The CORE Project

1961 arrest photo of CORE member Julia Aaron as Freedom Rider

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Title

1961 arrest photo of CORE member Julia Aaron as Freedom Rider

Subject

New Orleans CORE

Description

This is the 1961 arrest photo for CORE member Julia Aaron as a Freedom Rider in Jackson, Mississippi. He was only 20 years old at the time,

One of the founding members of New Orleans CORE, she lived in the St. Bernard public housing project and was a student at Southern University.

Creator

Jackson, Mississippi Police Department

Source

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Publisher

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Date

May 24, 1961

Rights

public domain

Coverage

Jackson, Mississippi. 1961

Files

Citation

Jackson, Mississippi Police Department, “1961 arrest photo of CORE member Julia Aaron as Freedom Rider,” The CORE Project, accessed October 23, 2017, http://www.thecoreproject.org/omeka/items/show/61.