Mahoney, William, 1941-
A native of Washington, D.C. and NAG activist, as a nineteen-year old Howard University student, William Carl Mahoney joined the Freedom Ride from Nashville to Jackson, Mississippi in Montgomery, Alabama on May 28, 1961. In 1969, he would publish the novel Black Jacob.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Poor People's Corporation--Correspondence, COFO, 1964, 1964, Oct. 15-1964, Dec. 27, undated (Poor People's Corporation records, 1960-1967, Archives Main Stacks, Mss 172, Box 1, Folder 2) (Correspondence)
- SAVF--Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) (Social Action vertical file, circa 1930-2002; Archives Main Stacks, Mss 577, Box 47, Folder 16) (Reports)
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)