Malcolm X HIS WORDS WRITTEN AND SPOKEN

1941 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950 1955 1957 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965
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1941

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1941

Letter to Mary Jane Smith, 4 pages, [1941?]
Tells Smith about his recent activities and plans, remembers their friendship.

Roxbury, Mass.

29

 

1/17/41

Malcolm Little to Eloise Schack, 4 pages
Tells Schack about his future travel plans and mentions that he worked as a "prop boy" for Count Basie last year.

Roxbury, Mass.

29

 

11/18/41

Malcolm Little to Zelma Holman, 4 pages
Tells Holman about his recent activities and plans, including job at a dance hall.

Roxbury, Mass.

29

 

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1946

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1/14/46

Letter to Ella Little Collins (half-sister), 4 pages, [Charleston State Prison],
Gives Collins Christmas gift requests, tells her about activities in prison.

Charleston, Mass.

29

 

 

1947

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7/28/47

Letter requesting transfer from Concord Prison to Norfolk

 

27

 

11/28/47

Letter of application to Nation of Islam

 

28

 

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1948

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3/28/48

Letter to Ella Little Collins, 4 pages Introspective letter about his experiences in prison, request for birthday gift, discusses Jackie Robinson and the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Condord Prison, MA

29

 

 

1949

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1/31/49

Letter to sister Ella from prison

 

 

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1950

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2/15/50

Letter from Prison

Norfolk, MA

23

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12/13/50

Letter to Commissioner of Corrections

 

27

 

 

1955

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1/15/55

Letter to sister Ella

 

 

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9/4/55

Malcolm X to Elijah Muhammad, 1 page,
Updates Muhammad about activities in local temples, sends money from the temples

East Elmhurst, NY

29

 

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1957

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4/6/57

The Muhammads: What are they?

NYC

13

 

4/27/57

God's Angry Men (newspaper column)

NYC

13

 

5/4/57

God's Angry Men

NYC

13

 

5/18/57

God's Angry Men

NYC

13

 

5/25/57

God's Angry Men

NYC

13

 

6/1/57

God's Angry Men

NYC

13

 

6/8/57

God's Angry Men

NYC

13

 

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1959

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8/59

Speaks at Temple with Wallace D. Muhammad

NYC

 

 

1960

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1960

Malcolm X Proclaims Muhammad as Man of the hour

New Haven, CT

11

 

1960

Speaks on weekly radio broadcast Mr. Muhammad Speaks

Atlantic City, NJ

1960 Speaks on weekly radio broadcast Mr. Muhammad Speaks Atlanta, GA  

Apr-60

Speech at Harlem Unity Rally

NYC

9

 

Sep-60

Minister Malcolm X Enunciates The Muslim Program

Chicago, IL

 19

 

Nov-60

WBAI radio discussion with Bayard Rustin

NYC

 

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1961

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1961

University speech given during 1961-62

Atlanta, GA

9

 

3/24/61

The Harvard Law School Forum

Cambridge, MA

5

 

4/23/61

Discussion: Malcolm X, C.Eric Lincoln, James Baldwin, George Schuyler

NYC

T

6/16/61

Speech at Elder Solomon Lightfoot Michaux's New York Church of God

NYC

25

 

10/15/61

Where is the American Negro Headed

NYC

8

 

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1962

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1962

Malcolm X at Yale University

New Haven, CT

9

 

3/7/62

James Farmer and Malcolm X: A Debate

Ithaca, NY

20

 

5/1/62

The Crises of Racism: Malcolm X, James Farmer, William Worthy

NYC

T

5/4/62

WBAI interview by Dick Elman

NYC

15,T

9/15/62

Muslim Minister Rips 'Token Integration'

Chicago, IL

19

 

Dec 62

Black Man's History

NYC

7

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1963

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1963

Louis Lomax interviews Malcolm X

NYC

9

 

1/23/63

Speech: Twenty million Black people in a political, economic, and mental prison

East Lansing, MI

3, T

 

May-63

Playboy Interview

Chicago

 

Text

Jun-63

The Black Revolution

NYC

7, T

Jun-63

Malcolm X talks with Kenneth Clark

NYC

8

 

7/31/63

Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

NYC

22

Text

7/31/63

Letter to Whitney Young

NYC

15

Text

 8/10/63

Harlem Unity Rally

NYC

T

 

 

Sep-63

The Old Negro and the New Negro

Philadelphia, Pa.

7

 

10/11/63

Speech: America's gravest crisis since the Civil War

Berkeley, CA

3

 

10/11/63

Interview with Herman Blake at the University of California

Berkeley, CA

T

11/10/63

Speech: Message to the Grass Roots

Detroit, MI

1, 8,T

11/30/63

Letter to Jackie Robinson

NYC

11

 

12/4/63

God's Judgment of White America (The Chickens are coming home to roost)

NYC

7,8

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1964

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Mar 64

Speaks again

NYC

T

 

May 64

Liberator interview with Carlos Russell

NYC

 

 

3/7/64

James Farmer and Malcolm X: A debate on the solution to America's Race Problem

Ithaca, NY

11,20

 

3/11/64

Letter to Elijah Muhammad

NYC

24

Text

3/12/64

Speech: A Declaration of Independence

NYC

1

 

3/18/64

The Harvard Leverett House Forum of 1964

Cambridge, MA

5

 

3/19/64

Interviewed by A. B. Spellman

NYC

2

 

3/20/64

Radio interview with Joe Rainey

Philadelphia

26

 

4/3/64

The Ballot or the Bullet

Cleveland, OH

1, T

 

4/8/64

The Black Revolution, Talk at Militant Labor Forum

NYC

1, T


Text

4/8/64

Answers to Questions at Militant Labor Forum

NYC

2

 

4/8/64

Al Hajj Malik Shabazz's Declaration of Orthodox Islam

NYC

 

Text

4/12/64

The Ballot or the Bullet

Detroit, MI

T

 

4/20/64

Letter from Saudi Arabia

Jedda, Saudi Arabia

1

 

May 64

Liberator interview with Carlos Russell

NYC

17

 

5/10/64

Letter from Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria

1

 

5/11/64

Letter from Ghana

Accra, Ghana

1

 

5/13/64

I'm not an American, I'm a victim of Americanism

Accra, Ghana

6

 

5/29/64

Militant Labor Forum, with Clifton DeBerry, Quentin Hand, and W. Reid. The Harlem Hate Gang Scare Forum

NYC

1, T

5/29/64

A visit from the FBI

NYC

8

 

6/20/64

Discussion on The Long John Nebel Show, WOR Radio

NYC

 T

6/23/64

Open Letter to Elijah Muhammad

NYC

25

 

6/28/64

The Founding rally of the OAU

NYC

2

 

6/30/64

Telegram to Martin Luther King, Jr.

NYC

22

Text

Jul 64

We are all blood brothers

NYC

 

 

7/4/64

Harlem and the political machines

NYC

2

 

7/5/64

The second rally of the OAU

NYC

2

 

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7/17/64

Appeal to African Heads of State

Addis Ababa

1, 8

 Text

8/21/64

The Second African Summit Conference

Cairo, Egypt

8

 

8/25/64

Racism: The cancer that is destroying America The Negro's fight

Cairo, Egypt

8

 

1964

Letter to sister Ella

Mecca

 

Text

8/29/64

A letter from Cairo

Cairo, Egypt

2

Text

9/12/64

I'm talking to you, white man

NYC

 

21

 

11/23/64

Black Struggle in the United States

Paris, France

2,10,T

11/28/64

Discussion on Barry Gray Radio Show

NYC

2,T

11/29/64

The homecoming rally of the OAU

NYC

2

 

Dec 64

Interview with Robert Penn Warren

NYC

26

 

Dec 64

Interview with Claude Lewis

NYC

26

 

12/2/64

Whatever is necessary to protect ourselves

NYC

3

 

12/3/64

Any means necessary to bring about freedom

Oxford, England

6,T

12/12/64

Haryou-Act Rally

NYC

8,T

12/13/64

Speech at the Audubon with Dick Gregory and Babu

NYC

1, T

12/16/64

The Harvard Law School Forum of 1964

Cambridge, MA.

5, T

12/20/64

Speaks for Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party

NYC

1,T

12/20/64

Speech at the Audubon Ballroom with Fannie Lou Hamer

NYC

1, T

12/27/64

Our people identify with Africa

NYC

3

 

12/31/64

Speech to Mississippi Youth

NYC

1,T

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1965

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Jan 65

Interview in London

London, England

 

 

1/1/65

See for yourself, listen for yourself, think for yourself

NYC

6

 

1/7/65

Militant Labor Forum - Prospects for Freedom in 1965

NYC

1, T

1/18/65

The Young Socialist Interview

NYC

2

 

1/18/65

The American system of exploitation and oppression

NYC

6

 

1/19/65

Television interview with Pierre Berton

Toronto

26

 

1/24/65

Malcolm X on Afro-American History

NYC

12,T

1/25/65

Some reflections on Negro History Week and the role of Black people in history

NYC

8

 

2/1/65

My death has been ordered

NYC

4

 

2/3/65

Elijah is willing to sit and wait - I'm not

Tuskegee, AL

4

 

2/4/65

Why I came to Selma

Selma, AL

4

 

2/4/65

The house Negro and the field Negro

Selma, AL

4

 

2/6/65

Time is on the side of the African against exploitation and oppression

London, England

4

 

2/9/65

On being barred from France

London, England

2

 

2/9/65

The importance of unity

London, England

4

 

2/9/65

Telephone conversation with Carlos Moore

London, England

8

 

2/10/65

I live for change and action

London, England

4

 

2/11/65

Students as potential revolutionaries

London, England

4

 

2/11/65

The oppressed masses of the world cry out for action against the common oppressor

London, England

4,6

 

2/12/65

The worst human being is one who judges another by the color of his skin

Birmingham, England

4

 

2/12/65

The fight against racism from South Africa to Australia to the USA

London, England

4

 

2/13/65

We are fighting for respect and recognition as human beings for all Black Americans

NYC

4

 

2/14/65

After the Bombing

Detroit, MI

1

 

2/14/65

Educate our people in the science of politics

Detroit, MI

4

 

2/14/65

The Last Message

Detroit, MI

T

2/15/65

There's a worldwide revolution going on

NYC

3,4

 

2/16/65

Not just an American problem, but a world problem

Rochester, NY

3,4

 

2/18/65

Confrontation with an Expert

NYC

1

 

2/18/65

I think with my own mind.

NYC

4

 

2/18/65

Free to participate in the struggle

NYC

4

 

2/18/65

A global rebellion of the oppressed against the oppressor

NYC

4

 

2/18/65

We are demanding an investigation

NYC

4

 

2/18/65

There is a conspiracy to kill me.

NYC

4

 

2/18/65

The Black Muslim movement: an assessment

NYC

4

 

2/19/65

One big force under one banner

NYC

4

 

2/25/65

We have to learn how to think

NYC

4

 

3/28/65

Letter from Ghana

Accra, Ghana

11

 

1965

Autobiography of Malcolm X

NYC

 

 

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Post card to Reginald Little (brother), 1 page, Hopes to see Reginald Little soon

NYC

29

 

 

Letter to Ruth McGuire, Requests that McGuire write

Roxbury, MA

29

 

 

Letter to Ruth Bailey, 1 page,
Writes that he will write a letter soon

Boston, MA

29

 

 

Letter to John Carter, 1 page, unknown location, 10 February, [?]
Arranges to give Carter tickets

 

29

 

 

Malcolm X at Queens College

NYC

9

 

 

 

 

Lecture at Hunter College, speaking as representative of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad

NYC

T

 

Gold Radio Interview by Milton Henry

Cairo, Egypt

T

 

Discussion on Sit Ins with James Baldwin and Laverne McCummins

NYC

T

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