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Draft, ''The Montgomery Story,'' Address at the Forty-Seventh Annual Convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Document Date
6/27/1956
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560627-000
Document Date
6/27/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[San Francisco, Calif.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
23 pp.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
5/17/1954
Names
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Carlyle, Thomas
Bryant, William Cullen
Lowell, James Russell
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hughes, Langston
White, Walter Francis
Scott, Dred
Aristotle
Cowper, William
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Holt Street Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Slavery
Protestantism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Church and Race Relations
City of Montgomery vs. Rosa Parks
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Other Topics
Mother to Son
Exodus 9:18-28
Ephesians 6:5-9
The Negro?s Complaint
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 III-B192
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
2/12/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
2/22/2010 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/document560710-011
Author
Hill, Daniel G.
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Document Date
7/10/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Hill, Daniel G.
Author Affiliation
Howard University
Document ID
560710-011
Document Date
7/10/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Washington, D. C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/6/1956
7/7/1956
12/2/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Kelsey, George D. [Drew University]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Drew University
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
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 82, folder 58
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/29/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/05/1990
Date Updated
3/23/2009 10:09:24 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document561117-001
Author
Floyd, Raymond B.
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Document Date
11/17/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Floyd, Raymond B.
Author Affiliation
United Clubs of New Orleans
Document ID
561117-001
Document Date
11/17/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New Orleans, La.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
United Negro College Fund
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 66, folders 30, 31
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/12/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:50:28 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560613-005
Author
Weaver, Archie L.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
6/13/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Weaver, Archie L.
Author Affiliation
Second Ward Improvement Association
Document ID
560613-005
Document Date
6/13/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/2/1956
5/3/1956
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Fields, Uriah J.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Rockefellow Memorial Chapel [University of Chicago]
Univeristy of Chicago
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Support correspondence
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
Chicago Daily Tribune
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 67, folder 32, 33, 34
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/20/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/21/1994
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 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

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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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Letter to J. Raymond Henderson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560710-013
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
7/10/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
560710-013
Document Date
7/10/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
6/30/1956
Names
Henderson, J. Raymond [Second Baptist Church]
King, Coretta Scott
Fields, Uriah J.
King, Yolanda
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Second Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Los Angeles, Calif.
Denver, Colo.
Topics
Montgomery Improvement Association--organizational structure
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Montgomery Improvement Association--Staff
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 65, folder 25
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/26/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
06/28/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Newsletter, Vol. 1, no. 4

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/21/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
560921-001
Document Date
9/21/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
10/1956
9/8/1956
8/26/1956
1/1956
9/17/1956
9/16/1956
1/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Graetz, Robert
Gray, Fred D.
Gayle, W.(William) A.
Hershey, Lewis Blaine
Patterson, John Malcolm
Kasper, John
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
Montgomery Ministerial Association
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
White Citizens Council
Places
New York
Clinton, Tenn.
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Segregation--law and legislation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Imperialism
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Code for Location of Original
HJP-GAMK
Location of Original
H.J. Palmer Papers, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 379, folder 24
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.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 1
Copy Location (4)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Acc# 44
Copy Location (5)
RGP-INP, Robert Graetz Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (6)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/14/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
8/3/2015 12:01:25 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
3/5/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Author Dates
1908-1981
Document ID
560305-001
Document Date
3/5/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
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
2 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by King
Dates
3/28/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Powell, Adam Clayton
Abner, Willoughby
Marshall, Thurgood
Prince, G. L.
Bell
Jernagin, William Henry
Baber, George W.
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Montgomery Improvement Association
African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Improvement Association--relations with other organizations
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 91, folders 4, 5
Copy Location (1)
AJC-ICHi, Archibald James Carey Collection, Chicago History Museum, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 27, folder 182
Date Created
12/3/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/04/1987
Date Updated
8/11/2009 9:44:00 AM
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Announcement, ''Salute and Support the Heroes of the South!''

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Author
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/24/1956
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Document ID
560524-014
Document Date
5/24/1956
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Lucy, Autherine
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Wilkins, Roy
Powell, Adam Clayton
Howard, T. R. M. (Theodore Roosevelt Mason)
Courts, Gus
Robinson, James
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Organizations
City-Wide Madison Square Garden Rally Committee
Montgomery Improvement Association
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
In Friendship
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights demonstrations
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 III-A177
Copy Location (1)
SDLC-INP, Stanley D. Levison Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/10/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/1/2010
2/1/2010 szwald
Date Updated
7/31/2015 1:31:26 PM
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Montgomery: Impressions and Mass meeting notes

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560305-027
Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Genre
Document
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
[Halstead, Fred]
Document ID
560305-027
Document Date
3/4/1956-3/5/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Document
Document Length
35 pp.
Dates
3/1/1956
3/2/1956
5/5/1955
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Lucy, Autherine
Williams, Aubrey
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver)
Bennett, L. Roy [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Abernathy, Ralph
Parks, Rosa
Nixon, E. D. (Edgar Daniel) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Colvin, Claudette
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Christ, Jesus
Azbell, Joe
Caldwell, Ida Mae
Graetz, Robert
Shuttlesworth, Fred
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
University of Alabama
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama. Legislature. Senate.
Alabama. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
White Citizens Council
Alabama State College
Maxwell Airforce Base
Bethel Baptist Church
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Holt Street Baptist Church
Places
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Afro-American Education
Electoral politics
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Labor Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
Southern Farmer
Mongomery Advertiser
Montgomery Reporter
Code for Location of Original
FHP-WHi
Location of Original
Fred Halstead Papers, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/19/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/20/1988
Date Updated
4/29/2009 3:47:24 PM
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