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Draft, Press release urging White House Conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560315-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[3/8/1956-3/15/1956]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560315-015
Document Date
[3/8/1956-3/15/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/8/1956 - 3/15/1956
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
United States. White House
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with government officials
Other Topics
Afro-American
Pittsburgh Courier
Chicago Defender
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 78, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/6/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1994
Date Updated
3/5/2009 11:09:15 AM
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Letter to Sherman Adams

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/28/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
570328-007
Document Date
3/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570328-006.
Dates
3/22/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Organizations
Florida State Teachers Association
United States. White House
Places
Tampa, Florida
Portland, Ore.
Seattle, Wash.
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Race relations
Other Topics
My Day
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
1/21/2014 2:23:20 PM
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Letter to John Sengstacke

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570830-001
Document Date
8/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 570830-003.
Dates
8/31/1957
8/7/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carey, James B.
Reuther, Walter
Sengstacke, John Herman Henry [Chicago Defender]
Organizations
Chicago Defender
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Labor Movement
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Other Topics
King, Wilkins Fumble on Civil Rights
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/21/1991
Date Updated
2/10/2010 2:40:36 PM
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''The Future of Integration, Address at the Fourth Biennial Wage and Contract, Third National Anti-Discrimination and Third National Women's Activities Conference of the United Packinghouse Workers''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571002-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/2/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571002-000
Document Date
10/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28 pp.
Names
Helstein, Ralph [United Packinghouse Workers of America.]
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Lasley, Russell R.
Organizations
United Packinghouse Workers of America
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Crusade for Citizenship
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Labor Movement
political participation
Crusade for Citizenship
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Other Topics
Galatians 3:28
Amos 5:24
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 526
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
12/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/12/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 PM
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''Article for Saturday Evening Post''

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Author
Bowles, Chester
Document Date
12/31/1957
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Bowles, Chester
Author Dates
1901-1986
Document ID
571231-006
Document Date
12/31/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Genre
Article
Document Length
20 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 571231-002.
Dates
8/15/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Tolstoy, Leo, graf
Parks, Rosa
Smuts, Jan Christiaan
Christ, Jesus
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Pretoria, South Africa
Little Rock, Ark.
Chicago, Ill.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Apartheid--South Africa
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Saturday Evening Post
Matthew 5-7
Civil Disobedience
Bill of 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 43, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/28/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/01/1991
Date Updated
4/16/2009 4:22:17 PM
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A Great Time to Be Alive, Address delivered at Beth Emet The Free Synagogue (Evanston, Ill.)

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Evanston, Ill.
Document Date
[1/13/1958]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Document ID
580113-005
Document Date
[1/13/1958]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 6
Cal. 4
Place Written
Evanston, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
44.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1/14/1958
5/17/1954
Names
Polish, David
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Lapidos, Morris
Cowper, William
Christ, Jesus
Poe, Edgar Allan
Plato
Shakespeare, William
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Organizations
Beth Emet The Free Synagogue (Evanston, Ill.)
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Slavery
Segregation--law and legislation
Imperialism
Agape
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Psychology
Other Topics
Exodus 1-18
Acts 17:26
Galations 3:28
John 18:11
Matthew 26:52
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27
Amos 5:24
Job 38:7
The Negro's Complaint
In Christ There is No East nor West
Dialogues
Annabel Lee
Sonnet 116
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
Constitution of the United States
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-16; Atl-10A & 10B
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/26/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/07/2000
Date Updated
4/29/2015 11:31:16 AM
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Desireablility of Being Maladjusted

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580113-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[1/13/1958]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580113-006
Document Date
[1/13/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal 6
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Declaration of Independence
Matthew 5:44
Revelation 11:15
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 119, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/18/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/26/1997
Date Updated
4/3/2009 9:16:05 AM
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''A Statement to the President of the United States''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/23/1958
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
580623-029
Document Date
6/23/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Siciliano, Rocco C. [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lemley, Harry J. (Harry Jacob), 1914-
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Dawson, Ga.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential 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 48, folder 154
Copy Location (1)
WSAPP-KAbE, White House Office, Office of Special Assistant to President for Personal Matters, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
Box 42
Copy Location (2)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
RCSP-INP, Rocco C. Siciliano Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (4)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (5)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:32:17 AM
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''Nonviolence and Racial Justice,'' Address delivered at the Friends General Conference

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Cape May, N.J.]
Document Date
[6/27/1958]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580627-006
Document Date
[6/27/1958]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Cape May, N.J.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
42.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Pickett, Clarence
James, William
Scott, Dred
Plato
Poe, Edgar Allan
Shakespeare, William
Aristotle
Tillich, Paul
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Christ, Jesus
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Watts, Isaac, 1674-1748
Cowper, William
Gandhi, Mahatma
Whitehead, Alfred North
Wieman, Henry Nelson
Carlyle, Thomas
Organizations
Society of Friends
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Agape
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Segregation--law and legislation
Slavery
Race relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Psychology
Other Topics
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
John 18:11
Dialogues
Annabel Lee
Sonnet 116
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
Amos 5:24
Constitution of the United States
Code for Location of Original
AFSCR-PPAFS
Location of Original
American Friends Service Committee Records, American Friends Service Committee Archives, Philadelphia, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
RFGC-PSC-Hi, Records of Friends General Conference, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/9/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/19/2000
Date Updated
6/19/2015 10:47:46 AM
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Letter to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580709-018
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
[7/9/1958]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document ID
580709-018
Document Date
[7/9/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 580709-003.
Dates
6/21/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 21, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
APRC
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/18/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/12/1990
Date Updated
4/16/2014 2:38:35 PM
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