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''I've Been to the Mountain Top,'' Address at the Bishop Charles Mason Temple

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680403-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Memphis, Tenn.
Document Date
4/3/1968
Genre
Published speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680403-007
Document Date
4/3/1968
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Memphis, Tenn.
Genre
Published speech
Document Length
6 pp.
Names
Connor, Eugene
Abernathy, Ralph
Euripides
Plato
Socrates
Aristophanes
Aristotle
Luther, Martin
Lincoln, Abraham
Loeb, Harry [Memphis. Office of the Mayor]
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jesus Christ
Lawson, James M.
Kyles, Billy
Jackson, Ralph
Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson)
King, Coretta Scott
Curry, Izola Ware
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Jackson, Jesse
Organizations
Bishop Charles Mason Temple (Memphis, Tenn.)
Memphis. Office of the Mayor
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Coca-Cola
Sealtest Milk
Wonder Bread
Hartz Bread
White Plains High School
Places
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Accra, Ghana
New York, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
Memphis, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Economic development
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Assassination
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike
Nonviolence
Parables
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Luke 4:8
We Shall Overcome
Luke 15:11-32
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
New York Times Company
Battle Hymn of the Republic
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
10/12/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/1998
Date Updated
5/13/2010 1:45:07 PM
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''I've Been to the Mountaintop,'' Address at the Bishop Charles Mason Temple

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680403-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Memphis, Tenn.
Document Date
4/3/1968
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680403-009
Document Date
4/3/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Memphis, Tenn.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
11 pp.
Names
Connor, Eugene
Abernathy, Ralph
Euripides
Plato
Socrates
Aristophanes
Aristotle
Luther, Martin
Lincoln, Abraham
Loeb, Harry [Memphis. Office of the Mayor]
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Jesus Christ
Lawson, James M.
Kyles, Billy
Jackson, Ralph
Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson)
King, Coretta Scott
Curry, Izola Ware
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Jackson, Jesse
Organizations
Bishop Charles Mason Temple (Memphis, Tenn.)
Memphis. Office of the Mayor
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Coca-Cola
Sealtest Milk
Wonder Bread
Hartz Bread
White Plains High School
Places
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
Accra, Ghana
New York, N.Y.
Atlanta, Ga.
Jackson, Miss.
Memphis, Tenn.
Birmingham, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Economic development
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Assassination
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike
Nonviolence
Parables
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Amos 3:8
Amos 5:24
Luke 4:8
We Shall Overcome
Luke 15:11-32
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
New York Times Company
Battle Hymn of the Republic
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)
JDP-INP, Joan Daves Papers, Joan Daves Agency, New York, N.Y., In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/03/2000
Date Updated
5/13/2010 1:47:07 PM
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Address delivered at St. Luke's AME Zion Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630506-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/6/1963
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630506-000
Document Date
5/6/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10.3 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
New York, N.Y.: Folkways Records, 1980
Names
Connor, Eugene
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jesus Christ
Organizations
New Pilgrim Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
St. Paul's Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
St. Luke's AME Zion (Birmingham, Ala.)
Thurgood CME Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
St. James Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Meetings
Agape
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Isaiah 11:6
Luke 2:49
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-61
Copy Location (1)
WTWP-INP, Wyatt Tee Walker Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/7/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/11/1993
Date Updated
3/14/2016 3:02:42 PM
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Address at Wrigley Field Freedom Rally

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630526-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Document Date
[5/26/1963]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630526-000
Document Date
[5/26/1963]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Los Angeles, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
4/3/1963
6/10/1963
Names
Hugo, Victor
Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich
Meredith, James
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Jesus Christ
Connor, Eugene
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Hood, James A.
Malone, Vivian
Organizations
Wrigley Field (Los Angeles, Calif.)
White Citizens' Council
Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission
Alabama. Office of the Governor
United States. White House
University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, Ala.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Johannesburg, South Africa
Accra, Ghana
Nairobi, Kenya
Mississippi
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Bombings
Civil rights demonstrations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Nonviolence
School integration
Federal intervention
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Luke 10:27
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-33
Copy Location (1)
CLPAC, Pacifica Radio Archive, Los Angeles, Calif.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/22/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/13/1990
Date Updated
6/8/2017 12:59:52 PM
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''Direct Action for Negroes: Is It Unnecessary?''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630800-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
8/1963
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630800-003
Document Date
8/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Current (August 1963): 16-20.
Dates
9/1962
1954
4/16/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Socrates
King, Yolanda
Elijah Muhammad
Jesus Christ
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Hitler, Adolf
Meredith, James
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Legislature
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Germany
Hungary
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Birmingham, 1963
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Direct action
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
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
5/21/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/29/1996
Date Updated
4/21/2016 1:43:57 PM
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''Tears of Love: A Letter from His Birmingham Jail Cell''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640000-034
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Document Date
1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640000-034
Document Date
1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Madison, Wis.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of 7/63 Progressive reprint.
Published In
Toward Civil Rights Now. Madison, Wis.: The Progressive, 1964, pp. 5-9.
Dates
4/16/1963
9/1962
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Barnett, Ross R.
Stallings, Earl
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Springhill College
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Albany, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Black nationalism
Birmingham, 1963
Police - Complaints against
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Direct action
Nonviolence
Church and Race Relations
Other Topics
The Progressive
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
7/22/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/26/1999
Date Updated
8/20/2010 3:45:01 PM
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Address delivered at Wayman A.M.E. Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document660223-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
[2/23/1966]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
660223-004
Document Date
[2/23/1966]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
undecided
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
31.8 mins.
Document Note
1 sound cassette : analog
Dates
12/1955
Names
Parks, Rosa
Raby, Al [Coordinating Council of Community Organizations]
Jesus Christ
Connor, Eugene
Lincoln, Abraham
Young, Andrew
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Lee, Bernard Scott
McCullock, Derek
Organizations
Wayman A.M.E. Church (Chicago, Ill.)
Booker T. Washington High School
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Birmingham News
Coordinating Council of Community Organizations
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mississippi
Louisiana
Italy
Spain
Sicily
Nazareth
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro-American families
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Religion
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Arrest
Bible, N.T.
Civil rights movements
Direct action
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Emancipation Proclamation
equality
Ghettos
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Poverty
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Social Justice
Other Topics
Matthew 5:39
Code for Location of Original
JWCC-INP
Location of Original
Jesse W. Cotton Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/22/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/1/2010 5:22:23 PM
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Things Are Not Right in This Country, Address at a Mass Meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680216-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[2/16/1968]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
680216-005
Document Date
[2/16/1968]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
37 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
12/5/1955
Names
Wilson, A. W.
Palmer, H. J.
Carr, Johnnie Rebecca [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Williams, Hosea
Lee, Bernard Scott
Turner, Albert
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Connor, Eugene
Castro, Fidel
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Cuba
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Economic development
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Socialism
Slavery
Parables
African American History
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Emancipation Proclamation
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
War on Poverty
Riots
Poor People's Campaign
Civil rights movements
Other Topics
Declaration of Independance
Sometimes I Feel like a Motherless Child
Revelation 7:9
Revelation 7:14
Luke 16:19-31
Luke 18:18-23
Hebrews 11:10
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-25
Copy Location (1)
MLKEC-INP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
NYC-12A & 12B
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/1/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/19/1990
Date Updated
12/2/2010 9:00:39 AM
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How to Deal with Grief and Disappointment, Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650523-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[5/23/1965]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650523-000
Document Date
[5/23/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
36.5 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Schubert, Franz
Khayyam, Omar
Royce, Josiah
Freud, Sigmund
Frazier, Edward Franklin
Einstein, Albert
Spinoza, Benedictus de
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Owens, Jesse
Louis, Joe
Keller, Helen
Bunyan, John
Milton, John
Handel, George Frederick
Tillich, Paul
Sanders, Carl Edward
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Johnson, Paul B.
Curry, Izola Ware
Connor, Eugene
Davis, Jefferson
Jesus Christ
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Reno, Nev.
Philadelphia, Pa.
London, England
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Freedom rides
Bible, N.T.
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Psychology
Other Topics
Shattered Dreams
Jeremiah 10:19
The Black Bourgeoisie
Pilgrim's Progress
Paradise Lost
Stride Toward Freedom
The Negroe's Complaint
Messiah
Hallelujah Chorus
Declaration of Independence
United States Consitution
Jesus Calls Us
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-4
Copy Location (1)
MLKEC-INP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
NYC-19A & 19B
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/6/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/9/2003 16:42:1
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630422-025
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/22/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630422-025
Document Date
4/22/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
20.01 mins.
Dates
3/8/1957
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
King, Coretta Scott
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Diggs, Charles C. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Nkrumah, Kwame
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Elijah Muhammad
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Luther, Martin
Key, Francis Scott
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Nation of Islam
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Ghana, Africa
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Africa trip, 1957
Birmingham, 1963
Black nationalism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Colonialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Slavery
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Other Topics
Moral Man and Immoral Society
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
Star Spangled Banner
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
SAAPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, CD 3, side 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/2/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:48 AM
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