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Washington scholar james l swanson said he found the letter inside an envelope clipped to a page in hoover's 1938 book, persons in hiding, which swanson said he. Letter from a birmingham jail: dr martin luther king, jr [mr simon starr] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the letter from birmingham jail, also. Share your dream now and visit the king center digital archive to see more than 10,000 documents from martin luther king's personal collection and from the civil.
Martin luther king, jr letter from birmingham city jail (excerpts) print this page letter i hope this letter finds you strong in the faith. King wrote the famous letter from a birmingham jail on april 16, 1963.
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