1961 arrest photo for Jorgia Siegel as Freedom Rider

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Title

1961 arrest photo for Jorgia Siegel as Freedom Rider

Description

This is the 1961 arrest photo for Jorgia Siegel as a Freedom Rider in Jackson, Mississippi. After the rides, she became active with the national CORE on New York as a fund raiser and organized groups in the city to go down to the March on Washington.
She eventually became a registered nurse.

Source

http://mdah.state.ms.us/arrec/digital_archives

Publisher

Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Coverage

Mississippi, 1961

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Citation

“1961 arrest photo for Jorgia Siegel as Freedom Rider,” corenyc.org, accessed June 18, 2019, http://www.corenyc.org/omeka/items/show/184.