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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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Letter to Myles Horton

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Author
Durr, Virginia Foster
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/5/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Durr, Virginia Foster
Document ID
561105-008
Document Date
11/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/22/1956
Names
Horton, Myles, [Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn)]
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Parks, Raymond
Patton, W. C.
Gray, Fred D.
Palmer, H.J.
Organizations
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Coordinating Committee to Register and Vote
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Topics
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
HRECR-WHi
Location of Original
Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 11
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
11/17/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/1989
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:27 PM
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Letter to supporter

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/26/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561126-000
Document Date
11/26/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/16/1956
11/13/1956
11/3/1956
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
White Citizens Council
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
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 91, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/29/1988
Date Updated
4/2/2009 9:34:17 AM
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Newsletter, 1, no. 5

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/26/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561126-001
Document Date
11/26/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/14/1956
12/3/1956
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
12/3/1956 - 12/9/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Taylor, Gardner C.
Valien, Preston
Steele, C. Kenzie
Jack, Homer Alexander
Jackson, Mahalia
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Robinson, James H.
Smiley, Glenn E.
Gray, Fred D.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Voter registration
Segregation in transportation
Governmental investigations
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
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)
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 2, folder 3 Box 3, folder 1
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:27 AM
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''Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
1958
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580000-076
Document Date
1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Book
Document Length
230 pp.
Published In
San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1958.
Names
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Gandhi, Mahatma
Muste, A. J. (Abraham Johannes)
Rauschenbusch, Walter
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Parks, Rosa
DeWolf, L. Harold (Lotan Harold)
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
Hughes, Robert E.
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill)
Gayle, W. A.
Sellers, Clyde
Parks, Frank A.
Bagley, J. H.
Crenshaw, Jack
Totten, C.K.
Russell, Henry E.
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Graetz, Robert S.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lasley, Russell R.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Burks, Mary Fair
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Matthews, Robert L.
Johns, Vernon
Parker, Henry
Abernathy, Ralph
Hubbard, H. H.
Wilson, A. W.
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Williams, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Thomas, Lilie
Bennett, L. Roy
French, Edgar N.
Fields, Uriah J.
Dungee, Erna A.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Scott, Obie
Glasco, R. J.
Jenkins, Herbert T.
Jones, Moses W.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Clement, Rufus E.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Wilkins, Roy
Morgan, Juliette Hampton, 1914-1957
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Billingsley, Orzell
Thoreau, Henry David
Till, Emmett
Marx, Karl
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Myrdal, Gunnar
Frazer, George Stanley
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Alabama State College
National City Lines, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Men of Montgomery
Ku Klux Klan
Morehouse College
Fisk University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
Montgomery Advertiser
Essay on Civil Disobedience
1 Corinthians 13:13
Matthew 18:22
Christianity and the Social Crisis
Paul's Letter to the Corinthians
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:50:32 AM
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Letter to Ruby Hurley

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Author
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Document Date
1/24/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Author Dates
1925-1963
Document ID
580124-008
Document Date
1/24/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
2/12/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Hurley, Ruby
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Wilkins, Roy
Robinson, Jackie
Organizations
Progressive Voters League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/24/1992
Date Updated
1/27/2009 12:00:53 PM
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Memo to Representatives of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
2/8/1958
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
580208-002
Document Date
2/8/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
9 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosures.
Dates
1/30/1958
2/12/1958
2/13/1958
Names
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rayburn, Sam [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Knowland, William F. (William Fife)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Martin, Joseph W. (Joseph William)[United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Price, Margaret Evans
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Congress. Senate
Crusade for Citizenship
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Southern Regional Council
Places
Washington, D.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
political participation
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Other Topics
The Negro voter in the South
The Journal of Negro Education Yearbook #26
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 2, folder 273
Copy Location (1)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/23/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
9/1/2015 10:52:30 AM
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Letter to Charles C. Diggs

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
3/25/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580325-007
Document Date
3/25/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Diggs, Charles C. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Dawson, William L.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Washington, D.C.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Voter registration
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 23A, folder 20 (3 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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Author
In Friendship
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[4/1958]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
In Friendship
Document ID
580400-006
Document Date
[4/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/12/1958
4/9/1958
4/20/1958
4/25/1958
Names
Baker, Ella
Powell, Adam Clayton
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Moore, Douglas E.
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice)
Brooks, John Mitchell [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Smith, Kelly Miller
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Jacksonville, Fla.
Houston, Texas
Memphis, Tenn.
Durham, N.C.
New Orleans, La.
Baton Rouge, La.
Shreveport, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mississippi
Menden, La.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Voter registration
Crusade for Citizenship
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Collection, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Copy Location (1)
GLP-INP, Gerda Lerner Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/20/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/03/1991
Date Updated
11/29/2010 5:38:28 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Douglas, Paul Howard
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/17/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Douglas, Paul Howard
Author Dates
1892-1976
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. Senate
Document ID
580417-007
Document Date
4/17/1958
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
40 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure of 1958 Civil Rights Bill. Actual letter is 1 p.
Dates
2/10/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
Hennings, Thomas Carey
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
political participation
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 73, folder 11 (2 of 2)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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