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Address at the fifty-third annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620705-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/5/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
620705-005
Document Date
7/5/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Audio Transcript
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
16 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
MacMillan, Harold
Calhoun, John H. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bennette, Fred [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Williams, Samuel W. [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Hitler, Adolf
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John)
Patton, W. C.
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Lenin, Vladimir Ilyich
Plato
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Urban League
White Citizens Council
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Segregation--law and legislation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Civil Disobedience
Communism
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Freedom rides
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Other Topics
2 Corinthians 9:6
Isaiah 40:4-6
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.
Date Created
11/1/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/02/1999
3/30/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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Draft, Address at the fifty-third annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620705-003
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
7/5/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620705-003
Document Date
7/5/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Draft
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
21 pp.
Document Note
Separation sheet included.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Williams, Samuel W.
Wilkins, Roy
MacMillan, Harold
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Calhoun, John H. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bennette, Fred C. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Supreme Court
Time Magazine
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Macon, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Topics
Nonviolence
Civil Disobedience
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Voter registration
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Discrimination in housing
Discrimination in public accomodations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Other Topics
U.S. Constitution
Micah 6:8
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
2.3.0.110
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/9/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/22/1994
3/30/2012 szwald
Date Updated
9/4/2015 9:48:21 AM
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Draft, Address at the fifty-third annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620705-004
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
7/5/1962
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620705-004
Document Date
7/5/1962
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
In Vol. 7
Cal. 7
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Speech
Document Length
25 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
Names
Wilkins, Roy
MacMillan, Harold
Calhoun, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Bennette, Fred C. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Congress of Racial Equality
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Urban League
Places
Macon, Ga.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Topics
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Discrimination in housing
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Freedom rides
World Politics
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
School integration
Other Topics
Micah 6:8
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
Vault box 3, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/13/1997 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/17/1997
3/14/2012 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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''An American Student Speaks of Civil Rights Affirmation and Pledge of the 'Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom' ''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570517-018
Author
Sims, Harold R.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Sims, Harold R.
Author Dates
1935-
Author Affiliation
United States National Student Association
Document ID
570517-018
Document Date
[5/17/1957]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Report
Document Length
35 pp.
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Montgomery Improvement Association]
Young, Whitney M.
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)]
Belafonte, Harry
Davis, Sammy, Jr.
Poitier, Sidney
Perry, Walter L.
Borders, William Holmes
Steele, C. Kenzie
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Jackson, Mahalia
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Douglas, Paul Howard
Diggs, Charles C.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Montgomery Improvement Association
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
United States. Supreme Court
National Urban League
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Student movements
Other Topics
Give Us the Ballot
Deuteronomy 34:9
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
2/18/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
02/19/1992
Date Updated
3/20/2012 1:32:37 PM
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''TV Interview with the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., Part One''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610304-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Document Date
3/4/1961
Genre
Interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610304-001
Document Date
3/4/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Baltimore, Md.
Genre
Interview
Document Length
2 pp.
Document Note
Transcript of 2/7/1961-2/8/1961 Mike Wallace interview.
Published In
Baltimore Afro-American, 4 March 1961, pp. 1, 4.
Dates
3/11/1961
3/18/1961
2/7/1961
2/8/1961
Names
Wallace, Mike
Christ, Jesus
Gandhi, Mahatma
Thoreau, Henry David
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
WNTA-TV
United States. Supreme Court
Places
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Other Topics
Harper's Magazine
Mike Wallace Interviews
New York Times Company
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
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
10/28/1999 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/29/1999
6/7/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Form letter to Friend

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570422-005
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/22/1957
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Document ID
570422-005
Document Date
4/22/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/17/1957
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Topics
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
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 106, folder 17
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/23/1992 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/29/1992
Date Updated
1/20/2009 2:52:25 PM
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''Remarks in Acceptance of the Forty-second Springarn Medal at the Forty-eighth Annual NAACP Convention''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570628-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Document Date
6/28/1957
Genre
Speech
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
570628-001
Document Date
6/28/1957
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 4
cal. 6
Place Written
Detroit, Mich.
Genre
Speech
Document Length
14 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph
Wilkins, Roy
Marshall, Thurgood
White, Walter Francis
Plato
Aristotle
Sophocles
Euripides
Scott, Dred
Nkrumah, Kwame
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
United States. Supreme Court
United Nations
Ku Klux Klan
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Africa
Asia
Ghana
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Spingarn Medal
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Civil Rights Act, 1957
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
ABSP-DHU-MS
Location of Original
Arthur B. Spingarn Papers, Howard University, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
HCBP-NcD, Harry C. Boyte Family Papers, Duke University, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Maunscript Library, Durham, N.C.
Filing Info
Sermon file, folder 136, Speech--Spingarn Medal MLK
Copy Location (3)
NAACP
Filing Info
Serman file, folder 130, ''Acceptance Speech of Spingarn Medal''
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Group III-A5
Filing Info
Box 29
Date Created
8/23/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/22/2010
12/5/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:53 AM
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''A Call for the Youth March for Integrated Schools''

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Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
10/25/1958
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Document ID
581025-005
Document Date
10/25/1958
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Names
Bates, Daisy
Bunche, Ruth H.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Robinson, Jackie
Wilkins, Roy
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Youth March for Integrated Schools
Martin Luther King, Jr.--membership in organizations
Student movements
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
School integration
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.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 3A, folder 334
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.
Filing Info
Box 3, folder 11
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/14/1991 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/18/1991
Date Updated
4/14/2009 4:12:51 PM
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''Call to a Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document570405-006
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
4/5/1957
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wilkins, Roy
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Document ID
570405-006
Document Date
4/5/1957
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
5/17/1957
5/17/1954
Names
Scott, Dred
Lincoln, Abraham
Kilgore, Thomas
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church]
Organizations
United States. Supreme Court
First Baptist Church
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Plessy vs Ferguson, 1896
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
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 2, Folder 10
Copy Location (1)
DDEP-KAbE, Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (2)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Filing Info
Box IIIA, folder 245
Date Created
7/31/1989 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/08/1989
Date Updated
5/5/2009 2:48:25 PM
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''Self-Portrait of a Symbol: Martin Luther King, Part I''

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Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
2/13/1961
Genre
Published interview
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
610213-018
Document Date
2/13/1961
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published interview
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Post, 13 February 1961
Dates
1954
Names
Wallace, Mike
Wilkins, Roy
Jesus Christ
Thoreau, Henry David
Gandhi, Mahatma
Organizations
Harper's Magazine
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
WNTA-TV
United States. Supreme Court
New York Times Company
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Interviews
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Television public speaking
Sit-ins
Civil Disobedience
Direct action
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Date Created
10/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:54 AM
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