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To J. H. Jackson

Author: 
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Date: 
March 7, 1956
Genre: 
Letter
Topic: 
Montgomery Bus Boycott

Details

Reverend J. H. Jackson, Pastor
Olivet Baptist Church
3101 South Parkway
Chicago 16, Illinois

Dear Reverend Jackson:

This is just a note to express our deepest gratitude to you and to the members of your congregation for your very fine contribution. I assure you that we will long remember your coming to our aid in this momentous struggle for justice. Such contributions from friends and organizations sympathetic with our struggle give us renewed courage and vigor to carry on.

With every good wish, I am

Cordially yours,
M. L. King, Jr.,
President.

MLK/ds

Source: 

MLKP-MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.