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Interview by Donald T. Ferron

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560120-001
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/20/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560120-001
Document Date
1/20/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Colvin, Claudette
Parks, Rosa
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel)
Langford, Charles D.
Walton
Powell, W.(William) J.
Sellers, Clyde
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bennett, L. Roy
Gray, Fred D.
Birmingham, Dave
Frazier
Organizations
Citizens Coordinating Committee
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Southern Regional Council
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Women's Political Council (WPC)
White Citizens Council
Citizen's Club
Progresive Democratic Organization
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Mount Zion Methodist Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--organizational structure
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Voter registration
Race relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:03 PM
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Interview by Willie Mae Lee

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560120-002
Author
Charles, Beatrice
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/20/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Charles, Beatrice
Document ID
560120-002
Document Date
1/20/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Parks, Rosa
Abernathy, Ralph
Graetz, Robert S.
Organizations
White Citizens Council
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Race relations
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/5/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/06/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:03 PM
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''Mrs. Rosa Parks Reports on Montgomery, Ala., Bus Protest''

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Author
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Document Date
3/3/1956-3/4/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Document ID
560304-002
Document Date
3/3/1956-3/4/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Monteagle, Tenn.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
12/5/1955
Names
Parks, Rosa
Mitchell, George Sinclair, 1902-1962
Lindsley, Wilson [Oakridge High School]
Johnson, Beulah
Johnson, James [Veterans Administration Hospital]
Horton, Myles [Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hughes, Langston
Organizations
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Southern Regional Council
Oakridge High School
Veterans Administration Hospital, (Tuskegee, Ala.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Baltimore, Md.
Anderson County, Tenn.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Arrest
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Labor Movement
Direct action
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Race relations
Gandhism
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
AJC-ICHi, Archibald James Carey Collection, Chicago History Museum, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (2)
RR-ARC, Race Relations Department of the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, Amistad Research Center, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (3)
HRECR-WHi, Highlander Research and Education Center Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 14, folder 4
Date Created
12/2/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/02/1987
Date Updated
5/26/2015 1:05:07 PM
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Montgomery: Impressions and Mass meeting notes

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Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Document ID
560305-027
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
35 pp.
Dates
3/1/1956
3/2/1956
5/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Lucy, Autherine
Williams, Aubrey
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Bennett, L. Roy [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Colvin, Claudette
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Christ, Jesus
Azbell, Joe
Caldwell, Ida Mae
Graetz, Robert
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
University of Alabama
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama. Legislature. Senate.
Alabama. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Alabama State College
Maxwell Airforce Base
Bethel Baptist Church
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-American Education
Electoral politics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Southern Farmer
Mongomery Advertiser
Montgomery Reporter
Code for Location of Original
FHP-WHi
Location of Original
Fred Halstead Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1988
Date Updated
4/29/2009 3:47:24 PM
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''Report on Montgomery, Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560321-002
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/21/1956
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Author Dates
1912-1987
Author Affiliation
War Resisters League
Document ID
560321-002
Document Date
3/21/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
3/19/1956
3/9/1956
Names
Jack, Homer Alexander
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Finch, Henry Le Roy [War Resisters League]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
University of Alabama
American Assocation of University professors
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Communism
Gandhism
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/29/1988
Date Updated
5/26/2015 1:05:07 PM
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Notes, Mass meeting at Holt Street Baptist Church

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Author
Holden, Anna
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[3/26/1956]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Holden, Anna
Document ID
560326-007
Document Date
[3/26/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
12/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Glasco, R. J.
Lewis, Rufus A.
Fields, U. (Uriah) J.
Bennett, L. Roy
Christ, Jesus
Johnson, James Welder
Dunbar, Paul Lawrence
Engelhardt, Sam
Diggs, Charles C.
Hapes, Joshua W.
Abernathy, Ralph
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Paine, Thomas
Hubberman, H.H.
Johnson, Beulah
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
New York Post
Sears Robuck Co.
Maxwell Field
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Birmingham, Ala.
Savannah, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--strategic planning
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Discrimination in Employment
Jews
Other Topics
I'll Never Be Satisfied with Jesus
I Need Thee Every Hour
Lord, I Want to Love Everybody
I Got a Saviour in that Man
Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
Psalm 37:1-2
Onward Christian Soldier
Climbing Jacob's Ladder
Lift Every Voice
We are Marching to Zion
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/4/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/06/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:11 PM
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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/1956
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560400-001
Document Date
4/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Liberation 1 (April 1956): 3-6.
Names
Faulkner, William
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lucy, Autherine
Organizations
White Citizens Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
University of Alabama
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Mobile, Ala.
Charleston, S.C.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Ancestry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Other Topics
Life Magazine
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (4)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Date Created
3/14/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/20/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:08 PM
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Draft, Our Struggle

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560400-022
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[4/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560400-022
Document Date
[4/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 4/1956 Liberation
Names
Faulkner, William
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Wright, Reuben
Organizations
White Citizens Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
University of Alabama
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Mobile, Ala.
Charleston, S.C.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Ancestry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Other Topics
Life Magazine
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 214
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/18/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/24/1998
Date Updated
11/19/2009 3:19:48 PM
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Proclamation for Day of Prayer and Thanksgiving

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560507-015
Author
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/7/1956
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Author Dates
1910-1991
Author Affiliation
New York City. Office of the Mayor
Document ID
560507-015
Document Date
5/7/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1956
Organizations
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Prayer
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 82, folder 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/15/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/22/1991
Date Updated
3/17/2009 10:48:21 AM
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''Magnolia Curtain?''

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Author
Muste, Abraham John
Document Date
5/14/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Muste, Abraham John
Author Dates
1885-1967
Document ID
560514-000
Document Date
5/14/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/17/1956
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation
New York Times
Colombia University
Theological Seminary of the Reformed Church
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Places
New Brunswick, N.J.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Meetings
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Nonviolence
Other Topics
The Negro Potential
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/13/1988
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:18 PM
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