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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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Telegram to Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T. J.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/11/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T. J.
Author Affiliation
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-037
Document Date
1/11/1957
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
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) [United States. White House]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Hungary
Austria
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Hungary Revolution, 1956
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
PPRN-CY1NL
Location of Original
Pre Presidential Papers of Richard M. Nixon, Special Files, Series 320, Richard M. Nixon Library and Birthplace, Yorba Linda, Calif.
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
SERIES J, SS.2 Box 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/23/1990
Date Updated
12/3/2009 3:45:02 PM
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Letter to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/10/1957
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
570610-013
Document Date
6/10/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/8/1956
12/29/1956
4/24/1956
Names
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. White House
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1992
Date Updated
1/26/2009 5:10:23 PM
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Statement from meeting

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Clarksdale, Miss.
Document Date
5/29/1958
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
580529-005
Document Date
5/29/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Clarksdale, Miss.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/16/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lucy, Autherine
Lee, George W. (George Washington)
Courts, Gus
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
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 48, folder 152
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/7/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1992
Date Updated
10/16/2009 1:16:25 PM
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Report on discrimination by the federal government

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Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/29/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
Document ID
610829-002
Document Date
8/29/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
78 pp.
Dates
1890
1946
1954
1950
1948
1937
1917
1862
4/13/1961
4/25/1961
3/12/1961
6/24/1957
7/26/1948
2/3/1961
2/6/1961
6/1/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Feldman, Meyer
Goodwin, Richard
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Sorensen, Theodore C.
Martin, Louis E.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Milton, Hugh M.
Runge, Carlisle P.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Dept. of the Interior
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. Army
United States. National Guard
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Office of Health, Education, and Welfare
University of Georgia
United States. Dept. of Labor
United States. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Farm Security Administration
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Veteran's Administration
Democratic Party
United States. President's Committee on Government Contracts
United States. Dept. of Agriculture
United States. Supreme Court
President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunities
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
New Orleans, La.
Washington, D.C.
New York, N.Y.
Charleston, S.C.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
South Africa
West Point, N.Y.
Fort Hood, Texas
Huntsville, Ala.
Pulaski County, Ark.
Rutherford County, Texas
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Ghettos
Meetings
political participation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Other Topics
New York Times
Executive Order 10925
Brown vs. Board of Education
Executive Order 9981
Negro Wage Earner and Apprenticeship Training Programs
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/13/2011
7/2/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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''Report to the Executive Council of the AFL-CIO''

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Author
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Harrison, George M.
Walsh, Richard F.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/12/1961
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel)
Harrison, George M.
Walsh, Richard F.
Author Affiliation
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Document ID
611012-015
Document Date
10/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Document
Document Length
29 pp.
Dates
6/14/1961
7/1/1961
3/5/1961
5/1961
3/1960
11/17/1959
8/21/1961
10/27/1957
5/16/1957
11/1957
5/21/1959
4/1961
2/15/1961
2/17/1961
6/25/1961 - 6/30/1961
Names
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Meany, George
Powell, Adam Clayton
Smith, Richard
Terry, Raymond
Long, Archie
Hankerson, Charles
Southall, James
Grey, John
Warner, Leonard
Cherry, Ernest
Weaver, George L.P.
Brown, Theodore E.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Wade, Willie J.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Weaver, Robert Clifton
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Truman, Harry S.
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
Committee on Civil Rights
Negro American Labor Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Dept. of International Affairs
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
Housing and Home Finance Agency
Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators
Hotel and Restaurant Employees International Union
United States. Dept. of Labor
Places
Washington, D.C.
Chicago, Ill.
Holt, Ala.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Little Rock, Ark.
Levittown, Pa.
Baltimore, Md.
Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics
Labor Movement
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Discrimination in Employment
Segregation--law and legislation
Demonstrations
Other Topics
Memorandum on Civil Rights in the AFL-CIO
Forand Bill
Civil War
American Labor Movement
Philip Murray Award
James J. Hoey Award
Equal Opportunity Day Award
Justice When it Counts Most: Equal Rights in the Ression
Code for Location of Original
APRP-DLC
Location of Original
A. Philip Randolph Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 23, folder CR
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2011
3/12/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:58 AM
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Address at the Fourth Annual Convention of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620000-212
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620000-212
Document Date
1962
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Published In
Proceedings of the Fourth Constitutional Convention I (1962): 282-289.
Dates
12/11/1961
Names
Meany, George [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Hugo, Victor
London, Jack
Warren, Earl
Truman, Harry S.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Dubinsky, David
Reuther, Walter
McDonald, David J. (David John)
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
John Birch Society
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
Dallas, Texas
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Miami, Fla.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Discrimination in Employment
Labor Movement
Other Topics
Wagner Act
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/10/2010
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''The Future of Race Relations in the United States,'' Address delivered at Dartmouth College

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Hanover, N.H.
Document Date
5/23/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620523-003
Document Date
5/23/1962
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Hanover, N.H.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
61 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1857
1619
1948
1896
5/17/1954
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
James, William
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Noah (Biblical figure)
Aristotle
Darwin, Charles
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Poe, Edgar Allan
Shakespeare, William
Jesus Christ
Lyons, Gene Martin [Dartmouth College]
Organizations
United Nations
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Dartmouth College
Places
Tuskegee, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
South Carolina
Washington, D.C.
Mississippi
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Agape
Race relations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Nonviolence
Direct action
equality
Human Rights
Communism
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Voter registration
Emancipation Proclamation
Freedom rides
Student movements
Slavery
Other Topics
The Bible
U.S. Constitution
The Atlanta Constitution
The Emancipation Proclamation
Code for Location of Original
GIDC-NhD
Location of Original
Great Issues (Dartmouth College), Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/22/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/08/1999
12/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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Draft, Address at the National Press Club

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
7/19/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620719-000
Document Date
7/19/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
15 pp.
Dates
7/10/1962
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hugo, Victor
Abernathy, Ralph
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Organizations
National Press Club
United States. Dept. of Justice
Atlanta Constitution
Places
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Albany Movement
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Church and Race Relations
Civil Disobedience
Nonviolence
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Communism
Other Topics
Hate is Always Tragic
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 2 #242
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/11/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/11/1991
Date Updated
5/21/2013 10:09:53 AM
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Address Delivered to the National Press Club and Question and Answer Period

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[7/19/1962]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620719-006
Document Date
[7/19/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
47.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
12/1961
1956
1960
Names
Hugo, Victor
Abernathy, Ralph
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Gandhi, Mahatma
Spencer, Herbert
Darwin, Charles
Levison, Stanley D.
Hitler, Adolf
McMurray
Socrates
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John)
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
National Press Club (U.S.)
Atlanta Constitution
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Supreme Court
Franklin Savings & Loan Association (Miami, Fla.)
Federal Home Loan Bank
Home Loan Bank Board
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
South Africa
Ghana
Congo
Guinea
Miami, Fla.
Topics
Albany Movement
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Apartheid--South Africa
Nation of Islam (Movement)
Economic development
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Voter registration
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Civil Disobedience
Natural law
Internal Conflicts
Totalitarianism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Church and Race Relations
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
Civil Rights Act of 1960
In Christ There is No East or West
United States Constitution
United States Declaration of Independance
Mark 3:27
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
TR-21
Copy Location (1)
NPrC-DLC, National Press Club Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
from LWO 5901 reel 220B
Copy Location (2)
MiDW-AL, Wayne State University, Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs, Detroit, Mich.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/15/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/8/2011
4/8/2011 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:58 AM
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