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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Farmer, James
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/29/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
620729-010
Document Date
7/29/1962
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. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
King, Marion
Ansen, William
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Albany, Ga.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Albany Movement
Police - Complaints against
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
, Reel 5, Frame 114
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/19/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/2/2006 13:45:15
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:39 AM
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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

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Author
Farmer, James
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
7/30/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Author Affiliation
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
620730-012
Document Date
7/30/1962
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. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Kelly, Asa D.
Pritchett, Laurie
Organizations
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 5, Frame 114
Copy Location (1)
CORER-WHi, Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Reel 5
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/6/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/14/2002 10:33
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:58 AM
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Script of ''Freedom Ride''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630605-018
Author
[Congress of Racial Equality]
Document Date
6/5/1963
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
[Congress of Racial Equality]
Document ID
630605-018
Document Date
6/5/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Essay
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/12/1963
6/26/1963
1961
1962
Names
Finkelstein, Elinor F.
Myhrum, Robert
Jordan, Glenn
Farmer, James
Smith, Jerome
Castle, Oretha
Travis, James
Douthard, William
McDonald, Jimmy
Turner, Gil
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kerciu, Ray
Manning, Ferd
Ristman, William
Bunin, Elinor
Organizations
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Howard Johnson
Places
Jackson, Miss.
McComb, Miss.
New Orleans, La.
Florida
North Carolina
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New York, N.Y.
Chicago, Ill.
Boston, Mass.
Topics
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Rights Movements in Motion Pictures
Direct action
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
COREP-A-GAMK
Location of Original
Papers of the Congress of Racial Equality: Addendum, 1944-1968, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
GAMK, Reel 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/20/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/28/2005 11:8:37
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:21 AM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630502-024
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/2/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630502-024
Document Date
5/2/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
4.52
Names
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Organizations
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
American Baptist Convention
Boston University
Virginia State College
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Albany, Ga.
Petersburg, Va.
Beirut, Lebanon
Topics
Albany Movement
Birmingham, 1963
Freedom songs
Arrest
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Code for Location of Original
SAAPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
CD 7, side 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/30/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/22/2009
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Date Updated
8/17/2016 4:56:37 PM
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Minutes, ''National Action Committee Meeting''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611215-005
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
12/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Congress of Racial Equality
Document ID
611215-005
Document Date
12/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
12/14/1961
12/16/1961
2/1/1962
1/26/1961
Names
Farmer, James
Carter, LeRoy
Gartner, Alan
Peck, James
Lombard, Rudy
Rachlin, Carl
Carey, Gordon
Rich, Marvin
Teer, Fredericka
Lockhart, M. A.
Moore, Ronnie
Smith, Jerome
Cox, Elton
Dennis, Dave
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Haley, Richard
Anderson, William G.
Hill, Norman
Blankenheim, Edward
Thomas, Henry
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Willen, Joe
Barnes, Katrina
Organizations
Southern University
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Baton Rouge, La.
Albany, Ga.
Delaware
Baltimore, Md.
Chicago, Ill.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Albany Movement
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Code for Location of Original
CORER-WHi
Location of Original
Congress of Racial Equality Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/5/2004 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/11/2004 14:34:17
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:16 AM
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''The Albany Movement: Remembering Three Decades Later...''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document940200-002
Author
Morris, Cecillia
Document Date
2/1994
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Morris, Cecillia
Document ID
940200-002
Document Date
2/1994
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Published article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Community Access News, Vol. 2, no. 2, February 1994 p.1, 6
Dates
1961
1957
10/1961
11/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Farmer, James
Pritchett, Laurie [Albany (Ga.) Police Department]
Anderson, William G. [Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)]
Abernathy, Ralph
Sherrod, Charles [Albany City Commission]
Jones, Charles Miles
King, Coretta Scott
King, Slater
Grant, E. James
Reese, William S.
Smith, Roswell
King C. B. (Chevene Bowers)
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Organizations
Shiloh Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
Albany (Ga.). Police Department
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
Ku Klux Klan
Albany City Commission
Fort Valley State College
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
United States. Dept. of Justice
American Osteopathic Association
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Places
Albany, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
Detroit, Mich.
Topics
Race relations
Albany Movement
Arrest
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Civil rights movements
Human Rights
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Jail no bail
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Other Topics
We Shall Overcome
Code for Location of Original
ACRMtZ
Location of Original
Albany Civil Rights Movement Museum at Old Mt. Zion Church, Albany, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/21/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 4:10:30 PM
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Chronology of Student Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611219-011
Author
Zinn, Howard
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Zinn, Howard
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611219-011
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Richmond, David
Collins, LeRoy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Sutton, Percy
Johnson, Frank Minis
Wykoff, Elizabeth
Moore, Russell
Kennedy, Robert F.
Farmer, James
Warren, Earl
Harlan, John Marshall
Hartsfield, William Berry
Organizations
Georgia A&T
Woolworth's
Fisk University
New York Times Company
Harvard University
Yale University
Princeton University
Vassar College
University of Wisconsin
University of Indiana
University of California, Berkeley
Southern University
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Friendly Relations Committee (Atlanta, Ga.)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Regional Council
Alabama State University
Jackson State University
Places
Greensboro, N.C.
Portsmouth, Va.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Baton Rouge, La.
Raleigh, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Arlington, Va.
Alexandria, Va.
Wisonsin
Berkeley, Calif.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
Galvestone, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Miami, Fla.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Norfolk, Va.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Baltimore, Md.
Newcastle, Del.
Richmond, Va.
Wilmington, Del.
Anniston, Ga.
McComb, Miss.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Demonstrations
Direct action
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Student movements
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
HZP-WHi
Location of Original
Howard Zinn Papers, 1956-1970, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 3:11:15 PM
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Form Telegram to Friends

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Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Document Date
7/10/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620710-015
Document Date
7/10/1962
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. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
12/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Kennedy, Robert F.
Pritchett, Laurie
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Mays, Sadie
Black, William [Chock Full of Nuts Corporation]
Poindexter, David R. [African American Heritage Association]
Donner, Frank J. [United Electrical Radio and Machine Workers]
Wright, Vassie D. [Our Authors Study Club]
Williams, Aubrey
Bernhard, Berl [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Ahmann, Mathew H. [National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice]
Roth, Robert Howard
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. Senate]
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
Helstein, Ralph [National United Packinghouse Workers]
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Robinson, Jackie [Chock Full of Nuts Corporation]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Curren, Joseph [National Maritime Union of America (AFL-CIO)]
Dawkins, Maurice A.
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) [National Council of Negro Women, Inc.]
Taylor, Gardner C. [Concord Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)]
Quill, Mike [Transport Workers Union]
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)
Morrow, Hugh
Reuther, Walter
Ray, Sandy F. [Cornerstone Baptist Church [Brooklyn, N.Y.]
Fauntroy, Walter E. [New Bethel Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)]
Battles, Richard A.[Mount Olive Baptist Church (Hartford, Conn.)]
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Wilkins, Roy
Lee, J. Oscar [National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America]
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry)
Meany, George
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker)
Sandberg, Carl
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Lafarge, John [Care American Magazine]
Pike, James A. (James Albert)
Belafonte, Harry [Belefonte Enterprises]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Thurman, Howard [Boston University]
Golden, Harry
Pickett, Clarence
Organizations
National Urban League
Chock Full of Nuts Corporation
African American Heritage Association
United Electrical Radio and Machine Workers of America
Our Authors Study Club
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
National Catholic Conference for Interracial Justice
United States. Congress. Senate
National United Packinghouse Workers
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
Congress of Racial Equality
National Maritime Union of America (AFL-CIO
National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
Concord Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Transport Workers Union
Cornerstone Baptist Church (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
New Bethel Baptist Church (Washington, D.C.)
Mount Olive Baptist Church (Hartford, Conn.)
Care American Magazine
Belafonte Enterprises
Boston University
Places
Albany, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Arrest
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 3, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
UAWCR
Copy Location (2)
APRC
Copy Location (3)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 34, folder 4
Copy Location (4)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (5)
WHCF-MBJFK, White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Reel 5, folder 87
Date Created
7/10/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/12/2002
Date Updated
9/2/2015 9:25:54 AM
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Interview by Alex Haley

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650100-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
1/1965
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650100-001
Document Date
1/1965
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
12 pp.
Published In
Playboy 12 (January 1965): 65-68, 70-74, 76-78.
Dates
12/5/1955
9/15/1963
2/7/1964
Names
King, Yolanda
Connor, Eugene
King, Alfred Daniel
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Nixon, Edgar Daniel [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Parks, Rosa
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
Haley, Alex
Thomas, Rex [Associated Press ]
Paul, the Apostle, Saint
Lincoln, Abraham
Hayling, Robert Bagner
Pearson, Drew
Warren, Earl [United States. Supreme Court]
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Hitler, Adolf
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
X, Malcolm
Lelyveld, Arthur J.
Goodman, Andrew
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Plato
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Niebuhr, Reinhold
King, Coretta Scott
Belafonte, Harry
Gandhi, Mahatma
Sanders, Carl Edward
Griffin, Marvin C.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Playboy Magazine
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
Associated Press
United States. Supreme Court
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Ku Klux Klan
John Birch Society
White Citizens Council
American Anthropological Association
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United Nations
B'nai B'rith
United Negro College Fund
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Internal Revenue Service
Places
St. Augustine, Fla.
Albany, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Lucyville, Miss.
Talladega, Ala.
Johannesburg, South Africa
Hattiesburg, MIss.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Communism
Civil Rights Act, 1964
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Afro-Americans--Relations with Africans
Afro Americans - Jewish relations
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Presidential Elections
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Nonviolence
Hungary Revolution, 1956
Voter registration
Albany Movement
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Riots
Social Gospel
Churches-vandalism
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Atlanta Move, 1960
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Poverty
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Discrimination in housing
racism
Other Topics
We Shall Overcome
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Over There
Tipperary
Battle Hymn of the Republic
John Brown's Body
Steal Away
Go Down, Moses
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Galatians 3:28
Ebony
The Republic
U.S. Constititution
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
3.3.0.310
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.
Filing Info
Box 115
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/29/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1996
Date Updated
5/9/2017 2:53:29 PM
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