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Excerpts, Address for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document550626-001
Author
[Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)]
Place Written
Atlantic City, N.J.
Document Date
6/26/1955
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous)]
Author Dates
1913-1994
Document ID
550626-001
Document Date
6/26/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlantic City, N.J.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education
School integration
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
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
Vault Box 2, folder 1, box 18, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/22/1997
Date Updated
4/15/2009 4:40:54 PM
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''The 'New Negro' of the South: Behind the Montgomery Story,'' Address at NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund annual dinner on 5/17/1956

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560600-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
6/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560600-000
Document Date
6/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Socialist Call 24 (June 1956): 16-19.
Dates
5/17/1951
Names
Scott, Dred
Cowper, William
Watts, Isaac
Gandhi, Mahatma
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Race relations
Slavery
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Nonviolence
Communism
Psychology
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
The Peril of Superficial Optimism in the Area of Race Relations
A Realistic Look at Race Relations
Amos 5:24
Declaration of Independence
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 107
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/17/1988
Date Updated
10/14/2015 4:33:43 PM
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''The Right Way is Not a Moderate Way'', speech to the Montgomery Improvement Association

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561205-001
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/5/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Author Dates
1897-1966
Document ID
561205-001
Document Date
12/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King on verso of page 8
Names
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
Shakespeare, William
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles August)
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Topics
Nonviolence
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
United States Constitution
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 6, folder 38
Copy Location (1)
RJGC-INP, R.J. Glasco Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (3)
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 (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/11/1991
Date Updated
6/19/2015 10:00:55 AM
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''Desegregation and the Future,'' Address delivered at the Annual Luncheon of the National Committee for Rural Schools

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561215-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561215-004
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
38.9 min.
Document Note
2 sound cassettes: analog
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft [City College of New York]
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
Commodore Hotel [New York, N.Y.]
City College of New York
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Republican Party
Democratic Party
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Mobile, Ala.
Topics
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
United States - Constitutional law
Other Topics
Plessy Doctorine
Star Spangled Banner
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
ET-13
Copy Location (1)
JWC-INP, Joseph Wilson Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/03/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Memo to Sherman Adams

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570402-018
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/2/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rabb, Maxwell M.
Author Dates
1910-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
570402-018
Document Date
4/2/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosure 570402-017.
Dates
5/17/1957
4/5/1957
Names
Adams, Sherman
Powell, Adam Clayton
Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice), 1911-1984
Lincoln, Abraham
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Code for Location of Original
WCFO-KAbE
Location of Original
White House Central Files (Official File), Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Location of Original - Detail
OF-142-A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/24/1992
Date Updated
11/10/2009 3:19:04 PM
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''Call to a Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570405-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570405-006
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
5/17/1954
Names
Scott, Dred
Lincoln, Abraham
Kilgore, Thomas
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
First Baptist Church
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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 2, Folder 10
Copy Location (1)
DDEP-KAbE, Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box IIIA, folder 245
Date Created
7/31/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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''This is a Great Time to be Alive,'' Address in acceptance of the Social Justice Award of the Religion and Labor Foundation, Inc. at the Sheraton-Astor Hotel

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570424-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/24/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570424-001
Document Date
4/24/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Not in
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
7 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
7/1957
1/9/1958
Names
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
Religious and Labor Foundation, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Columbs, Ohio
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Slavery
Philosophy
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Segregation--law and legislation
Imperialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Other Topics
At the Threshold of Integration
A View of the Dawn
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 2, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 107
Date Created
7/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/31/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:27 PM
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''This is a Great Time to be Alive,'' Address delivered in acceptance of the Social Justice Award of the Religion and Labor Foundation, Inc.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570424-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
[4/24/1957]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570424-005
Document Date
[4/24/1957]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Published In
John Milton Talking Book Magazine, July 1957
Dates
5/17/1954
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Communism
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Other Topics
At the Threshold of Integration
Code for Location of Original
JMSBR-NNJM
Location of Original
John Milton Society for the Blind Records, John Milton Society for the Blind, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/5/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/01/1991
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:31:56 PM
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''A View of the Dawn''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570500-002
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/1957
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570500-002
Document Date
5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Cal. 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
5 pp.
Published In
Interracial Review 30 (May 1957): 82-85
Dates
4/24/1957
5/17/1957
Names
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
Religion and Labor Foundation, Inc.
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1957
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 2, folder 10
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
7/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/31/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:35 PM
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Address at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570517-042
Author
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Document Date
5/17/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Author Dates
1890-1976
Document ID
570517-042
Document Date
5/17/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
5 pp.
Names
Lincoln, Abraham
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
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 106, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/11/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/17/1998
Date Updated
1/26/2009 11:58:32 AM
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