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''A Long Way to Go,'' Address delivered on 4/27/65

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
1971
Genre
Published speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
710000-000
Document Date
1971
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Published speech
Document Length
17 pp.
Published In
Arthur Smith and Stephen Robb, eds. The Voice of Black Rhetoric, Boston, Mass.: Allyn and Bacon, 1971. pp. 188-204.
Dates
4/27/1965
5/17/1954
7/2/1964
Names
Murphy, Franklin D. [University of California, Los Angeles]
Scott, Dred
Noah (Biblical figure)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Aristotle
Cowper, William
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Warren, Earl [United States. Supreme Court]
Buber, Martin
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Tillich, Paul
Shakespeare, William
Poe, Edgar Allan
Jefferson, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jesus Christ
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Jackson, Jimmie Lee
Reeb, James
Liuzzo, Viola
Daves, Joan
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Organizations
University of California, Los Angeles
Summer Community Organization and Political Education (SCOPE)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Poverty
Literacy tests
Slavery
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Nuclear Disarmament
Ghettos
Discrimination in Employment
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Dred Scott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Agape
Discrimination in housing
Other Topics
The Voice of Black Rhetoric
Ephesians 6:5
Sonnet 116
Annabelle Lee
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Free at Last
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 116
Copy Location (1)
JDP-INP, Joan Daves Papers, Joan Daves Agency, New York, N.Y., In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/15/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/08/1996
Date Updated
5/20/2010 11:52:58 AM
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Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

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Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
11/18/1983
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
831118-000
Document Date
11/18/1983
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Audio
Document Length
226.0 min.
Document Note
MP3
Dates
5/17/1961
9/1961
12/24/1962
9/2/1962
12/4/1963
2/1964
7/1965
1967
12/25/1965
11/27/1965
1960
1956
7/2/1963
8/19/1964
11/19/1964
4/1965
6/8/1968
Names
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Vanocur, Sander
Bradlee, Ben
Wilkins, Roy
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Carmichael, Stokely
Forman, James
Miles, O. Thomas
Collins, Lucretia
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Price, Cecil
Rainey, Lawrence
Snodgrass
Gregory, Mr.
Melman, Seymour
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hill, Norman
Peterson, Lula
Rustin, Bayard
Branton, Wiley A.
Young, Whitney M.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Wachtel, Harry H.
LaFayette, Bernard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Connor, Eugene
Lawson, James M.
Castle, Doris
Barnett, Ross R.
X, Malcolm
Belafonte, Harry
Johnson, Paul B.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Bartlett, Edward Lewis
Booker, Simeon
Harrington, Michael
Shriver, Sargent
Blackwell, Randolph T.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Stone, Chuck
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Gibons, Sam
Lewis, David Levering
Peck, James
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Carey, Gordon R.
Young, Andrew
Williams, Hosea
Chaney, (Mrs.)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
White, Lee C.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Thomas, Norman
Greenberg, Jack
Garrow, David
Marshall, Burke
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Odell, Jack
Poston, Ted
DeLoach, Cartha D.
McDonald, Dora E.
Blayton, Jesse B.
Wiley, George A.
Kennedy, Jay Richard
Levison, Stanley D.
Levison, Janet Alterman
Muste, Abraham John
Worth, William
Wurf, Jerry
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reagan, Ronald
Lynch, Lincoln
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Organizations
Center for Community Action Education
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi National Guard
Jet Magazine
National Youth Administration
Office of Economic Opportunity
Washington Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Literacy Drive
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Education and Labor Committee
National Action Council
Citizenship Education Program
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Poor People's Campaign
United States. Department of Agriculture
Marshall Field Foundation
United Nations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Le Figaro Magazine
Roosevelt Hotel
New York Amsterdam News
United States. Department of Justice
New York Post
Antioch College
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Connecticut
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
India
Marshall, Texas
Chicago, Ill.
Pasadena, Calif.
Durham, N.C.
Boston, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Selma, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
St. Augustine, Fla.
South Carolina
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Oslo, Norway
Topics
Freedom rides
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Meetings
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/8/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/8/2016 10:41:25 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Notre Dame, Ind.
Document Date
[1/2/1960]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Notre Dame Law School
Document ID
600102-003
Document Date
[1/2/1960]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Notre Dame, Ind.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
2/14/1960
2/12/1960
1/18/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Rogers, William
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Hesburgh, Theodore Martin
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Wilkins, Roy
Reynolds, Libby Holman
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
University of Buffalo
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Buffalo, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Discrimination in housing
Atlanta Move, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
CKFC-INP
Location of Original
Christine King Farris Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/30/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/08/1988
Date Updated
9/2/2009 10:58:03 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/6/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-
Author Affiliation
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
600106-005
Document Date
1/6/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure.
Dates
1/13/1960
2/15/1960
1/14/1960
1/13/1960 - 1/14/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Rayburn, Sam
Morton, Thruston B. (Thruston Ballard)
Butler, Paul M. (Paul Mulholland)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Willard Hotel (Washington, D.C.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
political participation
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/07/1993
Date Updated
9/2/2009 11:05:46 AM
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''90 Years-Long Enough!''

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/28/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600328-005
Document Date
3/28/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
3/30/1870
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
United States - Constitutional law
political participation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Other Topics
U.S. 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 35, folder 40
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.
Copy Location (2)
EJBC-NN-Sc, Ella J. Baker 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 (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/10/1995
Date Updated
9/24/2009 10:54:02 AM
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Telegram to Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

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Author
Baker, Ella
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
3/30/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Baker, Ella
Author Dates
1903-1986
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600330-009
Document Date
3/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosed in 600401-016.
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Voter registration
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WMC-OrU
Location of Original
Wayne Morse Collection, University of Oregon, Knight Library
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/25/2003 16:14:21
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:05 AM
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Press release, Telegrams sent to national leaders on voting rights; Northern students registered for conference

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/5/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600405-009
Document Date
4/5/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/30/1960
4/24/1960
4/15/1960 - 4/17/1960
Names
Simpkins, C. O.
Baker, Ella [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Dirksen, Everett McKinley [United States. Congress. Senate]
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hennings, Thomas Carey [United States. Congress. Senate]
Keating, Kenneth B. (Kenneth Barnard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Symington, Stuart [United States. Congress. Senate]
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)[United States. Congress. Senate]
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Dept. of Justice
Sardis Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Shaw University
United States National Student Association
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
United Christian Movement, Inc.
Places
Raleigh, N.C.
Shreveport, La.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Student movements
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)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
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.
Filing Info
Box 120, Folder 2
Date Created
7/21/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/18/1995
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:10:38 PM
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''The New Frontier,'' Address at the Democratic National Convention

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Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
7/15/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
600715-004
Document Date
7/15/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Symington, Stuart
Truman, Harry S.
Lincoln, Abraham
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Buchanan, James
Taft, William H. (William Howard)
Wilson, Woodrow
Hoover, Herbert
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
George, David Lloyd
Henry II, King of England
Cromwell, Richard
Benson, Ezra Taft
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Coolidge, Calvin
Harding, Warren G.
Churchill, Winston, Sir
McKinley, William
Pierce, Franklin
Fillmore, Millard
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Communism
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
JFKPOF- MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, President's Office Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
JKPOF-137-003
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:04 AM
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Interview by Zenas Sears on ''For Your Information''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[11/6/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601106-001
Document Date
[11/6/1960]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
30 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Sears, Zenas [WAOK]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gray, James H.
Kilpatrick, James J.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lodge, Henry Cabot
Powell, Adam Clayton
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
WAOK (Atlanta, Ga. Radio)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Presidential candidates, 1960
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-35
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/21/1997
5/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Document Date
11/28/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Author Dates
1908-1973
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. Senate
Document ID
601128-002
Document Date
11/28/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Democratic Party
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
political participation
Presidential Elections
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 90, folder20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/17/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/18/1994
Date Updated
10/28/2009 3:36:37 PM
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