Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''The Montgomery bus protest''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560000-103
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[1956]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560000-103
Document Date
[1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Morgan, Juliette Hampton, 1914-1957
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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
7.0.0.360
Copy Location (1)
HG-GAMK, Hazel Gregory Papers, 1955-1965, 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
12/3/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/03/1990
Date Updated
9/2/2015 8:20:12 AM
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''The Most Significant Story--Montgomery, Ala.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560227-016
Author
Gelb, Phillip
Document Date
2/27/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Gelb, Phillip
Document ID
560227-016
Document Date
2/27/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 6
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 p.
Dates
12/5/1955
1/22/1956
12/1/1955
3/28/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gray, Fred D.
Parks, Rosa
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Graetz, Robert S. [Trinity Lutheran Church]
Colvin, Claudette
Rowan, Carl T.
Kleeman, Richard P.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Smith, Alberta
Gayle, W. A.
Daly, John
Washington, George
Jefferson, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Sellers, Clyde
Olds, Charles (Mrs.)
Powell, Adam Clayton
Darrow, Clarence
Hall, Grover C. (Grover Cleveland) [Montgomery Advertiser]
White, Viola Chittenden
Organizations
KUOM
White Citizens Council
Catholic Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
Montgomery Advertiser
First Baptist Church
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Segregation in transportation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Other Topics
Minneapolis Sunday Tribune
U.S. Constitution
Matthew 25:40
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 84, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (2)
CTRP-OO, Carl T. Rowan Papers, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 84, folder 2
Date Created
10/25/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/01/1991
Date Updated
2/19/2010 11:58:51 AM
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Montgomery: Impressions and Mass meeting notes

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560305-027
Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Document ID
560305-027
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
35 pp.
Dates
3/1/1956
3/2/1956
5/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Lucy, Autherine
Williams, Aubrey
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Bennett, L. Roy [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Colvin, Claudette
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Christ, Jesus
Azbell, Joe
Caldwell, Ida Mae
Graetz, Robert
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
University of Alabama
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama. Legislature. Senate.
Alabama. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Alabama State College
Maxwell Airforce Base
Bethel Baptist Church
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-American Education
Electoral politics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Southern Farmer
Mongomery Advertiser
Montgomery Reporter
Code for Location of Original
FHP-WHi
Location of Original
Fred Halstead Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1988
Date Updated
4/29/2009 3:47:24 PM
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Notes on Recommendations from Strategy Committee

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560314-004
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document Date
3/14/1956
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560314-004
Document Date
3/14/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Document
Document Length
5 pp.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--organizational structure
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--strategic planning
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 2, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/11/1988
Date Updated
4/13/2009 12:55:39 PM
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Exceprts from ''Address at Mass meeting of the Montgomery Improvement Association at Holt Street Baptist Church''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560322-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/22/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560322-001
Document Date
3/22/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Thomas, Cecil
Thomas, Fran
King, Coretta Scott
Carter, Eugene
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Berkeley, Calif.
Africa
Asia
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
State of Alabama vs. M. L. King, Jr., et. al.
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 80, folder 46
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/29/1988
Date Updated
9/17/2015 11:38:50 AM
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''Opinion Memorandum''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560401-000
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
4/1/1956
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Howard University School of Law
Document ID
560401-000
Document Date
4/1/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Document
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Shapeless Shoe Company
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
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 91, folder 4, 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/20/1988
Date Updated
3/12/2009 10:12:33 AM
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''The 'New Negro' of the South: Behind the Montgomery Story,'' Address at NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund annual dinner on 5/17/1956

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560600-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560600-000
Document Date
6/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Socialist Call 24 (June 1956): 16-19.
Dates
5/17/1951
Names
Scott, Dred
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Race relations
Slavery
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Nonviolence
Communism
Psychology
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
The Peril of Superficial Optimism in the Area of Race Relations
A Realistic Look at Race Relations
Amos 5:24
Declaration of Independence
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 107
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/17/1988
Date Updated
10/14/2015 4:33:43 PM
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Draft, ''The Montgomery Story,'' Address at the Forty-Seventh Annual Convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560627-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Document Date
6/27/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560627-000
Document Date
6/27/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
5/17/1954
Names
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hughes, Langston
White, Walter Francis
Scott, Dred
Aristotle
Cowper, William
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Slavery
Protestantism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Church and Race Relations
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Mother to Son
Exodus 9:18-28
Ephesians 6:5-9
The Negro?s Complaint
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-B192
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
2/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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''The Montgomery Story,'' Address at the thirteenth annual Institute of Race Relations at Fisk University on 7/12/1956

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561000-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
10/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561000-015
Document Date
10/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Fisk News, October 1956, pp. 5-8
Dates
7/12/1956
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
12/4/1955
5/17/1954
Names
Parks, Rosa
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Plato
Sellers, Clyde
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Segregation in transportation
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Imperialism
Discrimination in public accomodations
Agape
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 232
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/6/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/06/1999
Date Updated
12/3/2009 3:39:50 PM
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''Public Relations''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561100-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[11/1956]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561100-004
Document Date
[11/1956]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Document
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/12/1956
11/14/1956
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Montgomery Advertiser
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--strategic planning
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
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 30, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/26/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/06/1990
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:50:15 PM
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