Online King Records Access (OKRA)

Telegram to John Lewis

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631201-011
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/1/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631201-011
Document Date
12/1/1963
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
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Fauntroy, Walter E. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Howard University (Washington, D.C.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
SCLCE-GEU-S
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 8, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/22/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/3/2012 dbeals
Date Updated
1/5/2017 11:55:39 AM
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''Facing the Challenge of Change,'' Address delivered at Alpha Phi Alpha Founders' Day Service

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Document Date
[1965-1966]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
660000-012
Document Date
[1965-1966]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Lawson, Belford
Newsom, Lionel H.
Donne, John
Organizations
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Howard University
Places
New York, N.Y.
London, England
Asia
Africa
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Travels
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
African American History
International Cooperation
India trip
Other Topics
Meditation XVII
Code for Location of Original
MLKEC-INP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Estate Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Atl-25; ET-77
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/8/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
5/7/2004 12:17:18
jgandhi
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:00 AM
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Martin Luther King Explains Nonviolent Resistance

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document670000-008
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
1967
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
670000-008
Document Date
1967
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
4 pp.
Published In
William Loren Katz. Eyewitness: The Negro in American History, New York: Pitman Publishing Corp., 1967, pp. 511-513.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt) [Howard University]
Gandhi, Mahatma
Katz, William Loren
Jesus Christ
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Howard University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Other Topics
Civil Disobedience
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 119
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/15/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/29/1996
Date Updated
4/22/2010 2:35:59 PM
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Address to the Second Precinct Clergymen's Association

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640326-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/26/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640326-003
Document Date
3/26/1964
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Ellender, Allen Joseph [United States. Congress. Senate]
Nelson, William Stuart
Organizations
Second Precinct Clergymen's Association
Howard University
United States. Congress. Senate
Topics
Voter registration
Presidential Elections
political participation
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
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
8/31/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/10/1998
Date Updated
2/25/2010 2:24:12 PM
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''Nonviolence The Only Way,'' Address at the Annual Gandhi Memorial Lecture at Howard University on 11/6/63

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640700-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New Delhi, India
Document Date
7/1964
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640700-001
Document Date
7/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New Delhi, India
Genre
Speech
Document Length
9 pp.
Published In
Indo-Asian Culture 13 (July 1964): 54-62.
Dates
11/6/1963
Names
Connor, Eugene
Plato
Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hitler, Adolf
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
Howard University
SPAN
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Nonviolence
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Agape
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications - Reprints
Other Topics
Confessions
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)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/4/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/05/1996
5/10/2012 kpp
Date Updated
6/2/2015 3:14:35 PM
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A Proper Sense of Priorities, Address delivered to Clergy and Laymen Concerned about Vietnam

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[2/6/1968]
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
680206-004
Document Date
[2/6/1968]
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
26 min.
Document Note
1 sound cassette: analog
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Jesus Christ
Thoreau, Henry David
Organizations
Harvard University
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Howard University
Clergy and Laymen Concerned About Vietnam (U.S.)
Places
Canada
Selma, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Religion
Nonviolence
Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Birmingham, 1963
Conscientious objection
Direct action
Disarmament
Student movements
Freedom songs
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
War on Poverty
Poverty
Discrimination in Employment
war and morals
Riots
Other Topics
Vietnam Is Upon Us
Geneva Accord
Fire and Knowledge
I Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Round
Code for Location of Original
SCLCT-INP
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Tape Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
C16; 6817
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
T-46
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/23/1993 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/03/2000
Date Updated
12/3/2010 4:25:34 PM
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''The Role of Education in Civil Rights,'' Address at Syracuse University

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Syracuse, N.Y.
Document Date
7/15/1965
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
650715-004
Document Date
7/15/1965
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Syracuse, N.Y.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
7/2/1965
Names
Clark, Kenneth Bancroft
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Willis, Benjamin C.
Organizations
Syracuse University
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Education Association of the United States
Howard University
Places
Chicago, Ill.
Selma, Ala.
Concord, Mass.
Topics
Economic development
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Poverty
Discrimination in housing
School integration
Segregation--law and legislation
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Ghettos
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Civil Rights Act, 1964
SCLC Chicago campaign, 1966
Other Topics
Bill of Rights for the Disadvantaged
Dark Ghetto
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 116
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/12/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/16/1996
Date Updated
3/18/2010 3:14:09 PM
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Letter to the Editor

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610300-015
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[3/1961]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610300-015
Document Date
[3/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/1961
Names
Wofford, Harris
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Gandhi, Mahatma
Hesburgh, Theodore Martin [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
Organizations
United States. White House
Peace Corps
Hampton Institute
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Howard University
Places
India
Topics
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Sit-ins
Student movements
Presidential Elections
Civil Disobedience
Other Topics
India Afire
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
2.4.0.140
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:12 AM
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''The Passive is Active Enough''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-037
Author
Redding, Saunders
Document Date
5/1964
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Redding, Saunders
Document ID
640500-037
Document Date
5/1964
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Published article
Document Length
10 pp.
Document Note
Enclosure of 640521-018
Published In
SPAN, Volume V, no. 5 (May 1964): 7-10, 12-14.
Dates
2/1/1960
8/28/1963
12/1/1956
12/4/1956
12/1955-12/1956
Names
Gandhi, Mahatma
Tolstoy, Leo, graf
Thoreau, Henry David
Parks, Rosa
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Christ, Jesus
Jack, Homer Alexander
Stowe, Harriet Beecher
Thurman, Howard
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Rauschenbusch, Walter
Marx, Karl
Plato
Aristotle
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Bentham, Jeremy
Mill, John Stuart
Locke, John
Organizations
Holt Street Baptist Church
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Howard University
Hampton Institute
Brown University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Greensboro, N.C.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Agape
Birmingham, 1963
Civil Disobedience
Comparative Religion
Direct action
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Freedom rides
Gandhism
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nonviolence
Philosophy
Satyagraha
School integration
Sit-ins
Other Topics
Matthew 5: 39
Satyagraha in South Africa
My Soul's Agony
Pilgrimage to Nonviolence
On Being Negro in America
An American in India
A Stranger and Alone
They Came in Chains
The Lonesome Road
Code for Location of Original
RFKAG-MBJFK
Location of Original
Robert F. Kennedy, Attorney General Papers, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 6
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/9/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
7/25/2008 10:23:49
susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:49 AM
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Annual Report delivered by Andrew Young at the Tenth Annual Convention of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Document Date
8/10/1966
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
660810-000
Document Date
8/10/1966
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
30 pp.
Names
Lingo, Al
Jackson, Jesse
Williams, Hosea
Reuther, Walter
Green, Robert L. [Michigan State University]
Clark, Septima Poinsette
Cotton, Dorothy
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Li, Mew-soong
Bennette, Fred C.
Young, Andrew
Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene)
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard)
Gandhi, Mahatma
Boone, Joseph
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Coulton, Herbert
Connor, Eugene
Clark, James
Smith, Howard K. (Howard Kingsbury)
Organizations
Confederation of Alabama Political Organizations
Coordinating Council of Community Organizations
Marshall Field Foundation
Michigan State University
Citizenship Education Program
University of Chicago
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Illinois Institute of Technology
Places
Selma, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--organizational structure
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Black power
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
SCLC Chicago campaign, 1966
Operation Breadbasket
Voter registration
Meredith March, 1966
War on Poverty
Other Topics
Joshua Fit de Battle ob Jericho
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)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
MS 22, #690
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/1/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/08/1997
Date Updated
11/26/2014 2:21:33 PM
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