Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Address delivered to Ministers Leadership Training Program

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680219-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Miami, Fla.
Document Date
2/19/1968
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
680219-001
Document Date
2/19/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Miami, Fla.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
22 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
1863
Names
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Rogers, T.Y. (Theopholius Yelverton)
Parks, Rosa
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hitler, Adolf
Castro, Fidel
Ho, Chi Minh
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Jesus Christ
Young, Andrew
Lincoln, Abraham
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Batista y Zaldivar, Fulgencio
Luther, Martin
Connor, Eugene
Clarck, James
Hitler, Adolph
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Griffin, Marvin C.
Organizations
Ministers Leadership Training Program
Ford Foundation
Viet Cong
United States. Supreme Court
Places
India
Vietnam
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Black power
Operation Breadbasket
Colonialism
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Imperialism
Satyagraha
Economic development
Nonviolence
Ghettos
Christian Education
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Slavery
Other Topics
We Shall Overcome
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 26
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
4/17/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/21/1998
Date Updated
11/18/2010 4:24:42 PM
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Interview by T.H. Baker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document690617-000
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Document Date
6/17/1969
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Author Dates
1912-1987
Document ID
690617-000
Document Date
6/17/1969
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
21 pp.
Dates
1963
1962
1961
1941
1964
1968
1960
8/1960
1948
1957
1975
8/28/1963
1966
Names
Baker, T.H.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Wilkins, Roy
Truman, Harry S.
Alexander, Clifford L.
Foreman, James
Farmer, James
Reuther, Walter
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Moses, Robert Parris
Young, Andrew
Green, Edith
Debs, Eugene V.
Thomas, Norman
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Meredith, James
Kilgore, Thomas [Friendship Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)]
Taylor, Gardner C.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Worthy, William [Washington Post Company]
King, Coretta Scott
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison) [National Baptist Convention of the United States of America]
Thurmond, Strom [United States. Congress. Senate]
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
United States--Armed Forces
Traymore Hotel (Atlantic City, N.J.)
Friendship Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Progressive National Baptist Convention
Democratic Party
United States. Office of the Vice President
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
United States. President's Committee on Civil Rights
United States. White House
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Washington Post Company
Places
Richmond, Va.
Boston, Mass.
Washington, D.C.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Mississippi
Georgia
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Africa
Los Angeles, Calif.
Brazil
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Democratic Convention, 1960
Democratic Convention, 1964
Democratic Convention, 1968
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Assassination
Meredith March, 1966
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Presidential candidates, 1960
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
State of Alabama vs. M. L. King, Jr., et. al.
Code for Location of Original
LBJOH-TxAuLBJ
Location of Original
Oral History Collection, Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library, Austin, Texas
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/21/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:03 AM
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Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document831118-000
Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
11/18/1983
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
831118-000
Document Date
11/18/1983
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Audio
Document Length
226.0 min.
Document Note
MP3
Dates
5/17/1961
9/1961
12/24/1962
9/2/1962
12/4/1963
2/1964
7/1965
1967
12/25/1965
11/27/1965
1960
1956
7/2/1963
8/19/1964
11/19/1964
4/1965
6/8/1968
Names
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Vanocur, Sander
Bradlee, Ben
Wilkins, Roy
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Carmichael, Stokely
Forman, James
Miles, O. Thomas
Collins, Lucretia
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Price, Cecil
Rainey, Lawrence
Snodgrass
Gregory, Mr.
Melman, Seymour
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hill, Norman
Peterson, Lula
Rustin, Bayard
Branton, Wiley A.
Young, Whitney M.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Wachtel, Harry H.
LaFayette, Bernard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Connor, Eugene
Lawson, James M.
Castle, Doris
Barnett, Ross R.
X, Malcolm
Belafonte, Harry
Johnson, Paul B.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Bartlett, Edward Lewis
Booker, Simeon
Harrington, Michael
Shriver, Sargent
Blackwell, Randolph T.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Stone, Chuck
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Gibons, Sam
Lewis, David Levering
Peck, James
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Carey, Gordon R.
Young, Andrew
Williams, Hosea
Chaney, (Mrs.)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
White, Lee C.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Thomas, Norman
Greenberg, Jack
Garrow, David
Marshall, Burke
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Odell, Jack
Poston, Ted
DeLoach, Cartha D.
McDonald, Dora E.
Blayton, Jesse B.
Wiley, George A.
Kennedy, Jay Richard
Levison, Stanley D.
Levison, Janet Alterman
Muste, Abraham John
Worth, William
Wurf, Jerry
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reagan, Ronald
Lynch, Lincoln
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Organizations
Center for Community Action Education
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi National Guard
Jet Magazine
National Youth Administration
Office of Economic Opportunity
Washington Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Literacy Drive
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Education and Labor Committee
National Action Council
Citizenship Education Program
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Poor People's Campaign
United States. Department of Agriculture
Marshall Field Foundation
United Nations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Le Figaro Magazine
Roosevelt Hotel
New York Amsterdam News
United States. Department of Justice
New York Post
Antioch College
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Connecticut
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
India
Marshall, Texas
Chicago, Ill.
Pasadena, Calif.
Durham, N.C.
Boston, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Selma, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
St. Augustine, Fla.
South Carolina
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Oslo, Norway
Topics
Freedom rides
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Meetings
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/8/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/8/2016 10:41:25 AM
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''The Impassable Gulf (The Parable of Dives and Lazarus),'' Sermon at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document551002-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
10/2/1955
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Document ID
551002-003
Document Date
10/2/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 6
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Schweitzer, Albert
Christ, Jesus
Abraham
Aristotle
Paul the Apostle, Saint
Lazarus
Dives
Places
Palestine
Africa
Calvary
India
Topics
Parables
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Other Topics
Luke 16:19-31
Matthew 25:41-46
Luke 16:26
2 Corinthians 5:19
John 3:16
Revelations 3:20
John 13:34
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 129
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/02/1997
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:22 PM
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''Faith in Man,'' I

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560226-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[2/26/1956]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Document ID
560226-007
Document Date
[2/26/1956]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol 6
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Swift, Jonathan
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Christ, Jesus
Places
Alabama
England
India
France
Africa
Holland
Belgium
Mississippi
Topics
Imperialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Other Topics
John 1:40-42
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 139
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/16/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/2/2004 13:5:6
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560310-002
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Neptune Beach, Fla.
Document Date
3/10/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
560310-002
Document Date
3/10/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Neptune Beach, Fla.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Jack, Homer Alexander
Thurman, Howard
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Nonviolence
Support correspondence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Race relations
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 65, folder 24.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/13/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:23 PM
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''Freedom, the South, and Nonviolence: A Practical Solution to a Problem Confronting the Entire Nation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560410-010
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[4/10/1956]
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560410-010
Document Date
[4/10/1956]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Pamphlet
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 560410-005.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
India
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association -- relations with other organizations
Other Topics
The Power of Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 149, ''Speeches''
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 42, folder 175
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/9/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/20/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 3:54:26 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560413-000
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560413-000
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Riles, Wilson C.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Young Man's Christian Association (YMCA)
Montgomery Advertiser
Atlanta Daily World
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Birmingham, Ala.
India
South Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans and mass media
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
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 16
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1989
Date Updated
9/28/2015 11:14:30 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560429-003
Author
Foster, Hazel E.
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Document Date
4/29/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Foster, Hazel E.
Document ID
560429-003
Document Date
4/29/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Enclosure of 560503-004.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
London, England
India
Topics
Nonviolence
Support correspondence
Gandhism
Bible, N.T.
Other Topics
Matthew 5-7
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 31A, folder 19
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/04/1990
Date Updated
9/28/2015 1:31:53 PM
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''The Death of Evil Upon the Seashore,'' Sermon preached at Cathedral of St. John the Divine on 5/17/1956

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560600-023
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
6/1956
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560600-023
Document Date
6/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
National Baptist Voice (June 1956): 10, 14.
Dates
5/17/1956
Names
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lowell, James Russell
Christ, Jesus
Isaac
Jacob
Abraham
Organizations
Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York, N.Y.)
United States. Supreme Court
Places
New York, N.Y.
India
Pakistan
China
Egypt
Topics
Good and Evil
Imperialism
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Bible, O.T.
Judaism
The Death of Evil Upon the Seashore
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Slavery
Other Topics
Exodus 14:30
The Battle-field
The French Revolution
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
8/16/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/23/1999
Date Updated
4/7/2009 3:48:47 PM
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