Griffith, Joe Henry
Joe Henry Griffith was a twenty-six year old graduate student at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York when he was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in a Freedom Ride. As part of the Freedom Ride, Green and seven others took an Illinois Central train from New Orleans, Louisiana to Jackson, Mississippi where they were arrested on 30 May 1961.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)