Gordon, Albert F.
At the age of 27, Gordon, then a history teacher at Brooklyn, New York's Tilden High School and a CORE member, rode from Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi via Trailways on July 9, 1961. He was arrested. Gordon was involved in both the labor and civil rights movements.
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)