Gager, John W. Goodrich
John W. Goodrich Gager, Jr. was a student at Yale Divinity School when he was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in a Freedom Ride. As part of the Freedom Ride Gager and five others took a Trailways bus from Nashville, Tennessee, via Memphis, Tennessee to Jackson, Mississippi where they were arrested on 7 June 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)