Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Address at Mass meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680215-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
2/15/1968
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
680215-003
Document Date
2/15/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
22 pp.
Document Note
King's speech begins on page 6.
Names
Connor, Eugene
Brown, James
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Williams, Hosea
Gardner, Edward Hall
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Smith, N. H.
Douglas, Jessie
Kaufman, Tillman
Davis
Jesus Christ
Jackson, Jimmie Lee
Liuzzo, Viola
Reeb, James
John, the Apostle, Saint
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Griffin, Marvin C.
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Silas (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Blackstone Rangers
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Watts, Calif.
Vietnam
Washington, D.C.
Selma, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Parables
Economic development
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Nonviolence
Poverty
Freedom rides
Poor People's Campaign
Birmingham, 1963
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Riot, 1965
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Presidential candidates, 1968
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Selma, Ala. - race relations
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Other Topics
Luke 16:19-31
Micah 4:4
Code for Location of Original
BPD-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/8/2010
12/8/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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Interview by Robert R. Wright

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document701019-000
Author
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/19/1970
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph E.)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
701019-000
Document Date
10/19/1970
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
6/1961
10/19/1970
Names
Wright, Robert R. [Civil Rights Documentation Project]
Rogers, T.Y. (Theopholius Yelverton)
Rustin, Bayard
Baker, Ella
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Gandhi, Mahatma
Abernathy, Ralph
Steele, C. Kenzie
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Jesus Christ
Smith, Kelly Miller
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Nash, Diane
Williams, Aubrey Willis
Dombrowski, James A.(James Anderson)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Civil Rights Documentation Project
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Knoxville College
Alabama University
Warren Street Methodist Church
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Tuskegee, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Baltimore, Md.
Petersburg, Va.
Birmingham, Ala.
Baton Rouge, La.
Greensboro, N.C.
Meridian, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Nonviolence
Direct action
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
RBOH-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Ralph J. Bunche Oral History Collection, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
RJB 641
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/2/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/03/1999
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:30 AM
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In Celebration of the 49th Birthday of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the 10th Anniversary of the M. L. K., Jr. Center for Social Change, Speech given at Big Bethel A.M.E. Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document780115-001
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/15/1978
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Author Dates
1895-1984
Author Affiliation
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
780115-001
Document Date
1/15/1978
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
2/22/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Yates, C.R.
Scott, C.A. [Atlanta Daily world]
Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas)
Alexander, T. M. (Theodore Martin)
Greene, Sherman L.
Clement, Rufus E. [Atlanta University]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Atlanta Daily World
Atlanta University
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Nonviolence
Stride Toward Freedom
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 49
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/09/1990
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:30 AM
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Draft of Autobiography

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document860000-004
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document Date
[1986]
Genre
Autobiography
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Document ID
860000-004
Document Date
[1986]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Autobiography
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
12/21/1956
1/1958
12/20/1956
1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rustin, Bayard
Graetz, Robert S.
Farmer, James
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lawrence, Charles Radford [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Muste, Abraham John [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Calvert, Ella Mae
Abernathy, Ralph
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Clark, Glenn
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
White Citizens Council
Montgomery Advertiser
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Reconciliation
Segregation in transportation
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Labor Movement
Other Topics
Fellowship
Code for Location of Original
GESP-INP
Location of Original
Glenn E. Smiley Papers, In Private Hands
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
4/17/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/20/1992
Date Updated
6/7/2010 4:28:39 PM
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Minutes, Montgomery branch executive committee special meeting

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document551213-003
Author
[Parks, Rosa]
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/13/1955
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Parks, Rosa]
Author Dates
1913-
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
551213-003
Document Date
12/13/1955
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Gray, Fred D.
Patton, W. C.
Matthews, Robert L.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Topics
Rosa Parks vs. City of Montgomery
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
MNAACP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Montgomery Branch, NAACP Records, New York Public Library, Schomburg Collection, New York, NY
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/26/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/27/1993
Date Updated
10/23/2009 11:54:16 AM
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Memo to Roy Wilkins and Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant) Current

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document551219-001
Author
Patton, W. C.
Document Date
12/19/1955
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Patton, W. C.
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
551219-001
Document Date
12/19/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/13/1955
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Parks, Rosa
Gray, Fred D.
Matthews, Robert L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Blake, J.F.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National City Lines, Inc.
Citizen's Improvement League
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
A-Ar
Location of Original
Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/05/1989
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:23 PM
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Interview by Anna Holden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560118-004
Author
Hughes, Robert E.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/18/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed

Interview by Donald T. Ferron

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560120-001
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/20/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lewis, Rufus
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560120-001
Document Date
1/20/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Colvin, Claudette
Parks, Rosa
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel)
Langford, Charles D.
Walton
Powell, W.(William) J.
Sellers, Clyde
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Bennett, L. Roy
Gray, Fred D.
Birmingham, Dave
Frazier
Organizations
Citizens Coordinating Committee
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Southern Regional Council
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Women's Political Council (WPC)
White Citizens Council
Citizen's Club
Progresive Democratic Organization
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Mount Zion Methodist Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--organizational structure
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Voter registration
Race relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:03 PM
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Letter to Preston Valien

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560121-002
Author
Ferron, Donald T.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/21/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Ferron, Donald T.
Document ID
560121-002
Document Date
1/21/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Valien, Preston
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/26/1992
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:04 PM
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Notes, ''Meeting of the Executive Board''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560123-005
Author
Ferron, Donald T.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/23/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ferron, Donald T.
Document ID
560123-005
Document Date
1/23/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/22/1956
1/16/1956
1/24/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rowan, Carl T. (Carl Thomas)
Sellers, Clyde
Glasco, R. J.
Powell, W.(William) J.
Bennett, L. Roy
Gray, Fred D.
Mosely, Benjamin F.
Rice, D. C.
Kinds, William K.
Abernathy, Ralph
Hubbard, H. H.
Johnson, Tom
Dungee, Erna A.
Conley, P. E.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Minneapolis Tribune
Montgomery Advertiser
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Citizens Trust Bank, Atlanta, Ga.
Places
Hot Springs, Ark.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Montgomery Improvement Association--strategic planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
The Rev. King is Boycott Boss
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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