Hodges, John Oliver
John Oliver Hodges was president of the student body at his high school in Greenwood, Mississippi when he became involved with the civil rights movement. Hodges became a prominent figure in SNCC and worked with the Leflore County Voters League in Greenwood, Mississippi to promote voter registration among the county's African American population.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)