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Transcript of MLK Appearance on WINS Radio

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This document is a 1964 transcript of a WINS Radio interview with Dr. King. The focus is the Civil Rights Bill.

Sunday, May 31, 1964

Anonymous Card and Article to MLK

An anonymous sender encloses an article written about Dr. King and his anti-Vietnam War sentiments.

Letter from Paul H. Douglas to MLK

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Paul H. Douglass extends his gratitude to Dr. King, Roy Wilkins and their followers for the "passage of the Civil Rights Bill."

Thursday, July 2, 1964

Mission to Mississippi

The document, shown here, listed Dr. King and many other clergy as they invited other clergyman nationwide to an event called "Mission to Mississippi." The Mission was in support for the Freedom Riders of 1961. It included a one-day conference that was held in Jackson, MS. July 20, 1961. Unfortunately, this document was torn in half so the full remaining content continues, on the following attached page.

Letter from Isaac Franck to MLK

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Issac Franck extends an invitation for Dr. King to speak at Adas Israel. Adas Israel is the largest Conservative Congregation in the Greater Washington area.

Wednesday, September 25, 1963

Evil (Natural)

Dr. King cites Albert Knudson on the topic of evil.

Letter from Mary T. Clark to MLK

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This letter from the Social Action Secretariat, National Federation of Catholic College Students references an enclosed letter which was issued to all member colleges. The enclosed letter supports student activity in the 1964 Freedom Fast.

Wednesday, November 11, 1964

Notecard- Sin

On this notecard, Dr. King outlines Augustine's view on sin.

Invitation from the United Federation of Teachers to MLK

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The United Federation of Teachers invite Dr. King to their annual Spring Conference Luncheon. At this particular event, civil rights activist Bayard Rustin will be honored with the John Dewey Award.

Saturday, February 10, 1968

Letter from Sheldon L. Gutman to MLK

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Sheldon L. Gutman writes Dr. King urging him to utilize his prominence by consistently speaking out about the issues of the world. Gutman also expresses concern regarding America's potential retaliation to China detonating a hydrogen bomb.

Tuesday, June 20, 1967

Letter from Jitsuo Morikawa to MLK

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Jitsuo Morikawa, Secretary for Evangelism at the American Baptist Jubilee Advance, asks Dr. King to address the organization's Evangelism Luncheon in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Tuesday, February 25, 1964

Spencer

Dr. King records a quote from Herbert Spencer’s “First Principles.”

Notre Dame Law School Library Letter to MLK

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Miss Boller, the law school library assistant of Notre Dame, inquires about a recent speech by Dr. King concerning his perspective on the United States and violence.

Wednesday, April 19, 1967

Telegram from Philip A. Randolph to MLK

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Philip A. Randolph writes Dr. King concerning Negro leaders being invited to discuss problems of the movement on NBC television.

Monday, August 8, 1966

Letter From Charles L. Sanders to MLK

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In this letter, Sanders recommends William Rutherford to Dr. King for a position with SCLC.

Monday, July 18, 1966

Telegram from Winfield P. Woolf, Jr. to the SCLC Board of Strategy

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Just three days before the assassination, Winfield P. Woolf, Jr. asserts that removing Dr. King from the SCLC would be disastrous.

Sunday, March 31, 1968

Letter from John Frankel to MLK

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John Frankel expresses gratitude to Dr. King on behalf of Sargent Shriver for supporting the efforts of the Queens Clinical Society in South Jamaica.

Monday, May 8, 1967

SCLC Answers Attorney General Cook

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Mr. Clayton releases a statement concerning accusations made against Dr. King. In the statement, Georgia Attorney General Eugene Cook states that Dr. King refused to give him information him concerning a known communist named Jack O'Dell. Dr. King confirms that he has, in fact, cooperated with Cook and that O'Dell no longer works for the organization.

Friday, August 16, 1963

Letter from Robert Wacker to MLK

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Robert Wacker is highly distressed about housing discrimination in his neighborhood. In this letter to Dr. King, Wacker displays his determination towards eradicating segregated communities and encourages Dr. King to rally around this issue.

Tuesday, March 16, 1965

Social Ethics

Dr. King quotes Isaiah 3:15 while taking notes about social ethics. The passage that he quotes says that those who oppress others are sinning against God.

Letter from Jim Kelber to MLK

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Due to Dr. King's candidacy in the Choice '68 Presidential Primary College Ballot, the Chaffey College requests Dr. King to speak to the student body. Jim Kelber, campus coordinator of Choice '68, informs Dr. King of the campus location and the press coverage he would be susceptible to receive.

Tuesday, March 19, 1968

53rd Annual NAACP Convention

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Serving as an itinerary for the 53rd Annual NAACP Convention, this document outlines the schedule, location, and speakers of the seven-day event.

Tuesday, June 5, 1962

Letter from Joan Daves to Dr. King Regarding The Critic in Chicago

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In this letter, Joan Daves informs Dr. King about the only magazine commitment to-date with The Critic in Chicago.

Friday, April 7, 1967

Letter from Bill Dady to MLK

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In this letter, "Free Men and Free Markets," a book by Robert Theobald, is introduced to Dr. King by Bill Dady.

Tuesday, May 26, 1964

Letter from Ronald Segal to MLK

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Mr. Segal expresses his appreciation for Dr. King's willingness to sponsor the International Conference on South Africa. He also requests that Dr. King prepare a short paper to deliver at the Conference.

Sunday, October 10, 1965

Letter from Seabury Press to MLK

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Alda Lee Boyd, publicity director for the Seabury Press, asks Dr. King if he would write a statement that can be used to promote "The Jon Daniels Story." The book is about an Episcopal seminary student, Jonathan Daniels, who was killed while working in Mississippi following the Selma to Montgomery March.

Wednesday, August 30, 1967

Letter from Rev. Theodore L. Fischer to MLK

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Rev. Theodore Fischer of the Comittee on Religion and Race of the Eastern Pennsylvania Synod offers support to end discrimination in housing.

Wednesday, June 23, 1965

Citizens' Crusade Against Poverty Press Release

The Citizens' Crusade Against Poverty issues a news release regarding the start of a three-year program to train 1000 poverty workers. Walter P. Reuther's statement came after the Ford Foundation announced a starter grant for the program.

Letter from Robert L. Green to Dora McDonald Regarding Dr. King's Biological Sketch

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This letter from Robert L. Green, Associate Professor, Michigan State University to Dora McDonald is to request copy of Dr. King's biographical sketch to be forwarded to an individual at Yeshiva University. The biographical sketch will be used in conjunction with Dr. King's paper "The Role of Behavioral Scientist in the Civil Rights Movement" which will be published in the American Psychological Association Journal and the Journal of Social Issues.

Monday, January 22, 1968

Request for Preliminary Determination of Eligibility - Nonprofit

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This document serves as a request to establish Ebenezer Baptist Church as a Non-Profit Sponsor or Mortgagor.

Tuesday, November 7, 1967

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