Alford, Geary Simmons, 1945-
Originally from McComb, Mississippi, Geary Simmons Alford was a student at Millsaps College in 1967 when he participated in a student-led protest march in May 1967 following the police shooting of Benjamin Brown. Alford went on to receive his doctorate in psychology and is a practicing psychologist in Jackson, Mississippi.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)
- Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission photograph of James Waide, David Doggett and Geary Simmons Alford leading a group of marchers down a sidewalk during a demonstration led by Millsaps College students following the police shooting of Benjamin Brown, 1967 May 11 [sic] (Black-and-white photographs)