1948-1949
1954-1957
Names
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Truman, Harry S.
Harris, R. J.
Organizations
University of North Carolina
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
President's Committee on Government Employment Policy
United States Informational Agency
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
United States. Dept. of Defense
Atomic Energy Commission
National Science Foundation
White Citizens Council
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Army
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Army Corp of Engineers
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Dept. of Interior
United States. Veterans' Administration
Federal Aviation Agency
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
New Orleans, La.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Washington, D.C.
Biloxi, Miss.
Wilcox, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Sumter, Ala.
Union, Fla.
Webster, Ga.
Early, Ga.
Fayette, Ga.
Gwinnett, Ga.
East Carroll, La.
Ouachita, La.
East Feliciana, La.
McCormick, S.C.
Clarendon, S.C.
Hampton, S.C.
Bolivar, Miss.
LeFlore, Miss.
Forrest, Miss.
Terreell County, Ga.
Macon County, Ala.
Bienville Parish, La.
Washington Parish, La.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Texas
Alabama
North Carolina
Virginia
Africa
Asia
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Presidential candidates, 1960
United States - Constitutional law
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
ASRC-RWWL
Location of Original
Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 219
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/27/2010
3/1/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:28:37 PM
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''Minutes of the 1961 CORE National Council''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610212-001
Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Holden, Anna
Hughes, Genevieve
Harrington, Gladys
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
610212-001
Document Date
2/11/1961-2/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1960
3/20/1961
1962
6/1/1960-1/31/1961
6/28/1961-7/2/1961
Names
Oldham, Charles
Yesner, Judy
Gartner, Alan
Palmer, Robert
Fields, Fred
West, Melvin
Zeller, Gerry
Rosenfeld, Ralph
Epps, James
Johnson, Elizabeth A.
Balk, Myrna
Lewis, Julia
Hodge, Henry
West, David
Moore, A. D.
Darden, Mayola
Smith, Jerome
Atkins, Robert
Barrett, Lucille
Sweet, Wester
Murphy, Mary Lu
Mason, Charles
Farmer, Lula
Farmer, James
Rich, Marvin
Carey, Gordon
Haley, Richard
Perkins, Joseph
Moore, A.D.
McCain, James T
Gaither, Tom
Ross, Harry [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Peck, James
Robinson, James R.
Laue, James H.
Williams, Vera
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Sharecropper's Fund
American Friends Service Commitee
F. W. Woolworth Company
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Schine's Theatre
Paramount Motion Pictures Group
Stanley-Warner Theatres
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Boston, Mass.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Columbia, Mo.
Columbus, Ohio
Detroit, Mich.
St. Louis, Mo.
Huntington, W. Va.
Iowa City, Iowa
Lexington, Ky.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Louisiville, Ky.
Miami, Fla.
Nashville, Tenn.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
San Jose, Calif.
East St. Louis, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Portland, Ore.
Norfolk, Va.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Covington, Ky.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Texas
Lake Geneva, Wis.
Topics
Meetings
Sit-ins
Boycotts
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Other Topics
CORElator
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 22, 687
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/23/2010
8/23/2010 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 1:36:02 PM
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Report of the Director

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620900-007
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/1961-9/1962
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620900-007
Document Date
10/1961-9/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
1/1962
6/6/1962
4/1962
7/1962
5/17/1962
5/17/1964
1/1/1963
1/2/1963
5/14/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Trammell, Theodore
Blake, Harry
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy [Citizenship Education Program]
Young, Andrew [Citizenship Education Program]
Belafonte, Harry
Robinson, Jackie
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lawson, James M.
O'Dell, Jack (Jack H.)
Calhoun, John H.
Coulton, Herbert V.
Bennette, Fred C.
Randall, William
LaGarde, Frederick H.
Mack, Benjamin
Hagan, Eugene
Clark, Septima Poinsette [Citizenship Education Program]
Jackson, Mahalia
Charles, Ray
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses) [American Civil Liberties Union]
Phifer, James S.
Harris, Curtis
Anderson, William G.
Steele, C. Kenzie
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Citizenship Education Program
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Gandhi Society for Human Rights, Inc.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
American Civil Liberties Union
Congress of Racial Equality
Meet the Press
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Chicago, Ill.
Cleveland, Miss.
Laurel, Miss.
Augusta, Ga.
Huntsville, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Clarendon County, S.C.
Shreveport, La.
Texas
North Carolina
South Carolina
Montgomery, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
McIntosh, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Hopewell, Va.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Albany Movement
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Civil rights movements
Meet the Press Television Program
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 36, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 36, folder 12
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 129, folder 26
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/2001
6/12/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
3/1/2017 1:04:11 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
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
630416-000
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
3/1963
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Buber, Martin
Connor, Eugene
Tillich, Paul
Elijah Muhammad
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Jesus Christ
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Noland B.
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Socrates
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Hitler, Adolf
Luther, Martin
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Asia
Africa
Hungary
Germany
Texas
Caribbean
South America
Mississippi
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Direct action
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
WGC-INP
Location of Original
William Gregory Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/31/1991
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:22:54 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
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
630416-019
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
AU
Location of Original
University of Alabama (University, AL)
Copy Location (1)
ABBP-AB, Albert Burton Boutwell Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 12, folder 43
Copy Location (2)
LMHHP-AlBiCRI, Lola Hendricks Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 8, folder 5
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/24/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:47:03 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-020
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-020
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
AFSCC-ICIU
Location of Original
American Friends Service Committee (Chicago) Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 38, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder May 1963
Copy Location (2)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 367, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2006 13:24:44
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Date Updated
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-027
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
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
630416-027
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630606-039.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Disobedience
Natural law
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Black nationalism
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Galatians 6:17
Philippians 3:20
Declaration of Independence
Code for Location of Original
CCFA-ICarbS
Location of Original
Christian Century Foundation Archives, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
BMCRFA-AB, Burke Marshall, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 5
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
Copy Location (3)
CB-CtY-BR, Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (4)
MMBC-INP, Malcolm M. Bliss Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (5)
JMRP-GEU-S, Jacob M. Rothschild Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 6, folder 7
Copy Location (6)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 8
Copy Location (7)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Digital file 001351-009-0001
Copy Location (8)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/14/2012 alexmw
Date Updated
10/17/2016 2:15:58 PM
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