Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''First Things First''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document530802-001
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
8/2/1953
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
530802-001
Document Date
8/2/1953
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol 6
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
9/19/1954
Names
Alaric I, King of the Visigoths
Mussolini, Benito
Hitler, Adolf
Christ, Jesus
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Imperialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
war and morals
Other Topics
Matthew 6:33
Matthew 6:32
Psalm 127:1
God's Kingdom First
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 185
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/01/1997
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:21 PM
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''God's Kingdom First''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document530802-002
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[8/2/1953]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
530802-002
Document Date
[8/2/1953]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Hitler, Adolf
Christ, Jesus
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Topics
First Things First
God's Kingdom First
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Imperialism
war and morals
Other Topics
God's Kingdom First
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 112, ''First Things First''
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/18/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
2/20/2009 8:29:06 AM
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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[7/5/1953-9/6/1953]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
530906-003
Document Date
[7/5/1953-9/6/1953]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
12 pp.
Dates
7/5/1953 - 9/6/1953
Names
Nix, William
Burney, Phoebe
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Topics
Prayer
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon file, folder 97, Untitled
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/22/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/2/2012 11:28:42 AM
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Schedule for Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630227-032
Document Date
1/1/1963-2/27/1963
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
630227-032
Document Date
1/1/1963-2/27/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Document
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
1/1/1963 - 2/27/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Ahmann, Mathew
Prins, Jonachim
Wachtel, Harry
Facher, Seymour
Berkewitz, William
Powell, Adam G.
Lindsay, Landon
Kruener, Harry, H.
Greenburg, Jack
Wilson, M. L.
Thomas, R.
Zion, Leonard
Crocker, John
Powell, Adam Clayton
Sachar, A. L.
Rubin, Morris M.
Organizations
Ford Foundation
Edgewater Beach Hotel
Temple B'nai Abraham
Gandhi Society
American Jewish Congreess
Groton School
Congregation B'nat Jerusalem
Abyssianian Baptist Church
Plymouth Church of Pilgrams
Brandeis University
George Washington High School
Convent Avenue Baptist Church
University of Minnesota
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Chicago Sunday Evening Club
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
National Conference on Religion and Race
Temple Sha'arey Shalom
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Newark, N.J.
Boston, Mass.
Springfield, N.J.
Groton, Mass.
Lexington, Mass.
Dallas, Texas
Miami, Fla.
Kingston, Jamaica
Birmingham, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Judaism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Itineraries
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Radio public speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
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 60, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/11/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/14/2011
7/18/2012 kpp
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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A Letter From the Birmingham Jail, Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630421-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
4/21/1963
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630421-000
Document Date
4/21/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
52.9 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
4/22/1963
4/17/1963
4/18/1963
1956
4/3/1963
4/12/1963
1620
4/14/1963
4/13/1963
Names
Handel, George Frideric
Abernathy, Ralph
Luther, Martin
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Belafonte, Harry
Muhammad, Elijah [Nation of Islam]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Connor, Eugene
King, Bernice A.
King, Alberta Williams
King, Coretta Scott
Scott, Bernice M.
Griffin, Marvin C.
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Holmes, Hamilton
Holmes, Alfred
Boutwell, Albert Burton
King, Yolanda
King, Martin Luther, III
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Key, Francis Scott
King, Martin Luther
Jones, Clarence B.
Organizations
Birmingham (Ala.). City Jail
Talladega College (Talladega, Ala.)
Alabama. Circuit Court (10th Circuit)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Jefferson County (Ala.). County Jail
United States. Supreme Court
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
University of Georgia (Athens, Ga.)
Rich's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.)
Nation of Islam
West Hunter Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Talladega, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Tarsus, Turkey
Athens, Greece
Rome, Italy
Philippi
Corinth, Greece
Ephesus
Thessalonica, Greece
Albany, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Jackson, Miss.
Greenwood, Miss.
Plymouth, Mass.
Florida
Tennessee
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Black nationalism
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Sit-ins
School integration
Discrimination in public accommodations
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Other Topics
Acts 5:29
Acts 16:9
Moral Man and Immoral Society
Matthew 5:39
Matthew 5:44
John 18:11
Matthew 18:22
Amos 5:24
Galatians 6:17
Acts 17:26
Isaiah 40:3-5
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-9, reels 5 through 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/07/2000
Date Updated
3/29/2017 8:45:52 AM
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Draft, Statement calling for discipline at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630823-000
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Young, Whitney M.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Forman, James
Farmer, James
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
8/23/1963
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Young, Whitney M.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Forman, James
Farmer, James
Wilkins, Roy
Document ID
630823-000
Document Date
8/23/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Document
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
Organizations
Negro American Labor Council
National Urban League
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Nonviolence
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.
Copy Location (1)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 7, frame 224
Copy Location (2)
BRP-DLC, Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Filing Info
Digital file 001581-008-0717
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/7/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/11/2000
8/26/2016 tenisha
Date Updated
8/26/2016 3:25:11 PM
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Report of Special Projects: September 1962-September 1963

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630900-035
Author
Lawson, James M.
Document Date
[9/1963]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lawson, James M.
Author Dates
1928-
Document ID
630900-035
Document Date
[9/1963]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Document
Document Length
2 pp.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Code for Location of Original
WHi
Location of Original
State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/7/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 3:53:56 PM
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''Mississippi: A Chronology of Violence and Intimidation in Mississippi since 1961''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640000-169
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1964]
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Document ID
640000-169
Document Date
[1964]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Document
Document Length
19 pp.
Dates
2/7/1964
4/4/1963
Names
Minnis, Jack
Caston, Billy Jack
Moses, Robert Parris
Lee, Herbert
Britt, Travis
Henry, Aaron
Dennis, David
Block, Samuel
Forman, James
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Sherrod, Charles
Reagan, Cordell
Nash, Diane
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
McComb, Miss.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Police - Complaints against
Student movements
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
3.1.0.950
Copy Location (1)
CSKCH-INP, Coretta Scott King Home Study Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/9/2011
4/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:18 AM
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Sermon delivered at Quinn Chapel (Chicago, Ill.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650725-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
[7/25/1965]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650725-002
Document Date
[7/25/1965]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
20.9 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Jesus Christ
Harrington, Michael
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Quinn Chapel (Chicago, Ill.)
Topics
Bible, N.T.
India trip
Parables
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
The Other America
Matthew 25:40
Luke 16
Code for Location of Original
ICQCCR-INP
Location of Original
Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church Records, Chicago, Ill, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/29/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/02/1999
Date Updated
11/16/2010 2:01:58 PM
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Draft, Why I am Opposed to the War in Vietnam, Sermon at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670430-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[4/30/1967]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670430-004
Document Date
[4/30/1967]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
19 pp.
Dates
4/4/1967
Names
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Dante Alighieri
Commager, Henry Steele [Amherst College]
Bennett, John C. (John Coleman) [Union Theological Seminary]
Heschel, Abraham Joshua [Jewish Theological Seminary]
Lincoln, Abraham
Thoreau, Henry David
Lowell, James Russell
Jesus Christ
Jefferson, Thomas
Hughes, Langston
Castro, Fidel
Mao, Zedong
Ngo, Dinh Diem
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
Organizations
Jewish Theological Seminary
Amherst College
Union Theological Seminary
Riverside Church (New York, N.Y.)
Clergy and Laymen Concerned About Vietnam (U.S.)
National Liberation Front
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Montgomery, Ala.
Albany, Ga.
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Hanoi, Vietnam
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Poverty
World Politics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Ghettos
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Communism
Conscientious objection
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Other Topics
Exodus 20:3
Isaiah 2:4
Galatians 6:7
John 8:32
Beyond Vietnam
Self Reliance
Transformed Nonconformist
Declaration of Independance
Romans 12:1-2
Geneva Accord
Luke 10:30-37
Matthew 4:16
Isaiah 40:4
1 John 4:7-8, 12
Luke 15:11-32
Acts 17:26
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, 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
7/21/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/11/1990
Date Updated
4/30/2010 10:51:18 AM
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