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

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

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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
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''Crisis and a Political Rally in Alabama,'' Address on 5/3/63

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1973
Genre
Published speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
730000-000
Document Date
1973
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published speech
Document Length
6 pp.
Published In
Charles V. Hamilton, The Black Experience in American Politics, New York: G.P. Putnam and Sons, 1973. pp. 159-164.
Dates
5/3/1963
6/5/1963
Names
Connor, Eugene
King, Alfred Daniel
Johnson, Samuel
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Huntsville, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Police - Complaints against
Birmingham, 1963
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Discrimination in public accomodations
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
School integration
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Other Topics
Huntley-Brinkley
Strength to Love
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
11/27/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/17/1996
Date Updated
5/20/2010 1:02:48 PM
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In Celebration of the 49th Birthday of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the 10th Anniversary of the M. L. K., Jr. Center for Social Change, Speech given at Big Bethel A.M.E. Church

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Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/15/1978
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Author Dates
1895-1984
Author Affiliation
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
780115-001
Document Date
1/15/1978
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
2/22/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Yates, C.R.
Scott, C.A. [Atlanta Daily world]
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin)
Greene, Sherman L.
Clement, Rufus E. [Atlanta University]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Atlanta Daily World
Atlanta University
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Nonviolence
Stride Toward Freedom
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 49
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/09/1990
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:30 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Neptune Beach, Fla.
Document Date
3/10/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
560310-002
Document Date
3/10/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Neptune Beach, Fla.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Jack, Homer Alexander
Thurman, Howard
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Nonviolence
Support correspondence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 65, folder 24.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/13/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:23 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Foster, Hazel E.
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Document Date
4/29/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Foster, Hazel E.
Document ID
560429-003
Document Date
4/29/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosure of 560503-004.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
London, England
India
Topics
Nonviolence
Support correspondence
Gandhism
Bible, N.T.
Other Topics
Matthew 5-7
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 31A, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/04/1990
Date Updated
9/28/2015 1:31:53 PM
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