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''Why We Can't Wait''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640515-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/15/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640515-003
Document Date
5/15/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
10 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of Chapter 8, The Days to Come.
Published In
Life, 15 May 1964, pp. 98-112.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Moore, Harry T.
Moore, Harriette [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Lee, George W.
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Moore, William
Harris, Louis
Kennedy, Robert F.
Lincoln, Abraham
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Hastie, William
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Donne, John
King, Dexter
Organizations
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Harper & Row, Publishers
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
Places
Belzoni, Miss.
Jackson, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Public opinion polls
Nonviolence
Labor Movement
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
political participation
Race relations
Poverty
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
equality
Other Topics
The Wagner Act
Matthew 25:40
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/1/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/10/1998
Date Updated
2/25/2010 3:35:43 PM
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Draft of excerpt from ''Why We Can't Wait''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640310-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
3/10/1964
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640310-009
Document Date
3/10/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
20 pp.
Dates
1960
11/1963
5/22/1964
6/3/1964
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Moore, Harry T.
Moore, Harriette
Lee, George F.
Moore, William
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Harris, Louis
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Donne, John
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Williams, Harrison A.
Organizations
The Nation
Life Magazine
Harper & Row, Publishers
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Urban League
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Places
Florida
Belzoni, Miss.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Labor Movement
Other Topics
Matthew 25:40
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 27, folder 12
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/2007 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/5/2007 11:41:32
bhunter
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:46 AM
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