Letter from Joan Daves to Coretta Scott King

Abstract

Joan Daves expresses her gratitude toward Mrs. King for her support of her husband throughout his work in the Civil Rights Movement, following his receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Letter from Joan Daves to Coretta Scott King
Thursday, October 15, 1964
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October 15th 1964 Dear Coretta, The great honor that has come to Martin is something in which you share most significantly: your patience has always won out over the unavoidable annoyances - your understanding has always helped Martin to be free to persue [pursue] his vision and his mission. I am deeply gratified & happy for both of you! [As?] ever, Joan.
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