Online King Records Access (OKRA)

''The Terrible Cost of the Ballot''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620901-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[9/1/1962]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620901-001
Document Date
[9/1/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/1/1961
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Shady Grove Baptist Church (Leesburg, Ga.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Leesburg, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Lee County, Ga.
Terrell County, Ga.
Baker County, Ga.
Topics
Sit-ins
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 27, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/21/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/22/1999
Date Updated
3/1/2017 1:41:23 PM
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''People in Action: Terrible Cost Of The Ballot''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620901-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/1/1962
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620901-005
Document Date
9/1/1962
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
New York Amsterdam News, 1 September 1962.
Dates
11/1/1961
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Shady Grove Baptist Church (Leesburg, Ga.)
United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Places
Lee County, Ga.
Leesburg, Ga.
Terrell County, Ga.
Baker County, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Nonviolence
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Voter registration
Freedom rides
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Churches-vandalism
Bombings
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 109
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/12/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/18/2011
3/18/2011 szwald
Date Updated
3/1/2017 11:21:39 AM
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Press release, 1,000 Members Protest Against the Arrest of Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document601030-000
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Document Date
10/30/1960
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
601030-000
Document Date
10/30/1960
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 5
Place Written
Chicago, Ill.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/3/1960
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Travis, Dempsey
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Mitchell, J. Oscar
Kennedy, Robert F.
Organizations
Choppin African Methodist Episcopal Church (Chicago, Ill.)
Places
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Sit-ins
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates, 1960
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/16/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
09/06/1996
Date Updated
10/28/2009 10:49:42 AM
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Letter to Robert Cobb

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610612-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
6/12/1961
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
610612-004
Document Date
6/12/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Cobb, Robert [Elks Civil Liberties Committee of Western Massachusetts]
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Seay, S. S. (Solomon Snowden)
Organizations
Elks Civil Liberties Committee of Western Massachusetts
Places
Springfield, Mass.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Freedom rides
political participation
Sit-ins
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 52
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
1/31/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/03/2000
Date Updated
10/19/2010 3:41:35 PM
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Draft, ''New Harassment: The Lunacy Test''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620623-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[6/23/1962]
Genre
Article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620623-000
Document Date
[6/23/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Article
Document Length
6 pp.
Document Note
Draft of 6/23/62 NYAN
Names
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lee, Bernard Scott [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Blake, Harry
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Little Union Baptist Church (Shreveport, La.)
White Citizens Council
United States. Dept. of Justice
Gillfield Baptist Church (Petersburgh, Va.)
Places
Baton Rouge, La.
Shreveport, La.
Topics
Sit-ins
Arrest
Civil rights movements
Police - Complaints against
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Other Topics
New York Amsterdam News
New York Times
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)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box 27, folder 10
Date Created
1/20/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
01/28/1998
8/25/2011 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:55:52 AM
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Press release, ''SCLC 'People to People' tour sweeps Central Alabama''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document621220-009
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/20/1962
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
621220-009
Document Date
12/20/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
12/6/1962
12/7/1962
12/4/1962
12/5/1962
3/1962
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Boyd, G. M. [Calhoun County Voter League]
Faulkner, Joseph [Gadsden Christian Civil Committee]
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Gadsden Christian Civil Committee
Gadsden (Ala.). City Jail
Calhoun County Voter League
Talledega College (Talladega, Ala.)
Miles College (Fairfield, Ala.)
Montgomery Improvement Association
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Talledega, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Mississippi
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Sit-ins
Voter registration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Threats/attacks against
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 120, folder 12
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/2/2006 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/5/2006 18:17:59
bhunter
Date Updated
4/20/2017 2:35:31 PM
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Draft, ''Chapter IV, New Day in Birmingham,'' Why We Can't Wait

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document640500-019
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
640500-019
Document Date
[12/1963-5/1964]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Undecided
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Essay
Document Length
11 pp.
Dates
4/3/1963
4/15/1963
Names
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Connor, Eugene
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Lawson, James M.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Nash, Diane
Young, Andrew
Cotton, Dorothy
Kennedy, Robert F.
Anderson, Marian
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Robinson, Jackie
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Birmingham News
Washington Post Company
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Why We Can't Wait
Birmingham, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Freedom songs
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Police - Complaints against
Nonviolence
Other Topics
New Day Dawns for Birmingham
We Shall Overcome
Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me 'Round
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 89, folder 9 (4 of 5)
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/15/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/16/1999
Date Updated
6/24/2010 9:55:45 AM
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''President's report''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610500-013
Author
Reid, Milton, A.
Document Date
[5/1961]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Reid, Milton, A.
Author Affiliation
Virginia Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610500-013
Document Date
[5/1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Report
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
11/1960
4/26/1961
5/17/1961
6/30/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Abernathy, Ralph
Hamilton, Walter L.
Williams, Robert G.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Ribicoff, Abraham
Powell, Adam Clayton
Fauntroy, Walter E.
Wood, Virgil
Griffin, L.F.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
First Baptist Church, Petersburg, Va.
Places
Prince Edward County, Md.
Petersburg, Va.
Norfolk, Va.
Topics
Sit-ins
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 35, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 129, folder 21, Reel 8
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/30/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/1/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:54:45 AM
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Program, ''Belafonte''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620606-008
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
[6/6/1962]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620606-008
Document Date
[6/6/1962]
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
25 pp.
Names
Belafonte, Harry
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Makeba, Miriam
King, Martin Luther
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Sarno, Jay
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
Cotton, Dorothy
Clark, Septima Poinsette
Young, Andrew
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Topics
Sit-ins
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 51, folder 17, reel 14
Date Created
12/5/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
05/14/2002
3/30/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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Address delivered at Mass Meeting at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630422-025
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Document Date
4/22/1963
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
630422-025
Document Date
4/22/1963
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Birmingham, Ala.
Genre
Audio
Document Length
20.01 mins.
Dates
3/8/1957
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L. [Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)]
King, Coretta Scott
Powell, Adam Clayton [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Diggs, Charles C. [United States. Congress. House of Representatives]
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson)
Nkrumah, Kwame
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Young, Andrew
Connor, Eugene
Boutwell, Albert Burton
Niebuhr, Reinhold
Elijah Muhammad
Jesus Christ
Amos (Biblical prophet)
Lincoln, Abraham
Jefferson, Thomas
Luther, Martin
Key, Francis Scott
Organizations
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Nation of Islam
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Sixth Avenue Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Places
Ghana, Africa
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Africa trip, 1957
Birmingham, 1963
Black nationalism
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Colonialism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Family - Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Nonviolence
Sit-ins
Slavery
Letter from a Birmingham Jail
Other Topics
Moral Man and Immoral Society
Declaration of Independence
U.S. Constitution
Star Spangled Banner
Amos 5:24
Matthew 5:44
Code for Location of Original
SAAPC-AlBiCRI
Location of Original
Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy Collection, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Location of Original - Detail
Box 1, CD 3, side 1
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/2/2008 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/5/2009
11/5/2009 susane
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:48 AM
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