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''A Bus Ride Through Mississippi''

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Author
Still, Larry A.
Document Date
8/1961
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Still, Larry A.
Document ID
610800-016
Document Date
8/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Article
Document Length
7 pp.
Published In
Ebony, August 1961
Dates
1947
1857
Names
Vivian, C. T.
Holt, Len
Scott, Dred
Farmer, James
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
King, Edward B.
Nash, Diane
Abernathy, Ralph
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Peck, James
Booker, Simeon
Bigelow, Albert
Lewis, John
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
LaFayette, Bernard
Lawson, James M.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Seigenthaler, John
Zwerg, Jim
Durham, Barbee William
Barnett, Ross R.
Wilkins, Roy
Branton, Wiley A.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Trailways Bus Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Montgomery Improvement Association
Peace Corps
Greyhound Bus Company
New York Amsterdam News
Negro Friendship College
Morris College
American Friends Service Committee
United States. Army
Vanderbilt University
Michigan State University
Fisk University
Chamber of Commerce (Jackson, Miss.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Afro-American
Nashville Non-Violent Movement
Negro Defense Counsel
Places
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Norfolk, Va.
Missouri
Minnesota
Birmingham, Ala.
Petersburg, Va.
Fredericksburg, Va.
Washington, D.C.
Richmond, Va.
Rockhill, S.C.
Sumpter, S.C.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
India
Atlanta, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Charlotte, N.C.
Vicksburg, Miss.
Oakland, Calif.
London, England
Japan
Parchman, Miss.
New York, N.Y.
Little Rock, Ark.
Topics
Freedom rides
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Arrest
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 129, folder 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/21/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/2/2009
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:52 AM
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Address delivered at Old Ship AME Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631208-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
[12/8/1963]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Film
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631208-006
Document Date
[12/8/1963]
Document Type
Film
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21 min.
Dates
12/7/1963
12/5/1955
4/3/1963
8/28/1963
Names
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden) [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Powell, William J.
Hubbard, H. H.
West, Irene
Carr, Johnnie Rebecca
Jones, Moses W.
Lewis, Rufus A. (Rufus Andrew)
Williams, Larry [First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Davis, Jefferson
Jesus Christ
Connor, Eugene
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) [United States. White House]
Johnson, Lady Bird
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
McNair, Carol Denise
Collins, Addie Mae
Jeremiah (Biblical prophet)
Lingo, Al
Peter, the Apostle, Saint
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Alabama. Office of the Governor
United States. White House
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Washington, D.C.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Assassination
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Nonviolence
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Other Topics
Matthew 5:44-45
Code for Location of Original
ABCNvs-NNABC
Location of Original
ABCNEWS Video Source, ABC News, Research Center
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/27/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/11/2012 szwald
Date Updated
7/7/2016 1:18:44 PM
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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
11/25/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
611125-002
Document Date
11/25/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
12/5/1955
5/20/1961
5/21/1961
11/15/1961
12/4/1961
12/8/1961
12/4/1961 - 12/10/1961
Names
Nesbitt, R.D. (Robert D.)
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc.
New York Times Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Yale University
Wesleyan University
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
First Baptist Church
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Trials, litigation, etc.
Montgomery Improvement Association--Assaults against
Montgomery Improvement Association--fund raising
Montgomery Improvement Association--meetings
Montgomery Improvement Association--staff
Montgomery Improvement Association--trials, litigation, etc.
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHSFHW-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Staff Files: Harris Wofford, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/26/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/7/2005 10:17:43
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:21 AM
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Draft, Chapter II, ''The Decisive Arrest,'' Stride Toward Freedom

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580500-013
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
580500-013
Document Date
[5/1957-5/1958]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
41 pp.
Dates
12/1/1955
12/2/1955
12/5/1955
5/1957 - 5/1958
Names
Parks, Rosa
Wilson, A. W. [Holt Street Baptist Church]
Powell, William J.
Nixon, Edgar Daniel
Abernathy, Ralph
Hubbard, H. H.
West, Irene
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar
Thoreau, Henry David
King, Coretta Scott
King, Yolanda
Bennett, L. Roy
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Holt Street Baptist Church
Old Ship A.M.E. Zion Church
Montgomery Advertiser
White Citizens Council
First Baptist Church
Baptist Ministerial Alliance
Mount Zion A.M.E. Zion Church
Topics
Stride Toward Freedom
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans - Religion
Other Topics
Civil Disobedience
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 86A, folder 8B (1 of 3)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/27/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/30/1991
Date Updated
4/14/2009 9:55:18 AM
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Draft of Stride Toward Freedom

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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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A Knock at Midnight, Sermon Delivered at the Installation Service of Ralph Abernathy at West Hunter Baptist Church

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[2/11/1962]
Genre
Audio Sermon
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620211-000
Document Date
[2/11/1962]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Audio Sermon
Document Length
33.8 min
Document Note
1 audio cassette: analog
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
King, Coretta Scott
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Gray, Fred D.
Carter, Eugene
Sellers, Clyde
Thomas, Rex [Associated Press]
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Salisbury, Harrison
Jesus Christ
Shakespeare, William
Dunbar, Paul Laurence
Darwin, Charles
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John)
Schopenhauer, Arthur
Nesbitt, R.D. (Robert D.)
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Bethel Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Associated Press
West Hunter Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
First Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Second Ponce De Leon Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Druid Hill Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Dutch Reform Protestant Church
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Friendship Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Wheat Street Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Baptist Convention
Places
South Africa
Russia
Asia
Kenya
Ghana
Nigeria
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Race relations
World Politics
State of Alabama vs. M. L. King, Jr., et. al.
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Afro-Americans - Religion
Apartheid--South Africa
Church and Race Relations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Psychology
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Ethics
Colonialism
Parables
Other Topics
Man Against Himself
The Neurotic Personality of Our Times
Modern Man In Search of a Soul
Peace of Mind, Peace of Soul
Macbeth
Life
Mark 16:15-16
Mark 8:34
Luke 11:5-8
In Christ There is No East or West
Amos 5:24
Micah 6:8
Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen
Code for Location of Original
BAA-CSt-KPP
Location of Original
The Boffard Audio Collection: University of Tours, France, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/14/2010 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
10/17/2016 11:19:03 AM
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Letter to Jamie Moore

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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
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:47 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620216-002
Author
Rogers, T.Y. (Theopholius Yelverton)
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Document Date
2/16/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Rogers, T.Y. (Theopholius Yelverton)
Author Dates
(1935-1971)
Author Affiliation
Galilee Baptist Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Document ID
620216-002
Document Date
2/16/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Philadelphia, Pa.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
2/19/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Juanita Odessa Jones
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Progressive National Baptist Convention
Baptist Foreign Mission Bureau, Inc.
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Afro-Americans - Religion
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 20, folder 32
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/2/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/4/2011
2/4/2011 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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Letter to Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) Johnson

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document550714-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
7/14/1955
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
550714-001
Document Date
7/14/1955
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
7/8/1956
Names
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) [Howard University]
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Johns, Vernon [First Baptist Church]
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Howard University
First Baptist Church
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Charlston, W. Va.
Atlanta, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Topics
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church - Guest sermons
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/9/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/11/1995
Date Updated
4/15/2009 4:46:13 PM
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Letter to Plouis Moore

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document590728-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
7/28/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
590728-004
Document Date
7/28/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Moore, Plouis [Zion Baptist Church (Minneapolis, Minn.)]
Creecy, Howard W. [First Baptist Church (Dothan, Ala.)]
Organizations
Zion Baptist Church (Minneapolis, Minn.)
First Baptist Church (Dothan, Ala.)
Places
Minneapolis, Minn.
Dothan, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Religion
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 22, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/6/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/11/1994
Date Updated
8/5/2009 11:48:44 AM
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