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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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Letter to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630321-009
Author
White, Lee C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
3/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
White, Lee C.
Author Dates
1923-
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
630321-009
Document Date
3/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
3/7/1963
2/28/1963
3/6/1963
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Travis, James
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
New York, N.Y.
Greenwood, Miss.
Leflore County, Miss.
Topics
Voter registration
Governmental investigations
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 8, frame 43
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 374, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/7/2014 10:28:26 AM
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Press Release, ''NAACP Urges No 'Cool Off' for Freedom Riders''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610526-014
Author
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
5/26/1961
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
610526-014
Document Date
5/26/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/15/1961
7/1956
5/14/1961
5/16/1961
Names
Kennedy, Robert F. [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Bus Ride Project
Places
Anniston, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Segregation in transportation
Segregation--law and legislation
Federal intervention
Afro-Americans - Civil rights
Other Topics
United States Constitution
Code for Location of Original
WHCF-MBJFK
Location of Original
White House Central Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 5, Reel 15
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 5, folder 1
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/9/2009 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
11/10/2009
11/10/2009 szwald
3/17/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/17/2016 11:40:12 AM
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''People In Action: Most Abused Man In Nation''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620331-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
3/31/1962
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Document ID
620331-000
Document Date
3/31/1962
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
In Vol. 7
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
2 pp.
Published In
New York Amsterdam News, 31 March 1962.
Dates
1/25/1962
3/22/1962
3/15/1962
Names
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis)
Billingsley, Orzell
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Connor, Eugene
Kunstler, William M. (William Moses) [American Civil Liberties Union]
Phifer, J.S.
Hanes, Arthur J.
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Bethal Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Topics
Segregation in transportation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--Finance
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Churches-vandalism
Other Topics
People In Action
Code for Location of Original
MLKPP
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Date Created
12/4/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/05/1995
3/14/2012 szwald
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:57 AM
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''The Boycott Explained''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document650410-000
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
4/10/1965
Genre
Published article
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
650410-000
Document Date
4/10/1965
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Published article
Document Length
1 p.
Published In
New York Amsterdam News, 10 April 1965.
Names
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Organizations
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Dallas County, Ala.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Publications
Afro-Americans - Economic conditions
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
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
7/11/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
07/12/1996
Date Updated
4/8/2010 4:43:08 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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Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Document Date
6/24/1958
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Siciliano, Rocco C.
Author Affiliation
United States. White House
Document ID
580624-002
Document Date
6/24/1958
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Initialed
Status
Cal. 4
Place Written
Washington, D.C.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
6/21/1958
6/23/1958
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell) [National Urban League]
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Morrow, E. Frederic (Everett Frederic)
Lemley, Harry J. (Harry Jacob), 1914-
Meyers, Agnes
Organizations
National Urban League
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
United States. Dept. of Justice
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Places
Little Rock, Ark.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Presidential meetings
Civil rights
Little Rock School Crisis, 1957
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Segregation--law and legislation
School integration
Other Topics
Atlantic Monthly
Code for Location of Original
DDEP-KAbE
Location of Original
Dwight D. (Dwight David) Eisenhower Miscellaneous Papers, 1957-1960, Dwight D. Eisenhower Library, Abilene, Kan.
Copy Location (1)
RCSP-INP, Rocco C. Siciliano Papers, In Private Hands
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
9/13/1990 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
7/31/2015 11:34:44 AM
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Telegram to A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph, Roy Wilkins, James Farmer, Whitney M. Young, Reinhold Niebuhr, Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620913-017
Author
[McDew, Charles]
Document Date
[9/13/1962]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
[McDew, Charles]
Document ID
620913-017
Document Date
[9/13/1962]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Not in
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Burks, Marylene
Hillet, Vivian
Allen, Christopher
Chatfield, Jack
Hall, Prathia
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Young, Whitney M. [National Urban League]
Niebuhr, Reinhold [Princeton University]
Robinson, Jackie [Chock Full of Nuts]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids]
Organizations
United States. Dept. of Justice
Ku Klux Klan
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Urban League
Princeton University
Chock Full of Nuts
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
Shady Grove Baptist Church (Leesburg, Ga.)
Mount Olive Baptist Church (Sasser, Ga.)
Mount Mary Baptist Church (Sasser, Ga.)
Places
Goodman, Miss.
Ruleville, Miss.
Dawson, Ga.
Leesburg, Ga.
Topics
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Governmental investigations
Federal intervention
Code for Location of Original
SNCCP-GAMK
Location of Original
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Reel 10, frame 365c
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/18/2015 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/26/2015 tenisha
Date Updated
8/25/2016 10:01:57 AM
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