Blevins, George Marion, 1939-
As a twenty-one year old Chouinard Art Institute student, George Marion Blevins was arrested on June 25, 1961 at the Illinois Central Railroad terminal in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in a Freedom Ride. Blevins also worked with the New Orleans CORE during the summer of 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom Riders' 40th Anniversary Oral History Project, 2001 (John Davis Williams Library (University of Mississippi))
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)