Flowers, Richmond, 1918-2007
Alabama attorney general in the early 1960s who drew national attention when he challenged the segregationist policies of Gov. George C. Wallace and prosecuted Ku Klux Klansmen in the killings of civil rights workers. He later served a prison term for bribery.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing Collection (Birmingham Public Library Archives)
- Southern school news (University of Georgia Libraries)