Morton, David Kerr
David Kerr Morton was a twenty-one year old folk singer and freelance writer residing in Jackson, Wyoming when he was arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in a Freedom Ride. As part of the Freedom Ride, Morton and six others took a Greyhound bus from Nashville, Tenneseee to Jackson, Mississippi where they were arrested on 11 June 1961.
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)