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''The 'New Negro' of the South: Behind the Montgomery Story,'' Address at NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund annual dinner on 5/17/1956

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560600-000
Document Date
6/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Socialist Call 24 (June 1956): 16-19.
Dates
5/17/1951
Names
Scott, Dred
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Race relations
Slavery
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Nonviolence
Communism
Psychology
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
The Peril of Superficial Optimism in the Area of Race Relations
A Realistic Look at Race Relations
Amos 5:24
Declaration of Independence
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 107
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/17/1988
Date Updated
10/14/2015 4:33:43 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Greene, Homer
Document Date
6/25/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Greene, Homer
Author Dates
1853-1940
Document ID
560625-004
Document Date
6/25/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
7/18/1956
7/10/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rogers, Sidney
Parks, Rosa
Organizations
Howard University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Communist Party of the United States of America
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Mill Valley, Calif.
San Francisco, Calif.
Colombus, Ga.
Fort Benning, Ga.
Topics
Communism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Support correspondence
Race relations
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 17, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/15/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/22/1990
Date Updated
4/9/2009 11:33:55 AM
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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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''Report from the South, Number 2''

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Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
8/15/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Document ID
560815-000
Document Date
8/15/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
4/1/1956
5/12/1956
7/1956
7/24/1956-7/25/1956
9/17/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lawrence, Charles
Muste, Abraham John
Swomley, John M.
Abernathy, Ralph
Brazeal, Brailsford R.
Isaac, Alfred
Timmerman, George Bell
Brady, Thomas P.
Carter, Asa
Rollins, J. Metz (Joseph Metz) [Trinity Presbyterian Church]
Lee, J. Oscar
Jennings, R. H.
Nabors, Billy Joe
McCollom, Matthew
Cannon, Robert L.
Organizations
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
South Carolina Council on Human Relations
Trinity Presbyterian Church
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Tuskegee Institute
Koinonia Farm
University of Alabama
Places
Orangeburg, S.C.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Talladega, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
School integration
Voter registration
Other Topics
The Power of Nonviolence
Erasing the Color Line
The Dagger and the Cross
New Testament Basis of Pacifism
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)
GESP-INP, Glenn E. Smiley Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
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.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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Letter to Herbert Brownell

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Author
Graetz, Robert S.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/4/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Graetz, Robert S.
Author Dates
1928-
Author Affiliation
Trinity Lutheran Church
Document ID
560904-003
Document Date
9/4/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Includes 2 p. delivery receipt.
Dates
8/25/1956
7/18/1956
12/5/1955
Names
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Department of Justice]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Sellers, Clyde
Gayle, W. A.
Pierce, James [Alabama State Teachers College]
Organizations
United States. Department of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Improvement Association
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama State Teachers College
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Police - Complaints against
Communism
Code for Location of Original
HJP-GAMK
Location of Original
H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/27/1990
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:32:09 AM
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Draft, For All--A Non-Segregated Society

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[9/4/1956]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560904-009
Document Date
[9/4/1956]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
560822-007 on verso.
Dates
8/22/1956 - 9/4/1956
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Social Gospel
Theology
Segregation--law and legislation
Segregation in transportation
School integration
Discrimination in housing
Other Topics
Acts 17:24-26
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 216
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/11/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/24/1998
Date Updated
4/14/2009 2:49:24 PM
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Form letter to Reverends

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561121-007
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
11/13/1956
11/15/1956 - 11/30/1956
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Robinson, James H.
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Organizations
Institute on Nonviolence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Concord Baptist Church
Church of the Master
Gammon Theological Seminary
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Church and Race Relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/27/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/02/1991
Date Updated
8/18/2015 9:45:55 AM
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''The Struggle for Racial Equality; Facing the Challenge of a New Age''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570200-009
Document Date
2/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Published In
Fellowship 23 (February 1957)
Dates
12/3/1956
Names
Heraclitus, of Ephesus
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Lowell, James Russell
Carlyle, Thomas
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Bryant, William Cullen
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Slavery
Imperialism
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Agape
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44-45
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 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 15
Date Created
3/3/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/04/1988
Date Updated
4/2/2009 10:20:13 AM
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Interview by Richard D. Heffner on the Open Mind

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Waring, Julius Waties
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
2/10/1957
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Waring, Julius Waties
Document ID
570210-009
Document Date
2/10/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Interview
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Heffner, Richard D. [National Broadcasting Company, Inc.]
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Slavery
Afro-Americans and mass media
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Segregation--law and legislation
Code for Location of Original
NBCTV-WHi
Location of Original
National Broadcasting Company Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/31/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/03/1992
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Letter to Barbee William Durham

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Author
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
2/14/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Document ID
570214-008
Document Date
2/14/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Durham, Barbee William [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Carter, Robert L.
Gray, Fred D.
Marshall, Thurgood
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Columbus, Ohio
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A273
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/20/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/23/1990
Date Updated
12/3/2009 4:14:56 PM
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