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Freedom Riders

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Freedom Riders

Freedom Riders

Freedom Riders

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Scott talks with two of the thirteen people who took a Freedom Ride from Washington, D.C. to New Orleans in 1961. At the time he joined the ride, B. Elton Cox was minister living in High Point, North Carolina. Edward Blankenheim was a student at the University of Arizona.