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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/25/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-2002
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
561025-000
Document Date
10/25/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
San Francisco, Calif.
Topics
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 64, folder 23
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/27/1989
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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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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''A Statement to the South and Nation''

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Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-008
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
1/10/1957 - 1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Brownell, Herbert
Christ, Jesus
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Imperialism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
NCCP-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Penn.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (2)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 58, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 132
Copy Location (4)
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 9, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/08/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:16 AM
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''The South: Attack on the Conscience''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570218-001
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/18/1957
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
570218-001
Document Date
2/18/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Time, Febuary 18, 1957: 17-20
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Martin Luther
Gandhi, Mahatma
King, Coretta Scott
Parks, Rosa
Gayle, W. A.
Sellers, Clyde
King, Yolanda Denise
Abernathy, Ralph
Graetz, Robert S.
Organizations
Time Magazine
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Boston University
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Other Topics
Comparison of the Conceptions of God in the Thinking of Paul Tillich and Henry Nelson Wieman
Psalm 27
Code for Location of Original
HBC-TxU-Au-HR
Location of Original
Harper and Brothers Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas, Austin, Texas
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (3)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
2.6.1
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/4/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/03/1989
Date Updated
3/11/2013 5:12:06 PM
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''The South and the Negro: Rev. Martin L. King, Jr., Alabama de-segregationist, challenges Talmadge''

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Author
Bennett, Lerone
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
4/1957
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Bennett, Lerone
Author Dates
1928-
Author Affiliation
Ebony Magazine
Document ID
570400-006
Document Date
4/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Two articles, each three pages.
Published In
Ebony, 12 (April, 1957): 76
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Talmadge, Eugene
King, Martin Luther [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Morrison, Allan [Ebony]
King, Coretta Scott
Christ, Jesus
King, Yolanda
Borders, William Holmes [Atlanta Love, Law and Liberation]
Griffin, Marvin C.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Congress. Senate
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Race relations
Churches-vandalism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Civil Disobedience
Nonviolence
Ebenezer Baptist Church -- Guest sermons
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Sen. Herman Talmadge, Georgia segregationist, defends 'Southern way'
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/5/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/05/1990
Date Updated
9/11/2009 1:59:35 PM
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''Fighting Pastor: Martin Luther King''

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Author
Poston, Ted
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/8/1957
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Poston, Ted
Author Dates
1906-1974
Document ID
570408-000
Document Date
4/8/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
New York Post, (April 8, 1957): 1, 4.
Dates
1/15/1929
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Farris, Christine King
King, Alfred Daniel [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, James Albert
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Organizations
Morehouse College
Spelman College
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Childhood and Youth
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
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 105, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/19/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:17 PM
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Martin Luther King, Jr., Biography

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Place Written
New York, N. Y.
Document Date
5/1957
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
570500-004
Document Date
5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N. Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Current Biography, Vol. 18, no. 5, (May 1957): 31-33.
Dates
12/21/1956
3/6/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
King, Coretta Scott
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nkrumah, Kwame
Nehru, Jawaharlal
King, Martin Luther [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Alberta Williams
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Boston University
Crozer Theological Seminary
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Time Magazine
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Time
New York Post
Nonviolence and Racial Justice
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/20/1989
Date Updated
3/11/2013 5:17:58 PM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
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 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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''Nonviolence and the Law''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571107-002
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/7/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571107-002
Document Date
11/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 4
Cal 5
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
11/1955
12/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Hill, Daniel G.
Lincoln, Abraham
Lohia, Rammanohar
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon [Fisk University]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Scott, Dred
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Aristotle
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Socrates
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Organizations
Howard University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Montgomery Improvement Association
Fisk University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Hampton Institute
Places
India
Montgomery, Ala.
South Africa
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
United States - Constitutional law
Nonviolence
Imperialism
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Essay on Civil Disobedience
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
3.2.0.680
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
5/8/2017 6:00:50 PM
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Draft, Chapter VIII, ''Family in Siege,'' Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580500-027
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
580500-027
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
44 pp.
Dates
1/1956
1/27/1956
1/30/1956
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Black, Hugo LaFayette
King, Alberta Williams
King, Martin Luther
King, Coretta Scott
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Yolanda
Scott, Obie
Scott, Bernice
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
Violence of Desperate Men
Return to the South
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 8D (1 of 3)
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 9:56:16 AM
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