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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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Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580620-001
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
580620-001
Document Date
6/20/1958
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
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/23/1958
5/6/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Dawson, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Churches-vandalism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Discrimination in Employment
School integration
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 20
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:26 PM
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''The Law and Civil Disobedience''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591120-008
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/20/1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
University of Notre Dame
Document ID
591120-008
Document Date
11/20/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 6
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Enclosed in 611030-010
Dates
8/23/1960
9/14/1958
Names
Socrates
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Twain, Mark
Buchanan, Scott Milross
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Thurmond, Strom
Organizations
Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
London, England
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
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
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (2)
HFSP-T, Highlander Folk School Papers, Tennessee State Archives, Nashville, Tenn.
Filing Info
Box 10, folder 12
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''Human Background of the Civil Rights Issue''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600214-004
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/14/1960
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Lewis, Anthony
Document ID
600214-004
Document Date
2/14/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of New York Times Magazine, 2/14/1960
Published In
New York Times Magazine
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Myrdal, Gunnar
Parker, Mack Charles
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Truman, Harry S.
McGill, Ralph [Atlanta Constitution]
Greenberg, Jack
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Atlanta Constitution
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
School integration
Voter registration
Discrimination in public accomodations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
An American Dilemma
Sunrise at Campobello
Race Relations and American Law
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 139, ''Articles on 'Sit-ins' and Civil Rights Debate''
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/10/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/10/2009 10:45:30 AM
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''The Montgomery Situation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600400-023
Author
[Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar]
Document Date
4/1960
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar]
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
600400-023
Document Date
4/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Genre
Report
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
3/1960
3/29/1960
3/9/1960
3/10/1960
3/11/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill)
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Lee, Bernard Scott
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Wilkins, Roy
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Sullivan, L. B.
Diggs, Charles C.
Rogers, William P. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Davis, Jefferson
Gallion, McDonald
DuBois, Robert E.
Johnson, Lawrence
Mann, Floyd
Lambert, B.D.
Jones, Lewis Wade
Reuther, Walter
Organizations
New York Times Company
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama State College
The Montgomery Advertiser
Alabama Journal
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Committee to Defend Martin Luther King, Jr.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Dept. of Justice
Congress of Racial Equality
Sensible Apporach of Negro Efforts (SANE)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-American Education
Afro-Americans and mass media
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Police - Complaints against
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 5,6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
6/4/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Draft, The State vs. the Student

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600500-010
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Document Date
[5/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Author Dates
1910-1995
Document ID
600500-010
Document Date
[5/1960]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Report
Document Length
14 pp.
Dates
3/8/1960
3/25/1960
4/1960
Names
Janifer, Ellsworth
Gibson, William
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill) [Alabama State College]
Patterson, John Malcolm
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Reuther, Walter [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Alabama State College
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Montgomery (Ala.). Police Dept.
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Tuskegee Institute
United States. Supreme Court
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-American student movements
Afro-American Education
John Patterson vs. New York Times Company
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Atlanta Move, 1960
Police - Complaints against
Arrest
Other Topics
We are Not Afraid
New York Times Company
National Broadcasting Company, inc.
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 5,6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/25/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/27/2000
Date Updated
10/1/2009 10:53:03 AM
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''Are We Still Buying a New World with Old Confederate Bills?''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601016-002
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/16/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
601016-002
Document Date
10/16/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Names
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Tillich, Paul
Buber, Martin
Jaspers, Karl
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United Nations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Communism
Theology
Race relations
Presidential candidates, 1960
political participation
Nonviolence
equality
Discrimination
Church and Race Relations
Afro-American student movements
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 107 (Addresses by Others)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/25/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/1997
Date Updated
10/27/2009 3:48:54 PM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy and Richard M. (Richard Milhous) Nixon

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601027-004
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
10/27/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.
Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association
Coahoma Progressive Voters League
Collegeville Civic League
Hopewell Improvement Association
Improvement Association
Florida Voters League
Georgia Voters League
Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Non-Partisan Voters League
Petersburg Improvement Association
United Christian Movement
Travis County Voters League
North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club
Document ID
601027-004
Document Date
10/27/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Williams, Aubrey Willis [Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.) [Alabama Civic Affairs Association]
LeFlore, John L. [Citizens Committee of Mobile Ala.]
Melchor, John C. [Coahoma County Negro Citizens Association]
Drew, R.L. [Coahoma Progressive Voters League]
Noble, W.D. [Collegeville Civic League]
Harris, Curtis W. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Nickens, Royal J. [Hopewell Improvement Association]
Wood, Virgil [Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Steele, C. Kenzie [Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)]
Davis, Edward D. [Florida Voters League]
Dobbs, John Wesley [Georgia Voters League]
Henry, Aaron [Mississippi Regional Council of Negro Leadership]
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Council]
Chrisbon, A.S. [Non-Partisan Voters League]
Williams, R.G. [Petersburg Improvement Association]
Simpkins, C.O [United Christian Movement]
Dewitty, Arthur [Travis County Voters League]
Menefee, Lula [North Birmingham Federation of Women's Club]
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Presidential candidates, 1960
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Sit-ins
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
CAABP-WHi
Location of Original
Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/24/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/25/1993
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:23:46 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601103-004
Author
Burchfield, Ray A.
Place Written
Anderson, Ind.
Document Date
11/3/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Burchfield, Ray A.
Author Affiliation
Fifth Street Baptist Church (Anderson, Ind.)
Document ID
601103-004
Document Date
11/3/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Anderson, Ind.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lawson, James M.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Presidential Elections
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 21, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/28/1994
Date Updated
10/28/2009 11:25:49 AM
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Interview by Zenas Sears on ''For Your Information''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601106-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[11/6/1960]
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601106-001
Document Date
[11/6/1960]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
30 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Sears, Zenas [WAOK]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gray, James H.
Kilpatrick, James J.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lodge, Henry Cabot
Powell, Adam Clayton
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
WAOK (Atlanta, Ga. Radio)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Presidential candidates, 1960
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-35
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/21/1997
5/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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