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Draft, Form letter to Friend of Freedom

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[7/18/1960]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
600718-012
Document Date
[7/18/1960]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.) [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden) [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery (Ala.). City Commission
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Sit-ins
Student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Income taxes
Nonviolence
Other Topics
New York Times Company
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 19, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/03/1991
Date Updated
10/8/2009 10:10:42 AM
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Press release, ''Civil rights leaders volunteer to fill Reverend Shuttlesworth's pulpit''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620131-000
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/31/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620131-000
Document Date
1/31/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1958
2/1962
2/25/1962
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Steele, C. Kenzie
Smith, Kelly Miller
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Maynard, Gould [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Places
Cincinnati, Ohio
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Afro-Americans - Religion
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
NCCR-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 47, folder 24
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.
Filing Info
Box 1, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 120, folder 5
Copy Location (3)
ASRC-RWWL, Southern Regional Council Papers, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/2/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/05/1996
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:03 PM
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Draft, Statement on departure to serve sentence in Birmingham, Ala.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document671030-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
671030-002
Document Date
[10/30/1967]
Type of Writing
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
20 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Alfred Daniel
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Warren, Earl
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Fisher
Porter
Lowe
Connor, Eugene
Brennan, William J. (William Joseph)
Douglas, William O. (William Orville)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Police - Complaints against
United States - Constitutional law
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Dred Scott
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
2.3.0.1670
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.
Filing Info
Box 122
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/27/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/10/1998
Date Updated
5/9/2017 4:30:19 PM
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Memo to William Robert Miller

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570114-007
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
1/14/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document ID
570114-007
Document Date
1/14/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/9/1957
1/10/1957
1/8/1957
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Ware, J.L.
McCollom, Matthew
Boyers
Shealey
Speed
Moore
Branch
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Miller, William Robert
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Orangeburg, S.C.
Virginia
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
Florida
Alabama
Mississippi
Tennessee
Kentucky
Pennsylvania
New York
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Nonviolence
Meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Strategic Planning
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
8/8/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/17/1990
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:22 PM
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Form Letter to Friend of Freedom

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Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/17/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Dates
1926-1990
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590317-003
Document Date
3/17/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Steele, C. Kenzie
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Williams, Samuel W.
Smith, Kelly Miller
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Bates, Daisy
Tilley, John Lee
Baker, Ella
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Baltimore, Md.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Code for Location of Original
SAVFC-WHi
Location of Original
Social Action Vertical File, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/12/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/12/1992
Date Updated
6/22/2009 4:30:27 PM
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Telegram to William P. (William Pierce) Rogers

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, Kelly Miller
Steele, C. Kenzie
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/11/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, Kelly Miller
Steele, C. Kenzie
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Civic Affairs Association
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
600411-004
Document Date
4/11/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
4/4/1960
Names
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce) [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Tallahassee
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Arrests
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Police - Complaints against
Governmental investigations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
GRDJ-DNA
Location of Original
General Records for the Department of Justice, United States National Archives and Records Service, National Archives Library, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Entry Classified Subject Files, 1930-1987, Civil Rights Litigation Case File 144-1.473
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/2/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 3:06:01 PM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting, St. Paul AME Church, Birmingham, Ala.

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/1/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630501-017
Document Date
5/1/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
21.1
Dates
4/30/1963
1960
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
Jefferson, Thomas
Alexander, Lord
Sparkman, John J.
Burton, Harold H. (Harold Hitz)
Hill, Lister
King, Coretta Scott
Ezekiel (Biblical prophet)
Moses (Biblical leader)
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Spelman College
Morris Brown College
Atlanta University
University of Virginia
Georgia State Capitol
Places
Memphis, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
London, England
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Direct action
Voter registration
Other Topics
Exodus 14:15
Ezekiel 2:1
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
CD 4, side 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/16/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/16/2008 20:3:24
susane
Date Updated
3/27/2017 2:50:43 PM
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''Direct Action for Negroes: Is It Unnecessary?''

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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''

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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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''A Statement to the South and Nation''

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Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-008
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
1/10/1957 - 1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Brownell, Herbert
Christ, Jesus
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Imperialism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
NCCP-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Penn.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (2)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 58, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 132
Copy Location (4)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 9, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/08/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:16 AM
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