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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''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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''The New Frontier,'' Address at the Democratic National Convention

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600715-004
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Document Date
7/15/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Document ID
600715-004
Document Date
7/15/1960
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Names
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)
Symington, Stuart
Truman, Harry S.
Lincoln, Abraham
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Buchanan, James
Taft, William H. (William Howard)
Wilson, Woodrow
Hoover, Herbert
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
George, David Lloyd
Henry II, King of England
Cromwell, Richard
Benson, Ezra Taft
Dirksen, Everett McKinley
Coolidge, Calvin
Harding, Warren G.
Churchill, Winston, Sir
McKinley, William
Pierce, Franklin
Fillmore, Millard
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Democratic Convention, 1960
Communism
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
JFKPOF- MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, President's Office Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
JKPOF-137-003
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/15/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/24/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:20:04 AM
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Remarks at National Conference on Constitutional Rights and American Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601012-008
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/12/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Author Dates
1917-1963
Author Affiliation
United States. Congress. Senate
Document ID
601012-008
Document Date
10/12/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1954
1955
1/1961
2/1961
3/1961
Names
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell)
Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman) [United States. Congress. Senate]
Reeves, Frank D.
Nash, Philleo
Celler, Emanuel [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Williams, G. Mennen
Hart, Philip A. (Philip Aloysius)
Price (Mrs.)
Williams (Mr.)
Desellerelli, Andy
Clark, Joseph S. [United States. Congress. Senate]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Wilson, Woodrow
Truman, Harry
Organizations
United States. White House
United States. Congress. Senate
Democratic Party
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
United Nations
Places
Minnesota
Washington, D.C.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Discrimination in housing
Presidential candidates, 1960
Economic development
Code for Location of Original
JFKCAMP-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Pre-Presidential Papers, Presidential Campaign Files, 1960, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/7/2014 12:06:40 PM
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''Are We Still Buying a New World with Old Confederate Bills?''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601016-002
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/16/1960
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
601016-002
Document Date
10/16/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Names
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)
Tillich, Paul
Buber, Martin
Jaspers, Karl
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
United Nations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Communism
Theology
Race relations
Presidential candidates, 1960
political participation
Nonviolence
equality
Discrimination
Church and Race Relations
Afro-American student movements
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 107 (Addresses by Others)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/25/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/1997
Date Updated
10/27/2009 3:48:54 PM
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''The Negro and the American Dream,'' Address delivered at Memorial Auditorium

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601230-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Chattanooga, Tenn.]
Document Date
[12/30/1960]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
601230-008
Document Date
[12/30/1960]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 5
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Chattanooga, Tenn.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
34 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
1896
1957
Names
Myrdal, Gunnar
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Sibelius, Jean
Toscanini, Arturo
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Owens, Jesse
Louis, Joe
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
MacMillan, Harold
Maria Cristina, Queen, consort of Alfonso XII, King of Spain
George V, King of Great Britain
Organizations
Democratic Party
Republican Party
United States. Supreme Court
United States. Congress
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nigeria
Ghana
Gordon County, Ga.
Virginia
Philadelphia, Pa.
Finland
Atlanta, Ga.
Fayette County, Tenn.
Haywood County, Tenn.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Discrimination
Discrimination in public accomodations
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Second Emancipation Proclamation
Voter registration
Other Topics
Emancipation Proclamation
Declaration of Independence
Plessy Doctrine
Constitution of the United States
Charity
Oh Freedom
Code for Location of Original
BTC-INP
Location of Original
Barry Tulloss Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/9/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
9/10/2010
5/28/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:18 AM
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''The Negro and the American Dream,'' Emancipation Day Address Delivered at Municipal Auditorium

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610102-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Document Date
1/2/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610102-003
Document Date
1/2/1961
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
52 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Owens, Jesse
Jackson, Curtis J. [First African Baptist Church]
Azikiwe, Nnamdi
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Robinson, Jackie
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Carver, George Washington
King, Coretta Scott
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
Gandhi, Mahatma
Jesus Christ
Law, W. W. (Westley Wallace)
Organizations
First African Baptist Church
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana, Africa
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Student movements
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Emancipation Proclamation
Jews
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
B-24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/22/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/16/2010
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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''The Negro and the American Dream,'' Address at Municipal Auditorium

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610102-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Document Date
[1/2/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610102-004
Document Date
[1/2/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
25 pp.
Dates
5/7/1954
1957
1896
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Handel, George Frideric
Einstein, Albert
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Isaiah (Biblical prophet)
Amos (Biblical prophet)
King, Coretta Scott
Washington, Booker T.
Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Louis, Joe
Robinson, Jackie
Owen, Dusty
Jesus Christ
King George V (of England)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Nehru, Jawaharlal
Khruschev, Nikita
Lowell, James Russell
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
First African Baptist Church
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Gordon County, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Pennsylvania
New Hampshire
Mississippi
India
Russia
France
Germany
Italy
Japan
Egypt
Nigeria
Philadelphia, Penn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Ghana
Topics
Student movements
Voter registration
Loving Your Enemies
Emancipation Proclamation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Segregation--law and legislation
Africa trip, 1957
India trip
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44
Emanicaption Proclamation
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
1/7/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/12/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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''The Future of Integration,'' Address at Canoga Park High School

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610115-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Canoga Park, Calif.
Document Date
1/15/1961
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610115-001
Document Date
1/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Canoga Park, Calif.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
1857
1896
Names
Doty, Fred O.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Cowper, William
Spencer, Herbert
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
University of Georgia
Central High School
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Woodland Hills Community Church (Woodland Hills, Calif.)
Places
Egypt
New Orleans, La.
Athens, Ga.
California
Illinois
Mississippi
New York
Pennsylvania
Alabama
Topics
Apartheid--South Africa
Communism
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Slavery
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Dred Scott
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in Employment
Psychology
Nonviolence
School integration
Student movements
Other Topics
In Christ There is no East or West
The Negro's Complaint
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
WHCCR-INP
Location of Original
Woodland Hills Community Church Records, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/11/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
3/24/2014 3:19:03 PM
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The Question of Progress in the Area of Race Relations, Address delivered at Temple Emanuel

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610312-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Worcester, Mass.
Document Date
[3/12/1961]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610312-001
Document Date
[3/12/1961]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
v. cut
Cal. 7
Place Written
Worcester, Mass.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
68.5 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Names
Klein, Joseph
Gregory, Dick
Gandhi, Mahatma
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Organizations
Nation of Islam
Temple Emanuel (Worcester, Mass.)
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Voter registration
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Discrimination in housing
Code for Location of Original
TEC-MWTE
Location of Original
Temple Emanuel Collection, Temple Emanuel Sinai Archives, Worcester, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/28/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/17/2011
8/23/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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