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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/7/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Author Dates
1895-1984
Document ID
561207-005
Document Date
12/7/1956
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
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Support correspondence
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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
08/24/1990
Date Updated
12/3/2009 3:44:14 PM
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''The Negroes Struggle for Freedom''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561223-001
Author
[Levison, Stanley D.]
Document Date
12/23/1956
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Levison, Stanley D.]
Author Dates
1912-1979
Document ID
561223-001
Document Date
12/23/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Essay
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 561223-002.
Names
Garvey, Marcus
Douglass, Frederick
Tubman, Harriett
Simmons, Roscoe
Washington, Booker T.
Marx, Karl
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Engels, Friedrich
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Ku Klux Klan
Fair Employment Practices Commission
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Slavery
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
Back to Africa
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 3, frame 60
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 55, folder 25
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/08/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:13:50 PM
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Memo on Montgomery Bus Boycott

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561223-003
Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
561223-003
Document Date
[12/23/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 561223-002
Dates
12/23/1956
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Quill, Mike
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 3, frame 63-65
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
2/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/19/1994
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 PM
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Facing the Challenge of a New Age, Address delivered at National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Emancipation Day rally

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570101-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570101-005
Document Date
1/1/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
70.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Williams, Samuel W.
Heraclitus, of Ephesus
Hegel, George Wilhelm Friedrich
Scott, Dred
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Hope, Bob
Donne, John
Malloch, Douglas
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
Jesus Christ
Shakespeare, William
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Calhoun, John H.
Hurley, Ruby
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Organizations
WERD (Radio station: Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Delta Sigma Theta
Omega Psi Phi
Alpha Phi Alpha
United Negro College Fund
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Detroit, Mich.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Emancipation Proclamation
Slavery
Discrimination
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Good and Evil
Agape
Afro-American Education
political participation
Civil rights
Other Topics
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
Devotions upon Emergent Occasions
John 18:11
Matthew 5:44-45
Sonnet CXVI
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
A Great Meeting in the Promised Land
Wanted
Oh, Freedom
Isaiah 2:4
Code for Location of Original
PHBC-INP
Location of Original
Paul H. Brown Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/16/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/7/2015 4:14:45 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/4/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570104-002
Document Date
1/4/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
4/24/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. White House
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 64A, folder 22
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/29/1988
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Letter to Stanley D. Levison

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570104-008
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Document Date
1/4/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
[Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Document ID
570104-008
Document Date
1/4/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/2/1957
Names
Levison, Stanley D.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Places
New York, N.Y.
India
Africa
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/16/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/17/1990
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:08:00 PM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/7/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570107-004
Document Date
1/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)][Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Economic development
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/16/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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''Our Struggle: the Story of Montgomery''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/1957
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
P
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570300-015
Document Date
3/1957
Type of Writing
P
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of 4/56 Liberation.
Dates
4/1956
12/1956
12/5/1955
12/1/1955
12/3/1955
12/6/1955
12/7/1955
12/8/1955
12/9/1955
1/26/1956
1/30/1956
2/1/1956
2/22/1956
Names
Bakish, Rosetta
Faulkner, William
Lucy, Autherine
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Peck, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smith, Gerald L. K. (Gerald Lyman Kenneth) [Christian Nationalist Party]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
White Citizens Council
Christian Nationalist Party
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church
University of Alabama
Places
Washington, D.C.
Baton Rouge, La.
Baltimore, Md.
St. Louis. Mo.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Mobile, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Charleston, S.C.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Liberation
CORElater
Crisis
Independant
Life
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 2, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
CB-CtY-BR, Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (2)
SLA-GASU, Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections Department, William Russell Pullen Library, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Ga
Copy Location (3)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/03/1988
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:15:55 PM
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Agenda, ''Conference on Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom Planning Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570405-001
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
570405-001
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Kilgore, Thomas
Organizations
Metropolitan Baptist Church
Friendship Baptist Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
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 116, folder 37
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/28/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/31/1988
Date Updated
4/2/2009 11:19:13 AM
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Minutes, Conference on Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
570405-012
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Powell, Adam Clayton
Shutllesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Baker, Ella [In Friendship]
Steele, Charles K. [Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gaines, Irene M. (Irene McCoy) [National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)]
Atkinson, Richard [National Bar Association]
Miller, Loren
Borders, William Holmes [Wheat Street Church]
Greene, Sherman Lawrence
Licorish, David Nathaniel [Abyssinian Baptist Church]
Williams, Samuel W.
Williams, Smallwood Edmond [Bibleway Church]
Davidson, Eugene C.
Kilgore, Thomas
Brown, Theodore E. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Frazier, Eugene [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Davis, A. J. [Interdenominational Ministers Alliance]
Taylor, Ida [Republican Women's Club]
Grimmett, Frank [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Darden, C. R. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Hinton, James [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Henderson, Edwin Bancroft [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
King, W. H. (William Herbert)
Burton, Charles Wesley [South Congregational Church]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Alexander, Kelly M. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Crump, Elijah
Oliver, William H.
Cobb, James
Tynes, Morris H. [Monumental Baptist Church]
Jernagin, William Henry, b. 1869
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward), 1900-
Smith, E. C. [Metropolitan Baptist Church]
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass)[Phelps Stokes Fund]
Organizations
Metropolitan Baptsit Church
National Bar Association
Bibleway Church
United States. Supreme Court
Abyssinian Baptist Church
In Friendship
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Interdenominational Ministers Alliance
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Republican Women's Club
Montgomery Improvement Association
Phelps Stokes Fund
Grace Congregational Church
South Congregational Church
National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)
Monumental Baptist Church
Mt. Carmel Baptsit Church
Metropolitan Baptist Church
Wheat Street Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Meetings
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
CALL
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Group 3-G2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/7/1991 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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