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Biographical entry on Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
11/1954
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
541100-001
Document Date
11/1954
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 2
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Article
Document Length
3 pp.
Published In
Morehouse College Bulletin, 22 (November, 1954): 6.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Education
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 117, folder 1.
Copy Location (1)
HSl-RWWL, Henry P. Slaughter Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
LOLP-ICIU, Lloyd O. Lewis Papers, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Chicago, Ill.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/14/1987
Date Updated
4/1/2009 9:52:53 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Terrill, L.M.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/17/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Terrill, L.M.
Author Affiliation
Zion Hill Baptist Church
Document ID
560917-012
Document Date
9/17/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
11/5/1956-11/9/1956
11/5/1956 - 11/9/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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 67, folders 35, 36
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/4/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/05/1990
Date Updated
4/14/2009 2:25:17 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Jones, Edward Allen
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
2/27/1956
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jones, Edward Allen
Author Affiliation
Morehouse Alumnus
Document ID
560227-006
Document Date
2/27/1956
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Support correspondence
Montgomery Bus Boycott
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 62, folders 12, 13, 14
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/27/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/27/1989
Date Updated
10/5/2009 4:14:24 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Dixon, Rebecca
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
7/18/1960
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Dixon, Rebecca
Document ID
600718-005
Document Date
7/18/1960
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
7/10/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Spelman College
Alabama State College
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Topics
Support correspondence
Afro-American Education
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
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 23A, folder D
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/13/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/19/1994
Date Updated
10/8/2009 10:09:42 AM
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''Program, Conference on Christian Faith and Human Relations''

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Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Document Date
4/23/1957-4/25/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document ID
570425-007
Document Date
4/23/1957-4/25/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Nashville, Tenn.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
4/25/957
4/23/1957 - 4/25/1957
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.[Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.) ]
Mays, Benjamin Elijah [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
Organizations
Conference on Christian Faith and Human Relations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
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 15, folder 28
Copy Location (1)
EBCR-INP, Ebenezer Baptist Church, Miscellaneous Records, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/23/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/08/1989
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:29 PM
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Letter to S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest) Vandiver

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Author
Hocking, Richard
Boyte, Harry G.
Document Date
12/4/1959
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Hocking, Richard
Boyte, Harry G.
Author Affiliation
Georgia Council on Human Relations
Greater Atlanta Council on Human Relations
Document ID
591204-008
Document Date
12/4/1959
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Vandiver, S. Ernest (Samuel Ernest)
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Atlanta Move, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
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 2, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/8/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/9/2002 11:37:18
ebrummel
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:01 AM
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Program, ''Morning worship''

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Author
Helen Hills Hills Chapel
Document Date
4/16/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Helen Hills Hills Chapel
Author Affiliation
Smith College
Document ID
610416-002
Document Date
4/16/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Crozer Theological Seminary
Boston University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Biography
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
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
12.3.0.895
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
4/7/2014 12:25:40 PM
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Program, ''Commencement''

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Author
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document Date
6/2/1959
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Document ID
590602-008
Document Date
6/2/1959
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Document Note
Marginal comments by LDR.
Names
Lightfoot, T. C.
Mitchell, West
Weisiger, Kendall
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Brazeal, Brailsford R.
Perkins, Thomas
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah)
Moseley, Orville
McCall, Walter R. [Providence Baptist Church]
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Providence Baptist Church
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Code for Location of Original
LDRP-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Lawrence Dunbar Reddick Papers, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3, folder 7
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/20/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/21/2002
Date Updated
6/26/2009 5:33:26 PM
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Letter to John Thomas Porter

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Document Date
9/30/1955
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
550930-000
Document Date
9/30/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Place Written
[Montgomery, Ala.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/12/1955
Names
Porter, John Thomas [Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)]
King, Martin Luther
King, Alberta Williams
Organizations
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Ebenezer Baptist Church -- Guest sermons
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Parents
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Other Topics
The Baptist Leader
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
08/14/1995
Date Updated
4/15/2009 4:30:38 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Author
Law, W. W. (Westley Wallace)
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Document Date
1/14/1955
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Law, W. W. (Westley Wallace)
Author Dates
1923-2002
Document ID
550114-001
Document Date
1/14/1955
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 2
Place Written
Savannah, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
Jackson, Emory O. [Birmingham World]
Organizations
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Birmingham World
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
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 117, folder 50.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/14/1987 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/14/1987
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:22 PM
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