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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph Abernathy and Edgar Daniel Nixon

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Document Date
4/25/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
560425-008
Document Date
4/25/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Alexandria, Va.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
United States Constitution
Places
Montgomery, Ala
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Gandhism
Segregation in transportation
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 67, folder 33
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/7/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/09/1990
3/5/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
9/28/2015 11:49:24 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Ralph Abernathy

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Document Date
11/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Covington & Burling
Document ID
571130-000
Document Date
11/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure. Actual letter is 1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Smuts, Jan Christiaan
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Howard University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Pittsburgh, Penn.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Religion
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Strategic Planning
School integration
Other Topics
A Proposed Next Step for the Montgomery Improvement Association and the Southern Negro Minister's Conference
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
Date Updated
1/29/2009 5:27:56 PM
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''Commission on Civil Rights''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
10/15/1957
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571015-003
Document Date
10/15/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
12 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in OKRA 571016-004
Dates
8/30/1958
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Luce, Clare Boothe
Graham, Billy
MacArthur, Douglass
McGill, Ralph
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hays, Brooks
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Poverty
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 42, folder 176
Copy Location (1)
WCFG-KAbE, White House Central Files (General File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Filing Info
GF-2-B-1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/17/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:27:51 AM
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''The Law and Civil Disobedience''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/20/1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
University of Notre Dame
Document ID
591120-008
Document Date
11/20/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 6
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Enclosed in 611030-010
Dates
8/23/1960
9/14/1958
Names
Socrates
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Twain, Mark
Buchanan, Scott Milross
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Thurmond, Strom
Organizations
Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
London, England
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
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
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (2)
HFSP-T, Highlander Folk School Papers, Tennessee State Archives, Nashville, Tenn.
Filing Info
Box 10, folder 12
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Interview by Clifford Kuhn

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Author
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Document Date
1/25/1994
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Author Dates
1918-
Document ID
940125-000
Document Date
1/25/1994
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Interview
Document Length
49 pp.
Dates
1960
10/1960
1972
Names
Kuhn, Clifford
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hartsfield, William Berry
Cochrane, W. R. (Warren Robert)
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Mitchell, J. Oscar
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Calhoun, John H.
King, Martin Luther
Marshall, Thurgood
Stewart, George
Hodges, Luther Hartwell
Hollins, Fritz
Bryant, Forrest
Ellington, Earl Buford
White, Theodore H. (Theodore Harold)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Bell, Griffin
Troutman, Robert B. (Robert Battey)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Rich's Department Store
Reidsville State Prison
Ku Klux Klan
Democratic Party
University of Georgia
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
DeKalb Co., Ga.
Decatur, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Presidential candidates, 1960
Presidential Elections
Albany Movement
Arrest
Other Topics
Atlanta Journal
Code for Location of Original
GGDP-GASU
Location of Original
Georgia Government Documentation Project, Special Collections Department, Pullen Library, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box A-2, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/16/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/31/2001
Date Updated
10/14/2010 3:56:47 PM
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''Nonviolence and the Law''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/7/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571107-002
Document Date
11/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 4
Cal 5
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
11/1955
12/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Hill, Daniel G.
Lincoln, Abraham
Lohia, Rammanohar
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon [Fisk University]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Scott, Dred
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Aristotle
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Socrates
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Organizations
Howard University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Montgomery Improvement Association
Fisk University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Hampton Institute
Places
India
Montgomery, Ala.
South Africa
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
United States - Constitutional law
Nonviolence
Imperialism
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Essay on Civil Disobedience
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
3.2.0.680
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
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
5/8/2017 6:00:50 PM
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''Birthday Party for a Bus Boycott''

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Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
1/25/1958
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
580125-003
Document Date
1/25/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Article
Document Length
47 pp.
Dates
12/5/1955
1/10/1957
Names
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church]
Parks, Rosa
Abernathy, Ralph
Pleasure, Mose [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Graetz, Robert S.
Underwood, Jefferson
Washington, Booker T.
Agronsky, Martin
Engelhardt, Samuel
Gomillion, Charles G. (Charles Goode) [Tuskegee Institute]
King, Martin Luther
Simon, Paul
King, Coretta Scott
Sparkman, John
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Wyszynski, Stefan
Connor, Eugene
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Organizations
Montgomery Advertiser
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
United Negro College Fund
Ku Klux Klan
National Broadcasting Company, inc.
Montgomery Improvement Association
Boston University. School of Theology
United States. Supreme Court
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
India
South Africa
Selma, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Little Rock, Ark.
St. Louis, Mo.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Nonviolence
Gandhism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Other Topics
1 Corinthians 13:11
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 78, folder 31
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/22/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/09/1999
Date Updated
11/19/2009 3:34:08 PM
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''Civil Disobedience''

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Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Place Written
Richmond, Ind.
Document Date
2/7/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Author Affiliation
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610207-004
Document Date
2/7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Richmond, Ind.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Dates
4/1960
5/1960
1/22/1961
9/1960
Names
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar I, King of Babylonia, 12th cent. B.C.
Sophocles
Socrates
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Wofford, Harris
Sitton, Claude
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kneen, Brewster
Byrd, Harry Flood [United States. Congress. Senate]
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Hobbes, Thomas
Yungblut, John R. [Quaker House]
Luther, Martin
Camus, Albert
Organizations
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.
National Student Conference (4/1960)
Earlham College
Student Voice
New York Times Magazine
The Progressive
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Quaker House
White Citizens Council
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Cleveland, Ohio
Topics
Nonviolence
Direct action
Civil Disobedience
Student movements
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Church and Race Relations
School integration
Jail no bail
Conscientious objection
Natural law
United States - Constitutional law
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Other Topics
Stride Towards Freedom
Anitgone
Crito
Mark 12:17
Luke 20:25
Civil Disobedience
The Burning Truth in the South
Dr. King, Symbol of the Segregation Struggle
Nonviolence and Vision
U.S. Constitution
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
3.2.0.170
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1998
Date Updated
9/1/2015 12:46:38 PM
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Press release, Committee presents clemency appeal petition to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/17/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Carl Braden Clemency Appeal Committee
Document ID
610817-011
Document Date
8/17/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 610817-013
Dates
1958
2/1961
5/1961
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abbot, William B
Cox, Murray
Dabbs, James McBride
Love, Edgar A.
Rice, Oscar
Tucker, Ewbank
Wofford, Harris
White, Lee C.
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Boyle, Sarah-Patton
Brannin, Carl P.
Finlator, W. W.
Jordan, Clarence Lumpkin
Lawson, James M.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Wright, Marion A. (Marion Allan)
Ruthenburg, Dorcas
Braden, Carl
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
Southern Conference Educational Fund
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities
United States Commission on Civil Rights. Mississippi Advisory Committee
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. White House
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Places
Washington, D.C.
Louisville, Ky.
Montgomery, Ala.
Norfolk, Va.
Gulfport, Miss.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Charlottesville, Va.
Dallas, Texas
Raleigh, N.C.
Americus, Ga.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Linville Falls, N.C.
Greenville, S.C.
Topics
Arrest
Communism
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 34, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/5/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:19 AM
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''The Protest Movement and the Law''

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Document Date
[1965]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
650000-145
Document Date
[1965]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
30 pp.
Dates
6/11/1963
3/7/1965
2/4/1965
3/9/1965
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Jeanine, Mary
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Johnson, Frank Minis
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Clark, James
Connor, Eugene
Lomax, Louis
Hugo, Victor
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Thurman, Howard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Wofford, Harris
Thoreau, Henry David
Socrates
Garrison, William Lloyd
Bickel, Alexander M.
Black, Charles L.
Taylor, William Robert
White, Byron R.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Barnett, Ross R.
Rustin, Bayard
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dahlberg Acton, Baron
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Organizations
University of Alabama
Alabama National Guard
United States. Dept. of Justice
Cardinal Stritch College
Montgomery Freedom Riders
Dallas Citizens' Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Hampton Institute
Howard University
University of Notre Dame
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Yale University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. White House
Places
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Oxford, Ala.
Dallas County, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Vietnam
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Arrest
Civil Disobedience
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Civil rights demonstrations
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Police - Complaints against
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Other Topics
Negro Revolt
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
BMPP-MBJFK
Location of Original
Burke Marshall Personal Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
MWalk
Date Created
2/7/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2005 11:46:37
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:22 AM
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