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    [Panel at a National Urban League meeting] Catalog Record Only Title supplied by cataloger from notes made at the time of original recording. Reaction panel followed by summary by Whitney Young ; panelists include Dr. King and others. Recorded on December 11, 1964, at the Sheraton Park Hotel, in Washington, D.C. Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1998. 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, double track,...
    • Contributor: National Urban League Collection (Library of Congress) - King, Martin Luther - Young, Whitney M.
    • Date: 1964
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    The two sides of America Catalog Record Only Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks about the two sides of America, prosperity and opportunity coexisting with poverty and racism. He emphasizes the need for people to condemn these intolerable conditions.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Pacifica Radio Archive
    • Date: 1983
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    The movement revisited : a musical portrait of four icons
    Musical portrait of four icons | Musical portrait of 4 icons Catalog Record Only
    A culmination documentation of a richly inspired piece, lauding four key figures of the civil rights movement: Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Rosa Parks, and Muhammad Ali. Quotes from President Barack Obama are also included.
    • Contributor: Gully, Terreon - X, Malcolm - Obama, Barack - McBride, Christian - Bashore, Todd - Greene, Frank - Voices of the Flame (Musical Group) - Burton, James - Davis, Steve - Hendrix, Freddie ... Gully, Terreon - X, Malcolm - Obama, Barack - McBride, Christian - Bashore, Todd - Greene, Frank - Voices of the Flame (Musical Group) - Burton, James - Davis, Steve - Hendrix, Freddie - Shaw, Darryl - Wolf, Warren - Olatuja, Alicia - Blake, Ron - Graham, Dion - Soloff, Lew - Ali, Muhammad - Maraghi, Carl - Schoenberg, Loren - Tooley, Ron - Pierce, Wendell - Purviance, Douglas - Keezer, Geoff - Dease, Michael - Curtis-Hall, Vondie - King, Martin Luther - Wilson, Steve - Parks, Rosa - Sanchez, Sonia
    • Date: 2020
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    America's chief moral dilemma Catalog Record Only Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., focuses on racism, poverty, and war, stating that technological advances in American society have not been accompanied by equivalent moral development.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Pacifica Radio Archive
    • Date: 1983
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    Martin Luther King, Jr., in conversation with Arnold Michaelis. Catalog Record Only A Xerox recorded portrait. Recorded in Dr. King's home, Atlanta, Ga., Dec. 1, 1965. Notes on slipcase.
    • Contributor: Michaelis, Arnold - King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 1972
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    Black protest Catalog Record Only "Annals of protest against slavery and oppression compiled from the writings, speeches, and documents of black men in the U. S. from the eighteenth century through the 1960s," read by Moses Gunn, Earle Hyman, and Hilde Simms. With the voices of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and Eldrige Cleaver. Text of the recording (26 p.) laid in container.
    • Contributor: X, Malcolm - Cleaver, Eldridge - King, Martin Luther - Gunn, Moses - Simms, Hilda - Hyman, Earle
    • Date: 1970
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    I have a dream; highlights from the speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr. Catalog Record Only Duration: 60 min. SUMMARY: Includes speeches delivered in Montgomery, Birmingham, Selma, Chicago and Washington, D. C., and his final sermon the night before his assassination in Memphis. Preservation master Washington, D.C. Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 1980. On 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. 262 conversion. 305 conversion.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 1974
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    [Martin Luther King, Jr., January 9, 1958] Catalog Record Only Title supplied by cataloger. Recorded January 9, 1958. From the Averell Harriman Collection of the Library of Congress. Preservation master. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Magnetic Recording Laboratory, 2002. 1 sound tape reel : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 10 in. Production level cataloging.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Averell Harriman Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1958
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    Voices of America speeches and documents. Catalog Record Only Consists recordings of historical speeches and documents either by the historic figures or by professional actors and background information for each speech or documents, followed by questions to students.
    • Contributor: Webster, Daniel - Stanton, Elizabeth Cady - Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) - King, Martin Luther - Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell) - Warren, Earl - Mott, Lucretia - Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) - Washington, George - Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education - Lincoln, Abraham - Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold)
    • Date: 1991
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    A call to conscience the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Catalog Record Only Introduction (written and read by Andrew Young) -- The address to the first Montgomery Improvement Association (MIA) mass meeting (introduction written by Rosa Louise Parks and read by Mrs. Coretta Scott King) -- The birth of a new nation (introduction written and read by Reverend Leon H. Sullivan) -- Give us the ballot (introduction written and read by the Honorable Walter E. Fauntroy) --...
    • Contributor: Carson, Clayborne - King, Martin Luther - Shepard, Kris
    • Date: 2001
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    High cost of discipleship Catalog Record Only The Rev. Martin Luther King, Sr. delivers a sermon on what it takes to be a disciple of Christ.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 199?
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    MLK convergence Catalog Record Only Title from disc label. Marlene Rosenberg, bass, vocals (3rd work) ; Kenny Barron, piano ; Lewis Nash, drums ; Christian McBride, bass (3rd and 9th tracks) ; Thomas Burrell, Robert Irving III, vocals (3rd work). Recorded Samurai Hotel Recording Studio, Astoria, NY 2016 November 29. Program notes inserted in container.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Barron, Kenny - Nash, Lewis - Burrell, Thomas - Irving, Robert - McBride, Christian - Rosenberg, Marlene
    • Date: 2019
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    The American dream a lost speech of Dr. King Catalog Record Only An original speech of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., given in Lynchburg, Va., in 1961 prior to his immortal "I have a dream" speech in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Fauntroy, Walter E.
    • Date: 1985
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    MLK the Martin Luther King, Jr. tapes : featuring speeches
    Martin Luther King, Jr. tapes Catalog Record Only
    Compact disc. muzerec spokenwd
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Kennedy, Robert F.
    • Date: 1995
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    Martin Luther King Catalog Record Only Speaking before the Ford Hall Forum in Boston, civil rights leader Martin Luther King delivers a lecture entitled The other America, which tells of the struggle of Black Americans to overcome poverty and achieve equal rights. Includes a question-and-answer session.
    • Contributor: Minnesota Public Radio - King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 1967
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    Songs of love and justice. Vol. I, Songs for soprano Catalog Record Only Title from disc label. Sung in English. Words of the 1st work by Martin Luther King, Jr.; of the 2nd work from the book of Isaiah; of the 3rd by Sara Teasdale; of the 4th by Emily Dickinson; of the 5th by Mary Phelps; of the 6th by Naomi Long Madgett, Robert J. Abrahms, and Mari Evans; of the 7th by Wilson Harris; of...
    • Contributor: Dickinson, Emily - Cleaver, Lydia - Abrams, Robert J. - Phelps, Mary - Symfonický Orchestr Čs. Rozhlasu - King, Martin Luther - Williams, Julius P. - Evans, Mari - Robinson, Rick - Madgett, Naomi Cornelia Long ... Dickinson, Emily - Cleaver, Lydia - Abrams, Robert J. - Phelps, Mary - Symfonický Orchestr Čs. Rozhlasu - King, Martin Luther - Williams, Julius P. - Evans, Mari - Robinson, Rick - Madgett, Naomi Cornelia Long - O'Brien, John B. - Dunbar, Paul Laurence - Teasdale, Sara - Harris, Wilson - Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward) - Hailstork, Adolphus C. - Toppin, Louise
    • Date: 2021
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    The great march to freedom Catalog Record Only During a demonstration in Detroit, Rev. Martin Luther King delivers a speech on the evils of segregation and discrimination. He advocates a non-violent approach in attaining civil rights for blacks.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 1963
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    I have a dream : original address from the march on Washington, August 1963 Catalog Record Only Speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr., A. Phillip [sic] Randolph, Benjamin E. Mays, John Lewis, Whitney M. Young, Jr., and Roy Wilkins. Formerly released as Freedom march on Washington (TFM 3110). Memorial notes by Nat Hentoff on container.
    • Contributor: Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah) - King, Martin Luther - Randolph, A. Philip (ASA Philip) - Young, Whitney M. - Lewis, John - Wilkins, Roy
    • Date: 1968
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    We shall overcome! Documentary of the March on Washington Catalog Record Only Title from slipcase. "Authorized recording, produced by the Council for United Civil Rights Leadership" featuring speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., A. Philip Randolph, and others, with songs performed by Joan Baez, Bod Dylan, and others. Texts of the speeches and songs (4 p.) inserted in slipcase.
    • Contributor: Baez, Joan - Dylan, Bob - King, Martin Luther - Randolph, A. Philip (ASA Philip)
    • Date: 1964
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    The Gandhi centennial Catalog Record Only On the centennial of the birth of Gandhi, in 1968, features Secretary General of the United Nations U Thant speaking of Gandhi, his life, and his philosophy; Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., gives a short speech entitled "The spirit of Mahatma"; and Mahatma Gandhi himself is heard addressing the Inter-Asian Relations Conference in New Delhi in 1947.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - Gandhi - Pacifica Radio Archive
    • Date: 1983
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    Symfoni nr 2 Catalog Record Only Title on container: A symphony of brotherhood in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Stockholms filharmoniska orkester; Stig Westerberg, conductor. Ed. recorded: Stockholm : Edition Suecia. Recorded May 14-15 and June 3, 1971, Stockholms konserthus. "A Phono Suecia recording"--Container. 700(King)changed vk22 5/19/87
    • Contributor: Westerberg, Stig - King, Martin Luther - Konsertföreningens Orkester (Stockholm, Sweden) - Carlstedt, Jan
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    I shall die, but that is all I shall do for death Catalog Record Only Speeches by Martin Luther King Jr., James Farmer, and C. Edward Crowther, delivered at Pacem in Terris II in Geneva, Switzerland, call for an end to genocide at home and abroad.
    • Contributor: Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions - King, Martin Luther - Crowther, C. Edward (Clarence Edward) - Farmer, James
    • Date: 1969
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    Audio materials, 1956-1977 Catalog Record Only Scope: Recordings of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Convention activities for 1967-1970 and 1972-1977, Lincoln Day broadcasts for 1959-1968, television interviews (sound only) of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People officials, and special documentary presentations. Voices heard include, among others, James Baldwin, Daisy Bates, Harry Belafonte, Julian Bond, Robert L. Carter, Kenneth B. Clark, W. Montague Cobb, William Thaddeus...
    • Contributor: Davis, Sammy - Weaver, Robert C. (Robert Clifton) - Jackson, Jesse - Rustin, Bayard - Carter, Robert L. - Franklin, John Hope - Motley, Constance Baker - X, Malcolm - Hawkins, Augustus F. - Cobb, W. Montague (William Montague) ... Davis, Sammy - Weaver, Robert C. (Robert Clifton) - Jackson, Jesse - Rustin, Bayard - Carter, Robert L. - Franklin, John Hope - Motley, Constance Baker - X, Malcolm - Hawkins, Augustus F. - Cobb, W. Montague (William Montague) - Hastie, William - Coleman, William T. (William Thaddeus) - Hughes, Langston - Baldwin, James - Wilson, Margaret Bush - Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett) - Robinson, Jackie - Sutton, Percy E. - Powell, Adam Clayton - Haley, Alex - Tobias, Channing Heggie - Fauntroy, Walter E. - Diggs, Charles C. - Farmer, James - Randolph, A. Philip (ASA Philip) - Moon, Henry Lee - Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) - Belafonte, Harry - Clark, Kenneth Bancroft - Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt) - Mitchell, Clarence M. (Clarence Maurice) - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People - Bond, Julian - Hill, Herbert - King, Martin Luther - Bates, Daisy - Meredith, James - Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson) - Wilkins, Roy - Marshall, Thurgood
    • Date: 1956
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    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.--speeches and sermons Catalog Record Only Introduction by Coretta Scott King.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther - King, Coretta Scott
    • Date: 1900
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    Martin Luther King speaks to the UFT
    Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. speaks to teachers at the 1964 spring luncheon conference of the United Federation of Teachers, Local 2 AFT, AFL-CIO Catalog Record Only
    Following an award presentation, Dr. King delivers a speech to the United Federation of Teachers. He calls for an end to segregation and discrimination, urges passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, and stresses the role education can play in changing racist attitudes.
    • Contributor: King, Martin Luther
    • Date: 1964