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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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Memo to Alfred Hassler

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Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
10/19/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document ID
561019-003
Document Date
10/19/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Hassler, Alfred
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Marshall, Thurgood
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Regional Council
The Progressive
Fellowship
Concern
Motive
Liberation
Congress of Racial Equality
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Anti Defemation League
Topics
Afro-Americans and mass media
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
The Five Days That Shook the South
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/12/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/1995
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:20 PM
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Form letter to Friend

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1/15/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570115-001
Document Date
1/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gaines, Irene M. (Irene McCoy) [National Association of College Women (U.S.)]
Mason, Vivian Carter [National Council of Negro Women]
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass) [Phelps-Stokes Fund]
Powell, Clilan B. [New York Amsterdam News]
Licorish, David Nathaniel [Abyssinia Baptist Church]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Miller, Loren
Webster, M.P. [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Murphy, Carl [National Newspaper Publishers Association]
Nichols, D. Ward (Decatur Ward)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Urban League
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association of College Women (U.S.)
National Council of Negro Women
Phelps-Stokes Fund
New York Amsterdam News
Abyssinia Baptist Church
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Newspaper Publishers Association
African Epsicopal Methodist Church
Conference of Negro Leaders
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
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 64A, folder 22-23
Copy Location (1)
BSCP-DLC, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids Records, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/29/1988
Date Updated
1/15/2010 10:04:37 AM
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Press release, ''Martin Luther King, Jr. named Spingarn Medalist''

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Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/29/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
570529-010
Document Date
5/29/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/25/1957-6/30/1957
6/28/1957
6/25/1957 - 6/30/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Spingarn, Joel Elias
Spingarn, Amy (Einstein)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Anderson, Marian
Hastie, William
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Marshall, Thurgood
Murphy, Carl
Tobias, Channing H.
Hayes, Roland
Robinson, Jackie
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
White, Walter Francis
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
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)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 32A, folder 23
Date Created
3/5/1991 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 Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/10/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Dates
1889-1979
Author Affiliation
Brotherhood Of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570610-013
Document Date
6/10/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/8/1956
12/29/1956
4/24/1956
Names
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) [United States. White House]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. White House
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Urban League
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Code for Location of Original
WCFG-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/01/1992
Date Updated
1/26/2009 5:10:23 PM
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Letter to the Utility Club, Inc.

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Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/15/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Powell, Adam Clayton
Author Dates
1908-1972
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Document ID
570615-005
Document Date
6/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Copy to King.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Morris, Louise
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Dawson, William Levi
Borders, William Holmes
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Utility Club, Inc.
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Afro-Americans and mass media
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Man of the Year
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 105, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/8/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1994
Date Updated
1/21/2009 9:36:12 AM
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''Remarks in Acceptance of the Forty-second Springarn Medal at the Forty-eighth Annual NAACP Convention''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
6/28/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570628-001
Document Date
6/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
cal. 6
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Wilkins, Roy
Marshall, Thurgood
White, Walter Francis
Plato
Aristotle
Sophocles
Euripides
Scott, Dred
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
United Nations
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Asia
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Spingarn Medal
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
ABSP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Arthur B. Spingarn Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
HCBP-NcD, Harry C. Boyte Family Papers, Duke University, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Maunscript Library, Durham, N.C.
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 136, Speech--Spingarn Medal MLK
Copy Location (3)
NAACP
Filing Info
Serman file, folder 130, ''Acceptance Speech of Spingarn Medal''
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Group III-A5
Filing Info
Box 29
Date Created
8/23/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
12/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''The Dexter Echo: Vol. 2, no. 2''

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Author
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
7/10/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Document ID
570710-000
Document Date
7/10/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/25/1957-6/30/1957
6/25/1957 - 6/30/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Keller, Helen
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Marshall, Thurgood
Robinson, Jackie
Murphy, Carl
White, Walter Francis
Hayes, Roland
Tobias, Channing H.
Hastie, William
Anderson, Marian
McGill, Ralph
Graham, Billy
Organizations
National Association Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Religion and Labor Foundation
John Milton Society
Places
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Spingarn Medal
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 77, folder 13
Date Created
4/30/1988 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

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Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
9/27/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570927-000
Document Date
9/27/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
10/15/1957
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Adams, Sherman
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Powell, Adam Clayton
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Robinson, Jackie
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Tobias, Channing H.
Green, S.L.
Marshall, Thurgood [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Faucet, Crystal
Bond, Horace Mann
Gaines, Irene M. (Irene McCoy),[National Association of Colored Women]
Walker, William O. [National Newspaper Publishers Association]
Organizations
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Association of Colored Women
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Newspaper Publishers Association
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
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-6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1990
Date Updated
2/17/2010 3:16:22 PM
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''Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
1958
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580000-076
Document Date
1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Book
Document Length
230 pp.
Published In
San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1958.
Names
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Gandhi, Mahatma
Muste, A. J. (Abraham Johannes)
Rauschenbusch, Walter
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Parks, Rosa
DeWolf, L. Harold (Lotan Harold)
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
Hughes, Robert E.
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill)
Gayle, W. A.
Sellers, Clyde
Parks, Frank A.
Bagley, J. H.
Crenshaw, Jack
Totten, C.K.
Russell, Henry E.
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Graetz, Robert S.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Lasley, Russell R.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Burks, Mary Fair
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Matthews, Robert L.
Johns, Vernon
Parker, Henry
Abernathy, Ralph
Hubbard, H. H.
Wilson, A. W.
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Williams, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Thomas, Lilie
Bennett, L. Roy
French, Edgar N.
Fields, Uriah J.
Dungee, Erna A.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Scott, Obie
Glasco, R. J.
Jenkins, Herbert T.
Jones, Moses W.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Clement, Rufus E.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Wilkins, Roy
Morgan, Juliette Hampton, 1914-1957
Marshall, Thurgood
Diggs, Charles C.
Billingsley, Orzell
Thoreau, Henry David
Till, Emmett
Marx, Karl
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Myrdal, Gunnar
Frazer, George Stanley
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Alabama State College
National City Lines, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Men of Montgomery
Ku Klux Klan
Morehouse College
Fisk University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
Montgomery Advertiser
Essay on Civil Disobedience
1 Corinthians 13:13
Matthew 18:22
Christianity and the Social Crisis
Paul's Letter to the Corinthians
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:50:32 AM
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