Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''Nonviolence and the Law''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571107-002
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/7/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document ID
571107-002
Document Date
11/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 4
Cal 5
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
11/1955
12/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Hill, Daniel G.
Lincoln, Abraham
Lohia, Rammanohar
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon [Fisk University]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Parks, Rosa
Scott, Dred
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Aristotle
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Socrates
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Organizations
Howard University
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Dept. of Justice
Montgomery Improvement Association
Fisk University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Hampton Institute
Places
India
Montgomery, Ala.
South Africa
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
United States - Constitutional law
Nonviolence
Imperialism
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Essay on Civil Disobedience
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
3.2.0.680
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
7/25/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/06/1989
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
5/8/2017 6:00:50 PM
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Address at the Thirty-sixth Annual Dinner of the War Resisters League

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590202-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
[2/2/1959]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590202-008
Document Date
[2/2/1959]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
13 pp.
Dates
1/1/1959
10/1958
Names
Muste, Abraham John
Almond, J. Lindsay (James Lindsay)
Gandhi, Mahatma
Einstein, Albert
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
War Resisters' League
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Richmond, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
India trip
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Pacifism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Other Topics
Matthew 26:52
A Study of History
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 119, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/05/1992
Date Updated
6/29/2009 11:25:42 AM
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Address at the Fiftieth Annual National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Convention

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590717-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/17/1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590717-001
Document Date
7/17/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Tolstoy, Leo, graf
Shakespeare, William
Williams, Robert Franklin
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Student movements
Other Topics
War and Peace
Othello
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 IIIA, folder 177
Copy Location (1)
LDRP-NN-Sc, Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, 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.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 11
Date Created
11/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/15/1991
Date Updated
12/5/2012 3:08:56 PM
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''The Law and Civil Disobedience''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591120-008
Author
Wofford, Harris
Document Date
11/20/1959
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wofford, Harris
Author Affiliation
University of Notre Dame
Document ID
591120-008
Document Date
11/20/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 6
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Enclosed in 611030-010
Dates
8/23/1960
9/14/1958
Names
Socrates
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Aquinas, Thomas, Saint
Twain, Mark
Buchanan, Scott Milross
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Thurmond, Strom
Organizations
Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
London, England
Topics
Civil Disobedience
Nonviolence
United States - Constitutional law
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
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 59, folder 55
Copy Location (2)
HFSP-T, Highlander Folk School Papers, Tennessee State Archives, Nashville, Tenn.
Filing Info
Box 10, folder 12
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/29/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
5/16/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''A Creative Protest''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600216-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Document Date
2/16/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
600216-004
Document Date
2/16/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Durham, N.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Hugo, Victor
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Topics
Afro-American student movements
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Nonviolence
Student movements
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Sit-ins
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.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/3/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/06/1995
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:29 PM
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''The Rising Tide of Racial Consciousness,'' Address at the Golden Anniversary Conference of the National Urban League

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600906-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/6/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
600906-000
Document Date
9/6/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Cowper, William
Jesus Christ
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Community Church of New York (New York, N.Y.)
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Discrimination
Civil Disobedience
Segregation--law and legislation
political participation
Nonviolence
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)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 10
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1990
Date Updated
10/4/2016 10:00:15 AM
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''The Rising Tide of Racial Consciousness,'' Address at the Golden Anniversary Conference of the National Urban League

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600906-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/6/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
600906-002
Document Date
9/6/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell)
Cowper, William
Jesus Christ
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
National Urban League
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Community Church of New York (New York, N.Y.)
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Discrimination
Civil Disobedience
Segregation--law and legislation
political participation
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
UNCFR-RWWL
Location of Original
United Negro College Fund Records, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta University Center, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
UNCFR-RWWL, United Negro College Fund Records, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/28/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/29/1992
12/20/2012 szwald
Date Updated
9/30/2016 3:07:37 PM
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''Civil Disobedience''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610207-004
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Place Written
Richmond, Ind.
Document Date
2/7/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dunbar, Leslie
Author Affiliation
Southern Regional Council
Document ID
610207-004
Document Date
2/7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Richmond, Ind.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
12 pp.
Dates
4/1960
5/1960
1/22/1961
9/1960
Names
Shadrach (Biblical figure)
Meshach (Biblical figure)
Abednego (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar I, King of Babylonia, 12th cent. B.C.
Sophocles
Socrates
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Wofford, Harris
Sitton, Claude
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kneen, Brewster
Byrd, Harry Flood [United States. Congress. Senate]
Patterson, John Malcolm [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Hobbes, Thomas
Yungblut, John R. [Quaker House]
Luther, Martin
Camus, Albert
Organizations
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.
National Student Conference (4/1960)
Earlham College
Student Voice
New York Times Magazine
The Progressive
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress. Senate
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Quaker House
White Citizens Council
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Cleveland, Ohio
Topics
Nonviolence
Direct action
Civil Disobedience
Student movements
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Church and Race Relations
School integration
Jail no bail
Conscientious objection
Natural law
United States - Constitutional law
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Other Topics
Stride Towards Freedom
Anitgone
Crito
Mark 12:17
Luke 20:25
Civil Disobedience
The Burning Truth in the South
Dr. King, Symbol of the Segregation Struggle
Nonviolence and Vision
U.S. Constitution
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
3.2.0.170
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/12/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1998
Date Updated
9/1/2015 12:46:38 PM
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Address at Freedom Riders Rally at First Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610521-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
5/21/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610521-000
Document Date
5/21/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Patterson, John Malcolm
Hitler, Adolf
Organizations
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Anniston, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
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 108
Copy Location (1)
HJP-GAMK, H.J. Palmer Papers, 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.
Filing Info
Box 108
Date Created
3/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/15/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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''The American Dream,'' Address delivered at Lincoln University Commencement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610606-025
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610606-025
Document Date
[6/6/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Lincoln University, Pa.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
41.8 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Nabrit, James M. (James Madison)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Myrdal, Gunnar
Anderson, Marian
Benedict, Ruth
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Spencer, Herbert
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Robinson, Jackie
Lewis, Joe
Hayes, Roland
Owens, Jesse
Carver, George Washington
Meade, Margaret
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean)
Donne, John
Weber, Alfred
Einstein, Albert
Thoreau, Henry David
Aristotle
Hope, Bob
Jesus Christ
Lincoln, Abraham
Handel, George Frideric
George V
Kennedy, Robert F.
Darwin, Charles
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Lincoln University
Places
Calcutta, India
Bombay, India
Nigeria
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-American Education
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Anti-Semitism
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Communism
Direct action
Discrimination
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accomodations
Economic development
Freedom rides
India trip
International Cooperation
Jews
Judaism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
Pacifism
Poverty
Psychology
Race relations
racism
Reconciliation
School integration
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Social Activism
Student movements
United States - Constitutional law
Natural law
Police - Complaints against
war and morals
I Have a Dream
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Genesis 9:24-25
Code for Location of Original
SP-LHML-PLuL
Location of Original
Special Collections and Archives, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Lincoln University, Lincoln University, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/17/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/22/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:35 AM
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