Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Telegram to Glenn E. Smiley

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
10/17/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561017-000
Document Date
10/17/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/5/1956-12/7/1956
12/5/1956 - 12/7/1956
Names
Smiley, Glenn E., [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Nonviolence
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
FORR-PSC-P
Location of Original
Fellowship of Reconciliation Records, 1943-1973 , Swarthmore College Peace Collection, Swarthmore, Pa.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/22/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/23/1988
Date Updated
4/16/2014 3:03:20 PM
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''Quotable excerpts''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561025-003
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[10/25/1956]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[King, Martin Luther, Jr.]
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561025-003
Document Date
[10/25/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 561025-001
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Places
Africa
Asia
Topics
Imperialism
Nonviolence
Psychology
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Matthew 26:52
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 19, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/24/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/14/1990
Date Updated
12/4/2009 10:23:13 AM
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''Walking to Freedom Lauded at Montgomery Premiere

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561100-009
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
11/1956
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Fellowship of Reconciliation
Document ID
561100-009
Document Date
11/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
Fellowship 22 (November 1956): 24-25
Dates
10/1/1956
12/1955
Names
Hassler, Alfred
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Rustin, Bayard
Houser, George M.
Farmer, James
Muste, Abraham John
Parks, Rosa
Graetz, Robert S.
Smiley, Glenn E.
Riles, Wilson C.
Cannon, Robert L.
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Hutchinson Baptist Church
Tuskegee Institute
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Mobile, Ala.
Clinton, Tenn.
Sturgis, Ky.
Clay, Ky.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Afro-Americans and mass media
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
Walk to Freedom
What the Bible Teaches About Freedom
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, Folder 222
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/20/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/29/1997
Date Updated
8/19/2009 3:07:57 PM
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Press release, Prominent Americans to Participate in Montgomery Institute on Nonviolent Social Change

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/15/1956
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561115-011
Document Date
11/15/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Jackson, J. H. (Joseph Harrison)
Robinson, James H.
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Burroughs, Nannie Helen
Taylor, Gardner C.
Valien, Preston
Steele, C. Kenzie
Smiley, Glenn E.
Jackson, Mahalia
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Organizations
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Fellowship of Reconciliation
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Fisk University
Gammon Theological Seminary
Church of the master
Concord Baptist Church
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Topics
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/01/1991
Date Updated
1/20/2010 3:36:53 PM
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Form letter to Reverends

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561121-007
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561121-007
Document Date
[11/21/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/3/1956-12/9/1956
11/13/1956
11/15/1956 - 11/30/1956
Names
Jackson, J.H. (Joseph Harrison)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Taylor, Gardner C.
Robinson, James H.
Richardson, Harry V. (Harry VanBuren)
Organizations
Institute on Nonviolence and Social Change
United States. Supreme Court
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Concord Baptist Church
Church of the Master
Gammon Theological Seminary
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Church and Race Relations
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Nonviolence
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/27/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/02/1991
Date Updated
8/18/2015 9:45:55 AM
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''Facing the Challenge of a New Age,'' Address at the first annual Institute of Nonviolence and Social Change at Holt Street Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561203-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
12/3/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
561203-000
Document Date
12/3/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 3
Cal. 6
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Dates
1619
5/17/1954
Names
Heraclitus, of Ephesus
Donne, John
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Shakespeare, William
Malloch, Douglas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Carlyle, Thomas
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Hegel, George Wilhelm Friedrich
Scott, Dred
Hope, Bob
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Jesus Christ
Caesar, Julius
Organizations
Institute on Non-Violence and Social Change
Holt Street Baptist Church
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Places
Asia
Africa
Egypt
Hungary
China
Plymouth
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Social Activism
Social Gospel
Imperialism
Slavery
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Agape
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Plessy Doctrine
Matthew 5:44-45
The Star Spangled Banner
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 3, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
SLA-GASU, Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections Department, William Russell Pullen Library, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Ga
Copy Location (2)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
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.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 11
Copy Location (4)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 135, ''Facing the Challenge of a New Age''
Copy Location (5)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/25/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/03/1988
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
11/18/2015 2:27:26 PM
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Address at Montgomery Anniversary Concert

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Author
King, Coretta Scott
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/5/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Coretta Scott
Author Dates
1927-
Document ID
561205-012
Document Date
12/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/13/1956
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
In Friendship
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Coretta Scott King - Public speaking
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
Matthew 26:52
Lord, I Can't Turn Back
Code for Location of Original
CB-CtY
Location of Original
Chester Bowles Collection, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/03/1988
Date Updated
4/2/2009 9:46:15 AM
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''Desegregation and the Future''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
561215-005
Document Date
[12/15/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Cal 6
Place Written
[New York, N.Y.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
8 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert)
Organizations
National Committee for Rural Schools
White Citizen's Council
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Segregation in transportation
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
equality
Nonviolence
Segregation--law and legislation
United States - Constitutional law
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Sermon Files, folder 103
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
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:52 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561220-006
Author
Klein, Edward E.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/20/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Klein, Edward E.
Author Affiliation
Stephen Wise Free Synagogue
Document ID
561220-006
Document Date
12/20/1956
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.
Dates
5/3/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wise, Stephen Samuel
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
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 65, folder 24-27
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/8/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''Nonviolent Procedures,'' Address on 10/16/1956

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570000-057
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Document ID
570000-057
Document Date
1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
Home Mission Digest (1957): 38-41.
Dates
10/16/1956
Names
Scott, Dred
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Monthomery Improvement Association
United States. Supreme Court
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Nonviolence
Race relations
Agape
Gandhism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Slavery
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Other Topics
Non-Violent Procedures to Inter-racial Harmony
Ephesians 6:10-17
Plessy Doctrine
John 18:11
Code for Location of Original
ABHSR-GaAaBHS
Location of Original
American Baptist Historical Society Records, American Baptist Historical Society, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/12/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/1995
Date Updated
4/16/2014 6:01:59 PM
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