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Letter to Melvin Watson

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Author
King, Martin Luther
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
8/5/1955
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther
Author Dates
1899-1984
Author Affiliation
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
550805-000
Document Date
8/5/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 2
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Watson, Melvin H.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Religion
Ebenezer Baptist Church -- Guest sermons
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Code for Location of Original
EBCR-INP
Location of Original
Ebenezer Baptist Church, Miscellaneous Records, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/05/1989
Date Updated
4/15/2009 3:05:27 PM
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Letter to Sandy F. Ray

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560125-001
Author
King, Martin Luther
Document Date
1/25/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther
Author Dates
1899-1984
Document ID
560125-001
Document Date
1/25/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Ray, Sandy F.
Watson, Melvin H.
Organizations
Morehouse College
Flat Rock Church
Places
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Philadelphia, Penn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Afro-Americans - Religion
Code for Location of Original
EBCR-INP
Location of Original
Ebenezer Baptist Church, Miscellaneous Records, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/20/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/25/1989
Date Updated
2/18/2010 1:37:04 PM
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Press release, ''Bus Protesters Call Southern Negro Leaders Conference on Transportation and Nonviolent Integration''

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Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
1/7/1957
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Montgomery Improvement Association
Document ID
570107-004
Document Date
1/7/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
1/11/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)][Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Places
Tallahassee, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Voter registration
Economic development
Nonviolence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
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 35, folder 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/16/1990
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:24 PM
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Form letter to Executive Board Members

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document571008-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
10/8/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
[Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Document ID
571008-001
Document Date
10/8/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 4
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
10/18/1957
Names
Steele, C. Kenzie
Davis, A. L.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church
United Packinghouse Workers of America
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis, Tenn.
Chicago. Ill.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Voter registration
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 71A, folder 9A (3 of 4)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/24/1992
5/15/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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Press release, John A. Hannah, Civil Rights Commission urged to attend Crusade for Citizenship Public Mass Meetings on 2/12/58

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document580130-005
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[1/30/1958]
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
580130-005
Document Date
[1/30/1958]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
2/12/1958
2/4/1958
Names
Hannah, John A. [United States. Commission on Civil Rights]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
United States. Commission on Civil Rights
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Crusade for Citizenship
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
BWOF-AB, Birmingham World Office Files, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/30/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/30/1991
Date Updated
1/27/2009 12:15:43 PM
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Program, ''The Church Choir of Ebenezer Baptist Church in concert''

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Author
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Document Date
9/27/1959
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Document ID
590927-000
Document Date
9/27/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Alberta Williams
Farris, Christine King
Barker, Hampton Z.
Stills, David C.
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Religion
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family
Code for Location of Original
DABCC-INP
Location of Original
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Location of Original - Detail
Vault
Copy Location (1)
DABCC-INP, Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/7/1988 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/18/1988
Date Updated
8/11/2009 2:43:19 PM
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Press release, ''Dr. King Leaves Montgomery for Atlanta''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document591201-004
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/1/1959
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
591201-004
Document Date
12/1/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Martin Luther
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Atlanta Move, 1960
Nonviolence
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 35, folder 40
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.
Copy Location (2)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
Box 2, folder 16
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
MS22, folder 106
Date Created
1/25/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/25/1994
Date Updated
7/8/2009 4:29:43 PM
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''Recommendations to the Ebenezer Baptist Church for the Fiscal Year 1960-1961''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Martin Luther
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[2/1960-3/1960]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
King, Martin Luther
Author Affiliation
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
600300-016
Document Date
[2/1960-3/1960]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol 5
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Report
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
600000-199 on verso.
Names
King, Coretta Scott
Farris, Christine King
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Afro-Americans - Religion
Christian Education
Social Gospel
Code for Location of Original
EBCR-INP
Location of Original
Ebenezer Baptist Church, Miscellaneous Records, In Private Hands
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)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Date Created
7/1/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/09/1997
Date Updated
9/10/2009 2:17:40 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600615-000
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
6/15/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Author Dates
1912-1987
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
600615-000
Document Date
6/15/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Includes enclosure.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Bowles, Chester
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Democratic Party
Republican Party
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Apartheid--South Africa
United States - Constitutional law
political participation
Sit-ins
Discrimination
Voter registration
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 5, folder 29
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/21/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/19/1990
Date Updated
10/8/2009 8:43:35 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document600621-000
Author
Ryan, Joseph M. F.
Putzel, Henry
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/21/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Ryan, Joseph M. F.
Putzel, Henry
Author Affiliation
United States. Dept. of Justice
Document ID
600621-000
Document Date
6/21/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/18/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Lawrenceville, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Voter registration
Governmental investigations
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 24, folder 22
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/22/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/24/1989
Date Updated
10/8/2009 9:40:00 AM
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