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Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Series 6: Southern Christian Leadership Conference Organizational Records

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131l
Scope and Contents of the Collection The series is comprised of papers about the administrative, social and programmatic functions of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), including planning documents related to SCLC annual meetings, conferences and staff retreats; SCLC divisions Operation Breadbasket, the Citizen Education Project (CEP), the Spring Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam and the Summer Community Organization and Political Education Project (SCOPE); projects in Birmingham, Montgomery, Selma...
Dates: 1957-1971

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Series 9: Ebenezer Baptist Church Organizational Records

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131o
Scope and Contents of the Series The series consists of records about the Ebenezer Baptist Church’s committees, membership, events, housing projects, history, and related operations. Documents describe the organization and functions of the committees of the Women’s Council as well as youth work, public relations, and worship. There are lists of the church’s trustees, family units, and young people whose parents are not members. A partial draft of a letter to members, fragment from an annual report, and blank pledge cards...
Dates: 1960-1967

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Series 12: Printed Materials

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131r
Scope and Contents of the Collection The series consists of magazines, journals, newspapers, pamphlets, brochures, event programs, newsletters, press releases, newspaper clippings and various ephemera, primarily related to Martin Luther King, Jr. and his work as a leader in the Civil Rights Movement (1855-1985, bulk 1966-1968).
Dates: 1966-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Series 13: Photographs

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131s
Scope and Contents of the Series This series contains photographs Martin Luther King, Jr., members of his family, a few civil rights leaders, celebrities, and those received in his correspondence. Most of the photographs are black and white prints with a few in color and one hand-colored print. There are depictions of King receiving his Doctorate of Divinity from Boston University in 1959, surrounded by books in his study at 563 Johnson Avenue, at the 1964 World’s...
Dates: 1955-1968, undated

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General A-D

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131a
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1953 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal...
Dates: 1927, 1949-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General E-K

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131b
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1953 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional, often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal employment, education, housing, passive resistance, poverty,...
Dates: 1951-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General L-R

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131c
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1950 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal employment, education, housing, passive resistance, poverty,...
Dates: 1950-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.1: Correspondence: General S-Z

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131d
Scope and Contents of the Subseries The subseries contains correspondence between Martin Luther King, Jr. and various individuals and organizations from 1953 to 1968. There are letters, telegrams, greeting cards, carbon copies, postcards, invitations, and hate mail. The correspondence is primarily professional often accompanied by enclosures, with few personal letters. Among the topics discussed are civil rights, discrimination, SCLC activities, politics, equal...
Dates: 1936-1968

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection: Subseries 1.4: Correspondence: Unidentified

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0131g
Scope and Contents of the Subseries This series contains correspondence from unidentified senders received by Martin Luther King, Jr. A significant portion of the letters are hate mail and often contain criticism of the civil rights movement and personal insults. There are also justifications for discrimination and opposition to integration. Some of the letters contain discussions of religion, racism, riots, communism, work ethics, poverty, politics and the Black Power movement. In addition, there are a few items complimenting...
Dates: 1958-1968, undated

Morehouse College Photographs

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Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0080
Scope and Contents This collection contains approximately 103 photographs dating from 1880s to 1970s. The photographs depict the buildings and grounds, students, campus events and visitors, faculty, and individuals associated with Morehouse College. The images showcase aspects of the history of Morehouse College as the largest all-male historically Black college in the United States.
Dates: 1885-1978

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Abernathy, Ralph 3
American Friends Service Committee 3
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971 3
Clergy and Laymen Concerned About Vietnam (U.S.) 3
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.) 3
Ebenezer Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Eskridge, Chauncey, 1917-1988 3
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 3
Interdenominational Theological Center (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
National Urban League 3
Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr., 1908-1972 3
Southern Conference Educational Fund 3
Wachtel, Harry H., 1917-1997 3
Adult Education Council of Greater Chicago 2
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 2
Belafonte, Harry, 1927- 2
Bevel, James L. (James Luther), 1936-2008 2
Citizens’ Crusade Against Poverty 2
Clark Atlanta University 2
Clark College 2
Clark, Septima Poinsette, 1898-1987 2
Cotton, Dorothy Foreman, 1930- 2
Elijah Muhammad, 1897-1975 2
Farris, Christine King 2
Haley, Alex 2
Harper & Row Publishers 2
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 2
Hilliard, Asa G., III 2
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBellville), 1922- 2
King, A. D., 1930-1969 2
King, Martin Luther, Sr., 1899-1984 2
Levison, Stanley D., 1912-1979 2
Lincoln, C. Eric (Charles Eric), 1924-2000 2
Lowery, Joseph E. 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 2
Parks, Andrew Walter 2
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979 2
Rutherford, William 2
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket 2
Smith, Lillian (Lillian Eugenia), 1897-1966 2
Taylor, Gardner C. 2
United States. Office of Economic Opportunity 2
United States. Office of the Vice President 2
Walker, Wyatt Tee 2
Wofford, Harris 2
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 2
Young, Andrew, 1932- 2
A. Philip Randolph Institute 1
Al-Amin, Jamil, 1943- 1
Albert, Carl Bert, 1908-2000 1
Alexander, Clifford L., 1933- 1
Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016 1
Allen, Ivan, 1911-2003 1
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American Civil Liberties Union 1
American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa 1
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Atlanta Community Relations Commission 1
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Baptist Convention for the State of Georgia 1
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Bond, Julian, 1940-2015 1
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Booth, L. Venchael, 1919- 1
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Bowles, Chester, 1901-1986 1
Boyte, Harry G., 1911-1977 1
Braden, Anne, 1924-2006 1
Braden, Carl, 1914-1975 1
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Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996 1
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