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''Why We Can't Wait''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/30/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640530-000
Document Date
5/30/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of Introduction and Chapter 1.
Published In
Saturday Review, 30 May 1964, pp. 17-20, 76.
Names
Attucks, Crispus
Washington, George
Banneker, Benjamin
Lincoln, Abraham
Curry, Izola
Maynard, Aubre de L.
Turner, Sarah
Wilkins, John
Jones, Arthur
Griggs, Bill
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Nonviolence
Emancipation Proclamation
School integration
Democratic Convention, 1960
Why We Can't Wait
war and morals
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Freedom rides
Birmingham, 1963
Discrimination in Employment
Other Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Stride Toward Freedom
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
7/24/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/30/1996
Date Updated
3/4/2010 10:18:14 AM
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''Nonviolence The Only Way,'' Address at the Annual Gandhi Memorial Lecture at Howard University on 11/6/63

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640700-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New Delhi, India
Document Date
7/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640700-001
Document Date
7/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New Delhi, India
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Published In
Indo-Asian Culture 13 (July 1964): 54-62.
Dates
11/6/1963
Names
Connor, Eugene
Plato
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hitler, Adolf
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
Howard University
SPAN
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Agape
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Other Topics
Confessions
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)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/4/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/05/1996
5/10/2012 kpp
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:35 PM
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''The Sword That Heals''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640700-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
6/1964-7/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640700-005
Document Date
6/1964-7/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
10 pp.
Document Note
Reprint of Chapter 2, Why We Can't Wait.
Published In
The Critic (June-July 1964): 6-14.
Dates
6/11/1963
Names
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Washington, Booker T.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Garvey, Marcus
Parks, Rosa
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hibbler, Al
Johnson, Samuel
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Nation of Islam
Harper & Row, Publishers
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Birmingham, 1963
Jail no bail
Albany Movement
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Nonviolence
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Why We Can't Wait
Other Topics
To Kill a Mockingbird
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
7/17/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/19/1996
Date Updated
3/11/2010 10:18:45 AM
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''Civil Rights Victory Big Boon to All''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640705-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
7/5/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640705-001
Document Date
7/5/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Reprint of The Days to Come, Why We Can't Wait.
Published In
Boston Sunday Globe, 5 July 1964
Names
Donne, John
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Nonviolence
War on Poverty
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
The Days to Come
The Nation
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
MS 5, #466
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/18/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/26/2000
Date Updated
3/11/2010 10:24:39 AM
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Address delivered to Community Mass Meeting at the Masonic Temple

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640722-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Document Date
[7/22/1964]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640722-005
Document Date
[7/22/1964]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
13.6 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1957
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Dunbar, Paul Laurence
Abernathy, Ralph
Jesus Christ
Nkrumah, Kwame
Shakespeare, William
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Powell, Adam Clayton
Plato
Aristotle
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Democratic Party
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Places
Ghana
Greenwood, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Florida
Topics
Communism
Voter registration
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Mississippi Summer Project, 1964
Africa trip, 1957
Other Topics
Macbeth
Code for Location of Original
MMFR-INP
Location of Original
Montgomery to Memphis Film Research Files, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sync sound 44
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/21/2010
10/21/2010 alexmw
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:59 AM
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Press conference at Boston University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640911-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
[9/11/1964]
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640911-000
Document Date
[9/11/1964]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
33 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Kennedy, Robert F.
DeWolf, L. Harold (Lotan Harold)
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Abernathy, Ralph
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Boston University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. National Guard
Topics
Riots
Presidential Elections
Nonviolence
Freedom rides
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Code for Location of Original
OGCP-MBU
Location of Original
Office of General Counsel Papers, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/22/1993
Date Updated
11/15/2010 9:57:14 AM
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Press conference at Boston University

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640911-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
9/11/1964
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640911-002
Document Date
9/11/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
5/21/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Wood, Virgil [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
DeWolf, L. Harold (Lotan Harold) [Boston University]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Brightman, Edgar Sheffield [Boston University]
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Thoreau, Henry David
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio)
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Boston University
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama National Guard
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Savannah, Ga.
Rochester, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Atlanta, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Black nationalism
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Voter registration
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Communism
Presidential Elections
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Riots
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
School integration
Other Topics
Essay on Civil Disobedience
Code for Location of Original
OGCP-MBU
Location of Original
Office of General Counsel Papers, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/4/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/06/1999
Date Updated
3/11/2010 2:18:02 PM
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Interview on Donation of Papers to Boston University

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Boston, Mass.
Document Date
9/11/1964
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed

Annual Report, Address delivered at the eighth annual convention of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640930-009
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Document Date
[9/30/1964]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
640930-009
Document Date
[9/30/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Dates
7/2/1964
7/24/1964
1963
1962
1959
1960
1/8/1964
8/7/1964
Names
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Williams, Hosea
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Clayton, Ed [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lincoln, Abraham
Gray, Victoria Jackson
Hamer, Fannie Lou
Boyte, Harry G. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Blackwell, Randolph T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Robinson, Bernice [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wells, Samuel B. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cantor, Adele [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Hayling, Robert Bagner
Abernathy, Ralph
Grier, Joseph
Holmes, Oliver
McCulloch, William [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Parks, Rosa
Dungee, Erna A.
Gregory, Hazel R.
Nesbitt, R. D. (Robert D.)
Palmer, H. J.
Gilmore, Georgia
Pollard, Francis
Arnold, Benedict
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Williams, Odessa
Thurmond, Strom
Chaney, James Earl
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Goodman, Andrew
Lombard, William M. [Rochester (N.Y.). Police Dept.]
Homer, Porter W. [Rochester (N.Y.). Office of the City Manager]
Joshua (Biblical figure)
Organizations
United States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party
American Missionary Association
United Church of Christ
Ku Klux Klan
John Birch Society
Citizenship Education Program
Democratic National Convention (1964: Atlantic City, N.J.)
United States. White House
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party
Educational Heritage, Inc. (Yonkers, N.Y.)
United States. Dept. of Labor.
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
General Motors Corporation
Ford Motor Company
Chrysler Corporation
United Nations
New York Times
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Cow Palace (San Francisco, Calif.)
Rochester (N.Y.). Police Dept.
Rochester (N.Y.). Office of the City Manager
Places
Richmond, Va.
Birmingham, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Cambridge, Md.
San Francisco, Calif.
Montgomery, Ala.
Danville, Va.
St. Augustine, Fla.
Albany, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Monroe, N.C.
Washington, D.C.
Rochester, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Egypt
Valley Forge, Pa.
Texas
Jones County, Ga.
South Carolina
Topics
Direct action
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Operation Breadbasket
Voter registration
Civil rights movements
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Nonviolence
War on Poverty
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Presidential candidates 1964
Discrimination in Employment
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
political participation
Riots
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Other Topics
Encyclopedia for Negro Life
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
Vault Box 8, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
106:665
Copy Location (2)
WEFP-DcWaGWG, Walter E. Fauntroy Papers, George Washington University. Gelman Library System, Special Collections and University Archives, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Box 29, folder 12
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/14/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/28/1998
5/1/2017 dalai
Date Updated
5/1/2017 1:37:10 PM
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Draft, Annual Report delivered at the Eighth Annual Convention of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document641002-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[9/28/1964-10/2/1964]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
641002-002
Document Date
[9/28/1964-10/2/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Williams, Hosea
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Abernathy, Ralph
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Parks, Rosa
Robeson, Paul
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Dungee, Erna A.
Gregory, Hazel R.
Nesbitt, R.D. (Robert D.)
Pollard, Francis
Hayling, Robert Bagner
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ku Klux Klan
John Birch Society
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Places
St. Augustine, Fla.
Topics
Voter registration
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Civil rights movements
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Discrimination in housing
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Poverty
Nonviolence
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Other Topics
Micah 6:8
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
Vault box 8, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/13/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/24/1998
Date Updated
3/4/2010 3:29:25 PM
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