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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570107-004
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/7/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570107-004
Document Date
1/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)][Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Economic development
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
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.
Filing Info
Box 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/16/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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''A Statement to the South and Nation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570111-008
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Genre
Manifesto
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Leaders Conference
Document ID
570111-008
Document Date
1/10/1957-1/11/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Manifesto
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King.
Dates
1/10/1957 - 1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. K.
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Brownell, Herbert
Christ, Jesus
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Supreme Court
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United States. Dept. of Justice
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
Imperialism
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Other Topics
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
NCCP-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Papers, Presbyterian Department of History, Philadelphia, Penn.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
NCCR-PPPrHi, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Filing Info
Box 46, folder 30
Copy Location (2)
CAABP-WHi, Carl and Anne Braden Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 58, folder 6
Copy Location (3)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 132
Copy Location (4)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 9, folder 20
Copy Location (5)
RWP-DLC, Roy Wilkins Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/08/1991
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:37:16 AM
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''Report on the Southern Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-violent Integration''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570111-035
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Lasley, Russell R.
Document ID
570111-035
Document Date
[1/11/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
1/10/1957
1/9/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
King, Martin Luther
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
King, Coretta Scott
Pelt, Owen D.
Hayes, Charles
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lasley, Russell R.
Davis, A.L.
Carey, James B.
Hall, John H.
Organizations
Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Non-Violent Integration
United Packinghouse Workers of America, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Meetings
Labor Movement
Churches-vandalism
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 373, folder 6; Box 381, folder 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/8/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/04/1998
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:57:25 PM
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''Time For Freedom''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570517-037
Author
Lerner, Gerda
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Genre
Film
Document Type
Film

Letter to Pastor and Members

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570803-000
Author
Pleasure, Mose
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
8/3/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Pleasure, Mose
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570803-000
Document Date
8/3/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
8/5/1957
Names
Parks, Rosa
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Mount Zion A. M. E. Zion Church
Holt Street Baptist Church
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Code for Location of Original
RGP-INP
Location of Original
Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
NN-Sc, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/17/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/23/1990
Date Updated
4/8/2009 8:56:08 AM
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''The Future of Integration, Address at the Fourth Biennial Wage and Contract, Third National Anti-Discrimination and Third National Women's Activities Conference of the United Packinghouse Workers''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571002-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/2/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
571002-000
Document Date
10/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
28 pp.
Names
Helstein, Ralph [United Packinghouse Workers of America.]
Lowell, James Russell
Bryant, William Cullen
Carlyle, Thomas
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Lasley, Russell R.
Organizations
United Packinghouse Workers of America
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Crusade for Citizenship
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
School integration
Labor Movement
political participation
Crusade for Citizenship
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Other Topics
Galatians 3:28
Amos 5:24
Code for Location of Original
UPWR-WHi
Location of Original
United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 526
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
12/11/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/12/1990
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:28 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Ralph Abernathy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571130-000
Author
Wofford, Harris
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Document Date
11/30/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
Covington & Burling
Document ID
571130-000
Document Date
11/30/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
8 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure. Actual letter is 1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Smuts, Jan Christiaan
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Howard University
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Supreme Court
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
Louisville, Ky.
Baltimore, Md.
Pittsburgh, Penn.
Topics
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans - Religion
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Strategic Planning
School integration
Other Topics
A Proposed Next Step for the Montgomery Improvement Association and the Southern Negro Minister's Conference
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
Date Updated
1/29/2009 5:27:56 PM
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''Minutes of Executive Committee Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580326-008
Author
Aronson, Arnold
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/26/1958
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Aronson, Arnold
Author Dates
1911-1998
Author Affiliation
Consultative Conference on Desegregation
Document ID
580326-008
Document Date
3/26/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
2/17/1958
2/18/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Blake, Eugene Carson
Campbell, Will D.[National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Fleischman, Harry [National Labor Service]
Fleming, Harold C. [Southern Regional Council]
Hunton, George K. [Catholic Interracial Council]
Lee, J. Oscar [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Morsell, John A. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Muravchik, Emanuel [Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)]
Oliver, William H. [International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Rainach, William M. [Louisianna State. Senate.]
Organizations
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Southern Regional Council
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Catholic Interracial Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Jewish Labor Committee (U.S.)
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO)
United States. Congress. Senate.
Places
Dallas, Texas
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
New York Herald Tribune
Shreveport News
Code for Location of Original
NCCR-PPPrHi
Location of Original
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Records, Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia, Pa.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 45, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/29/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/03/1992
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:26:15 PM
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Draft, Chapter IX, ''Desegregation at Last,'' Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580500-043
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-043
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
71 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosed statement.
Dates
2/1/1956
12/28/1956
1/10/1957
10/30/1956
1/28/1957
11/13/1956
1/31/1957
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Alexander, T.M. (Theodore Martin)
King, Coretta Scott
Gayle, W. A.
Johnson, Frank Minis
Thomas, Rex [Associated Press]
Gray, Fred D.
Hall, Peter
Johns, Vernon
Langford, Charles D.
Billingsley, Orzell
Abernathy, Ralph
Johnson, Frank M.
Sellers, Clyde
Till, Emmett
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Black, Hugo LaFayette
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Smiley, Glenn E. [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Graetz, Robert S.
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Hall, Grover C.
Patterson, Merle [First Presbyterian Church]
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Carter, Robert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]
Organizations
Lloyd’s (Firm)
Associated Press
First Presbyterian Church
Men of Montgomery
United States. Supreme Court
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Hutchinson Street Baptist Church
Bell Street Baptist Church
Mount Olive Baptist Church
St. John A.M.E. Church
The Montgomery Advertiser
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
First Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Improvement Association--Assaults against
Churches-vandalism
Nonviolence
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 87, folder 8B (3 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/7/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/08/1991
Date Updated
4/14/2009 9:57:04 AM
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Notes on Edgar Daniel Nixon's role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580520-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
5/20/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580520-000
Document Date
5/20/1958
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 121, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/19/1989
Date Updated
1/29/2009 9:58:28 AM
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