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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630205-016
Author
Powell, Lawrence J.
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Document Date
2/5/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Powell, Lawrence J.
Document ID
630205-016
Document Date
2/5/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
McKinney, Wade H. [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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 69, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/2004 16:4:24
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Date Updated
6/6/2017 5:43:02 PM
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Letter to Lawrence J. Powell

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630213-013
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
2/13/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630213-013
Document Date
2/13/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/5/1963
Names
Powell, Lawrence J.
McKinney, Wade Hampton [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
Smith, Kelly Miller [First Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Organizations
Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
First Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Cleveland, Ohio
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 69, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/11/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/2004 16:4:3
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Date Updated
6/27/2017 12:59:47 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630425-001
Author
Williams, N. Sylvester
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Document Date
4/25/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Williams, N. Sylvester
Author Affiliation
Christian Community Center (Cleveland, Ohio)
Document ID
630425-001
Document Date
4/25/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/14/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McDonald, Dora E.
King, Alberta Williams
Locher, Ralph S. [Cleveland (Ohio). Office of the Mayor]
Rosenthal, Rudolph M.
Battisti, Frank J. [United States. District Court (Ohio : Northern District)]
Hoover, Carole
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Church Civic League
Cleveland (Ohio). Office of the Mayor
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. District Court (Ohio : Northern District)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
MLKP-MBU
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/25/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
4/30/2003 11:51:31
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Date Updated
9/15/2016 10:44:32 AM
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Form letter to Brother in Christ

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630502-042
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/2/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630502-042
Document Date
5/2/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/14/1963
5/12/1963
Names
Hoover, Carole
Organizations
Cory Methodist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
Places
Cleveland, Ohio
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Birmingham, 1963
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 128, folder 13
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/20/2012 szwald
Date Updated
10/13/2016 3:55:54 PM
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Letter to Lorenzo Spicer

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630603-012
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/3/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630603-012
Document Date
6/3/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630603-011.
Names
Spicer, Lorenzo
Smith, Kelly Miller
Smith, Alice
Organizations
Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
Places
Cleveland, Ohio
Nashville, Tenn.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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 63, folder 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/5/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/19/2005 11:59:18
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Date Updated
8/11/2016 2:37:07 PM
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Press release, SCLC demands retraction from Saturday Evening Post article

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630616-002
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/16/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630616-002
Document Date
6/16/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 630615-000
Dates
6/16/1963
6/15/1963
9/1/1962-3/1/1963
3/1/1963-5/1/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Eskridge, Chauncey [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cleghorn, Reese [Saturday Evening Post]
Waters, Enoch P. [Associated Negro Press]
Johnson, Robert E. (Robert Edward) [Johnson Publications, Inc.]
Burns, Ben [Chicago Defender]
Nunn, William G. [Pittsburgh Courier Publishing Co.]
Pitts, George [Chicago Courier]
Leavell, Balm [The Crusader]
Hicks, James L. [Afro-American]
Woods, Howard B. [St. Louis Argus]
Washington, Chester [Los Angeles Sentinel]
Organizations
Saturday Evening Post
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta Journal
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Citizenship Education Program
United Press International
Associated Press
Associated Negro Press
Johnson Publications, Inc.
Chicago Defender
Pittsburgh Courier Publishing Co.
Chicago Courier
The Crusader
Afro-American
New York Amsterdam News
New Orleans Lousiana Weekly
St. Louis Argus
Cleveland Call and Post
Los Angeles Sentinel
California Eagle
Norfolk Journal & Guide
Kansas City Call
Michigan Chronicle
Philadelphia Tribune
Philadelphia Independent
Houston Informer
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Memphis, Tenn.
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Baltimore, Md.
New Orleans, La.
St. Louis, Mo.
Cleveland, Ohio
Los Angeles, Calif
Norfolk, Va.
Kansas City, Mo.
Detroit, Mich.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Houston, Texas
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Martin Luther King, Jr.-- Personal finances
Voter registration
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 34, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/13/2000
Date Updated
3/16/2016 3:39:27 PM
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Press release, Seven organizations collaborate on desegregation activities

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630703-011
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/3/1963
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Document ID
630703-011
Document Date
7/3/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Cushner, Fredericka
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Milstein, Tom
Peterson, James
Jackson, General
Eyer, Joseph
Woods,Abraham
Long, Worth
Black, Timuel
Strong, Curtis
Shanks, Lela
Trice, George A.
Reynolds, Isaac
Richardson, Gloria
Bailey, Troy
Epps, Arthur
Sheffield, Horace
White, James
Clay, William
Timberlake, Connie
Richardson, George
McNatt, Isaac
Scott, John A.
Cook, James
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Holmes, Clarence
Vinegar, C. W.
Evans, Samuel
Wilkerson, Herbert
Banks, Lester
Wood, Virgil
Brown, Ed
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Height, Dorothy I. [National Council of Negro Women]
Forman, James [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Greenberg, Jack [NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund]
Weingarten, Victor [Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership]
Organizations
Ad Hoc Council for United Civil Rights Leadership
Hotel Carlyle (New York, N.Y.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
National Council of Negro Women
American Jewish Congress
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
National Conference of Catholics for Interracial Justice
National Council of Churches of Christ in America
Negro American Labor Council
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Alumni Association of Catholic University
American Civil Liberties Union
Americans for Democratic Action
American Friends Service Committee
American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
Association of Catholic Trade Unionists
Chicago Commission on Human Relations
City Commission on Human Rights of New York
Committee on Religion and Race
Committee of Conscience
Delta Sigma Theta Center of Human Relations
Council of Community Churches
Japanese American Citizens League
Jewish Labor Committee
Jewish War Veterans
Mobilization for Youth
National Council of Jewish Women
New York City Mission Society
National Federation of Settlements
New York State Association of Elks
Pan African Student Organization
Presbyterian Interracial Council
Price Hall Grand Lodge of the Masons of the State of New York
Prince Hall Order of the Eastern Stars
Priceton Human Rights Group
Queen's College Student Association
Rutgers University Labor Institute
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
United Conference of College Teachers
United Hebrew Trades
Workmen's Circle
Workers' Defence League
Young Christian Worker
Young Israel
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Places
San Francisco, Calif.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Denver, Colo.
Bridgeport, Conn.
Wilmington, Del.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chicago, Ill.
Gary, Ind.
Kansas City, Kansas
Louisville, Ky.
Plaquemine, La.
Cambridge, Md.
Baltimore, Ed.
Boston, Mass.
Detroit, Mich.
Minneapolis, Minn.
St. Louis, Mo.
Kansas City, Mo.
Newark, N.J.
Bergen County, N.Y.
New York, N.Y.
White Plains, N.Y.
Durham, N.C.
Cleveland, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Richmond, Va.
Lynchburg, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 68, folder 30
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/21/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/25/2004 17:21:40
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Date Updated
3/22/2016 5:34:37 PM
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''Making It in on Broken Pieces,'' Sermon delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630804-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[8/4/1963]
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
630804-000
Document Date
[8/4/1963]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
45 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Herod Agrippa I, King of Judea.
Dunbar, Paul Laurence
Keller, Helen
Milton, John
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Handel, George Frideric
Bunyan, John
Hitler, Adolf
Rubinstein, Artur
Einstein, Albert
Freud, Sigmund
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Hosea (Biblical prophet)
Isaiah (Biblical prophet)
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Washington, Booker T.
Hayes, Roland
Anderson, Marian
Toscanini, Arturo
Sibelius, Jean
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Carver, George Washington
Bethune, Mary McLeod
Tillich, Paul
Baldwin, James
Hughes, Langston
Hartsfield, William Berry
Sanders, Carl Edward
Dvorak, Antonin
Douglass, Frederick
Lincoln, Abraham
Moses (Biblical leader)
John, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Places
Damascus, Syria
Rome, Italy
Cyprus
Crete
Reno, Nevada
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Trinidad
Gordon County, Ga.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Africa
South America
Caribbean
Cleveland, Ohio
Asia
Mississippi
Alabama
Georgia
South Carolina
Louisiana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Bible, N.T.
Slavery
Jews
Other Topics
Pilgrim's Progress
Acts 26:2-32
Acts 27:43-44
Paradise Lost
Mother to Son
The Fire Next Time
Matthew 25:21
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/21/1997
Date Updated
3/27/2017 2:51:38 PM
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Order of service, Installation service for Kelly Miller Smith

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630929-000
Author
Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Document Date
9/29/1963
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)
Document ID
630929-000
Document Date
9/29/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Cleveland, Ohio
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
15 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Smith, Kelly Miller [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
Burroughs, Parker [Cleveland Baptist Association]
Lawson, B. Robert [Baptist Ministers' Conference]
Warner, Marguerite [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
Jacobs, Donald G.
Pogue, Isaiah P.
Branch, Emanuel
Bolton, Frances P.
Locher, Ralph
Silver, Jeremy
Fort, William H. (Mrs.)
Webb, James O. [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
Spicer, Lorenzo [Antioch Baptist Church (Cleveland, Ohio)]
McKinney, Ruth Berry
Smith, Alice Clark
Organizations
Cleveland Baptist Association
Baptist Ministers' Conference
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Other Topics
A Knock at Midnight
Code for Location of Original
KMSP-GAMK
Location of Original
Kelley Miller Smith Papers, 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
1/22/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/24/1992
Date Updated
7/27/2016 3:57:59 PM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631021-015
Author
Young, Andrew
Document Date
10/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Young, Andrew
Author Dates
1932-
Document ID
631021-015
Document Date
10/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1964
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Anderson, William G.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Georgia
Tennessee
Florida
Harlem, N.Y.
Cleveland, Ohio
Akron, Ohio
Dayton, Ohio
Columbus, Ohio
Indianapolis, Ind.
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Gary, Ind.
Muncie, Ind.
Chicago, Ill.
East St. Louis, Ill.
Springfield, Ill.
California
Texas
Mississippi
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates 1964
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Public opinion polls
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 35, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/21/2003 16:50:27
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Date Updated
12/6/2016 5:36:21 PM
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