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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 Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561105-001
Author
Walker, Charles
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Document Date
11/5/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Walker, Charles
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Document ID
561105-001
Document Date
11/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
Rustin, Bayard
Kolaja, Jiri [Talladega College]
Brown, Barbara [World University Student Movement]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
Talladega College
Liberation Magazine
World University Student Movement
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
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 16, folder 31
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/10/1991
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:50:18 PM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570107-004
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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Give Us the Ballot, Address delivered at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/17/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570517-004
Document Date
5/17/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
22.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Christ, Jesus
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Cowper, William
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
Republican Party
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Agape
Civil rights
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Declaration of Constitutional Principles
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27-28
Matthew 26:52
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
The Negro's Complaint
Job 38:7
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-36
Copy Location (1)
MLKEC-INP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
ET-74
Date Created
11/29/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/06/1989
Date Updated
7/31/2009 10:05:02 AM
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''An American Student Speaks of Civil Rights Affirmation and Pledge of the 'Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom' ''

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Author
Sims, Harold R.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Sims, Harold R.
Author Dates
1935-
Author Affiliation
United States National Student Association
Document ID
570517-018
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
35 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Young, Whitney M.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Belafonte, Harry
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Poitier, Sidney
Perry, Walter L.
Borders, William Holmes
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jackson, Mahalia
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Douglas, Paul Howard
Diggs, Charles C.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Supreme Court
National Urban League
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Student movements
Other Topics
Give Us the Ballot
Deuteronomy 34:9
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
2/18/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/19/1992
Date Updated
3/20/2012 1:32:37 PM
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Give Us the Ballot, Address at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
5/17/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570517-019
Document Date
5/17/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Jesus Christ
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Philadelphia, Pa.
New York, N.Y.
Detroit, Mich.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Voter registration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
Communism
Agape
equality
Faith
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Other Topics
Micah 6:8
Matthew 5:44
Matthew 26:52
Job 38:7
Code for Location of Original
MiDUAW
Location of Original
UAW Research Library, International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace & Agricultural Implement Workers of America, Detroit, Mich.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/28/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/17/2010 1:41:32 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Moore, Douglas E.
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Document Date
7/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Moore, Douglas E.
Document ID
570730-007
Document Date
7/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
7/24/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Alexander, Kelly M. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Edmonds, H. E. [Benette College]
Muelder, Walter George
Pearson, Conrad Odell [North Carolina Legal Redress Committee]
Organizations
Southern Leaders Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Boston University
North Carolina Legal Redress Committee
Benette College
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Charlotte, N.C
Greensboro, N.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 71A, folder 9A (2 of 4)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/19/1991
Date Updated
2/3/2010 2:38:17 PM
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Press release, Statements Adopted at Meeting

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/8/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
570808-009
Document Date
8/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Tuskegee Civic Association
Places
Tuskegee, Ala.
India
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--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 35, folder 40
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/21/1995
Date Updated
8/21/2015 11:35:29 AM
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Statement of purpose, ''The Crusade for Citizenship of the Souther Christian Leaders Conference''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571100-015
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document Date
[11/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
571100-015
Document Date
[11/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--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.
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
2/11/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/05/1996
Date Updated
1/23/2009 12:18:39 PM
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Letter to Vivian Carter Mason

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
1/22/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
Document ID
580122-009
Document Date
1/22/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/26/1957
2/12/1958
11/9/1957
Names
Mason, Vivian Carter
Orso, Leo
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Crusade for Citizenship
National Council of Negro Women
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Crusade for Citizenship
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 44, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/22/1992
Date Updated
1/27/2009 11:50:53 AM
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