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    [Montgomery Improvement Association]. Group of Five Documents Related to Membership in the MIA including: MIA Pamphlet. Nine pages, 4" x 6", Montgomery, n. d. [circa December 1955]. This small pamphlet outlines the mission of the MIA in ten points: non-partisan civic and political education; community relationships, including "developing channels of inter-racial communication"; education for individual competence; improvement of economic status; health; recreation; law enforcement; public relations; cultural advancement; and spiritual enrichment. Ends with a personal plea from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as president. [and:] MIA Press Release: History and Initial Membership. Two printed pages, 8.5" x 11", Montgomery, n. d. With holographic edits. [and:] Application for Registration, Questionnaire and Oath. Four pages, 8.5" x 14", [Montgomery], n. d. With two notecard applications, measuring 5.5" x 3.25" each.

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