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''A Letter From Birmingham Jail''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630800-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
8/1963
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630800-007
Document Date
8/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
11 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1963, pp. 23-33.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Harmon, Nolan B.
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl [First Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene [Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety]
Socrates
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Pollard, Francis
King, Coretta Scott
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Henry, Aaron
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). Dept. of Public Safety
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Asia
Africa
South America
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Boycotts
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Black nationalism
Civil Disobedience
Police - Complaints against
Bombings
Church and Race Relations
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Natural law
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/23/1999
Date Updated
4/25/2016 3:41:06 PM
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Draft, ''A Summer of Discontent,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-020
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-020
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
26 pp.
Dates
6/12/1963
8/28/1963
7/11/1963
Names
Reston, James [New York Times Company]
Thompson, Allen C.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Doar, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Lincoln, Abraham
Beckwith, Byron de la
Waller, William L.
Flannery, Harold J.
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Marshall, Burke
Jesus Christ
Stinson, Julius
Holt, Len
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Miche, Thomas J.
Aiken, Archibald M.
Richardson, Gloria
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Hansberry, Lorraine
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Jones, Clarence B.
Horne, Lena
Taylor, Gardner C.
Galamison, Milton [Siloam Prebyterian Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)]
Ray, Sandy F.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Ahmann, Mathew H.
Prinz, Joachim [American Jewish Congress]
Spike, Robert W. (Robert Warren)
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Lichtenberger, Arthur
Carter, Robert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Douglass, Truman B.
Blake, Eugene Carson [United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.]
Organizations
New York Times Company
Siloam Prebyterian Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
National Conference on Religion and Race, Chicago, 1963
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Catholic Interracial Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Internal Revenue Service
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Jewish Congress
American Baptist Convention
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Philadelphia, Pa.
Harlem, N.Y.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights movements
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Police - Complaints against
Church and Race Relations
Catholic Church
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Christianity in Crisis
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 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/2/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/08/1998
Date Updated
1/20/2014 4:09:59 PM
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Draft, ''Why We Can't Wait''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640100-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/1964
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640100-005
Document Date
1/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Book
Document Length
132 pp.
Dates
4/25/1963
5/5/1963
7/14/1963
6/3/1963
6/20/1963
7/7/1963
7/10/1963
5/16/1963
6/12/1963
6/30/1963
7/6/1963
6/26/1963
6/15/1963
3/5/1963
4/3/1963
3/1/1963
4/12/1963-6/24/1963
6/30/1963-7/71963
Names
Moore, William
Gregory, Dick
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Kennedy, Robert F.
Dolan, Joseph F. (Joseph Francis)
Marshall, Burke
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Washington, George
Attucks, Crispus
Banneker, Benjamin
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Lincoln, Abraham
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Walker, Theresa Ann
King, Alfred Daniel
Reston, James
Connor, Eugene
Belafonte, Harry
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Robinson, Marvin T. [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Stovall, Edward [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Dawkins, Maurice A. [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Collins, Mansfield [Western Christian Leadership Conference]
Harris, Curtis [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Reid, Milton A. [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Wood, Virgil A. [Virginia Christian Leadership Conference]
Allen, Ivan
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Abernathy, Ralph
Lawson, James M.
Gaston, A.G. (Arthur George)
Combs, Bert T.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Anderson, Marian
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Nash, Diane
Gremillion, Jack P. F.
Young, Andrew
Lee, Bernard Scott
Cotton, Dorothy
Thompson, Allen C.
Doar, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Beckwith, Byron de la
Waller, William L.
Henry, Aaron
Diggs, Charles C.
Wilkins, Roy[National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James
Pritchett, Laurie
Burnley, W. C. (William Clayton)
Sanford, Terry
Clark, Wilbur J.
Stinson, Julian
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Billingsley, Orzell
Jones, Clarence B.
Holt, Len
Flannery, J. Harold
Aiken, Archibald M.
Michie, Thomas J.
Sheppard, Eleanor
Carter, Robert L.
Zuber, Paul B.
Richardson, Gloria
Goldwag, Arnold
Henry, Winder Laird
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Baldwin, James
Baldwin, David
Hansberry, Lorraine
Horne, Lena
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Smith, Jerome M.
Berry, Edwin C.
Jefferson, Thomas
King, Coretta Scott
McDonald, Dora
Pitts, Lucius
Gardner, William E.
Shortridge, William E.
Billups, Charles
Drew, John J.
King, John Thomas
Organizations
Alabama National Guard
University of Mississippi
University of Alabama
New York Times Company
A. G. Gaston Motel
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Western Christian Leadership Conference
Metropolitan Opera Company
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Atlanta Constitution
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Regional Council
University of Florida
Student-Adult Liaison Committee
Vanderbilt University
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Atlanta Committee for Cooperative Action
Committee on Appeal for Human Rights
First Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Alabama State College
Washington Post Company
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham World Newspaper
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Cambridge Nonviolent Action Committee
New York City College
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Miles College
New Pilgrim Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Birmingham, Ala.
Valley Forge, Pa.
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Hot Springs, Ark.
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Augusta, Ga.
Macon, Ga.
Rome, Ga.
Savannah, Ga.
Louisville, Ky.
Bowling Green, Ky.
Hopkinsville, Ky.
Danville, Ky.
Frankfort, Ky.
Paducah, Ky.
Baton Rouge, La.
Buras, La.
New Orleans, La.
Jackson, Miss.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Canton Miss.
Greenville, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Charlotte, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Fayetteville, N.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Greenville, N.C.
Danville, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Charlottesville, Va.
Richmond, Va.
Englewood, N.J.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Cambridge, Md.
Dorchester, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Freedom songs
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Student movements
Civil Disobedience
Why We Can't Wait
Civil rights demonstrations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Other Topics
The True Story of Birmingham
A Summer of Discontent
New Day in Birmingham
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 88A, folder 9
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/08/1998
Date Updated
1/20/2014 4:09:56 PM
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Interview on Face the Nation

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670416-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/16/1967
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
670416-004
Document Date
4/16/1967
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
17 pp.
Names
Schakne, Robert [Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. ]
Poston, Ted [New York Post]
Agronsky, Martin [Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. ]
Goodman, Andrew
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Chaney, James Earl
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Carmichael, Stokley [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) ]
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler) [Congress of Racial Equality]
Thurmond, Strom [United States. Congress. Senate]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
McNamara, Robert [United States. Department of Defense]
Powell, Adam Clayton
Dulles, John Foster
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Washington, Booker T.
Daley, Richard J.
Maddox, Lester
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard)
Organizations
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Liberation Front [Viet Nam]
Vanderbilt University
United States. Congress. Senate
Ku Klux Klan
National Urban League
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Vietnam
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Nonviolence
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Student movements
Riots
Black power
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Communism
Conscientious objection
Other Topics
Face the Nation
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
Box 121
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/12/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/18/1998
Date Updated
4/30/2010 10:12:38 AM
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Interview on Face the Nation

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670416-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/16/1967
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670416-006
Document Date
4/16/1967
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
27.1 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
4/15/1967
Names
Schakne, Robert [Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. ]
Poston, Ted [New York Post]
Agronsky, Martin [Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. ]
Goodman, Andrew
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Chaney, James Earl
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Wilkins, Roy
Young, Whitney M.
Carmichael, Stokley [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler) [Congress of Racial Equality]
Thurmond, Strom [United States. Congress. Senate]
McNamara, Robert [United States. Department of Defense]
Powell, Adam Clayton
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Dulles, John Foster
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Washington, Booker T.
Daley, Richard J.
Rusk, Dean [United States. Dept. of State]
Organizations
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Liberation Front [Viet Nam]
Vanderbilt University
United States. Congress. Senate
Ku Klux Klan
National Urban League
United States. Dept. of State
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Civil rights movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Student movements
Riots
Black power
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Nonviolence
Communism
Conscientious objection
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Code for Location of Original
RRML-TxTyU
Location of Original
Robert R. Muntz Library, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, Tex.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/28/2004 15:42:45
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-019
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
AU
Location of Original
University of Alabama (University, AL)
Copy Location (1)
ABBP-AB, Albert Burton Boutwell Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 12, folder 43
Copy Location (2)
LMHHP-AlBiCRI, Lola Hendricks Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Box 8, folder 5
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/24/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:47:03 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-020
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-020
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Higginbotham, Joe C.
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in public accommodations
World Politics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
AFSCC-ICIU
Location of Original
American Friends Service Committee (Chicago) Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 38, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder May 1963
Copy Location (2)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 367, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/3/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2006 13:24:44
bhunter
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:54:55 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-027
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630416-027
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630606-039.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Disobedience
Natural law
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Black nationalism
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Galatians 6:17
Philippians 3:20
Declaration of Independence
Code for Location of Original
CCFA-ICarbS
Location of Original
Christian Century Foundation Archives, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Ill.
Copy Location (1)
BMCRFA-AB, Burke Marshall, Files on Civil Rights in Alabama, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 5
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (3)
CB-CtY-BR, Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (4)
MMBC-INP, Malcolm M. Bliss Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (5)
JMRP-GEU-S, Jacob M. Rothschild Papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 6, folder 7
Copy Location (6)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 8
Copy Location (7)
BMPP-MBJFK, Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Digital file 001351-009-0001
Copy Location (8)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/14/2012 alexmw
Date Updated
10/17/2016 2:15:58 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-033
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-033
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
22 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Hardin, Paul
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
JTPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
John Thomas Porter Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, folder 1
Copy Location (1)
SCs-AlBiCRI, Small Collections, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Filing Info
Collection 97-0051, Box 2
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/15/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/14/2016 3:01:39 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-034
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/16/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630416-034
Document Date
4/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
19 pp.
Dates
9/1962
4/14/1963
3/1963
5/17/1954
4/12/1963
Names
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Harmon, Nolan
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Buber, Martin
Tillich, Paul
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Hitler, Adolf
Jesus Christ
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Barnett, Ross R. [Mississippi. Office of the Governor]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.]
Meredith, James
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Albany (Ga.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Montgomery, Ala.
Asia
Africa
New Orleans, La.
Texas
Germany
Hungary
South America
Caribbean
Mississippi
Albany, Ga.
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Civil Disobedience
Church and Race Relations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Natural law
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
SDLC-INP
Location of Original
Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/15/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/14/2016 3:02:46 PM
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