The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Reflections on the Kansas City Riot of 1968
Repository: Missouri State Archives
Collection Description (Extant): The Reverend David K. Fly was ordained to the Episcopal priesthood in 1966 and began his ministry as Canon Pastor of Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Kansas City, Missouri. Fly served in urban, rural and campus ministries throughout the Midwest, and since his retirement in 1998, has been writing about his experiences. Fly's article, "An Episcopal Priest's Reflections of the Kansas City Riot of 1968," was published in January 2006 Missouri Historical Review, and this work is the topic of his presentation. He has also completed a full memoir, "Faces of Faith-Reflections in a Rearview Mirror."
Access Copy Note: Video and transcript available at collection URL.
Collection URL: http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/about/presentations.asp#kcriot
Digital Status: Yes
Extent: 58 minutes 31 seconds (58:31)
Interviewees: Rev. David K. Fly
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights movements--Missouri
Civil rights--Religious aspects--Christianity
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968--Assassination