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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/15/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
621215-000
Document Date
12/15/1962
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/12/1962
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Bethel Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
United States. White House
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Police - Complaints against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Bombings
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 366, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
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 27, folder 8
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/24/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/25/1998
3/1/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/1/2017 4:40:51 PM
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Author
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
1963
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630000-098
Document Date
1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Book
Document Length
56 pp.
Published In
Boston: Beacon Press, 1963.
Dates
5/1963
12/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Alfred Daniel [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
King, Bernice A.
King, Martin Luther [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Dexter
Farris, Christine King [Spelman College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Fromm, Erich
Connor, Eugene
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver) [United States. Congress. Senate]
X, Malcolm
Baldwin, James
Wilkins, Roy
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Muhammad, Elijah
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary (Chester, Pa.)
Boston University (Boston, Mass.)
First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Spelman College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
Albany (Ga.). City Jail
Fulton County (Ga.). County Jail
United States. Congress. Senate
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Fulton County, Ga.
Topics
Nonviolence
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Agape
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Race relations
Other Topics
The Art of Loving
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.
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
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1996
5/10/2012 kpp
Date Updated
4/26/2017 3:38:11 PM
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Press release, Statement on the violence in LeFlore County, Mississippi

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630301-019
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/1/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Branton, Wiley A.
Author Affiliation
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Document ID
630301-019
Document Date
3/1/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/28/1963
3/1/1963
Names
Travis, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Moses, Robert Parris [Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. White House
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Places
Jackson, Miss.
LeFlore County, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Federal intervention
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 127, Folder 13
Copy Location (1)
VEPP-RWWL, Voter Education Project Organizational Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 24, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/5/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/6/2012 szwald
Date Updated
3/1/2016 2:13:28 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630328-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/28/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630328-000
Document Date
3/28/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Tucker, D. L.
Places
Greenwood, Miss.
Washington, D.C.
Oxford, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Federal intervention
Police - Complaints against
Voter registration
World Politics
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
1.1.0.25610
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/31/2008 14:0:8
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Date Updated
5/9/2017 10:30:57 AM
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Cause of action, Martin Luther King, Jr., et al. v. City of Birmingham, et al.

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Author
The City of Birmingham, Alabama, Defendant
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/22/1963
Genre
Legal
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
The City of Birmingham, Alabama, Defendant
Document ID
630425-046
Document Date
4/22/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Legal
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/3/1963
4/25/1963
4/23/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Adams, Willa
Jefferson, Katie
Armstrong, James
Billups, Charles
Gaston, Carter, Jr.
King, Brandine
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Hanes, Arthur J. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Waggoner, James T. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission]
Woods, Tom [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Drennen, Allen [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Wiggins, M. E. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Miglionico, Nina [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Seibels, George [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Hawkins, Don [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Overton, E. C. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Bryan, John [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Golden, John E. [Birmingham (Ala.). City Council]
Moore, Jamie [Bimingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Algood, C. W. [United States. District Court (Alabama: Northern District)]
Tortorici, Mary L. [United States. District Court (Alabama: Northern District)]
Davis, William E. [United States. District Court (Alabama: Northern District)]
Organizations
Birmingham (Ala.). City Commission
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. District Court (Alabama: Northern District)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Cincinnati, Ohio
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Code for Location of Original
ECOP-AB
Location of Original
Eleazor C. Overton Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 6, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/31/2016 dalai
Date Updated
7/12/2016 3:06:48 PM
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Address delivered at Birmingham mass meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630510-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
[5/10/1963]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630510-003
Document Date
[5/10/1963]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
6.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
Blacks and Whites Together: Birmingham Testament of Nonviolence radio program, Part VI.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Connor, Eugene
Places
Egypt
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in public accomodations
Discrimination in Employment
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
School integration
Boycotts
Police - Complaints against
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Misc-11A
Copy Location (1)
DHSTR-WHi, Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
UC344A, Tape 6, side 2, parts 1 & 2
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/21/1997
Date Updated
3/14/2016 3:43:24 PM
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Address Delivered at New Pilgrim Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/12/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630512-003
Document Date
5/12/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
15.2 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Published In
WRVR-FM (Radio station : New York, N.Y.), Birmingham, Testament of Nonviolence (Chicago: J. Fred MacDonald, 1987)
Dates
5/11/1963
5/12/1963
1960
Names
King, Bernice A.
King, Dexter
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Yolanda
King, Coretta Scott
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Alfred Daniel
King, Naomi
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) [National Council of Negro Women]
Noble, Jean [National Council of Negro Women]
Abernathy, Ralph
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
First Baptist Church of Ensley (Birmingham, Ala.)
A. G. Gaston Motel (Birmingham, Ala.)
National Council of Negro Women
New Pilgrim Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Johannesburg, South Africa
Montgomery, Ala.
Greensboro, N.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Churches-vandalism
Police - Complaints against
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Other Topics
Matthew 26:52
Matthew 5:44
Matthew 5:39
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Misc-8A & 8B
Copy Location (1)
HRECR-WHi, Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
UC344A, Tape 11, side 2, part 3
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/4/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/22/1997
Date Updated
6/1/2017 2:00:49 PM
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Press conference on the murder of Medgar Wiley Evers

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630612-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
6/12/1963
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630612-003
Document Date
6/12/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Interview
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Mississippi
Washington, D.C.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Discrimination
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Civil rights demonstrations
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/16/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1998
2/28/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
2/28/2017 8:47:56 AM
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Address delivered at the Detroit Walk to Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630623-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
[6/23/1963]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630623-000
Document Date
[6/23/1963]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
31.9 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
Hollywood, Calif.: Motown Record Corporation, 8/27/63
Dates
9/22/1862
1/1/1863
Names
Franklin, C. L. (Clarence LaVaughn)
Lincoln, Abraham
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Till, Emmett
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jefferson, Thomas
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
King, Dexter
King, Bernice A.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Detroit Council of Human Rights
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Mississippi
Georgia
Africa
Asia
Topics
Nonviolence
Emancipation Proclamation
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Direct action
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
Churches-vandalism
I Have a Dream
Loving Your Enemies
Sit-ins
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Matthew 26:52
Amos 5:24
Isaiah 40:4-5
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
T-26
Copy Location (1)
MiDW-AL, Wayne State University, Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, Detroit, Mich.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/22/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1990
Date Updated
4/7/2016 1:39:51 PM
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''A Letter From Birmingham Jail''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630800-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
8/1963
Genre
Published article
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
630800-007
Document Date
8/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
11 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1963, pp. 23-33.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Harmon, Nolan B.
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
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)
Pollard, Francis
King, Coretta Scott
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Henry, Aaron
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Asia
Africa
South America
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Boycotts
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Black nationalism
Civil Disobedience
Police - Complaints against
Bombings
Church and Race Relations
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Natural law
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1999
Date Updated
4/25/2016 3:41:06 PM
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