Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''A Knock at Midnight,'' Sermon at Canaan Baptist Church of Christ

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document680324-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/24/1968
Genre
Sermon
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680324-000
Document Date
3/24/1968
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Sermon
Document Length
16 pp.
Names
Dixon, Richard
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Walker, Theresa Ann
Schopenhauer, Arthur
Shakespeare, William
Dunbar, Paul Laurence
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John)
Jesus Christ
Lincoln, Abraham
Handel, George Frideric
Schubert, Franz
Organizations
Canaan Baptist Church of Christ (New York, N.Y.)
Virginia Union University
Gillfield Baptist Church (Petersburg, Va.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church (Macon, Ga.)
Mercy University
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
New York Giants (Baseball team)
Ku Klux Klan
John Birch Society
Places
Richmond, Va.
Petersburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
St. Augustine, Fla.
Macon, Ga.
Kenya, Africa
Knoxville, Tenn.
Topics
Poor People's Campaign
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Ethics
Apartheid--South Africa
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Emancipation Proclamation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
African students
Civil rights movements
Church and Race Relations
Parables
Other Topics
Macbeth
Luke 11:5-7
Emancipation Proclamation
Modern Man in Search of a Soul
The Neurotic Personality of our Time
Peace of Mind
Peace of Soul
Mark 9:24
1 John 4
Colossians 3:22
Ephesians 6:5
Amos 5:24
Micah 6:8
Romans 8:38
Good Night, Irene
Messiah
Ave Maria
Jeremiah 8:22
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
There Is a Balm in Gilead
Never Alone
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.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/17/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/17/1997
Date Updated
12/6/2010 4:07:01 PM
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Montgomery Improvement Association Mass Meeting at Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document551205-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[12/5/1955]
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
551205-004
Document Date
[12/5/1955]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Audio Speech
Document Length
14.5 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Dates
3/1955
Names
Daniels, Fred
Parks, Rosa
Christ, Jesus
Williams, Hosea
French, Edgar N.
Cowper, William
Abernathy, Ralph
Jackson, Emory O. [Birmingham World]
Ware, J.L. (James Lowell)
Glasco, R. J.
Bonner, J. William [First CME Church]
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Matthews, Robert L. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
Bennett, L. Roy
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Holt Street Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
White Citizens Council
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama State College
Montgomery City Lines
Places
Mobile, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Arrest
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
Amos 5:24
Hosea 11:1
The Negro's Complaint
Psalm 46:10
Matthew 25:40
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
T-18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/26/1990
Date Updated
10/17/2016 11:19:33 AM
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Newsletter, 1, no. 9

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580628-000
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/28/1958
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
580628-000
Document Date
6/28/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
1/19/1958
5/6/1958
Names
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Patterson, John Malcolm
Dungee, Erna A.
Graetz, Robert S.
Abernathy, Ralph
Johnson, H.H.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Pleasure, Mose
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hubbard, H. H.
Wilson, A. W.
Powell, William J.
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
Montgomery Advertiser-Journal
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Bell Street Baptist Church
First Baptist Church
Hutchinson Street Baptist Church
Topics
Arrest
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Churches-vandalism
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Code for Location of Original
HG-GAMK
Location of Original
Hazel Gregory Papers, 1955-1965, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
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 2, folder 3
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/1/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1988
Date Updated
4/14/2009 10:37:29 AM
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Letter to Glenn E. Smiley

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620122-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
1/22/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620122-003
Document Date
1/22/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/13/1962
3/14/1962
3/13/1962 - 3/14/1962
Names
Smiley, Glenn E. [Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)]
Borders, William Holmes
Raitt, John
Jackson, Mahalia
Thurman, Howard
Lawson, James M.
Steere, Douglas V. (Douglas Van)
Maynor, Dorothy
Sockman, Ralph W. (Ralph Washington), 1889-1970
Hall, Grover C. (Grover Cleveland)
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nyack, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
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 10, folder 15A
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/12/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/13/2000
Date Updated
2/11/2010 2:50:43 PM
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Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Document Date
7/1956-11/26/1956
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Ballou, Maude L.
Document ID
561126-017
Document Date
7/1956-11/26/1956
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 6
Genre
Report
Document Length
48 pp.
Dates
7/1956
9/1956
9/27/1956
10/4/1956
10/15/1956
11/13/1956
11/15/1956
11/24/1956
11/26/1956
7/1956 - 11/26/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Bowles, Chester
Fields, Uriah J.
Glasco, R. J.
Gregory, Hazel R.
Ballou, Leonard R.
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Jones, Alberta
Hayes, J.W.
Temple, Ethel
McCloud, Clem
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Ballou, Howard
Harris, Richard
Bradley, William Lee
Bowles, Dorothy S. (Dorothy Stebbins)
Jones, Moses W.
Lambert, B.D.
George, B. James (Beauford James)
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
White Citizens Council
Hunter College
Citizens Club
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
First Baptist Church
Hutchinson Street Baptist Church
Hampton Institute
Shiloh Baptist Church
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Internal Conflicts
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Montgomery Improvement Association--threats
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 11, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/19/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
9/9/2009 2:30:22 PM
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Oral history interview with Horace Huntley

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document950309-000
Author
Barefield-Pendleton, Ruth
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
3/9/1995
Genre
Oral histories
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Barefield-Pendleton, Ruth
Document ID
950309-000
Document Date
3/9/1995
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Oral histories
Document Length
23 pp.
Document Note
Oral history transcript, original audio at the Brimingham Civil Rights Institute
Names
Huntley, Horace
Long, Harold
Pitts, Lucius H.
Drew, Deenie
Montgomery, Althea
McPherson, Jonathan
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Hendricks, Lola
Price, Georgia
Walbert, Eileen
Davis, Angela
Davis, Fania
Davis, Bennie
Collines, Jamie
Collins, Addie Mae
Connor, Eugene
Waggoner, James T.
Hanes, Art
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Adams, Willa
Bradford, Rhett
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Young, Andrew
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Woolfolk, Odessa
Wood, Clarence
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Washington, Booker T.
Oliver, C. Herbert
Gaillard, Ruth
Alwinger, Joseph
Patten, W.C.
Organizations
Miles College
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
First Congregational Church
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Loveman's Department Store
Pizitz Department Store
Kress Department Store
Woolworth's Department Store
Britts Department Store
St. Paul A.M.E. Church
St. James Baptist Church
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church
New Pilgim Baptist Church
Ku Klux Klan
National Urban League
Fisk University
Tuskegee Institute
Talladega College
Tougalou College
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Places
Mobile, Ala.
Anniston, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Tougaloo, Miss.
Bessemer, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Birmingham, 1963
Meetings
Voter registration
Voting Rights Act, 1965
School integration
Code for Location of Original
BCRI-OH-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Oral History Project, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Volume 3, section 3
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/23/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
10/16/2015 11:23:58 AM
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Letter to Jamie Moore

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610516-009
Author
Legrand, J.E.
Jones, M.A.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
5/16/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Legrand, J.E.
Jones, M.A.
Author Affiliation
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Document ID
610516-009
Document Date
5/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
undecided
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
Names
Moore, Jamie
Gardner, Edward Hall
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Kennedy, Robert F.
Phifer, J. S.
Wood, Abraham
Oliver. C. Herbert
Patterson, John Malcolm
Organizations
Kingston Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
First Metropolitan Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Freedom rides
Meetings
Student movements
Segregation in transportation
Other Topics
The Bible
U.S. Constitution
Pittsbourgh Courier
The New York Times
Code for Location of Original
EBCP-AB
Location of Original
T. Eugene "Bull" Connor Papers, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 9, folder 24
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/3/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/6/2008 11:56:22
tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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''M.I.A. Newsletter 1, no. 10''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580927-000
Author
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
9/27/1958
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Author Dates
1899-1988
Author Affiliation
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
580927-000
Document Date
9/27/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
8/23/1959
8/29/1958
9/5/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph D. [First Baptist Church]
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
King, Coretta Scott
Patterson, John Malcolm
Wilson, Jimmy
Gray, Fred D.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Organizations
Ku Klux Klan
United States. Supreme Court
First Baptist Church
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Health
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--Assaults against
Montgomery Improvement Association--publicity
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Montgomery Improvement Association--Finance
Other Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Code for Location of Original
HG-GAMK
Location of Original
Hazel Gregory Papers, 1955-1965, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (1)
MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 30, folder 14
Copy Location (2)
ACLUR-NjP-SC, American Civil Liberties Union Records, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.
Copy Location (3)
UPWR-WHi, United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers Records, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Filing Info
Box 379, folder 24
Copy Location (4)
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 (5)
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
8/21/2015 11:35:11 AM
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Draft of Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580415-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[4/15/1958]
Genre
Book
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580415-008
Document Date
[4/15/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Book
Document Length
114 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure in 580415-007
Dates
12/1/1955
12/5/1955
Names
Popper, Hermine I.
Dungee, Erna A.
Abernathy, Ralph
Adair, Euretta
Adair, R. T.
Arnold, Melvin
Bagley, J. H.
Bennett, L. Roy
Bond, Horace Mann
Burks, Mary Fair
Colvin, Claudette
Crenshaw, Jack
Fields, Uriah J.
French, Edgar N.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gayle, W. A.
Glasco, R. J.
Graetz, Robert S.
Gray, Fred D.
Hubbard, H. H.
Hughes, Robert E.
Ingalls, Luther
Jemison, T. J. (Theodore Judson)
Johns, Vernon
King, Alberta Williams
King, Coretta Scott
King, Martin Luther
King, Yolanda
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Morgan, Juliette Hampton, 1914-1957
Parker, Henry Allen
Parks, Frank A.
Parks, Rosa
Pettus, W. D.
Pierce, J.E.
Powell, William J.
Rauschenbusch, Walter
Robinson, Jo Ann Gibson
Rowan, Carl T. (Carl Thomas)
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Sellers, Clyde
Simms, B.J.
Thompson, Charles H.
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Tillich, Paul
Totten, C.K.
Trenholm, H. Councill (Harper Councill)
West, Irene
Whitehead, Alfred North
Wieman, Henry Nelson
Williams, Robert
Wilson, A. W.
Frazer, George Stanley
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Alabama Negro Baptist Center
Montgomery Improvement Association
Alabama Baptist State Convention
First Baptist Church
National Urban League
Alabama State College
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
White Citizens Council
Alabama Council on Human Relations (ACHR)
Southern Regional Council
Montgomery Advertiser
Montgomery City Lines
National City Lines
Holt Street Baptist Church
Ku Klux Klan
Old Ship A.M.E. Zion Church
Places
Montgomery, Ala,
Atlanta, Ga.
Boston, Mass.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Stride Toward Freedom
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Segregation in transportation
Church and Race Relations
Other Topics
Return to the South
Montgomery Before the Protest
The Decisive Arrest
Nonviolence Takes Shape
Day of Days
The Movement Gathers Momentum
Methods of the Opposition
Matthew 5:44
Three Dimensions of a Complete Life
Matthew 5-7
Matthew 10:34
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 118, folder 5, 1 of 5
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/18/1991
Date Updated
2/4/2010 11:52:25 AM
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Interview by Anna Holden

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560208-003
Author
Ingalls, Luther
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
2/8/1956
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ingalls, Luther
Author Affiliation
White Citizens Council
Document ID
560208-003
Document Date
2/8/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
11/7/1955
2/13/1956
Names
Holden, Anna
Engelhardt, Sam
Hughes, Robert E.
Thrasher, Thomas R.
Gayle, W.(William) A.
Parker, Henry Allen [First Baptist Church]
Harris, W. E.
Parks Rosa
MacButler,
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Hutchins, Robert Maynard
Frazer, George Stanley [St. James Methodist Church]
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Fisk University
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC)
Ku Klux Klan
United Nations
First Baptist Church
St. James Methodist Church
Places
Ocala, Fla.
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Interracial marriage
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Code for Location of Original
PV-ARC
Location of Original
Preston Valien Collection, Amistad Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/26/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
5/26/2015 12:43:09 PM
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