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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Smiley, Glenn E.
Author Affiliation
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
560413-000
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Riles, Wilson C.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Young Man's Christian Association (YMCA)
Montgomery Advertiser
Atlanta Daily World
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Birmingham, Ala.
India
South Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans and mass media
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 16
Copy Location (1)
FORR-PSC-P, Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973, Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/5/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/24/1989
Date Updated
9/28/2015 11:14:30 AM
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''Nine Initial Projects''

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Author
Committee for Nonviolent Integration
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
[4/13/1956]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Committee for Nonviolent Integration
Document ID
560413-002
Document Date
[4/13/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Document Note
Enclosed in 560413-007.
Names
Jack, Homer Alexander
Farmer, James
Rustin, Bayard
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Day, Dorothy
Peck, James
Houser, George M.
Bristol, James E.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Councils
Liberation
Catholic Worker
American Committee on Africa
American Friends Service Committee
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
White Citizens Council
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with government officials
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Other Topics
Why Montgomery's Bus Boycott Must Remain Nonviolent
Walk for Freedom
Justice Without Violence
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
NTC-NN, Norman Thomas Collection, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/07/1991
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:20 AM
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Statement of purpose

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Author
Committee for Nonviolent Integration
Document Date
[4/13/1956]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Committee for Nonviolent Integration
Document ID
560413-003
Document Date
[4/13/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 560413-007
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Communism
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association -- relations with other organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association -- fundraising
Other Topics
Give Me That Old Time Religion
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
NTC-NN, Norman Thomas Collection, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/3/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/07/1991
Date Updated
5/26/2015 11:24:20 AM
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''Housing Committee Report''

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Author
Glasco, R. J.
Jones, Moses W.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Glasco, R. J.
Jones, Moses W.
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560413-006
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Dates
4/12/1956
Names
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel)
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Jones, Moses W.
Abernathy, Ralph
Pierce, James E.
Organizations
St. John's Church
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--strategic planning
Montgomery Improvement Association--finance
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)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/29/1990
Date Updated
4/13/2009 11:59:20 AM
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Letter to Benjamin Elijah Mays

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Author
Muste, Abraham John
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Muste, Abraham John
Author Dates
1885-1967
Author Affiliation
Committee for Nonviolent Integration
Document ID
560413-007
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Document Note
Contains enclosures 560413-002 and 560413-003.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Mays, Benjamin Elijah [Morehouse College]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Harrington, Donald
Nelson, William Stuart
Organizations
Atlanta University
Montgomery Improvement Association
Morehouse College
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels - Fundraising
Code for Location of Original
BEMP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/22/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/25/1991
2/22/2012 szwald
Date Updated
2/28/2017 1:08:39 PM
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Letter to Richard A. Lowe

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Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
4/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Document ID
560413-008
Document Date
4/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Lowe, Richard A.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Lowe's Consolidated Enterprises
Topics
Support correspondence
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 61, folder 6, 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/14/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/20/1994
Date Updated
4/3/2009 5:11:35 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Gibbs, Jewelle Taylor
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/14/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Gibbs, Jewelle Taylor
Document ID
560414-000
Document Date
4/14/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gibbs, James Lowell
King, Coretta Scott
King, Yolanda
Organizations
Radcliffe College
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Department of Labor
Harvard University
Topics
Support correspondence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
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 66, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/1989
Date Updated
6/2/2009 9:51:40 AM
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Press release, ''Martin Luther King, Jr. Speaks in Columbus''

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Author
Durham, Barbee William
Place Written
Columbus, Ohio
Document Date
4/15/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Durham, Barbee William
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
560415-001
Document Date
4/15/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Columbus, Ohio
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Faulkner, William
Francis, Charles
Organizations
Life Magazine
Places
Dayton, Ohio
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Public Speaking
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 3-A273
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/18/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1990
Date Updated
4/13/2009 12:02:02 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Horace, James L.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
4/16/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Horace, James L.
Author Affiliation
Baptist General State Convention of Illinois
Document ID
560416-002
Document Date
4/16/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/4/1956-6/9/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Bethel Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Public Speaking
Montgomery Improvement Association -- fundraising
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 14, folder 27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/6/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/01/1989
Date Updated
4/3/2009 5:12:13 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Miller, William Robert
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/16/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Miller, William Robert
Author Affiliation
Fellowship Publications
Document ID
560416-006
Document Date
4/16/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Smiley, Glenn E.
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Montgomery Imorovement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
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 16, folder 31
Copy Location (1)
WRMP-GAMK, William Robert Miller Papers, 1955-1968, 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
x 1, folder 1
Date Created
8/14/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/29/1989
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:54:17 AM
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