2 linear ft.
Biographical sketch -- Scope and Content note -- Folder listing.
The collection includes Allen's papers as President of the Convention. The papers consist of correspondence and subject files. The majority of the papers relate to the operations of the Convention, such as agency and committee files. Major files are included on the Committee on Committees, the Mission Service Corps, and Jimmy Carter.
Jimmy R. Allen Papers, Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives.
Southern Baptist pastor and denominational leader. Allen served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention from 1977 to 1979. In 1979 he was selected as President of the Radio and Television Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Inventory available in repository.