The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Oral memoirs of Lawrence Brooks Hays
Repository: Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives
Collection Description (CRHP): Hays also discusses the civil rights movement including integration in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Collection Description (Extant): Transcript of oral history interviews conducted by A. Ronald Tonks with Brooks Hays over a three year period, 1975-1977. Hays talks about growing up in Arkansas, early memories of church life, college and law school days, his political career, his service in Congress, his tenure on the Christian Life Commission, his terms as president of the Southern Baptist Convention and his work with the Baptist World Alliance.
Digital Status: No
Extent: 1 typescript
Interviewees: Lawrence Brooks Hays
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Arkansas--Politics and government
Civil rights--Religious aspects--Christianity
School integration--Arkansas--Little Rock
Southern Baptist Convention
United States. Congress. House