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''An Appeal to the Honorable John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, for National Rededication to the Principles of the Emancipation Proclamation and for an Executive Order Prohibiting Segregation in the United States of America''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620517-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/17/1962
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620517-002
Document Date
5/17/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
60 pp.
Dates
9/17/1862
11/19/1863
9/22/1862
1/1/1863
12/31/1862
5/29/1961
8/1960
2/1/1960
1/1961
1890
1/1/1963
9/1963
5/1/1961
5/17/1954
1896
1958
6/1961
3/23/1962
3/30/1962
4/1962
1948
1945
1917
1927
1930
1866
8/1953
1949
2/15/1950
1951
1952
1/16/1962
1/18/1962
1941
11/7/1955
1887
9/22/1961
11/1/1961
12/7/1960
8/30/1961
1/19/1960
10/1959
9/9/1960
7/22/1960
1/17/1972
1886
1883
1877
1/11/1962
12/7/1962
1/12/1962
1919
1929
4/20/1871
9/15/1792
1795
1807
1827
1861
7/2/1957
7/16/1957
7/17/1957
7/18/1957
7/22/1957
8/10/1956
1940
1947
1943
1894
1925
9/23/1957
9/24/1957
7/13/1861
7/31/1861
7/9/1957
1907
4/9/1866
1870
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Jefferson, Thomas
Wilson, Woodrow
Lee, Robert E.
Catton, Bruce
Douglass, Frederick
Lincoln, Abraham [United States. White House]
Tourgee, Albion W. [North Carolina. Superior Court (7th District)]
Garrison, William Lloyd
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Ribicoff, Abraham [United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare]
Lewis, Anthony [New York Times]
Greenberg, Jack
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Markham, Charles [Battle, Fowler, Stokes and Kheel]
Blaine, James G. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Corwin, Edward S.
Rossiter, Clinton
Roosevelt, Theodore [United States. White House]
Washington, George [United States. White House]
Mifflin, Thomas [Pennsylvania. Office of the Governor]
Knowland, William F. (William Fife)
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Young
Ervin, Sam J. (Sam James) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
Pollitt, Daniel H.
Clark, Joseph S. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Long, Edward V. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Aiken, George D. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Lausche, Frank [United States. Congress. Senate]
Carroll, John A. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Cooper, John Sherman [United States. Congress. Senate]
Saltonstall, Leverett A. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Anderson, Clinton Presba [United States. Congress. Senate]
Frankfurter, Felix [United States. Supreme Court]
Cardozo, Benjamin N. [United States. Supreme Court]
Small, Norman J. [Library of Congress]
Organizations
United States. White House
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Republican National Committee (U.S.)
North Carolina. Superior Court (7th District)
Southern Regional Council
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
United States. Supreme Court
Delaware. Supreme Court
United States. Court of Appeals (8th Circuit)
Girard College (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Birmingham (Ala.). Board of Education
Southern School News
United States. Court of Appeals (6th Circuit)
Memphis (Tenn.). Board of Education
Newport News (Va.). School Board
United States. Court of Appeals (4th Circuit)
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Baltimore (Md.). Office of the Mayor
Baltimore (Md.). City Council
United States. Court of Appeals (5th Circuit)
California. Appellate Court
San Francisco (Calif.). Housing Authority
Detroit (Mich.). Housing Commission
Toledo Metropolitan Housing (Toledo, Ohio)
Benton Harbor (Mich.). Housing Commission
St. Louis (Mo.). Housing Authority
Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (Columbus, Ohio)
Evansville (Ind.). Housing Authority
New Jersey. Superior Court
United States. Federal Housing Administration.
United States. Veterans Administration
New York Times
Columbia University (New York, N.Y.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit)
United States. Federal Aviation Agency
Montgomery Regional Airport (Montgomery, Ala.)
New Orleans International Airport (Kenner, La.)
Columbus Metropolitan Airport (Columbus, Ga.)
Raleigh-Durham Airport (Morrisville, N.C.)
Southern Education Reporting Service
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
United States. Congress. Senate
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Battle, Fowler, Stokes and Kheel
Congressional Quarterly
New York University (New York, N.Y.)
Harcourt, Brace and Company
Atlanta Municipal Airport (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Marshals Service
Pennsylvania. Office of the Governor
Newsweek Magazine
Ku Klux Klan
Library of Congress
United States. Dept. of Defense
United States. National Guard
United States. District Court (Arkansas : Eastern District)
United States. Air Force
United States. Army
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Antietam, Md.
Gettysburg, Pa.
Boston, Mass.
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Prince Edward County, Va.
Jackson, Miss.
Lookout Mountain, Tenn.
Delaware
New York, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Florida
Texas
South Carolina
Memphis, Tenn.
Oklahoma
Missouri
West Virginia
Baltimore, Md.
Atlanta, Ga.
Louisville, Ky.
St. Petersburg, Fla.
San Francisco, Calif.
Evansville, Ind.
Benton Harbor, Mich.
St. Louis, Mo.
Columbus, Ohio
Toledo, Ohio
Detroit, Mich.
Camden County, N.J.
Alexandria, La.
Baton Rouge, La.
Monroe, La.
Rustin, La.
Greenwood, Miss.
McComb, Miss.
Columbus, Ga.
Raleigh, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Great Britain
France
Japan
Germany
Los Angeles, Calif.
Egypt
Newport, R.I.
Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
United States - Constitutional law
Discrimination in housing
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Discrimination in public accommodations
Federal intervention
Race relations
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Sit-ins
Other Topics
The Strategy of Peace
Life and Times of Frederick Douglass
Race Relations and American Law
Twenty Years in Congress
The Preisdent Office and Powers
The American Presidency
Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 27, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 27, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Reel 3
Copy Location (3)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel 5, frame 459
Copy Location (4)
WTWC-NN-Sc, Wyatt Tee Walker Collection, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
SHLMP-WHi, Scott H. L. McNeil Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (6)
BIBPP-MBJFK, Berl I. Bernhard Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 4
Copy Location (7)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Library, item 4
Copy Location (8)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/19/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/5/2010
8/23/2013 dbeals
4/20/2022 dalai
Date Updated
4/20/2022 11:55:42 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-000
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
4/14/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Noland B.
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Hitler, Adolf
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Legislature
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Hungary
Germany
Texas
Caribbean
South America
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Plymouth, Mass.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accommodations
Direct action
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Police - Complaints against
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
WGC-INP
Location of Original
William Gregory Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/31/1991
Date Updated
8/29/2017 8:57:22 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-019
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
AU
Location of Original
University of Alabama (University, AL)
Copy Location (1)
ABBP-AB, Albert Burton Boutwell Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 12, folder 43
Copy Location (2)
LMHHP-AlBiCRI, Lola Hendricks Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 8, folder 5
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/24/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
6/26/2019 1:43:22 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-020
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-020
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Noland B.
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Hitler, Adolf
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Legislature
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Hungary
Germany
Texas
Caribbean
South America
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Plymouth, Mass.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Code for Location of Original
AFSCC-ICIU
Location of Original
American Friends Service Committee (Chicago) Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 38, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
TBHPG-PHC, Theodore Brinton Hetzel Papers and Graphics, 1866-1987, Haverford College, Haverford, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder AFSC Community Relations Executive Committee
Copy Location (2)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder May 1963
Copy Location (3)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 367, folder 6
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2006 13:24:44
bhunter
3/11/2022 dalai
Date Updated
3/11/2022 4:58:41 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-027
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-027
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630606-039.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accommodations
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Disobedience
Natural law
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Black nationalism
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Galatians 6:17
Philippians 3:20
Code for Location of Original
CCFA-ICarbS
Location of Original
Christian Century Foundation Archives, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
BMCRFA-AB, Burke Marshall, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 5
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (3)
CB-CtY-BR, Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (4)
MMBC-INP, Malcolm M. Bliss Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (5)
JMRP-GEU-S, Jacob M. Rothschild Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 6, folder 7
Copy Location (6)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 8
Copy Location (7)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Digital file 001351-009-0001
Copy Location (8)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/14/2012 alexmw
Date Updated
8/29/2017 9:11:54 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-033
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-033
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
22 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
JTPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
John Thomas Porter Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
SCs-AlBiCRI, Small Collections, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Collection 97-0051, Box 2
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/15/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/29/2017 11:06:30 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-034
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-034
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
19 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
SDLC-INP
Location of Original
Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/15/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
8/29/2017 11:30:15 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-040
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-040
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
4/2/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
12/5/1955
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama]
Durick, Joseph A. [Catholic Church. Diocese of Mobile-Birmingham]
Grafman, Milton L. [Temple Emanu-El (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Hardin, Paul [Methodist Church. Alabama-West Florida Conference]
Harmon, Nolan B. [Methodist Church. North Alabama Conference]
Murray, George M. [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama]
Ramage, Edward V. [Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. Synod of Alabama]
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Muhammad, Elijah [Nation of Islam]
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
Pollard
Organizations
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama
Catholic Church. Diocese of Mobile-Birmingham
Temple Emanu-El (Birmingham, Ala.)
Methodist Church. Alabama-West Florida Conference
Methodist Church. North Alabama Conference
Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. Synod of Alabama
First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Nation of Islam
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Germany
Hungary
Texas
South America
Caribbean
Montgomery, Ala.
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Police - Complaints against
Direct action
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Nonviolence
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Civil Disobedience
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Natural law
Discrimination in public accommodations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
ABH
Location of Original
Samford University Special Collection and University Archives, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
SC 5859
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/15/2022 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/24/2022 mcweaver
5/20/2022 dalai
Date Updated
5/20/2022 2:07:27 PM
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''Letter from Birmingham City Jail''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630500-013
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Document Date
5/1963
Genre
Pamphlet
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
630500-013
Document Date
5/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
16 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630523-004.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
3/1963
1/1963
4/12/1963
Names
Bell, Colin W. [American Friends Service Committee}
Fox, George [Religious Society of Friends]
Carpenter, C.C. Jones
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Nolan B.
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Neibuhr, Reinhold
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Jefferson, Thomas
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
American Friends Service Committee
Religious Society of Friends
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tarsus
New Orleans, La.
Africa
Asia
Germany
Hungary
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Texas
Mississippi
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights
Direct action
Jews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Natural law
Nonviolence
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Church and Race Relations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
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
2.4.0.270
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 2, folder 33
Copy Location (2)
SCs-AlBiCRI, Small Collections, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 2, f 97-0051
Copy Location (3)
SCLCE-GEU-S, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 549, folder 7
Copy Location (4)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001473-012-0735
Copy Location (5)
SCLCE-GEU-S, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 549, folder 7
Copy Location (6)
RFKAG-MBJFK, Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 25, folder 17
Copy Location (7)
ACLUR-NjP-SC, American Civil Liberties Union Records, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (8)
FDAP-NcCU, Fred D. Alexander Papers, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, N.C.
Filing Info
Box 54, folder 8
Copy Location (9)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/24/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/15/1999
3/8/2017 dalai
Date Updated
9/27/2019 9:47:02 AM
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''Letter from Birmingham Jail''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630600-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/1963
Genre
Published article
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
630600-003
Document Date
6/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
8 pp.
Published In
Liberation 9 (June 1963): 10-16, 23.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
1954
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama]
Harmon, Nolan B. [Methodist Church. North Alabama Conference]
Durick, Joseph A. [Catholic Church. Diocese of Mobile-Birmingham]
Grafman, Milton L. [Temple Emanu-El (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Murray, George M. [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama]
Ramage, Edward V. [Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. Synod of Alabama]
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alabama
Methodist Church. North Alabama Conference
Catholic Church. Diocese of Mobile-Birmingham
Temple Emanu-El (Birmingham, Ala.)
Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. Synod of Alabama
First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
FunTown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Germany
Hungary
Texas
Asia
Africa
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Plymouth, Mass.
Albany, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Church and Race Relations
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Sit-ins
Student movements
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/15/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/17/1996
10/18/2019 dalai
Date Updated
10/18/2019 8:49:29 AM
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