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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560224-009
Author
Swomley, John M.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/24/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Swomley, John M.
Author Dates
1915-
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560224-009
Document Date
2/24/1956
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
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Support correspondence
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
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 65, folders 24, 25, 26, 27
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/10/1991
Date Updated
8/8/2014 1:25:00 PM
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''Freedom, the South, and Nonviolence: A Practical Solution to a Problem Confronting the Entire Nation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560410-010
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[4/10/1956]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560410-010
Document Date
[4/10/1956]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 560410-005.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association -- relations with other organizations
Other Topics
The Power of Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 149, ''Speeches''
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 42, folder 175
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/20/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 3:54:26 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560413-000
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560413-000
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Riles, Wilson C.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Young Man's Christian Association (YMCA)
Montgomery Advertiser
Atlanta Daily World
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Birmingham, Ala.
India
South Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans and mass media
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 16
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1989
Date Updated
9/28/2015 11:14:30 AM
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''News Letter from M.I.A., Vol. 1, no. 2''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560623-002
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/23/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560623-002
Document Date
6/23/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
6/18/1956
6/19/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Fields, Uriah J.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Powell, William J.
Abernathy, Ralph
Bennett, L. Roy
Jones, Moses W.
Wilson, A. W.
Lee, C. W.
Organizations
Alabama State College
Old Ship A.M.E. Church
Bell Street Baptist Church
Fisk University
The Unitarian Fellowship for Social Justice
Places
Boston, Mass.
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Voter registration
Gandhism
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)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (4)
CTRP-OO, Carl T. Rowan Papers, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:32:30 AM
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''Report from the South, Number 2''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560815-000
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
8/15/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Document ID
560815-000
Document Date
8/15/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1/1956
5/12/1956
7/1956
7/24/1956-7/25/1956
9/17/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lawrence, Charles
Muste, Abraham John
Swomley, John M.
Abernathy, Ralph
Brazeal, Brailsford R.
Isaac, Alfred
Timmerman, George Bell
Brady, Thomas P.
Carter, Asa
Rollins, J. Metz (Joseph Metz) [Trinity Presbyterian Church]
Lee, J. Oscar
Jennings, R. H.
Nabors, Billy Joe
McCollom, Matthew
Cannon, Robert L.
Organizations
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
South Carolina Council on Human Relations
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Tuskegee Institute
Koinonia Farm
University of Alabama
Places
Orangeburg, S.C.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Talladega, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Voter registration
Other Topics
The Power of Nonviolence
Erasing the Color Line
The Dagger and the Cross
New Testament Basis of Pacifism
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)
GESP-INP, Glenn E. Smiley Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
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.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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Newsletter, Vol. 1, no. 4

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560921-001
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/21/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560921-001
Document Date
9/21/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
10/1956
9/8/1956
8/26/1956
1/1956
9/17/1956
9/16/1956
1/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Graetz, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Gayle, W.(William) A.
Hershey, Lewis Blaine
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kasper, John
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Ministerial Association
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
White Citizens Council
Places
New York
Clinton, Tenn.
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Imperialism
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Code for Location of Original
HJP-GAMK
Location of Original
H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 379, folder 24
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (3)
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.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 1
Copy Location (4)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Acc# 44
Copy Location (5)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/14/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
8/3/2015 12:01:25 PM
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''Montgomery Movement: An Historian's View'', Address at the Montgomery Improvement Association Luncheon

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Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/4/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
561204-000
Document Date
12/4/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
Names
Herodotus
Parks, Rosa
Davis, Jefferson
Wright, Frank Lloyd
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Tombouctou (Mali)
Topics
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans and mass media
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/22/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1988
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:32:31 AM
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''The Right Way is Not a Moderate Way'', speech to the Montgomery Improvement Association

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Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/5/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
561205-001
Document Date
12/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King on verso of page 8
Names
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Shakespeare, William
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles August)
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Topics
Nonviolence
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
United States Constitution
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 6, folder 38
Copy Location (1)
RJGC-INP, R.J. Glasco Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (3)
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 (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1991
Date Updated
6/19/2015 10:00:55 AM
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''Nonviolence and Racial Justice''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570206-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
2/6/1957
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570206-004
Document Date
2/6/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Christian Century 74 (6 February 1957): 165-167.
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Caeser
Scott, Dred
Christ, Jesus
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Agape
Imperialism
Reconciliation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 107, folder 122
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (3)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Date Created
8/9/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/10/1989
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:32:02 PM
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''Newsletter from MIA, Volume 1. no. 6''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570308-000
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/8/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570308-000
Document Date
3/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/13/1956
12/21/1956
12/22/1956
12/26/1956
12/29/1956
1/9/1957
1/10/1957
2/19/1957
3/2/1957
3/6/1957
2/18/1957
Names
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Fields, Uriah J.
Bell, E.D.
Graetz, Robert S.
Abernathy, Ralph
Johnson, Frank Minis
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Alabama City Commission
Montgomery Advertiser
Mount Olive Baptist Church
Bell St. Baptist Church
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Time Magazine
Places
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
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.
Filing Info
Box 3, Folder 1
Copy Location (2)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 379, folder 24
Copy Location (3)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (4)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (5)
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
8/21/2015 11:35:49 AM
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