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Telegram to Herbert Brownell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570214-010
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
2/14/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Davis, A.L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Author Affiliation
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570214-010
Document Date
2/14/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
Brownell, Herbert [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
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
GF 124-A
Copy Location (1)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/01/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:31 AM
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Telegram to Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Davis, A.L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
2/14/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Davis, A.L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Author Affiliation
Southern Negro Leaders Conference
Document ID
570214-012
Document Date
2/14/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
1/18/1957
1/11/1957
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Baton Rouge, La.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Race relations
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
GF 124-A
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (4)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/01/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:55 AM
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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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''Introducing The Crusader''

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Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document Date
[1/1959]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
590100-034
Document Date
[1/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/23/1959
1/9/1957
1/10/1957
10/1957
2/14/1957
5/29/1958
10/1/1958-10/2/1958
2/12/1958
1/14/1959
1/21/1959
9/1958
5/13/1959-5/14/1959
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Samuel W.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Smith, Kelly Miller
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Davis, A.L.
Hartsfield, William Berry
Washington, George
McGill, Ralph
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Georgia State College
Emory University
United States. Supreme Court
Help Our Public Education Inc.
Inter Civic Council of Tallahassee (ICC)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Montgomery, Ala.
Memphis, Tenn.
Clarksdale, Miss.
Norfolk, Va.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Decatur, Ga.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Crusade for Citizenship
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
School integration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 32, folder 44
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 71, folder 6
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/8/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
6/17/2009 11:31:51 AM
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"Statement of Southern Negro Leaders."

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
6/5/1959
Genre
Petition
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590605-005
Document Date
6/5/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Petition
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Smith, Howard K. (Howard Kingsbury) [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Branch, G. Murray
Cornelly, Paul B.
Gibbs, C. A.
Hogan, W. E.
Hunter, Alice R.
Jordan, Frederick D.
Love, Edgar A.
Marshall, C. Herbert
Hueston, W. C.
McGuire, Grayson
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Primm, H. Thomas
Redding, Louis L.
Reid, Frank Madison
Scott, James E.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Tucker, C. Ewbank
Burroughs, Nannie Helen
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Topics
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
United States - Constitutional law
political participation
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 21, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/31/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/2000
Date Updated
6/29/2009 2:51:25 PM
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''Letter from Birmingham Jail''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Document Date
7/19/1963
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
630719-000
Document Date
7/19/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Not in
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
Catholic Review, 19 July 1963.
Dates
7/19/1963
4/16/1963
1957
9/1962
1954
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Jesus Christ
La Farge, John [America Magazine]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Socrates
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, d. 562 B.C.
Hitler, Adolf
Elijah Muhammad
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Luther, Martin
Bunyan, John
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
McGill, Ralph
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Golden, Harry
Dabbs, James McBride
Organizations
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
America Magazine
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Legislature
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Asia
Africa
Germany
Hungary
Texas
South America
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Nonviolence
Birmingham, 1963
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Segregation--law and legislation
Jews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Church and Race Relations
Natural law
Freedom rides
Civil rights demonstrations
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 85, folder 6
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.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1994
Date Updated
6/29/2016 2:39:51 PM
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''Report on the Southern Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-violent Integration''

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Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document ID
570111-035
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1/9/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
King, Coretta Scott
Pelt, Owen D.
Hayes, Charles
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lasley, Russell R.
Davis, A.L.
Carey, James B.
Hall, John H.
Organizations
Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-Violent Integration
United Packinghouse Workers of America, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Meetings
Labor Movement
Churches-vandalism
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 373, folder 6; Box 381, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/8/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/04/1998
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:57:25 PM
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Special report, ''The Freedom Ride, May 1961''

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Author
Southern Regional Council
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/30/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610530-005
Document Date
5/30/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Report
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
2/1960
3/13/1961 - 5/29/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Patterson, Eugene
Lippmann, Walter
Seigenthaler, John
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Farmer, James
Barnett, Ross R.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Henley, C.V.
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Greyhound Bus Lines, Inc.
Trailways
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi State Troopers
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
Nashville Student Movement
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Nashville, Tenn.
Clinton, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Prince Edward County, Va.
New Orleans, La.
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Augusta, Ga.
Athens, Ga.
Topics
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Charlotte Observer
Tuscaloosa News
Auburn Plainsman
Montgomery Advertiser
New York Times
Washington Post
Times-Herald
Norfolk Journal and Guide
Alabama Journal
Atlanta Constitution
Code for Location of Original
ACLUC-NjP-SC
Location of Original
American Civil Liberties Union Collection, 1955-1968, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (1)
SRCP-AB, Southern Regional Council Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
8/4/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:19:35 PM
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Letter from a Birmingham Jail

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630416-000
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
630416-000
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
3/1963
1954
4/12/1963
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Buber, Martin
Connor, Eugene
Tillich, Paul
Elijah Muhammad
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Jesus Christ
Carpenter, C. C. Jones
Durick, Joseph A.
Grafman, Milton L.
Hardin, Paul
Harmon, Noland B.
Murray, George M.
Ramage, Edward V.
Stallings, Earl
Socrates
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Hitler, Adolf
Luther, Martin
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
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
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Meredith, James
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylonia
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham City Jail (Birmingham, Ala.)
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Spring Hill College (Mobile, Ala.)
Funtown (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama. Legislature
Mississippi. Office of the Governor
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Tarsus, Turkey
Macedonia
Asia
Africa
Hungary
Germany
Texas
Caribbean
South America
Mississippi
Plymouth, Mass.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Birmingham, 1963
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation--law and legislation
Discrimination in public accomodations
Direct action
Nonviolence
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Code for Location of Original
WGC-INP
Location of Original
William Gregory Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/31/1991
Date Updated
9/14/2016 2:22:54 PM
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