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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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Letter to Herbert Brownell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560904-003
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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Notes, Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech at Vermont Avenue Baptist Church 12/6/1956

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Author
Grayson, Julian O.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
12/6/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Grayson, Julian O.
Document ID
561206-001
Document Date
12/6/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
16 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Moses
Davidson, Eugene C.
Scott, Dred
Donne, John
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
Christ, Jesus
Organizations
Vermont Avenue Baptist Church
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Agape
Facing the Challenge of a New Age
Other Topics
Plessy Doctrine
Matthew 5:44-45
Code for Location of Original
JOG-INP
Location of Original
Julian O. Grayson Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/16/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/03/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:50:43 PM
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Letter to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570202-002
Author
Tilson, Everett
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
2/2/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Tilson, Everett
Author Affiliation
Conference on Christian Faith and Human Relations
Document ID
570202-002
Document Date
2/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
4/23/1957-4/25/1957
4/24/1957
5/17/1954
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Electoral politics
Meetings
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 806, PPF 47
Copy Location (1)
HAK-NcU, Howard A. Kester Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/07/1997
Date Updated
4/2/2009 10:23:07 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Chamberlain, Charles E. (Charles Ernest)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/12/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Chamberlain, Charles E. (Charles Ernest)
Author Dates
1917-2002
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
570312-001
Document Date
3/12/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
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 22 folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/02/1989
Date Updated
8/19/2009 4:11:14 PM
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Memo to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570402-018
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/2/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570402-018
Document Date
4/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570402-017.
Dates
5/17/1957
4/5/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Powell, Adam Clayton
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984
Lincoln, Abraham
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
11/10/2009 3:19:04 PM
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''Call to a Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570405-006
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
5/17/1954
Names
Scott, Dred
Lincoln, Abraham
Kilgore, Thomas
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
First Baptist Church
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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 2, Folder 10
Copy Location (1)
DDEP-KAbE, Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box IIIA, folder 245
Date Created
7/31/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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Minutes, Conference on Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

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Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
570405-012
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Wilkins, Roy
Powell, Adam Clayton
Shutllesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Baker, Ella [In Friendship]
Steele, Charles K. [Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gaines, Irene M. (Irene McCoy) [National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)]
Atkinson, Richard [National Bar Association]
Miller, Loren
Borders, William Holmes [Wheat Street Church]
Greene, Sherman Lawrence
Licorish, David Nathaniel [Abyssinian Baptist Church]
Williams, Samuel W.
Williams, Smallwood Edmond [Bibleway Church]
Davidson, Eugene C.
Kilgore, Thomas
Brown, Theodore E. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Frazier, Eugene [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Davis, A. J. [Interdenominational Ministers Alliance]
Taylor, Ida [Republican Women's Club]
Grimmett, Frank [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Darden, C. R. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Hinton, James [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Henderson, Edwin Bancroft [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
King, W. H. (William Herbert)
Burton, Charles Wesley [South Congregational Church]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Alexander, Kelly M. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Crump, Elijah
Oliver, William H.
Cobb, James
Tynes, Morris H. [Monumental Baptist Church]
Jernagin, William Henry, b. 1869
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward), 1900-
Smith, E. C. [Metropolitan Baptist Church]
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass)[Phelps Stokes Fund]
Organizations
Metropolitan Baptsit Church
National Bar Association
Bibleway Church
United States. Supreme Court
Abyssinian Baptist Church
In Friendship
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Interdenominational Ministers Alliance
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Republican Women's Club
Montgomery Improvement Association
Phelps Stokes Fund
Grace Congregational Church
South Congregational Church
National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)
Monumental Baptist Church
Mt. Carmel Baptsit Church
Metropolitan Baptist Church
Wheat Street Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Meetings
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
CALL
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 3-G2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Letter to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570417-004
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/17/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570417-004
Document Date
4/17/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Adams, Sherman
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984
Jernagin, William Henry
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
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
9/4/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
11/10/2009 3:19:37 PM
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Letter to international union officers, executive board members, department heads, and members of advisory council on anti-discrimination

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Author
Reuther, Walter
Oliver, William H.
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
4/25/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reuther, Walter
Oliver, William H.
Author Dates
1907-1970
Author Affiliation
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
Document ID
570425-014
Document Date
4/25/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
School integration
Labor Movement
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/3/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/04/1992
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:30 PM
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