Skip header and navigation

Refine By

26 records – page 1 of 3.

Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561207-005
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/7/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Author Dates
1895-1984
Document ID
561207-005
Document Date
12/7/1956
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
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Support correspondence
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 62, folders 10, 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/2/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/24/1990
Date Updated
12/3/2009 3:44:14 PM
Less detail

Facing the Challenge of a New Age, Address delivered at National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Emancipation Day rally

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570101-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570101-005
Document Date
1/1/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
70.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Williams, Samuel W.
Heraclitus, of Ephesus
Hegel, George Wilhelm Friedrich
Scott, Dred
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Hope, Bob
Donne, John
Malloch, Douglas
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
Jesus Christ
Shakespeare, William
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Calhoun, John H.
Hurley, Ruby
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Organizations
WERD (Radio station: Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Delta Sigma Theta
Omega Psi Phi
Alpha Phi Alpha
United Negro College Fund
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Detroit, Mich.
Baltimore, Md.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Emancipation Proclamation
Slavery
Discrimination
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Good and Evil
Agape
Afro-American Education
political participation
Civil rights
Other Topics
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
Devotions upon Emergent Occasions
John 18:11
Matthew 5:44-45
Sonnet CXVI
The French Revolution
The Battlefield
The Present Crisis
A Great Meeting in the Promised Land
Wanted
Oh, Freedom
Isaiah 2:4
Code for Location of Original
PHBC-INP
Location of Original
Paul H. Brown Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/16/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/7/2015 4:14:45 PM
Less detail

Martin Luther King, Jr., Biography

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570500-004
Place Written
New York, N. Y.
Document Date
5/1957
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
570500-004
Document Date
5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N. Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Current Biography, Vol. 18, no. 5, (May 1957): 31-33.
Dates
12/21/1956
3/6/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
King, Coretta Scott
Gandhi, Mahatma
Nkrumah, Kwame
Nehru, Jawaharlal
King, Martin Luther [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Alberta Williams
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Boston University
Crozer Theological Seminary
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Time Magazine
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Time
New York Post
Nonviolence and Racial Justice
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/20/1989
Date Updated
3/11/2013 5:17:58 PM
Less detail

''Some Things We Must Do,'' Address delivered at the Second Annual Institute on Nonviolence and Social Change at Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571205-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/5/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571205-001
Document Date
12/5/1957
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
67 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
12/5/1955
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
King, Coretta Scott
Watson, John B. (John Broadus), 1878-1958
Pope, Liston
Abernathy, Ralph
Cowper, William
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Gomillion, Charles G. (Charles Goode)
Binion, R. B.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Watts, Isaac, 1674-1748
Malloch, Douglas
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Oxenham, John
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
United Negro College Fund
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Places
St. Louis, Mo.
Birmingham, Ala.
Cleveland, Ohio
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Social Activism
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Trouble Don't Last Always
The Moral Aspects of Segregation
The Negro's Complaint
False Greatness
Genesis 9:22-25
Be the Best of Whatever You Are
Wanted
Matthew 26:52
Mahatma Gandhi: An Interpretation
The Ways
Isaiah 2:4
Amos 5:24
Micah 6:8
Matthew 5:44
Luke 6:27-28
Code for Location of Original
DHSTR-WHi
Location of Original
Donald H. Smith Tape Recordings, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Tape 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/18/2010 1:45:13 PM
Less detail

''A Journey of Conscience''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670000-047
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670000-047
Document Date
[1967]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
9/1965
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Thant, U.
Ngo, Dinh Diem
Ky, Nguyen Cao
Fullbright, William
Connor, Eugene
Organizations
United Nations
National Liberation Front
Places
Dien Bien Phu, Vietnam
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Nonviolence
Communism
Poverty
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Political and Social views
Imperialism
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
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
7/21/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/11/1990
Date Updated
4/22/2010 3:07:13 PM
Less detail

"The Other America," Address delivered at Stanford University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670414-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Stanford, Calif.
Document Date
[4/14/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
670414-000
Document Date
[4/14/1967]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Stanford, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
49.7 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Napier, Bunyan Davie [Stanford University]
Bell, Charles H. [Stanford University]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Connor, Eugene
Clark, James
Hitler, Adolf
Douglass, Frederick
Donne, John
Jefferson, Thomas
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Organizations
Stanford University
United States. Department of Labor
Places
New York, N.Y.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Poverty
Ghettos
Riots
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Discrimination in public accomodations
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
SCLC Chicago campaign, 1966
Nonviolence
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Black power
Discrimination in housing
Other Topics
Declaration of Independance
Star Spangled Banner
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
T-34
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/3/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/28/2004 15:5:2
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
Less detail

''The Other America,'' Address delivered at Stanford University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670414-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Stanford, Calif.
Document Date
4/14/1967
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Film

''Why I Am Opposed to the War in Vietnam,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670430-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[4/30/1967]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670430-001
Document Date
[4/30/1967]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
60.2 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
Detroit, Mich.: Motown Record Corporation, 1970
Dates
4/29/1967
Names
Hitler, Adolf
Dante Alighieri
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs)
Carmichael, Stokely
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Connor, Eugene
Clark, James
Castro, Fidel
Mao, Zedong
Jesus Christ
Ho, Chi Minh
Truman, Harry S.
Ngo, Dinh Diem
Nguyen, Cao Ky
Ali, Muhammed
Omar Khayyam
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
American Legion
National Liberation Front
Places
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Hanoi, Vietnam
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Poverty
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
World Politics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Pacifism
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Ghettos
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Nonviolence
Conscientious objection
Marxism
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Other Topics
Exodus 20:3
Isaiah 2:4
Galatians 6:7
John 8:32
Romans 12:1-2
Self Reliance
Declaration of Independance
Geneva Accord
Matthew 5:11
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
Isaiah 40:4
1 John 4:7-8, 12
Luke 15:11-32
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-37; X-42
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
T-21
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/3/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/8/2004 16:58:48
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
Less detail

''Why I am Opposed to the War in Vietnam'', Sermon at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670430-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/30/1967
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670430-002
Document Date
4/30/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
17 pp.
Dates
4/29/1967
Names
Hitler, Adolf
Dante Alighieri
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs)
Carmichael, Stokely
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Connor, Eugene
Clark, James
Castro, Fidel
Mao, Zedong
Jesus Christ
Ho, Chi Minh
Truman, Harry S.
Ngo, Dinh Diem
Nguyen, Cao Ky
Ali, Muhammed
Omar Khayyam
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
American Legion
National Liberation Front
Places
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Hanoi, Vietnam
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Poverty
World Politics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Pacifism
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Ghettos
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Nonviolence
Conscientious objection
Marxism
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Other Topics
Exodus 20:3
Isaiah 2:4
Galatians 6:7
John 8:32
Romans 12:1-2
Self Reliance
Declaration of Independance
Geneva Accord
Matthew 5:11
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
Isaiah 40:4
1 John 4:7-8, 12
Luke 15:11-32
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/20/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/20/1990
Date Updated
4/30/2010 10:44:53 AM
Less detail

Draft, ''America's Chief Moral Dilemma'', Address to the Hungry Club

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670510-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/10/1967
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670510-000
Document Date
5/10/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David
Washington, Booker T.
Douglass, Frederick
Connor, Eugene
Clark, Jim
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Galbraith, John
Oxenham, John
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Ngo, Dinh Diem
Falls, Bernard
Ho, Chi Minh
Acheson, Dean
Rusk, Dean
Truman, Harry S.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
Hungry Club
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Poverty
Communism
racism
Civil rights movements
Emancipation Proclamation
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Nonviolence
Riots
Other Topics
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
Isaiah 2:4
Amos 5:24
Micah 6:8
Job 38:7
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/1/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/08/1997
Date Updated
5/6/2010 4:11:59 PM
Less detail

26 records – page 1 of 3.