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McCracken, Robert J. (Robert James)

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Itinerary for MLK

In this correspondence, a list of "appearances" for Dr. King is listed.

Letter from MLK to Robert J. McCracken

Dr. King declines to preach twice on one Sunday at Riverside Church in New York City. Besides time constraints, he needs to conserve his strength as per his doctor's recommendation. Because the 1964 World's Fair will be in New York at that time, they expect big crowds, requiring two services.

Letter from Robert J. McCracken to MLK

Rev. McCracken, of Riverside Church in New York, informs Dr. King that he is scheduled to speak at two identical church services. The Church has added the second service because the New York World?s Fair will be open.

Letter from Robert J. McCraken to MLK

Reverend McCracken extends an invitation to Dr. King to preach at The Riverside Church in New York.

Letter from Theodore R. Britton Jr. to MLK

Theodore R. Britton promotes the candidacy of Dr. King for the pastorship of Riverside Church throughout this letter. Britton also asserts that New York is in need of Dr. King's leadership and sermons.

MLK Appearance List

This itinerary highlights Dr. King's appearances over a six month period.

Religious Index - MLK Notes

This document illustrates how to put together a sermon for religious services and contains notes from Dr. King.