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Letter to Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) Mays

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
8/16/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Document ID
560816-008
Document Date
8/16/1956
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
7/30/1956
Names
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
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 62, folders 10, 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/03/1990
Date Updated
4/10/2009 12:02:38 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/21/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Author Dates
1895-1984
Author Affiliation
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
560821-008
Document Date
8/21/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
8/16/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Maxwell, O. Clay
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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 62, folders 10, 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/28/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/1989
Date Updated
4/10/2009 12:32:36 PM
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People invited by Martin Luther King, Jr. to Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom Conference

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Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
570405-015
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Document
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Smith, Kelly Miller
Jackson, J. H. (Joseph Harrison)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
King, Martin Luther
Burroughs, Nannie Helen
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Abernathy, Ralph
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
King, W. H. (William Herbert)
Williams, Smallwood Edmond
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward)
Borders, William Holmes
Pelt, Owen D.
Ware, J. L.
Bell, W. Y.
Walls, William Jacob
Robinson, James H.
Crutcher, W. T.
Barnes, E. D.
Davis, A.L.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Meetings
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
7/7/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580000-076
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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Draft, Chapter V, ''Methods of the Opposition,'' Stride Toward Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-023
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Fragment
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
33 pp.
Dates
3/19/1956
3/22/1956
2/21/1956
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
King, Yolanda
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College]
King, Coretta Scott
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Carter, Eugene
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Hall, Peter A.
Langford, Charles D.
Yates, C.R.
Scott, C. A.
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin)
Gray, Fred D.
Billingsley, Orzell
Langford, Charles
Jones, Major J.
Carter, Robert L.
King, Alberta Williams
Jenkins, Herbert T.
Gilman, Georgia
Mays, Benjamin Elijah
Clement, Rufus E.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Organizations
Fisk University
Morehouse College
Atlanta Daily World
Atlanta University
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 94, folder 17B (1 of 4)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/3/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/07/1991
Date Updated
10/1/2009 2:48:26 PM
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Draft, Chapter VII, ''The Violence of Desperate Men,'' Stride Toward Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-031
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
20 pp.
Dates
1/30/1956
2/21/1956
3/22/1956
3/19/1956
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther
King, Coretta Scott
King, Yolanda
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
French, Edgar N.
Yates, C.R.
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin)
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Marshall, Thurgood
Carter, Eugene
Scott, C.A. [Atlanta Daily World]
Diggs, Charles C.
Gray, Fred D.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Langford, Charles D.
Hall, Peter A.
Billingsley, Orzell
Carter, Robert L.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Gayle, W. A.
Sellers, Clyde
Jones, Major J.
King, Alberta Williams
Clement, Rufus E.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
First Baptist Church
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta Daily World
Fisk University
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
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 94, folder 17a (2 of 2)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/3/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/07/1991
Date Updated
4/14/2009 9:56:27 AM
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Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580500-064
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-064
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
214 pp.
Dates
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Popper, Hermine I.
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
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
Harper & Row
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)
Topics
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
Stride Toward Freedom
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
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 87A, folder 8c (3 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/16/1991
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:54:38 AM
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Letter to Benjamin Elijah Mays

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580820-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
8/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580820-005
Document Date
8/20/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College]
Organizations
Morehouse College
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
India
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
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 31A, folder 19B.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/25/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/26/1991
Date Updated
2/13/2009 3:32:10 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Document Date
9/5/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
580905-010
Document Date
9/5/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/4/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Levison, Stanley D.
Clement, Frank Goad
Organizations
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
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 73A, folder 13 (3 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/6/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/07/1992
Date Updated
8/21/2009 2:09:33 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580925-003
Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/25/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Document ID
580925-003
Document Date
9/25/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Williams, M. C. (Millard Curtis)
Bell, B. Tartt [American Friends Service Committee]
Taylor, Gardner C.
Patterson, Merle
Henderson, J. Raymond
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Best, James S. [Harper & Brothers]
Parks, Lucile G.
Brown, Theodore E.
Whipple, Charles L.
Organizations
American Friends Service Committee
Harper & Brothers
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Other Topics
Toward the Integration of Our Schools
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, 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
8/4/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/07/1998
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:20 PM
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